Register online: http://ocpe.mcw.edu
- Registration is required, and fees are non-refundable: $125
- (Fee includes registration, course materials, CME certification and meals)
- This course is complimentary for fellows, residents and students; however, registration is required; for instructions on how to receive your complimentary registration, you must contact Kelli Torosian at 414-955-7875 or email@example.com before attempting to register online.
Medical College of Wisconsin Health Research Center Auditorium
8701 Watertown Plank Road | Milwaukee, WI 53226
Directions to the Medical College of Wisconsin: 8701 Watertown Plank Rd. is located on the campus of the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53226. The Health Research Center is located within the main Medical College of Wisconsin building on 87th Street, just south of Watertown Plank Rd.
Parking: Free event parking on 87th Street across from the College.
At the conclusion of this activity, attendees will be able to:
- Update practices to include recent advances in options for treatment of diabetic retinopathy.
- Update practices to include recent advances in treatment of retinal vein occlusions.
- Better understand and manage postoperative events after cataract surgery, including inflammatory syndromes, and dislocated intraocular lenses.
- Understand medicolegal implications of retained crystalline lens material after cataract surgery.
- Improve recognition and understanding of conditions that mimic age-related macular degeneration.
This scientific program is designed for practicing ophthalmologists, subspecialty ophthalmologists, optometrists, ophthalmology residents and fellows, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and vision scientists.
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council
for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for
Designation of Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 4.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
If you have any special needs pertaining to your participation, please contact us at 414-955-7875 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss how we can accommodate you.
7:00–8:00 Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:00–8:10 Introduction and Welcome; Thomas Connor, Jr., MD
8:10–8:30 Update on the Management of Radiation of Retinopathy; William Wirostko, MD
8:30–8:50 Emerging Therapies for Inherited Retina Degenerations; Kimberly Stepien, MD
8:50–9:30 Diabetic Macular Edema: Best Practices for Management in 2016; David Brown, MD
9:30–9:50 Genetic Testing and AREDs Vitamins; David Weinberg, MD
9:50–10:10 Ultra-Wide-Field Imaging in Retina; Judy Kim, MD
10:30–11:00 Retina Cases with Panel Discussion
11:00–11:40 What the Anti-VEGF Trials Teach Us About the Pathophysiology of RVO; David Brown, MD
11:40–12:00 Managing Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy in 2016: What Are My Options?; Thomas Connor, Jr., MD
12:00–12:20 Anti-VEGF Therapy in ARMD and Advanced Visual Loss: Outcome and Prognostic Factors; Dennis Han, MD
12:20–12:30 Closing Remarks and Evaluations; Thomas Connor, Jr., MD
The schedule may be subject to change the day of the event.