Alumni & Continuing Education Upcoming Events

2019

November 

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. Chad Killen: "The Pressure’s Under Control, Now What’s the Patient’s Goal?"
Dr. Samantha Jennings: "Treatment and Management of Central Retinal Vein Occlusions"
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
Dr. Nicole Poon: "The ABCs of Corneal Transplants"
Dr. Tina Zeng: "It's Not Always Run of the Mill - Fishing for a Diagnosis (Miller Fisher Syndrome)"
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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2020

A Comprehensive Foundational Program in Vision Therapy | A 100 Hour Program Model
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 lectures and workshops.
This comprehensive program consists of:
  • Lectures
  • Hands-on workshops
  • A certificate of completion for each weekend course issued to participants
  • An additional certificate of completion in Vision Therapy will be issued to participants who successfully complete the full 100 hours of the program
  • The Optometry track qualifies for 100 hours of class A Continuing Education credits (ref. College of Optometry QA policy)
Weekend One: March 20, 21 and 22, 2020
Weekend Two: May, 1, 2 and 3, 2020
Weekend Three: May 8, 9, and 10, 2020
Weekend Four: June 5, 6, and 7, 2020
Weekend Five: June 12 and 13, 2020

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A Comprehensive Foundational Program in Vision Therapy | A 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 lectures and workshops.
This comprehensive program consists of:
  • Lectures
  • Hands-on workshops
  • A certificate of completion for each weekend course issued to participants
  • An additional certificate of completion in Vision Therapy will be issued to participants who successfully complete the full 30 hours of the program
Vision Therapy Weekend One: May 2 and 3, 2020
Vision Therapy Weekend Two: June 6 and 7, 2020
Vision Therapy Weekend Three: June 12 and 13, 2020

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January 29, 2020: When I Stutter: Movie Screening and Panel Discussion
More information to come. 
February 3 - March 29, 2020: Neurological Visual Impairment in Children
More information to come. 

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February 7, 2020: Act 31 Mandated Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting (For Faculty)
More information to come.
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

Speakers & Topics (tentative):
  • Dr. Clark Chang and Dr. Beeran Meghpara: Ocular Emergency Grand Rounds from Wills Eye
  • Dr. Clark Chang and Dr. Beeran Meghpara: Updates on Keratoplasties: From PK to DMEK and Beyond
  • Dr. Stanley Hatch and Dr. Erin Jenewein: Results from PEDIG Studies Applied to Individual Cases
  • Dr. Chad Killen and Ms. Jamie Maffit: Ocular Pathologies that Cause Reduction in a Patient's Visual Field and the Corresponding Low Vision Management
  • Dr. Carlo Pelino and Dr. Tracy Offerdahl: Drug Therapy in Metabolic Disease: Updates, Options, and Issues
Ongoing until March, 31, 2020: Providing Clinical and Educator Supervision for 21st Century Learners
We invite you to watch or rewatch the Webex recording of this
interprofessional continuing education event from September 18, 2019!

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April 26, 2020: Excellence in Education
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Salus University
June 1 & 2, 2020: Salus Voice Conference
More information to come. 
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 Comprehensive Optometric 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.