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Physicians Program

Course Description

The Flaum Eye Institute proudly presents the 65th Rochester Ophthalmology Conference. This year's two-day meeting is highlighted by our Snell Memorial and Frederick Dushay Distinguished Visiting Professor lectures featuring  Reza Dana, MD and David Huang, MD, PhD. In addition, this year's program hosts other nationally renowned lecturers from across the sub-specialties as well as our own expert faculty. We hope that you will find their lectures enlightening and useful to your practices.

Objectives

At the conclusion of this conference, participants will be able to:

  • State at least 4 ways to reduce post-operative complications and patient dissatisfaction resulting from cataract surgery
  • List new therapies that are potential agents in the treatment of retinal disease
  • Discuss new methods in the surgical and medical treatment of refractive error and strategies to limit and ameliorate potential complications of refractive surgery
  • Identify and implement uses of imaging technology in the treatment of ophthalmic disorders
  • Describe the evidence-based approach to managing medical diseases of the cornea and ocular surface, including inflammatory, infectious, and degenerative conditions
  • Demonstrate familiarity with current issues in medical and surgical therapy for glaucoma
  • List best practices in the treatment of diabetic eye disease and age-related macular degeneration

Certification

The University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry designates
this live activity for a maximum of 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Registration

Individuals who wish to attend the 2020 Rochester Ophthalmology Conference should complete the registration process by May 29, 2019. Online registration will be available on or before February 1, 2020.

Physician Program Schedule

Friday, May 29, 2020

Time Event Details
7:30 - 8:15 Registration and Continental Breakfast  
8:15 - 8:20 Welcome David A. DiLoreto Jr., MD, PhD
Section I
8:20 - 8:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
8:40 - 9:00 Coming Soon Coming Soon
9:00 - 9:20 Coming Soon Coming Soon
9:20 - 9:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
9:40 - 10:00 Panel Discussion  
10:00 - 10:20 Break | Exhibits  
Section II
10:20 - 10:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
10:40 - 11:00 Coming Soon Coming Soon
11:00 - 11:20 Coming Soon Coming Soon
11:20 - 11:40 Panel Discussion  
11:40 - 12:40 Lunch | Exhibits  
Frederick Dushay Distinguished Visiting Professor Lecture
12:40 - 12:50 Introduction David A. DiLoreto Jr., MD, PhD
12:50 - 1:30 Frederick Dushay Distinguished Visiting Professor Lecture
Coming Soon
David Huang MD, PhD
1:30 - 1:40 Questions  
Section III
1:40 - 2:00 Coming Soon Coming Soon
2:00 - 2:20 Coming Soon Coming Soon
2:20 - 2:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
2:40 - 3:00 Coming Soon Coming Soon
3:00 - 3:20 Coming Soon  
3:20 - 3:40 Coming Soon  
Section IV
3:40 - 4:00 Coming Soon Coming Soon
4:00 - 4:20 Coming Soon Coming Soon
4:20 - 4:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
4:40 - 5:00 Panel Discussion  
5:00 - 5:10 Announcements  
     

 

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Time Event Details
8:00 - 8:55 Continental Breakfast  
8:55 - 9:00 Welcome David A. Diloreto Jr., MD, PhD
Section V
9:00 - 9:20 Coming Soon Coming Soon
9:20 - 9:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
9:40 - 10:00 Coming Soon Coming Soon
10:00 - 10:20 Coming Soon Coming Soon
10:20 - 10:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
10:40 - 11:00 Panel Discussion  
11:00 - 11:20 Break | Exhibits  
Snell Memorial Lecture
11:20 - 11:25 Introduction, David A. DiLoreto Jr., MD PhD  
11:25 - 12:05 Snell Memorial Lecture
Coming Soon
Reza Dana, MD
12:05 - 12:15 Questions  
12:15 - 12:25 Presentation of resident travel awards Coming Soon
12:25 - 1:10 Lunch | Exhibits  
Section VI
1:10 - 1:20 Coming Soon Coming Soon
1:20 - 1:40 Coming Soon Coming Soon
1:40 - 2:00 Coming Soon Coming Soon
2:50 - 2:20 Panel Discussion  
2:20 Announcements | End of Program David A. Diloreto Jr., MD, PhD