2018 Optometry Symposium

Sunday September 30, 2018


This conference has already taken place.


Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook - Stony Brook, NY
1 Day Conference September 30th, 2018
4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

This is a free symposium open to Suffolk County optometrists to learn and discuss with the Ophthalmogists from Stony Brook Medicine in an effort to enhance patient care. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited.

Registration required by September 15, 2018.

To Register for this event, please use the following link:
https://www.stonybrookmedicine.edu/optometrysympos...

Dates and Times

Start: 9/30/2018 9:00 AM
End: 9/30/2018 2:00 PM

Objectives

  • Understand techniques of diagnosis and medical/surgical therapy.
  • Discuss medical situations the optometrists deal with in patient care.
  • Learn up-to date treatments and when to refer patients to the ophthalmologist for further patient care.

Speakers

  • Dr. Khurram Chaudhary
    • Interventions for Inherited Retinal Diseases
    • Overview of Retinal Detachment Evaluation and Treatment
  • Dr. Timothy Chou
    • Challenging Keratitis Cases
  • Dr. Robert Honkanen
    • Advancements in Dry Eye Research
    • Current Trends in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Management - When to Refer
  • Dr. Mansoor Movaghar
    • Double Trouble: An Approach to Diplopia in Adults
  • Dr. Sarah Weissbart
    • Updates in Anterior Segment Disease Treatment

Location

Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook
1 Circle Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.