Alumni & Continuing Education Upcoming Events

2019

July 

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.

July 20 - 23, 2019
July 25 – 28, 2019
For more information and 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. Erin Kenny - "The Key Points to Driving with Low Vision"
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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August 19 – 21, 2019 – It Takes Two to Talk® Certification Workshop
Pre-requisite – A Masters Degree in speech-language pathology/communication disorders from an accredited university in Canada or USA, or an international equivalent as assessed by the Hanen Centre. 

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September 

September 8, 2019: Current Advancements in Comprehensive Optometric Care
Salus University
 
  • Nicholas Gidosh, OD, FAAO: Myopia Control Science and Application
  • Marianna Boltz, OD, FAAO: Pediatrics for the Primary care Optometrist
  • Kriti Bhagat, OD, FAAO: A Cornucopia of Current Contact Lens Creations and So You Fit Sclerals, Now What? Analyzing New Advancements in Scleral Lens Management
  • Jeffrey Nyman, OD, FAAO: Ocular Urgencies and Emergencies

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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 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 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 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 16, 2019: Current Issues in Laryngectomy Care: A Conference for Health Care Providers and the Laryngectomee Community
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!
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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November 

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

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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
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
 
 
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.
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
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.