Focus on Education Seminar

Join the Cornea Research Foundation of America for their 25th Anniversary of Focus on Education!

When?

Saturday, November 18, 2017
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Where?

Ritz Charles
12156 N. Meridian St.
Carmel, IN 46032

Why?

Optometrists need to participate in continuing education (CE) efforts in order to maintain their licenses to practice. These seminars, first offered in 1992, are an annual event moderated by Kathy Kelley, OD and sponsored by the Cornea Research Foundation of America and Price Vision Group. The entire day is focused on optometrist education with ample opportunities to hear contemporary experts on topics of concern to them, to examine and discuss the latest in vision care products and to network informally with one another over lunch and during the breaks.

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2017 SPEAKERS & TOPICS:

Refractive Surgery Techniques, Technology & Comanagement for Optometrists

Francis W. Price, Jr., M.D. shares the significant changes in the last two years with excimer lasers, phakic IOLs and crystalline lens replacement that are changing co-management responsibilities from pre-op selection to dealing with the changing expectations and expanded inclusion criteria for surgery. 1 hour.

New Directions in Keratoconus Management

Matthew Feng, M.D. shares recent finding of the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of keratoconus including contact lens and pharmaceutical care. Surgical options including collagen cross-linking, Intacs® and anterior lamellar grafts will also be covered. 1 hour.

What You Need to Know in Neuro-Ophthalmology

Kevin Lai, M.D. leads a discussion on approaching Neuro-Ophthalmology. Several case examples will be presented to illustrate how to work up common Neuro-Ophthalmic disease in an optometric setting. (1 hr)sion on approaching Neuro-Ophthalmology. Several case examples will be presented to illustrate how to work up common Neuro-Ophthalmic disease in an optometric setting. 1 hour.

Glaucoma: The Decision Tree in the Trenches

Mile Brujic, O.D. reviews detecting glaucoma and provides guidelines on whether to treat, when to treat and how to evaluate the benefits of treatment. It will also provide an overview of tests used in the diagnostic work up of glaucoma and clinical considerations that need to be taken when analyzing the results of those tests. 2 hours.

Contracts 101 of Optometrists

Michael Sacopulos, J.D. discusses common contracts an optometrist will need from employee contracts to vendors to leasing/purchasing equipment. Common contract errors will be reviewed and how to avoid them. A course you can’t afford to miss! 1 hour.

Sleep Apnea & the Eye

Brad Sutton, O.D. covers sleep apnea and multiple systemic and ocular conditions that can be associated with it including Floppy Eyelid Syndrome, keratoconus, glaucoma, NAION, ICSC and papilledmea. An emphasis is placed upon the role that sleep apnea plays and how to effectively manage the associated condition. (1 hr)papilledmea. An emphasis is placed upon the role that sleep apnea plays and how to effectively manage the associated condition. 1 hour.

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Contact Kathy Kelly, OD or Jessica Dingledy with questions.

Call Jessica Dingledy at 317-814-2993 to register via phone.

 

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