Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
12/09/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
POAG/GS/OHTN
Glaucoma
Dr. David Rooney
9th Floor Conference Room

12/10/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Trabs and Tubes
Glaucoma
Dr. John Swogger
9th floor conference room, 936

12/10/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
9th Floor Conference Room

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


12/11/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Pediatric Glaucoma
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Dr. Ken Nischal
9th Floor Conference Room

12/11/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

12/12/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Major Trials
Glaucoma
Dr. Tigran Kostanyan
9th Floor Conference Room

12/13/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Pediatric Guest Speaker- Dr. Collin Hair
Grand Rounds
BST S120

Dr. Hair is a trained pediatric ophthalmologist. He attended Drexel University, where he earned his medical degree. His clinical interests include pediatric amblyopia and strabismus, as well as other pediatric eye conditions, such as cataracts, glaucoma, trauma, tumors and ptosis. Dr. Hair completed his ophthalmology residency at Rutgers University in Newark, N.J., and his fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. The title of Dr. Hair's lecture is: “Prevalence of Ocular Pathology on Initial Screening and Incidence of New Findings on Follow Up Examinations in Children with Trisomy 21”.


12/13/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Strabisumus Pre-Wet Lab Lecture
OKAP Review
Dr. Eldib
BST S120

Lecture to follow Grand Rounds


12/16/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Histopathology
Glaucoma
Dr. Julia Polat
9th Floor Conference Room

After this lecture, the resident/student will be able to:

  • explain the histology and pathology for common glaucoma diagnoses
  • distinguish between histology/pathology for glaucoma vs. other ocular conditions
  • list the angle structures

12/16/2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
12/16/2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Strabismus Wet Lab
Surgical Training Lab
Dr. Stefko
Temporal Bone Lab

Pizza at 5:30pm in EEI 150.

Also, please remember to double bag any waste into the red Biohazard bag.

Then place in cardboard Biohazzard box.  Put in hallway outside the door of the wetlab.

Call Maintenance at 412-647-3370 for pick up.


12/17/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Angle Closure Glaucoma - Pathogenesis and PACG
Glaucoma
Dr. David Rooney
9th floor conference room

12/18/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Plateau Iris/Secondary ACG+/-pupillary block
Glaucoma
Dr. Marshall Stafford
9th floor conference room

12/18/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Surgical Teaching Rounds
Surgical Training
Dr. Conner
9th Floor Conference Room

 

 


12/19/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Medical Management of Glaucoma - General Approach and Classes of Medications
Glaucoma
Dr. John Swogger
9th floor conference room

Please read the associated chapter BCSC Series.


12/20/2019 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Holiday Season
Grand Rounds

12/23/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Normal Tension Glaucoma
Glaucoma
Dr. Tarek Shazly
9th Floor Conference Room

Please read related pages in Ch 4 from the BCSC series. 


12/27/2019 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Holiday Season
Grand Rounds

01/02/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management MIGS (Trabectome/istent/Cypass/XEN/etc)
Glaucoma
Dr. Ian Conner
9th Floor Conference Room

01/06/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Major Trials- OHTS/GLT/CIGTS/CGNGTS/etc
Glaucoma
Dr. Julia Polat
9th Floor Conference Room

 

 


01/07/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Secondary Open Angle Glaucoma
Glaucoma
Dr. Tarek Shazly
9th floor conference room

Objectives: Upon completion of this conference the resident/student should have an understanding of the secondary open angle glaucomas and should be able to:

  • List and describe the Secondary Open Angle Glaucomas including:
    • Pseudoexfoliation
    • Pigmentary Glaucoma
    • Lens-Induced Glaucoma
    • Intraocular Tumors
    • Ocular Inflammation
    • Elevated Episcleral Venous Pressure
    • Trauma
    • Steroid and other medication induced glaucoma

Assignment: Please read Ch 4 on Open Angle Glaucoma in the BCSC Series.


01/07/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
4516 Browns Hill Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 1521

4516 Browns Hill Road

Pittsburgh, PA 15227


01/08/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Laser Management - SLT/ALT/LPI/CPC/MP3
Glaucoma
Dr. Ian Conner
9th Floor Conference Room

01/08/2020 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

01/09/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
OKAP Questions
Glaucoma
Dr. David Rooney and/or, Dr. Tigran Kostanyan
9th Floor Conference Room

 

 


01/15/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

01/28/2020 - 5:30pm to 02/28/2020 - 8:30pm
B&L Wet Lab (Two Sessions)
Surgical Training Lab
Temporal Bone Lab

Pizza at 5:30pm in EEI 150.

Also, please remember to double bag any waste into the red Biohazard bag.

Then place in cardboard Biohazzard box.  Put in hallway outside the door of the wetlab.

Call Maintenance at 412-647-3370 for pick up.


01/29/2020 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
B&L Wet Lab (Two Sessions)
Surgical Training Lab
Temporal Bone Lab

Pizza at 5:30pm in EEI 150.

Also, please remember to double bag any waste into the red Biohazard bag.

Then place in cardboard Biohazzard box.  Put in hallway outside the door of the wetlab.

Call Maintenance at 412-647-3370 for pick up.


02/11/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
4516 Browns Hill Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 1521

4516 Browns Hill Road

Pittsburgh, PA 15227


02/17/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 2100 Jane St., 15203
03/23/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 2100 Jane St., 15203
03/24/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
4516 Browns Hill Rd, Pittsburgh, PA

4516 Browns Hill Rd

Pittsburgh, PA 15217


04/20/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 2100 Jane St., 15203
04/28/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
4516 Browns Hill Rd, Pittsburgh, PA

4516 Browns Hill Rd

Pittsburgh, PA 15217


05/18/2020 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 2100 Jane St., 15203
12/09/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Glaucoma Related OKAP Questions
Glaucoma
Dr. Tigran Kostanyan and/or, Dr. David Rooney
9th Floor Conference Room

 

 


December 2019