Live, Interactive Webinars

Cybersight offers free, live online training events for eye health professionals. Expert international faculty discuss comprehensive ophthalmology topics, with live audio and video. Join colleagues from more than 100 countries around the world for interactive presentations, surgical demonstrations and expert Q&A.

A computer, tablet or smartphone with an Internet connection is required to participate. A link to join the session will be sent by email after you register. Can’t make it? Don’t worry, we record every event and post it in the Cybersight Library.

If you attend a Cybersight webinar for at least 80% of the scheduled time, and you have a Cybersight account, you will automatically receive a certificate of attendance 24 hours after the webinar ends.

Schedule of Upcoming Webinars

June 21, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Eyeing Excellence: Igniting Passion and Safety through Ergonomics in Ophthalmology!

Dr. Donny Suh
Dr. Benjamin Young
Dr. Susan Ksiazek

Discover the connection of passion and safety in ophthalmology with our webinar, "Eyeing Excellence." Explore how ergonomic principles enhance precision and dedication in surgical practices. Learn the important role of ergonomic factors in creating a safer ophthalmic working environment. Gain practical insights into ergonomic design, optimizing workspaces, instruments, and techniques for maximum efficiency. Engage in an interactive Q&A session with expert panelists, transforming your approach to ophthalmic care. (Level: All)

June 27, 2024
13:00-14:30 GMT/UTC

Mastering MSICS Surgery: The Mentorship, Cases, and Techniques

Dr. Parikshit Gogate
Dr. Nitin Tulsyan
Dr. Haripriya Aravind
Dr. Sarwar Alam
India, Nepal, & Bangladesh

In this highly interactive and video-based webinar, three SICS surgeons will reveal tips and techniques garnered through decades of practice and mentorship throughout their careers. Each speaker will delineate specific steps as a demonstration for the audience. Audience members will view novel approaches to MSICS surgery as they look to incorporate these strategies into their practices. This webinar is dedicated to Dr. Ravi Thomas who made MSICS training, research, and promotion a cornerstone of his vibrant career. (Level: All)

July 1, 2024
13:00-15:00 GMT/UTC

Managing Astigmatism at the Time of Cataract Surgery

Dr. Balamurali Ambati
Dr. Vaishali Vasavada
Dr. Jerry Hu
Dr. Dagny Zhu
Dr. John F. Doane
USA & India

In this moderated panel, five expert refractive cataract surgeons will discuss their journey to correct astigmatism in their cataract patients before phaco surgery. The webinar will cover five aspects of eye care: (1) management of patient expectations, (2) calculating measurements for Toric lens while overseeing and planning for posterior corneal astigmatism and femto-AK, respectively, (3) execution tips and tricks for Toric surgery techniques, (4) LALs, Toric IOL update, and bioptics, and lastly, (5) management of astigmatism in complex corneal situations. Questions received during the registration and webinar will also be discussed. (Level: All)

July 1, 2024
19:00-20:00 CST (GMT+8)




July 13, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

4th Annual Crandall Cybersight Cataract Conference

Dr. David Chang
Dr. David Crandall
Dr. Bonnie An Henderson
Dr. Kevin M. Miller
Dr. Thomas Oetting
Dr. Bruna Ventura
USA & Brazil

Join us for the 4th Annual Crandall Cataract Conference! The theme this year is to show a challenging situation or complication that might be encountered by most cataract surgeons. Each faculty member will present a 5-minute edited teaching case video, followed by 6 minutes of faculty panel discussion. At the case conclusion, each faculty member will highlight and disseminate a few key teaching points for ophthalmic residents and experienced phaco surgeons. For the last 20 minutes, the audience will have the opportunity to ask questions to the full faculty panel. (Level: All)

July 19, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Using OCT as an Approach to Diagnose Glaucomatous and Other Optic Neuropathies

Dr. Christian Mardin
Ophthalmologist, FAU, Germany

Clinically, the difference between glaucomatous and simple optic atrophy of other origins is not always clear. OCT with the ability to image and measure inner retinal layers in the macula and peripapillary area, with the measurement of rim atrophy, is of great help to overcome this difficulty in the multimodal analysis with other examinations. This webinar will highlight a possible approach to optic atrophies, systematically using OCT techniques. (Level: All)

July 25, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Review of Cranial Nerves 3, 4, and 6

Dr. Wesley Chan
Ophthalmologist, Dalhousie University, Canada

During this live webinar, we will discuss the three cranial nerves that are responsible for ocular motility. We will review the clinical features of cranial 3, 4, and 6 palsies and their most common etiologies. Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be discussed. (Level: Beginner)

August 1, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Perfecciona Tu Técnica de Esclerectomía Profunda

Dr. Gabriel Lazcano
Dra. Rosario Varallo
Dr. Javier González
México, Uruguay, & España

Durante este seminario web en vivo, discutiremos los pasos más importantes para perfeccionar tu técnica de esclerectomía profunda en pacientes con glaucoma. Panelistas de México, España y Uruguay resaltarán sus experiencias y compartirán consejos clínicos. Se explorarán las preguntas recibidas durante el registro y durante el seminario web. (Nivel: Intermedio y Avanzado)

August 6, 2024
16:00-17:00 GMT/UTC

Live Surgical Demonstration: Complex Cataract Surgery and Endothelial Keratoplasty

Dr. James Lehmann
Ophthalmologist, Focal Point Vision, USA

During this live surgical demonstration, Dr. Lehmann will perform one cornea case and one tough cataract with brief lectures in between the cases. Join us for this unique, interactive session spotlighting a surgeon's mind and technique on complex cataract surgery and endothelial keratoplasty. Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be discussed live. (Level: Intermediate and Advanced)

August 14, 2024
12:00-13:00 GMT/UTC

Diagnosis and Management of Low Tension Glaucoma

Dr. Claire Wright
Ophthalmologist, Hamilton Eye Institute at the University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA

During this live webinar, we will discuss the epidemiology and clinical features of Low Tension Glaucoma (LTG). We will review the diagnostic work-up and the differential diagnosis of LTG. Lastly, we will discuss the medical and surgical management of LTG and how these management strategies differ from those of Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG). Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be discussed. (Level: Intermediate)

August 23, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Lessons Learned in Diabetic Retinopathy

Dr. Maria Berrocal
Ophthalmologist, Drs Berrocal & Associates, Puerto Rico

During this live webinar, we will discuss pearls in the medical and surgical management of diabetic retinopathy and its complications. We will showcase different surgical techniques through informative videos. Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be discussed. (Level: Intermediate)

August 30, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Precision and Progress: Advancements in Modern Refractive Cataract Surgery

Dr. J. Morgan Micheletti
Ophthalmologist, Berkeley Eye Center, USA

This webinar will highlight the latest advancements in refractive cataract surgery, focusing on advanced technology intraocular lenses (ATIOLs), the latest biometry, and operating room trends for enhancing cataract surgery outcomes. We will discuss how these innovations are revolutionizing surgical precision, improving patient outcomes, and setting new standards for customizable and accurate vision correction. Questions received during registration and the webinar will be discussed. (Level: Intermediate and Advanced)

September 13, 2024
13:00-14:30 GMT/UTC

2024 Strauss Simulation Symposium: Forum on Technology in Surgical Education

Dr. Glenn Howard Strauss
Dr. John Ferris
Dr. Jaclyn Haugsdal
Natalia Ronatowicz

During this live webinar, we will hear subject matter experts (SMEs) discuss challenges and solutions for improving the efficiency of surgical skills training. This 90-minute facilitated discussion will be centered on defining the key challenges for (a) improving the efficiency of surgical skills training, (b) integrating technological advances into existing training programs, and (c) validating the training advances. We will thread comparisons, build upon responses, and address the mentioned challenges throughout the webinar. Attendees are invited to contribute their responses and provide questions on this critical topic. (Level: All)

September 17, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Infectious Keratitis: Management and Emerging Therapeutics

Dr. Rachel Wozniak
Ophthalmologist, University of Rochester, Flaum Eye Institute, USA

This webinar will focus on current approaches in the surgical and medical management of infectious keratitis. Trends in antimicrobial resistance around the world will be discussed in addition to novel and emerging therapies on the horizon. Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be discussed. (Level: Intermediate)

September 23, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Innovations and Advances in Retinoblastoma Management

Dr. Jesse Berry
Ophthalmologist, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, USA

During this webinar, Dr. Berry will discuss the diagnosis, routine clinical management, and recent imaging and research innovations for a rare pediatric intraocular tumor, retinoblastoma (RB). After this lecture, you will be able to (1) identify the must-not-miss clinical features for diagnosis of RB, (2) explain the common indications and types of treatment, (3) describe new imaging modalities for RB, and (4) describe the role of a liquid biopsy in RB management. Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be discussed. (Level: All)

September 30, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

An Approach to the Juvenile Patient With Glaucoma

Dr. Nombuso Mathe
Ophthalmologist, University of Kwazulu Natal, South Africa

During this live webinar, we will discuss glaucoma in the juvenile patient. We will examine the diagnosis, the medical and surgical management, and the potential challenges in this group. Ethical considerations in the young, sight-impaired patient will be explored. Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be deliberated. (Level: All)

October 9, 2024
13:00-14:00 GMT/UTC

Surgical Approach to Pediatric Cataracts

Dr. Ernesto Otero
Ophthalmologist, Superior School of Ophthalmology Barraquer Institute of America, Colombia

During this live webinar, Dr. Otero will discuss his approach to pediatric cataracts based on the patient's age. The attendees will get acquainted with the challenges of pediatric cataracts and discover clinical pearls to navigate the patient's surgical care plan. Questions received from registration and during the webinar will also be discussed. (Level: Advanced)

November 15, 2024
14:00-15:00 GMT/UTC

Clinical Technology & Surgical Techniques in the Evolving Management of Corneal Diseases

Dr. Björn Bachmann
Ophthalmologist, University Hospital Cologne, Department of Ophthalmology, Germany

The current state of the art in the diagnosis and treatment of corneal diseases depends on imaging techniques to visualize the morphology, 3D structure, and optical quality of the cornea. Improvements in imaging allow for increasingly individualized treatment of corneal diseases. In this live webinar, we will discuss corneal diseases in the context of the development of imaging techniques over the last decades. (Level: All)

November 25, 2024
17:00-18:00 GMT/UTC

What I Wish I Knew for My First 50 MSICS Cases

Dr. Sila Bal
Ophthalmologist, Straub Medical Center, USA

During this live webinar, we will discuss beginner tips, tricks, and insights to help surgeons master manual small incision cataract surgery. The webinar will include foundational steps, complications and how to deal with them, and best practices. Our goal is to make this important surgical technique more approachable! (Level: Beginner)

December 19, 2024
14:00-15:00 GMT/UTC

Cranial Nerve 3 Palsy: Learn the Basics in Under an Hour

Dr. Aishwarya Sriram
Ophthalmologist, University of Utah/Moran Eye Center, USA

During this live webinar, we will discuss when to consider a CN3 palsy and how to evaluate various features (partial, complete, pupil-sparing, pupil-involving). We will also highlight the appropriate workup when a CN3 palsy is suspected, and how to test for mimicking diseases like myasthenia gravis. Lastly, we will review treatment options, both medical and surgical. (Level: Beginner)