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New Horizons Forum


Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum — Speeding the development of new therapies and diagnostics for glaucoma patients.

New Horizons Forum unites key clinical, industry, financial, and FDA leaders in a unique exchange on research innovation and advances in glaucoma treatment. Launched in 2012 by the Glaucoma Research Foundation, this catalyst meeting is designed to bring the essential components together in order to speed the translation of new ideas into clinical practice.

New Horizons Forum will take place on Friday, February 11, 2022. Register Now »

Keynote Lecture


We are pleased to announce the Keynote Speaker: Ranya Habash, MD will be presenting the 2022 Drs. Henry and Frederick Sutro Memorial Lecture at New Horizons Forum.

Ranya Habash, MD
CEO, LifeLong Vision
Microsoft AI for Health
FDA Digital Health Network of Experts
Chief Medical Officer, Everbridge
Medical Director, Technology Innovation
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

View previous Glaucoma 360 Keynote Speakers »

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What key opinion leaders are saying about New Horizons Forum:

“Attending New Horizons Forum gives you an amazing lift as you see the terrific innovations that are on the horizon.”
- Reay H. Brown, MD, Atlanta Ophthalmology Associates

“New Horizons is a unique meeting that brings together clinicians, industry members, and patients for an open discussion about the treatment of glaucoma today and in the future.”
- Malik Kahook, MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine

“I've never seen such an effective mix of scientists, doctors, industry, patients, FDA, and venture funding. Enhanced by good food and plentiful coffee. Wow.”
- Benjamin Backus, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Vivid Vision, Inc.

“The best one-day event for the field of glaucoma.””
- Eugene de Juan, Jr., MD, Founder and Vice-Chairman, ForSight labs

Who should attend:

  • Early-stage company CEOs and executives
  • Business Development and other representatives from companies that offer pharmaceuticals, devices, drug delivery, and IOP monitoring for glaucoma patients
  • Key Opinion Leaders and Leading Ophthalmologists
  • Industry Executives
  • Venture Capitalists
  • Representatives from Clinical Research Organizations
  • Scientific innovators



Adrienne Graves, PhD
Glaucoma 360 Founder and Co-Chair
Independent Director: Iveric Bio, Nicox S.A., Oxurion, Greenbrook TMS NeuroHealth, Surface Ophthalmics, Qlaris Bio, and TherOptix

Andrew G. Iwach, MD
Glaucoma 360 Founder and Co-Chair
Executive Director
Glaucoma Center of San Francisco
Chair, Board of Directors
Glaucoma Research Foundation

New Horizons Advisory Board

Nationally and internationally respected leaders in the field of glaucoma, business, and medical innovation provide leadership for the Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum. The Advisory Board is actively involved, along with the Glaucoma 360 Program Committee, in planning the meeting and recommending engaging speakers, noteworthy panelists, and timely topics.



All Glaucoma 360 events in February 2022 will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, 345 Stockton Street, near Union Square in downtown San Francisco, California.

To ensure the health and safety of attendees and speakers, the 11th Annual New Horizons Forum is being planned as a hybrid event (including both in-person attendance and virtual online meeting components).

Hotel Accommodations

Please click here to book your Glaucoma 360 accommodations at the popular Grand Hyatt hotel, located near Union Square in San Francisco. Glaucoma 360 meetings and events take place between February 10-12, 2022. With our extended room block period, you can conveniently arrive before the meeting begins or stay a few extra days to enjoy the best of California!

Glaucoma 360 Sponsors


COVID-19 Health and Safety Information: As of January 3, 2022, the city of San Francisco requires proof of vaccination and the wearing of masks, except while eating and drinking for patrons of indoor public settings, including Glaucoma 360. Glaucoma Research Foundation will be using CLEAR Health Pass, a free and secure downloadable mobile application to verify that all attendees are fully vaccinated. Registered attendees will receive instructions on how to complete the verification process up to 2 weeks prior to the event. In addition, all attendees are encouraged to receive a COVID-19 vaccine booster. Attendees should review all CDC Guidelines and participate virtually if they are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19.

Attendees will receive their name badge from event staff following their vaccination check as proof that they have completed the vaccination verification process. Attendees will have a choice of sticker colors to show their comfort level for social interactions.

Hand sanitizer will be available at the registration desk. We will have a limited supply of N95 and surgical masks available for those who lose or forget their own masks. If you have additional questions, please email: events@glaucoma.org

CDC Guidelines as of December 27, 2021 »

New Horizons Forum is part of Glaucoma 360, a series of annual events presented by Glaucoma Research Foundation uniting research, industry, and philanthropy to prevent vision loss from glaucoma and speed the cure. Please consider making a donation to Glaucoma Research Foundation today.

For more information, please email Nancy Graydon at Glaucoma Research Foundation, or call (415) 986-3162.

Last reviewed on January 13, 2022

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