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Members of the Childhood Glaucoma Research Network collaborate to promote progress in research of pediatric glaucoma. Membership is free and open to professionals with an academic or clinical interest in pediatric glaucoma.
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CGRN Annual Meeting @ AAO 2019
American Academy of Ophthalmology
2019 Annual Meeting
San Francisco, California, United States
October 13, 2019
CGRN members discussed the ongoing Severity Staging System of Childhood Glaucoma, Pediatric Preventable Blindness, introduced the Sandbox Consortium, and shared upcoming publications through CGRN collaborative efforts.
CGRN@ UKPGS 2019
United Kingdom Paediatric Glaucoma Society 2019 Annual Meeting
London, United Kingdom
January 25, 2019
CGRN members discuss current internationally collaborative initiatives including the the Harley CGRN International Pediatric Glaucoma Registry, Global Eye SITE, Pediatric Preventable Blindness, and more.
CGRN @ WGC 2019
8th World Glaucoma Congress
March 27, 2019
CGRN members discuss the Harley CGRN International Pediatric Glaucoma Registry, Severity Staging System of Childhood Glaucoma, a CGRN Federated Registry, and more ongoing initiatives.
CGRN @ UKPGS 2020
United Kingdom Paediatric Glaucoma Society 2020 Annual Meeting
London, United Kingdom
January 24, 2020
Dr. Ta Chen Peter Chang of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute provided an update on recent CGRN publications, introduction to new projects, and status updates of ongoing projects.
CGRN Sandbox Symposium 2020
The Kolokotrones Lecture
A Primer on Genetic Testing in Childhood Glaucoma
October 17, 2020
In our first ever virtual event, CGRN members, Dr. Young and Dr. Wiggs, present critical theory and reasoning for obtaining genetic testing, explain the identified genetic code of the 11 genes linked with blindness and provide strategies for counseling families
CGRN Annual Meeting 2020
Held virtually during AAO
November 14, 2020
Members discuss the positive impacts of COVID-19 on the organization including the creation of The Kolokotrones Lecture Series and a pre-recorded DryWet Lab™ instructional video and accompanying surgical kit. Dr. Jamie Brandt presents a case example of PreserFlo Microshunt and Dr. Terri Young discusses the importance of genetics in childhood glaucoma.
AAO DryWet Lab™ Instruction Video
This following video is a companion to the DryWet Lab™ Kit which is available to the first 40 registrants for
AAO Course 604
The full video is available with your paid attendance to AAO 2020 until February 2021
The CGRN would like thank these sponsors who have contributed to the education of those with an interest in caring for children with glaucoma.
CGRN Journal Club 2020
Follow-Up Adherence and Barriers to Care for Pediatric Glaucoma at a Tertiary Care Center
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
November 20, 2020
Presented by Bascom Palmer Glaucoma Fellow Lisa Tom, MD with special guest, lead author Ray Areaux, MD
Bascom Palmer Journal Club
February 26th, 2021
Glaucoma Fellow, Dr. Ann Quan as Presenter, for CGRN member, Dr. Sharon Freedman of Duke University.
Click below to view the article
Glaucoma-Related Adverse Events at 10 Years in the Infant Aphakia Treatment Study: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial
Sharon F. Freedman, MD; Allen D. Beck, MD; Azhar Nizam, MS; et al