Continuing Education Upcoming Events

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2020-2021

November 5, 2020 - May 23, 2021: Comprehensive Foundational Program in Vision Therapy, 100-Hour Program
100-Hour Program Model featuring first ever live online webinars with Q & A with 70 hours of theory/didactics.

A program for Optometrists and Vision Therapists interested in incorporating or enhancing binocular vision diagnosis and treatment in their practice. Vision therapy techniques and management plans will be emphasized through both online lectures and workshops. Repeat access to pre-recorded webinars from the comfort of your own home or office will be available. Participants have a choice of registering for our full 100-hour course (lectures and hands-on workshops) or the lectures only portion of our course.

This comprehensive program consists of:
  • Online lectures via live webinars
  • Hands-on workshops (travel to Salus University in Pennsylvania is required)
  • After the completion of each topic, an online multiple choice-exam will be administered
  • A certificate of completion will be issued to participants who successfully complete the lectures portion of our course and to those participants who successfully complete the entire course (lectures and workshops)
December 3, 2020 - May 23, 2021: Comprehensive Foundational Program in Vision Therapy, 30-Hour Program
30-Hour Condensed Program for Vision Therapists

A program for Optometrists and Vision Therapists interested in incorporating or enhancing binocular vision diagnosis and treatment in their practice. Vision therapy techniques and management plans will be emphasized through both online lectures and workshops. Repeat access to pre-recorded webinars from the comfort of your own home or office will be available.

This comprehensive program consists of:
  • Online lectures via live webinars
  • Hands-on workshops (travel to Salus University in Pennsylvania is required)
  • After the completion of each topic, an online multiple-choice exam will be administered
  • A certificate of completion will be issued to those participants who complete the entire course

2021

March

March 12, 2021: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a Synchronous Live-Streamed Event

Speakers:
  • Dr. Robert Carroll "A Sticky Situation: Contemporary Management of Vitreomacular Interface Disorders"

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March 26, 2021: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a Synchronous Live-Streamed Event

Speakers:
  • Dr. Milena Stefanovic "CRAOooh Boy…What now?"
    Dr. Shaghayegh Mohebbi Hesari "A Case of PA-Phil-edema"
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April

April 9, 2021: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a Synchronous Live-Streamed Event

Speakers:
  • Dr. Christin DeMoss "The Low Vision Low Down"
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April 11, 2021: Excellence in Education
Speakers and Topics:
  • Alissa Coyne, OD, FAAO: "Case Based and Oral Pharmacology"
  • Ashley Maglione, OD and Deepak Ramesh, MD: "Thyroid Eye Disease"
  • Fraser Horn, OD, FAAO: "Concussion/Sports Vision"
April 22, 2021: Lunch and Learn
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Zoom link to be provided

Topic: Environmental and Behavioral Factors Associated with Refractive Errors in Israeli Boys

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April 23, 2021: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a Synchronous Live-Streamed Event

Speakers:
  • Dr. Gabriel Fickett
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May

May 20-21, 2021: Residents Day
More information to come.
May 28, 2021: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a Synchronous Live-Streamed Event

Speakers:
  • Dr. Nicholas Karbach
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June

June 6, 2021: Glaucoma Symposium
More information to come.
June 11, 2021: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a Synchronous Live-Streamed Event

Speakers:
  • Dr. Chad Killen
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