Ophthalmic Medical Personnel Meeting
November 1, 2019
Boston University Sherman Union
Please click HERE to register soon! DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION OCTOBER 21
THIS MEETING WILL BE HELD AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY SHERMAN UNION, 775 COMMONWEALTH AVENUE, BOSTON, MA.
T and parking information HERE.
HOTEL ROOMS: Should you require a hotel room, a minimum block of rooms is being held at THE COMMONWEALTH HOTEL, 500 Commonwealth AVenue, Boston, MA - a short distance from the hall. Rooms are available at the rate of $259 per night. These rooms are only available at this rate until OCTOBER 8, after which rooms will be at hotel regular rates.
To reserve a room please call 1-866-784-4000 and Identify yourself as part of NEOS ROOM BLOCK. You may also email firstname.lastname@example.org again reference NEOS block.
Sherman Union may be reached via the Green B Line - BU Central. Parking is available at the Agganis Center nearby. More information on parking and directions can be found at http://www.bu.edu/maps.
Below is the schedule - we have applied for 6.5 CEC, JCAHPO accreditation. Unfortunately nursing credits will not be offered.
BOSTON UNIVERSITY SHERMAN UNION
775 COMMONWEALTH AVENUE, BOSTON, MA
7:30 Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibits Metcalf Hall
8:00 Ocular Surface Health Prior to Cataract Surgery Gerri Goodman, MD
8:30 Ophthalmology in the Primary Care Setting Claudia Richter, MD
9:00 Treatment Options for Wet Age-related Macular
Degeneration David Reed, MD
9:30 Where have we come from: Where are we going:
Advances in Management of Retinal Disease Jeffrey Heier, MD
10:00 Refreshment Break Ziskind Lounge
10:15 Floppy Eyelid Syndrome Victoria Starks, MD
10:45 Glaucoma Emergencies Laura Fine, MD
11:15 Diagnostic and Therapeutic Aspects of Glaucoma Sarwat Salim, MD
11:45 Herpetic Eye Disease Lana Rifkin, MD
12:15 LUNCH for all Ziskind Lounge
1:15 Ocular Surface Tumors Daniel Hu, MD
1:45 Concurrent Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery Ambika Hoguet, MD
2:15 Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery Tom Hsu, MD
3:00 The SMILE Laser Kathryn Hatch, MD
3:30 Ocular Melanomas Mary Aronow, MD
4:00 Questions and Evaluations
4:10 Social hour for all attendees – please join us for refreshments