Alumni & Continuing Education Upcoming Events

2019

March 

March 22, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Stanley Hatch - "The Powerful Placebo" 
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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March 23, 2019: Vision Expo East Alumni and Friends Reception
Join us at our Vision Expo East Alumni and Friends Reception for light fare and drinks!    
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Javits Center, Room TBD, New York City

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March 27, 2019: American Academy of Audiology Alumni and Friends Open House
Join us at our Open House at AAA this year!
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Greater Columbus Convention Center Exhibit Hall
Columbus, OH

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March 31, 2019: Annual Phila/Bucks-Mont Optometric Societies One Day Seminar
Salus University
Lombardi Classroom - S305A/B

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April 

April 4-5, 2019: CAA Audiology Re-Accreditation Site Visit & Public Meeting
The Doctor of Audiology (AuD) On-Campus Program at Salus University Osborne College of Audiology is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498- 2071 or 301-296-5700.
The current period of accreditation for the AuD program is July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2019.

As part of the re-accreditation process, a site visit will be held on April 4th and 5th, 2019. On April 4th, a public meeting will be held to allow input about the accreditation process and our AuD program.

Members of the community are invited to attend the public meeting and share their perceptions of our on-campus AuD program and/or the services of our on-campus clinic, the Pennsylvania Ear Institute (PEI).

Public Meeting is Scheduled For:
Thursday, April 4, 2019
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM in Room South 305A
 
April 5, 2019: American Occupational Therapy Association Conference (AOTA) Alumni and Friends Reception
Please join us at our Alumni and Friends Reception at this year's American Occupational Therapy Association conference!    
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

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April 7, 2019: Excellence in Education - Annual Optometric CE Event
Salus University 
Annual Optometric CE event to benefit PCO's Residency program.
 
  • Dr. Brian Hall: Nutraceuticals
  • Dr. Michael Cymbor: Glaucoma
  • Dr. Erin Jenewein: Amblyopia
  • Dr. Laine Higa: Dry Eye

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April 12, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Drs. Harpreet and Bhawan Minhas - title is:  Technology Alone is Not Enough: Incorporating New OCT-Angiography Techniques with Old Wisdom
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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April 14, 2019: Glaucoma Symposium
G. Richard Bennett, MS, OD – "Clinical Case Studies in Glaucoma"
Alissa, Coyne, OD – "Ins and Outs of Topical Ophthalmic Glaucoma Treatments" 
Elizabeth Dale, MD – "Evolving Glaucoma Surgical Intervention"
Carlo Pelino, OD – "Normal Tension Glaucoma"
Andrew Meagher, OD – "Glaucoma Mythbusters, New Research and Case Series"

Salus University 
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
6 hours of COPE credits (pending) 

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April 24, 2019: AER Penn-Del Alumni & Friends Reception
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
The Central Hotel & Conference Center
800 E Park Dr, Harrisburg, Pa
April 26, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Drs. Justin Sherman and Brad Feldman: "Modern Refractive Surgery" 
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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April 27, 2019: Centennial Gala Weekend

Daytime: FREE continuing education program (topic, "Dry Eyes" with James E. Deom, OD, MPH, FAAO), campus tours, continental breakfast, Alumni Association Board Meeting, Pennsylvania Ear Institute and the Speech-Language Institute Open House. 

Evening: The Gala at Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing hosted by Rosemary Connors, Anchor & Reporter for NBC10 News, Philadelphia. Dinner, dancing, Presidential Medals, Alumni Association Awards, and Reunion Celebrations for the classes ending in 4 and 9.


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May 

May 8-10, 2019: More than Words Hanen Certification Workshop
Salus University
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May 10, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Michael Trottini: "Management of Ocular and Orbital Inflammatory Disorders"
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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May 11, 2019: Childhood Apraxia of Speech: Applying the Research
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Salus University - Lombardi Classroom

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May 19, 2019: AAPA Alumni & Friends Reception
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Euclid Hall Bar & Kitchen
1317 14th St, Denver, Co
May 24, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Sean Gretz: "Ischemia or Infarct,  Management of Unilateral Retinal Hemorrhages"
Dr. Andrew Do: "Is this Dyslexia?"
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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June

June 6-7, 2019: Resident's Day Presentations
Salus University's very talented residents will be presenting rapid fire grand rounds. The program will be open to the public on June 6th only.  If interested in attending you would receive 6 COPE credits (pending). The cost to attend is $175.00. Registration information will be online in the next few weeks.

 
June 14, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Alexander Dizhoor – Cycle Nucleotide Synthesis: Role in Normal Photreciptor Function and Hereditary Blindness
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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June 21, 2019: AOA Alumni & Friends Reception
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
701 Convention Plaza, St. Louis, Mo
June 28, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Alan Kabat
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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July 

July 12, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Speaker and Topic TBD 
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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July 20-23 & July 25-28: Audiology Summer Workshops
Salus University offers two four-day workshops every summer at the Elkins Park campus. The goal of these workshops is to provide an update on advanced and current science in the specific topic of study for the workshop, review clinical implications, and provide hands-on training using the tools and techniques discussed in order to improve clinical practice. The workshops are designed to have an immediate impact on the participant’s clinical service delivery and are taught by faculty who are distinguished by their expertise.

Event Dates:
July 20 - 23, 2019
  • Hearing Assessment in Infants and Young Children: Objective Auditory Tests and Cochlear Implants
  • Lead Faculty: Ryan McCreery, PhD & Jace Wolfe, PhD

July 25 – 28, 2019
  • Hearing Conservation in Music and Industry
  • Lead Faculty: Michael Santucci, AuD & Brian Fligor, ScD

Class sizes are limited. Advance registration is recommended. For further information, please contact bmyers@salus.edu. For registration, please visit: salus.edu/summerworkshops
July 26, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Drs. G. Richard Bennett and Andrew Meagher – Glaucoma Updates
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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August 

August 9, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Patrick McManamon
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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September 

September 8, 2019: Current Advancements in Primary Care Optometry
Salus University
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September 13, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Nick Karbach
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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September 27, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Brandy Scombordi
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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October 

October 11, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. David Meltzer
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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October 17, 2019: Act 31/Opioid Programs
Salus University
5:00 - 9:00 p.m.

November 

November 2, 2019: Looking Out for Kids Charity Fundraiser
Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue

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November 3, 2019: Optometric Education
Salus University
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November 8, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Residents 
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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November 22, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Dr. Christin DeMoss 
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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December 

December 13, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Residents
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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2020

March 15, 2020: Dynamic Duos
Salus University
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
April 26, 2020: Excellence in Education
Salus University
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
September 13, 2020: Current Advancements in Primary Eye Care
Salus University
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
October 15, 2020: Act 31 & Opioid Programs
Salus University
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 25, 2020: Optometric Education
Salus University
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.