2018 Glaucoma Subspecialty CME Conference

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Save the Date for our Glaucoma Subspecialty CME Conference
on Saturday, April 7, 2018!

Attendees will earn (4.25) hours of Continuing Medication Education (CME) Credits*

  • Location: USC Roski Eye Institute located at 1450 San Pablo Street Los Angeles, CA 90033.
    Use the San Pablo entrance, take the elevator to the 3rd level and head to the 3rd Floor Conference Room
  • Parking: Parking is located in the structure to the left of Keck Hospital for $8. Valet parking is available for $15.
  • RSVP: Free registration is provided for your convenience. RSVP to Mayra Ornelas at mayra.ornelas@med.usc.edu.
    Call (323) 442-6780 for questions or additional information.

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Schedule for Saturday, April 7, 2018


Topic and Speaker

7:30am – 8:00am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00am – 8:05am
Welcome and Introduction
Alena Reznik, MD
8:05am – 8:50am
Update on Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma
Benjamin Xu, MD, PhD
8:50am – 9:30am
What Measures of IOP are Important in the Management of Glaucoma Patients
Rohit Varma, MD, MPH
9:30am – 9:45am
Glaucoma Surgery in Focus: Suprachoroidal Shunt
Alena Reznik, MD
9:45am – 10:00am
New Medical Therapies for Glaucoma
Derek Welsbie, MD, PhD
10:00am – 10:20am
Alternative Medicine for Glaucoma
Derek Welsbie, MD, PhD
10:20am – 10:40am
Glaucoma Neuroprotection
Derek Welsbie, MD, PhD
10:40am – 10:55am
10:55am – 11:10am
Update on OCTA in Glaucoma
Grace Richter, MD, MPH
11:10am – 11:30am
Glaucoma Case Series Discussion
Timothy Fox, MD
11:30am – 12:00pm
The Role of Corneal Hysteresis in Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management
Davinder Grover, MD, MPH
12:00pm – 12:30pm
GATT and the Episcleral Venous Fluid Wave: Novel MIGS and Novel Observations
Davinder Grover, MD, MPH
*Accreditation Statement: The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: The Keck School of Medicine of the University of California designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Allied Health Care Professionals: Registered nurses may report up to 4.25 credit hours toward the continuing education requirement for license renewal by their state Board of Registered Nurses (BRN). CME may be noted on the license renewal application in lieu of a BRN provider number. The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants states that AMA accredited Category 1 courses are accepted for re certification.
Disclosure: As an organization accredited by the ACCME, The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California requires everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose prior to the activity all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. All disclosed relevant financial relationships will have been resolved prior to the commencement of the activity.
Objectives: Use an interactive, case-based discussion to incorporate evidence-based data to improve diagnostic and therapeutic management of patients with these ocular disorders. Recognize and discuss the most recent techniques in the management of ocular condition. Apply current research findings to better diagnose and manage patients with ocular disease.