Grand Rounds

The Flaum Eye Institute Visiting Professor Series

The Flaum Eye Institute Visiting Professor series brings accomplished, nationally recognized eye care professionals to the University of Rochester for continuing medical education.

Agenda for Visiting Professor Sessions

  • 8:00 a.m. – Breakfast and resident presentation of patients Eye Institute clinical area (third floor of the Eye Institute, 210 Crittenden Boulevard)
  • 9:00 a.m. – Discussion of patients (Conference Room K-207)
  • 10:30 a.m. – Didactic Lecture (Conference Room K-207)
  • 11:30 a.m. – Questions (Conference Room K-207)

For information on how to receive credit, call (585) 275-4392. If you have questions about the series, please call Residency Coordinator Patty DeBurro at (585) 273-3954.

Date Speaker Topic
October 5, 2013 Vikram Durairaj, MD, FACS,
Professor of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology,
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Oculofacial Plastics/ Orbit
November 23, 2013 David Plager, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Pediatric Ophthalmology
December 14, 2013 David N Zacks, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Kellogg Eye Center at
University of Michigan
Retina and Uveitis
February 22, 2014

Tariq Bhatti, MD,
Chief, Neuro-Ophthalmology,
Duke University Medical Center

March 21 -22, 2014 Rochester Ophthalmology Conference
March 22, 2014

Snell Memorial Lecture

David W. Parke II, MD

Executive VP and CEO

American Academy of Ophthalmology


Retina/ Vitreous

April 12, 2014

George Cioffi, MD
Ophthalmologist - in - Chief,
New York - Presbyterian / Columbia


June 7, 2014

Nisha Acharaya, MD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology,
University of California
San Francisco