Myopia Control: Whom to target with myopia interventions? With Dr. Yi Pang
Description: Dr. Pang will lecture on myopia risk and current treatment of myopia in US including controlling myopia development as well as controlling myopia progression. Dr. Pang will emphasize on whom to target with myopia interventions? The clinical pears and clinical evidence will be discussed.
Yi Pang, O.D., Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research
Illinois College of Optometry
Dr. Pang is the Associate Dean and professor at the Illinois College of Optometry, USA. Dr Pang is active in didactic teaching, clinical teaching, and research. Dr. Pang is an attending optometrist in the Pediatric and Binocular Vision Service at the Illinois Eye Institute. Her research interests are in the areas of amblyopia, strabismus, myopia, and binocular vision function. Currently, she leads several NIH-funded multi-center amblyopia studies, myopia control studies, and other research projects. She has authored more than 170 peer-reviewed publications and abstracts. In addition, Dr. Pang is in the editorial boards of numerous prestigious journals and is an active reviewer for many top journals. Dr. Pang is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.
Dr. Pang will present “Myopia Management in US”.