Retina & Uveitis 2018 CME Conference

Retina & Uveitis CME 2018 Final-01
Retina & Uveitis CME 2018 Final-02

Save the Date for our Retina Subspecialty CME Conference
on Saturday, October 13, 2018!

Attendees will earn (3.5) 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 Lou Carbajal at
    Call (323) 442-6785 for questions or additional information.

RSVP Here!

Agenda for Saturday, October 13, 2018


Topic and Speaker

7:30am – 8:00am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00am – 8:05am
Welcome and Introduction
course director
8:05am – 8:35am
Retina Drug Trials Update
Andrew Moshfeghi, MD, MBA
8:35am – 9:05am
Color Vision for Mobility
Mark Humayun, MD, PhD
9:05am – 9:35am
Posterior Uveitis
Brian Toy, MD
9:35am – 9:50am
9:50am – 10:25am
Stem Cell-Derived RPE Transplants in GA
Amir Kashani, MD, PhD
10:25am – 10:55am
Outcomes of Pediatric Endoscopic Vitrectomy
Aaron Nagiel, MD, PhD
10:55am – 11:25am
Gene Therapy for Inherited Retinal Degeneration
Hossein Ameri, MD, PhD
11:25am – 11:55am
Update on Vitreoretinal Surgery
Mahnaz Shahedi, PhD
11:55am – 12:00pm
Closing Remarks
*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 3.5 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 3.5 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.