Alumni & Continuing Education Upcoming Events

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2020

June

June 29, 2020: Dry Eye Updates with Dr. Alan Kabat
This continuing education program will be offered as a synchronous interactive distance learning program. 
June 30, 2020: Dry Eye Updates with Dr. Alan Kabat
This continuing education program will be offered as a synchronous interactive distance learning program. 

July 

July 10, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
"ODs and OTs: A Collaborative Approach"
Drs Erin Kenny and Dawn Ciccarone will deliver Grand Rounds via Blackboard Collaborate as Synchronous Live-Streamed Continuing Education Event.

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July 14, 2020: Dry Eye Updates with Dr. Alan Kabat
This continuing education program will be offered as a synchronous interactive distance learning program. 
July 16, 2020: ACT 31 Mandated Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a synchronous live-streamed continuing education event.

This 2 hour lecture provides the required training for  Pennsylvania license renewal for healthcare providers/teachers. The attendees will learn how to define child abuse, differentiate between acts and failure to act and the risk factors for child abuse. 

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July 24, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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July 29, 2020: Advancing Clinical Supervision Knowledge and Skills for Practitioners
3:30 p.m. - 5:40 p.m.
Penn Medicine at Rittenhouse
1800 Lombard St., 2nd Floor Conference Room, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Upon completion, participants will be able to:
  • Identify ASHA requirements and regulations for student clinician training.
  • Develop skills for working with adult learners.
  • Determine standards of performance in evaluating clinical supervisory skills.
  • Share experiences and solutions for best practices in clinical supervision.
  • Identify their own leadership styles and interpersonal skills and how that may impact supervisory relationships.
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August

August 9, 2020: Dynamic Duos
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Delivered via Blackboard Collaborate as a synchronous live-streamed continuing education event.

Topics will include:
  • Drug Therapy in Metabolic Disease: Updates, Options, and Issues with Dr. Carlo Pelino and Dr. Tracy Offerdahl  
  • Soup to Nuts of Modern Corneal Transplants with Dr. Clark Chang and Dr. Beeran Meghpara
  • Collaborative Care: From Emergency Room to Your Chair with Dr. Clark Y. Chang and Dr. Beeran Meghpara 
  • Results of PEDIG Studies Applied to Individual Cases with Dr. Stanley W. Hatch and Dr. Erin Jenewein
  • Visual Field Defects: Enhancing What Remains with Dr. Chad Killen and Ms. Jamie Maffit

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August 14, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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September

September 11, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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September 13, 2020: Current Advancements in Comprehensive Optometric Care
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Salus University
September 25, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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October

October 15, 2020: Act 31 & Opioid Programs
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Salus University
October 23, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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October 25, 2020: Optometric Education
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Salus University

November

November 13, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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December

December 11, 2020: Grand Rounds at The Eye Institute
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Eye Institute

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