Ophthalmic Medical Personnel Meeting
November 1, 2019
Boston University Sherman Union
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
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