Influence of Light on the Choroid and Potential Implications in Myopia

Speaker: Dr. Lisa Ostrin, OD, Ph.D., FAAO, FARVO

Associate Professor, University of Houston

College of Optometry, TX, United States

In this Vision Science talk session, Dr. Ostrin will be discussing the role of choroids in Myopia Development and potentially in Myopia Control with an aim to understand natural diurnal rhythms in choroidal thickness and how they are influenced by the intensity and spectral composition of light exposure in humans and non-human primates.

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Wednesday, 31st August 2022
9AM (CDT), 3PM (BST), 7:30PM (IST)

Moderator: Bita Heidarzadeh
Senior Training Manager
Vision Science Academy

Program Coordinator:  Manish Panjiyar
Assistant Program Manager
Vision Science Academy

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