ARVO Research Presentations

We are proud to share the work being presented by Casey Eye Institute faculty, trainees and researchers at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Meeting 2022. 

Casey Eye Institute participation in ARVO 2022

By the numbers:

19 Paper presentations
20 Poster presentations
20 Faculty presenters
17 Trainee presenters

Sunday, May 1

Date Time Location Presenter Title Presentation Type
Sunday, May 1 12:15 PM - 2:15 PM MDT A0107 Austin Igelman Characterizing the refractive error during the first 2 decades of life in patients with congenital stationary night blindness Poster
Sunday, May 1 12:15 PM - 2:15 PM MDT Virtual Shandiz Tehrani, M.D., Ph.D. Pilot study of novel gene delivery technique to specifically target retinal ganglion cells Poster
Sunday, May 1 12:15 PM - 2:15 PM MDT F0058 PengXiao Zhang Generative-adversarial-learning-based biomarker activation map for improving the interpretability of deep-learning-aided diabetic retinopathy screening Poster
Sunday, May 1 12:38 PM - 12:56 AM MDT 702/704/706 Yan Li, Ph.D. Keratoconus detection using OCT Minisymposium
Sunday, May 1 1:06 PM - 1:23 PM MDT 4EF Mile High Blrm Benjamin Sivyer, Ph.D. Functional diversity of intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells in the mouse retina. Paper
Sunday, May 1 2:45 PM - 4:15 PM MDT 4EF Mile High Blrm Yali Jia, Ph.D. Multidisciplinary Ophthalmic Imaging Group - AI based imaging biomarker: new updates and real-world implementation Cross-Sectional Group
Sunday, May 1 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM MDT Virtual Ou Tan, Ph.D. Focal Loss Analysis of Peripapillary Nerve Fiber Layer Reflectance for Glaucoma Diagnosis Poster
Sunday, May 1 4:56 PM - 3:07 PM MDT 4EF Mile High Blrm Yali Jia, Ph.D. Nonperfusion (avascular) area and retinal fluid volume, two biomarkers from one scan Cross-Sectional Group
Sunday, May 1 2:45PM - 4:45 PM MDT Andrew Nguyen Quantification of fibrovascular ridge thickness in retinopathy of prematurity using swept-source optical coherence tomography Poster

Monday, May 2

Date Time Location Presenter Title Presentation Type
Monday, May 2 10:00 AM - 10:17 AM MDT Four Seasons Blrm 1 Aaron Coyner Grayscale Retinal Vessel Maps Are Associated with Self-Reported Race: Implications for Artificial Intelligence Models Paper
Monday, May 2 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM MDT 4EF Mile High Blrm Ben Sivyer, Ph.D. Retinal circuits Paper
Monday, May 2 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM MDT A0195 Clara Llorens Quintana, Ph.D. Anterior topographic limbal demarcation with ultrawide-field OCT Poster
Monday, May 2 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM MDT A0348 Earnest Kim Decrease in Returning Pediatric Amblyopia Patients and Potential Impact on Visual Outcomes Poster
Monday, May 2 10:51 AM - 11:08 AM MDT Four Seasons Blrm 1 Tristan Hormel, Ph.D. A Comparison of OCT Angiography Non-Perfusion Area Measurements Made With a Rules-Based Approach and Artificial Intelligence Paper
Monday, May 2 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM MDT Poster hall Omkar Thaware, B Optom, MSVS Application of optical coherence elastography for corneal stiffness measurement Poster
Monday, May 2 12:35 PM - 12:55 PM MDT 2C/3C Mile High Blrm Ted Acott, Ph.D. Segmental Outflow in Glaucoma and Intraocular Pressure Homeostasis Minisymposium
Monday, May 2 1:24 PM - 1:42 PM MDT 601/603 Phoebe Lin, M.D., Ph.D. The impact of the intestinal microbiota on intestinal and sytemic immunity affecting autoimmune uveitis Minisymposium
Monday, May 2 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM MDT F0362 Martha Neuringer, Ph.D. Toward a gene-edited nonhuman primate model of Usher syndrome 1B Poster
Monday, May 2 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM MDT Virtual Eli Pavlatos Combining OCT Corneal Topography and Thickness Maps to Diagnose Keratoconus Using a Convolutional Neural Network Poster
Monday, May 2 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM MDT F0454 Lesley Everett, M.D., Ph.D. Commercially available, unmodified Octopus perimeters can characterize rod-photoreceptor function in two-color dark-adapted perimetry Poster
Monday, May 2 6:48 PM - 7:06 MDT Yali Jia, Ph.D. High-speed wide-field swept-source OCT and OCT angiography: desktop and handheld` Paper

Tuesday, May 3

Date Time Location Presenter Title Presentation Type
Tuesday, May 3 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM MDT Virtual Thomas Hwang, M.D. Automated fluid volume detection is associated with 1-year treatment requirements in eyes with diabetic macular edema Poster
Tuesday, May 3 11:38 AM - 11:55 AM MDT 702/704/706 Adam Hanif, M.D. Federated learning for collaborative clinical diagnosis and disease epidemiology in retinopathy of prematurity Paper
Tuesday, May 3 12:12 AM - 12:29 PM MDT 2C/3C Mile High Blrm Jimmy Chen Factors Involved in Developing an Open Electronic Health Record Glaucoma Dataset Paper
Tuesday, May 3 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MDT Virtual Min Gao, MS Identification and characterization of microaneurysm in OCT and OCT angiography Poster
Tuesday, May 3 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MDT VA0067 Eliesa Ing, M.D. Isolation of trabecular meshwork (TM) RNA and analysis of gene expression following serial bevacizumab injections in rat eyes. Poster
Tuesday, May 3 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MDT F0063 Jie Wang, MS Artificial Intelligence-assisted Projection-resolved Optical Coherence Tomographic Angiography (aiPR-OCTA) Poster
Tuesday, May 3 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MDT Virtual Yukun Gao, MS A Deep Learning-based Method for Retinal Layer and Drusen Segmentation on Optical Coherence Tomography Poster
Tuesday, May 3 2:12 PM - 2:30 PM MDT 1EF Mile High Blrm Mark Pennesi, M.D., Ph.D. Using CRISPR to treat inherited retinal degenerations Cross-Sectional Group
Tuesday, May 3 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM MDT A0400 Kate Keller, Ph.D. Effects of biomechanical cues on filopodia, tunneling nanotubes, and myosin-X in trabecular meshwork cells Poster
Tuesday, May 3 4:21 PM - 4:38 PM MDT Four Seasons Blrm 1 Susan Ostmo Ultra-widefield optical coherence tomography in retinopathy of prematurity Paper
Tuesday, May 3 4:38 PM - 4:55 PM MDT Four Seasons Blrm 1 J. Peter Campbell, M.D., M.P.H. Effectiveness of an artificial-intelligence based single-exam retinopathy of prematurity prediction model in three Asian populations Paper

Wednesday, May 4

Date Time Location Presenter Title Presentation Type
Wednesday, May 4 11:25 AM - 11:42 AM MDT 4AB Mile High Blrm Renee Ryals, Ph.D. Lipid nanoparticles transfect multiple retinal cell types in the non-human primate. Paper
Wednesday, May 4 11:42 AM to 11:59 AM MDT 702/704/706 Shanjida Khan Measurement of true Henle's fiber layer and outer nuclear layer thickness using volumetric directional optical coherence tomography Paper
Wednesday, May 4 12:30 PM to 2: 30 PM MDT A0228 Brooke Harkness, O.D. Detection of tear protein biomarkers associated with contact lens use Poster
Wednesday, May 4 1:43 PM - 2:00 PM MDT 2C/3C Mile High Blrm Yali Jia, Ph.D. AI in translation of functional OCT between bedside and bench Minisymposium
Wednesday, May 4 2:38 PM to 2:55 PM MDT 205/207 Kotaro Tsuboi, M.D. Automated macular fluid volume as a treatment indicator for diabetic macular edema  Paper
Wednesday, May 4 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM MDT Virtual Paul Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 18 Month Analysis of Macular Structure using Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) from a Phase 1/2 Clinical Study of Subretinal Gene Therapy Drug AGTC-501 for X-Linked Retinitis Pigmentosa Poster
Wednesday, May 4 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM MDT F0129 Shuibin Ni, MS Handheld ultra-widefield optical coherence tomography Poster

May 11, 2022

Date Time Location Presenter Title Presentation Type
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM PDT Virtual David Huang, M.D., Ph.D. Imaging biomarkers for diabetic macular ischemia Special Interest Group