Focus on Eye Health National Summit 2013 Agenda

 Washington Marriott at Metro Center – Washington, DC - June 18, 2013 - 8:00am -2:30pm

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The Economic Burden of Vision Loss and Eye Disorders
John Wittenborn
NORC at the University of Chicago

Vision Surveillance in the United States
Paul Lee, MD, JD
University of Michigan

Vision Benefits for Children under the Affordable Care Act
Joe Touschner
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute

NEI Audacious Goals Initiative in Vision Research and Blindness Rehabilitation
Paul A. Sieving, MD, PhD
National Eye Institute

Low Vision Rehabilitation Services: Challenges with Access to Care

Michael Fischer, OD
Northport VA Medical Center

Women’s Eye Health
Janine Austin Clayton, MD
NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health

Session : Vision Data You Can Use

Healthy People 2020 Vision Health Data
Asel Ryskulova, MD, PhD
CDC National Center for Health Statistics

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey (BRFSS)/National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH)
John Crews, DPA
CDC Vision Health Initiative

US Census American Community Survey

Matthew Brault
US Census Bureau

Session: A Systems Approach for Vision Health

Adult Eye Health
Paul Lee, MD, JD
University of Michigan

Adult State Example: Ohio’s Aging Eye Public Private Partnership
Rafat Ansari, PhD
Co-Chair, Ohio’s Aging Eye Public Private Partnership and Prevent Blindness Ohio Volunteer
(Senior Scientist, NASA John H. Glenn Research Center)

Children's Eye Health
Kathleen Murphy, DNP, RN, FNP-BC
University of Texas

Children State Example: Children’s Vision Massachusetts
Kathy Majzoub, RN, MBA
Prevent Blindness America

Session: Burden of Vision Problems

Impact of Vision Problems on Quality of Life
Cynthia Owsley, PhD, MSPH
University of Alabama at Birmingham

The Underestimated Global Impact of Impaired Vision
Howard Purcell, OD
Vision Impact Institute

Estimating the U.S. Burden of Vision Problems
John Wittenborn
NORC at the University of Chicago