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The Flaum Eye Institute Visiting Professor and Research Series

The Flaum Eye Institute Visiting Professor Series continues in bringing the most accomplished, nationally recognized eye care professionals to the University of Rochester for continuing medical education. Based on your feedback, we will also continue to offer a shor lecture from one of Flaum Eye Institute’s expert basic scientists where you can get a glimpse of the groundbreaking research being done in Rochester. All the events are now on Friday afternoons and, until further notice, all sessions offered via the Zoom Meeting streaming media platform.

Agenda for Visiting Professor Sessions -- Now on Friday Afternoons

2:00 p.m. – Introduction
2:05 p.m. – Research Presentation
2:30 p.m. – Resident Case Presentations
3:40 p.m. –  Visiting Professor Lecture
4:30 p.m. – Questions & Answer Session

For information on how to receive credit, call (585) 275-7666. If you have questions about the series, please call Residency Coordinator Patty DeBurro at (585) 273-3954.

November 19, 2021

Amde Shifera, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester Medical Center

1) Laboratory and radiologic testing in ocular inflammation
2) Prevention and management of post-surgical uveitis

Research Lecture

Paul Dunman, PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Rochester School of Medicine

Topic: To be Announced

December 17, 2021

Stacey Pineles, MD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology University of California Los Angeles

Topic: Binocular summation in pediatric and adult strabismus surgery

Research Lecture

Duje Tadin, PhD

Chair, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine

Topic: Visual perception as a window to brain function

January 21, 2022

Douglas Jabs, MD, MBA

Professor of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University

Topic: Uveitis

Research Lecture

To be Announced

February 18, 2022

Inder Paul Singh, MD

The Eye Centers of Racine and Kenosha

Topic: Glaucoma / Anterior Segment

Research Lecture

To be Announced

April 15, 2022

To be Announced

Research Lecture

To be Announced

May 20 to 21, 2022

Rochester Ophthalmology Conference

Emily Chew, MD

Director of the Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, National Eye Institute

June 17, 2022

To be Announced

Research Lecture

To be Announced

Previous Lectures 

Please enjoy these lectures from previous CME events. 

John Berdahl, MD
A Tale of Two Pressures: CSF Pressure and Glaucoma
Watch lecture here

Laura Enyedi, MD
1) Pediatric Eye Disorders with Skin Findings and the Other Way Around & Perilous Pediatric Problems: Diagnoses You Don't Want to Miss
Watch Lecture Here

Judy Kim, MD
Home OCT: Personalized Medicine for the Future
Watch lecture here

Peter Setabutr, MD
The droopy eyelid consult & Complications of oculoplastic surgery
Watch Lecture Here

Carla Siegfried, MD
Ethical Introduction to New Technologies in Ophthalmic Practice: "Pass"-t, Present, and Future
Watch Lecture Here

Maria Woodward, MD MS
Novel strategies to assess corneal ulcers in 2021
Watch Lecture Here