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For more information, please contact Gail Rhodes @ 955-7915 or email @ grhodes@mcw.edu

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33rd MidWinter Retina Symposium: Retina Update 2015
 

Our annual Midwinter Retina Symposium offers attendees insight into medical and surgical retina. Update practices to include recent advances in options for treatment of diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusions, understanding medicolegal implications of retained crystalline lens material after cataract surgery and Improve recognition and understanding of conditions that mimic age-related macular degeneration.  Management of postoperative events after cataract surgery, including inflammatory syndromes, and dislocated intraocular lenses will be discussed.


 

Overview:

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this activity, attendees will be able to:

  1. Update practices to include recent advances in options for treatment of diabetic retinopathy
  2. Update practices to include recent advances in treatment of retinal vein occlusions
  3. Better understand and manage postoperative events after cataract surgery, including inflammatory syndromes, and dislocated intraocular lenses
  4. Understand medicolegal implications of retained  crystalline lens material after cataract surgery
  5. Improve recognition and understanding of conditions that mimic age-related macular degeneration

Target Audience:

This scientific program is designed for practicing ophthalmologists, subspecialty ophthalmologists, optometrists, ophthalmology residents and fellows, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and vision scientists.

Accreditation:

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation of Credit Statement:

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 5.5 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 5.5 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Special Needs:

If you have any special needs pertaining to your participation, please contact us at (414) 955-7875 or email ktorosian@mcw.edu to discuss how we can accommodate you.
 

 

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