Basic and Clinical Update Course


Basic and Clinical Update Course

FRIDAY 1/31/2013  
9:45-10:00 Registration, Welcome, and Inroduction Dr. Risch, Hood, and Pegram
10:00-11:30 Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Dr. Kenneth Wright
11:30-11:35 Break  
11:35-1:00 Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Dr. Kenneth Wright
1:00-1:30 Lunch  
1:30-3:00 Glaucoma Dr. Elliot Kanner
3:00-3:05 Break  
3:05-5:00 Uveitis Dr. Christopher Walton
5:00-5:10 Distribution of Dinner  
5:10-8:00 Pathology Dr. William Morris
     
SATURDAY 2/1/2013  
7:30-8:00 Breakfast  
8:00-9:30 Orbit and Oculoplasctics Dr. Brian Fowler
9:30-9:40 Break  
9:40-10:45 Orbit and Oculoplastics Dr.Byron Wilkes
10:45-11:45 Ophthalmic Imgaing Dr. Asim Chaudhri
11:45-12:15 Lunch  
12:15-2:15 Neuro-ophthalmology Dr. Thomas O'Donnell
2:15-2:25 Break  
2:25-4:00 Retina Dr. Eric Sigler
4:00-4:05 Break  
4:05-5:30 Retina Dr. Eric Sigler
     
SUNDAY 2/2/2013  
7:15-7:45 Breakfast  
7:45-9:15 Cornea and External Disease Dr. Aaron Waite
9:15-9:30 Break  
9:30-11:00 Cornea and External Disease Dr. James Freeman
10:35-10:45 Closing Remarks and Evaluation  

* denotes guest lecturers

Course Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to discuss relevant clinical entities and their appropriate medical and surgical management from the following topics: cornea and external disease, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology, ocular pathology and ophthalmic tumors, optics, orbit and oculoplastics, pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, retina and vitreous, and uveitis.

Registration: This program is free of charge. Please register by January 1, 2014 to reserve course materials.

To Register Contact: Ms. Debra Trapp, dtrapp@uthsc.edu, (901) 448-5492

Required Information: Name, Training institution, Year of training or completion, contact phone number, e-mail address