The 14th IOL Power Club Meeting will be held in the bucolic city of St.
Pete Beach on the beautiful Gulf Coast of Florida near Tampa.
Our meeting will take place October 22-25, 2018. It is chaired and
organized by Co-Chairs: Drs. Kenneth J Hoffer and H John Shammas.
IPC meetings are open to members, sponsors and invited guests only.
Participants wishing to make one or more presentations should contact
John Shammas at HShammas@AOL.com.
Topics for presentations and discussions are:
- Biometry: measurement of ocular parameters.
- Determination of corneal power.
- IOL position (measurement and prediction.)
- IOL power determination (formulas and methods).
- Phakic and pseudophakic IOL calculation.
- Premium IOLs including Toric and Multifocals.
- Calculating Astigmatic Toric IOL power.
By popular demand, each presentation is scheduled for 10 minutes with 10
minutes of discussion. The discussions are essential and the very spirit of
IPC and have again been expanded for this meeting. As usual there will be
a social program which spouses are encouraged to attend. It will include
cultural and culinary experiences, as you have been accustomed to at all
IPC meetings in the past.
NOTE CAREFULLY BELOW.
The meeting starts 6:30 PM Welcome Reception on Monday Oct 22nd
and the scientific session begins at 9 AM Tuesday, October 23rd and runs
to Noon on Thursday, October 25th with ample time for everyone to get to
the AAO Meeting in Chicago or home. The IPC Dinner is on Tuesday.
The meeting venue is the TradeWinds Island Resort in
St. Pete Beach, FL, 5500 Gulf Blvd, +1-727-367-6461
Price cut off is September 20th. On booking, use link
https://www.tradewindsresort.com/ipc and please refer to “IOL Power Club”
or “IPC”. There are also many options nearby (www.Booking.com).
Meeting details will be posted on www.iolpowerclub.org and be updated
as they develop. Further details will be sent later. Bring Bathing Suit!