International Keratoconus Symposium

Attend the 2nd Annual IKA Keratoconus Symposium in Bethesda, Maryland: May 18-19, 2024

10 COPE-Accredited CE Credits Available Virtually or In-Person


The management of keratoconus is evolving rapidly, bringing new opportunities for eye care clinicians to improve outcomes even in patients with complex cases. At IKA 2024, renowned experts will share insights that will help community clinicians enhance their use of diagnostic tools and treatment strategies for patients across the spectrum of keratoconus severity. Register now and earn CE/CME credits during this live educational conference designed for all eye care professionals involved in keratoconus management.

Program Co-Chairs

  • S. Barry Eiden, OD, FAAO, FSLS
  • Andrew S. Morgenstern, OD, FAAO, FNAP
  • Elizabeth Yeu, MD

Topics Include:

  • Urgency in Keratoconus Management: Early Detection Can Prevent Vision Loss
  • Evidence-Based Insights into the Pathogenesis of Keratoconus
  • Classifying KC Severity, Detecting Progression, and Determining Prognosis
  • Medical Contact Lens – What’s New and What’s Coming Down the Pipeline
  • Cataract Surgery in Keratoconus 1: Diagnostic Considerations Before the OR
  • Special Keratoconus Population Considerations 1: Military Readiness
  • Special Keratoconus Population Considerations 2: Down Syndrome
  • Pediatric Prevalence of Keratoconus and the Dire Clinical Implications
  • Disentangling Genetic Risk Profiles for Keratoconus
  • Keratoconus from the Patient’s Perspective

Attend the conference in-person just outside of Washington, DC, or attend virtually!