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wide field color fundus photo of retinitis pigmentosa

-- Photo courtesy of Mara Goldberg, CRA, OCT-C, Eye Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin


Department of Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

Upcoming Lectures  |  Past Lectures

Grand Rounds Lecture Hall - participants

  • Schedule:
     [Program PDF]

  • Location:

     Eye Institute Lower Level Conference
                      Room [Directions]

  • Time:

     7:00am - 8:15am

               Continental Breakfast Will Be Served

  • Date:

     First Wednesday of the Month

  • Coordinator:
     Wanda Martinez, MD, PhD

  • Questions:
     Hattie Waagen 414-955-7842
                        or Email
Grand Rounds is generously sponsored by the Louis D. and Eunice Conroy Caron Research Fund

Gregory J. Griepentrog, MD
May 7, 2014

Patient Safety and Quality in Ophthalmology, How it Will Affect Our Practices

Gregory J. Griepentrog, MD

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery
Eye Institute
Medical College of Wisconsin

Jacque L. Duncan, MD
June 4, 2014

High Resolution Retinal Imaging: New Outcome Measures for Clinical Trials in Retinitis Pigmentosa

Jacque L. Duncan, MD

Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
Vice Chair of Medical Student Affairs
Universtiy of California, San Francisco

Grand Rounds learning objectives:

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

  1. Describe the pathophysiology of diseases in light of new information provided by new technology.

  2. Discuss controversies on the use of new technology in ophthalmic patient care.

  3. Integrate information on ethics, electronic medical records, quality improvement and other non-clinical topics in the day-to-day of research and clinical care.


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 a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This live activity is also designated for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ by the Optometry Board of the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services.

This live activity is also approved by the Ophthalmic Photographers’ Society Board of Certification for 1:1 OPS CECs for February, March, May and June.  Online registration is required for evaluation and receiving credit for all CME programs through the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Special needs assistance:

Contact Hattie Waagen at 414-955-7842 or Email to discuss how we may assist you.

Past Grand Rounds Lectures

April 2, 2014 | David P. Bick, MD
Genomic Sequencing in Clinical Practice

March 5, 2014 | Mark S. Ruttum, MD
Management of Capillary Hemangiomas of Infancy

February 5, 2014 | David (Ted) Garway-Heath, MD, FRCOphth
Outcomes of the UK Glaucoma Treatment Study

December 4, 2013 | Timothy S. Wells, MD
Antimetabolites: New Treatment Applications in Oculoplastics

November 6, 2013 | Molly Walsh, MD, MPH
Aging, Inflammation and Glaucoma

October 2, 2013 | Amani Fawzi, MD
Multimodal Retinal Imaging: Where Are We Now?

September 4, 2013 | Angela L. Rabbitt, DO, FAAP
Abusive Head Trauma in Pediatrics: Recognition, Evaluation, and Courtroom Controversies

August 7, 2013 | Mark Pennesi, MD, PhD
Emerging Therapies for Inherited Retinal Dystrophies

July 3, 2013 | Marco Lombardo, MD, PhD
Advancements in Diagnostics and Therapeutics for the Cure of Corneal Diseases

June 5, 2013 | Deborah M. Costakos, MD, MS
Pediatric Ophthalmology

May 1, 2013 | Thomas B. Connor, Jr., MD
Therapeutic Intraocular Enzyme Use – Alpha chymotrypsin to Ocriplasmin

April 3, 2013 | Medical Retina
Kimberly E. Stepien, MD

March 6, 2013 | Wanda M. Martinez, MD, PhD
Uveitis Update

February 6, 2013 | David V. Weinberg, MD

January 2, 2013 | Gerald J. Harris, MD
Orbital Cellulitis and Abscess: Management Rationale and Protocol

December 5, 2012 | Steven Koenig, MD
Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty

November 7, 2012 | Kimberly Stepien, MD
Advanced Imaging of Inherited Retinal Degenerations

September 5, 2012 | Kenneth Simons, MD
A History of GME or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Accreditation

August 1, 2012 | Timothy Wells, MD
Oculoplastics Update

May 2, 2012 | David Weinberg, MD
Interpreting Research: Beyond P-Values

April 4, 2012 | James Robinson, MD
Challenging Glaucoma Cases

March 7, 2012 | Bhavna Sheth, MD
Risk Management Issues in Ophthalmology

February 1, 2012 | Kimberly Stepien, MD
Retina Update

January 4, 2012 | Sang Hong, MD
Ptosis Treatment and Pearls

<i>Photo Courtesy of Rolf Herrmann, PhD, Eye Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin</i>


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