Dr. Novack gave a presentation at the Second Annual Myopia Society of Japan on 24 November 2017.   This was a joint symposium between the Myopia Society Japan and Eye & Contact Lens.  The topic was “Controlling Myopia Progression: Where Do We Stand Today?”.  In the concluding presentation of the event, Dr. Novack spoke about what it would in time and risk to develop a novel pharmacological treatment to prevent the development of myopia in children.  A photo is provided.  Dr. Novack is in the center of the back row.  Also shown are Penny Asbell MD (Icahn School of Medicine) and Kazuo Tsubota, M.D. (Keio University).