Alumni & Continuing Education Upcoming Events

2019

September 

September 13, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Drs. Nick Karbach and Mary Jo Thomas
"Care of Special Needs Population"
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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September 14, 2019: Tracheostomy & Ventilator Dependent Introductory Course for the Speech Pathologist
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Salus University

This course will provide students with the foundation of anatomy, physiology and function of tracheostomy and ventilator dependent patients. Students will learn etiologies leading to artificial airways. This course will interactively teach various oxygenation levels and sources. Students will gain cursory knowledge in efficient chart review, initial evaluation and treatment protocols for this population. Students will understand utility of speaking valves, troubleshooting and patient/caregiver education. Students will participate in group discussion, article reviews and hands on practice.

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September 17, 2019: Centennial Tour - Harrisburg, PA
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Rubicon
270 North St
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101

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September 18, 2019: Providing Clinical and Educator Supervision for 21st Century Learners
Two-hour program offering on evaluation vs. feedback. All professions are welcome to join us for this special event. More details to follow. 

Offered face-to-face and Webex (virtual).

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September 24, 2019: Centennial Tour - Washington DC
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Boqueria
777 9th St NW
Washington, DC 20001

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September 27, 2019: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
Drs. Jeffrey Nyman and Carlo Pelino 
"Ocular Ugencies and Emergencies: From Triage to Treatment" 
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
"Optometry in a Forwarding Operating Zone" 
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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October 16, 2019: Current Issues in Head and Neck Cancer: Managing Structural, Functional and Emotional Consequences
We invite speech pathologists and others who serve head/neck cancer patients, along with laryngectomies and their family and friends, to attend a day of state-of-the-art, patient-centered presentations on living and thriving after laryngectomy!

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October 17, 2019: Act 31/Opioid Programs
Salus University

Act 31 Mandated Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Opioid Education for Optometrists
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

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October 18, 2019: POTA Alumni and Friends Reception
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
True Food Kitchen
King of Prussia, PA

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October 25, 2019: Centennial Tour - Orlando, FL (AAO)
7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency
9801 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819


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November 

November 2, 2019: Looking Out for Kids Charity Fundraiser
Salus University’s “Looking Out for Kids” initiative impacts economically disadvantaged kids who need vision, hearing, and speech-language services in Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. We hope to see you at this year's event!

6:30 p.m.
Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue
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November 5, 2019: Centennial Tour - Pittsburgh, PA
Federal Galley
200 Children's Way
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212

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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 10, 2019: Optometric Education
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Salus University
 
  • Dr. Alan Kabat and Dr. Tracy Offerdahl – Oral Pharmaceuticals
  • Dr. G. Richard Bennett – Glaucoma
  • Dr. Josh Kim – OCT-A
  • Dr. Erin Draper and Dr. Ashley Maglione – Neuro
  • Dr. Mark Street – Blue Light
 
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November 12, 2019: Centennial Tour - Boston, MA
Fin Point Boston
89 Broad Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02110

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November 19, 2019: Centennial Tour - Chicago, IL
The Kitchen Bistro (Chicago)
316 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois 60654

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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 8, 2019: Alumni Reception - Singapore
Salus University invites you to join Michael H. Mittelman, OD, MPH, MBA, FAAO, FACHE, President and Melissa Vitek, OD, FAAO, Director of International and Continuing Education Programs for an alumni cocktail reception.

The evening will include an update on news from Salus University, as well as a delicious variety of hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine.We would be honored to host you, your guests, and your colleagues.

Where:
Regent Hotel in Singapore
1 Cuscaden Road
Singapore,  249715

When:
Sunday, December 8th, 2019
7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Business Attire

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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

February 20-22, 2020: CE by the Sea
What: CE by the Sea (12 COPE hours pending)
Where: Barceló Resort, Aruba
When: February 20-22, 2020
Cost for CE: $500

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March 15, 2020: Dynamic Duos

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Salus University
April 26, 2020: Excellence in Education
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Salus University
June 7, 2020: Glaucoma Symposium
Salus University

Speakers:
  • Dr. Carlo Pelino
  • Dr. G. Richard Bennett
  • Dr. Andrew Meagher
  • Dr. Alissa Coyne
September 13, 2020: Current Advancements in Primary Eye Care
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Salus University
October 15, 2020: Act 31 & Opioid Programs

5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Salus University
October 25, 2020: Optometric Education
Salus University
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.