Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
11/25/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Myopia Treatment and Secondary Causes of Myopia: What Not To Miss
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Erin Keim, OD
Virtual

11/25/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Pediatric Imaging Rounds and Cornea Crosslinking
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Dr. Nischal
Virtual

 

 


11/25/2020 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

11/27/2020 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Thanksgiving Holiday
Grand Rounds

11/30/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Review of Pediatric Concepts on OKAP Exam
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Dr. Philblad
Virtual

 
 

 


12/01/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Sensorimotor Exam
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Kaajal Nanda, Kat Sanchez
Virtual

12/02/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Anterior Segment Disorders
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Dr. Nischal
Virtual

At the end of this lecture, the student/resident will be able to:

  • Describe the most common diseases and malformations of the cornea, anterior segment and iris seen in children. 
  • Identify common types of childhood cataracts and other lens disorders
  • Outline a management plan

Please read Chapter 20 in the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus BCSC book series

  


12/03/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Pediatric Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Catalina Cleves, MD, Ellen Mitchell, MD
Virtual

Dr. Catalina Cleves, a pediatri neurologist and Dr. Ellen Mitchell will lecture on Pediatric IIH.

Please read the section on Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension in Ch 26/eBook pg 36 of the BCSC series.


12/04/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Low Vision
Grand Rounds
Dr. Smith
Virtual

12/07/2020 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Birmingham (Roesch-Taylor Bldg)
Dr. Waxman
Roesch-Taylor Bldg, 2100 Jane St., 15203
This mission will take place at the South Tower of the Roesch-Taylor Bldg (Birmingham Clinic's temporary location). Medical students should arrive by 5:30 at the latest to help set up, and we will start seeing patients at 6:00.

The building's address is:

2100 Jane St

Pittsburgh, PA 15203

 


12/08/2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


12/09/2020 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

12/11/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Swogger
Virtual

Dr. Zachary Nadler will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on December 11, 2020 at 7am in. Drs. Nadler and Swogger will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


12/18/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Dansingani
Virtual

Dr. David Mora– Boellstorff will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on December 18, 2020 at 7am..  Drs.Mora– Boellstorff  and Errera will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


12/25/2020 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Holiday Season
Grand Rounds

01/01/2021 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Holiday Season
Grand Rounds

01/04/2021 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Birmingham (Roesch-Taylor Bldg)
Dr. Waxman
Roesch-Taylor Bldg, 2100 Jane St., 15203
This mission will take place at the South Tower of the Roesch-Taylor Bldg (Birmingham Clinic's temporary location). Medical students should arrive by 5:30 at the latest to help set up, and we will start seeing patients at 6:00.

The building's address is:

2100 Jane St

Pittsburgh, PA 15203

 


01/12/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


01/13/2021 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

01/15/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Lillian To, MD & Andrew Tran, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Lillian To, Dr. Andrew Tran
Virtual

On Friday, January 15, 2021 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  It will be held virtually  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. To and Tran will be presenting the cases for review and analysis. 

Please check back. Once the cases are identified, the names of the services involved will be posted.

 


01/22/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Neuro Service- Ralitsa Loewen, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Shazly
Vitual

Dr Ralitsa Loewen will present a case from the Neuro Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, January 22, 2021 at 7 am. Drs Loewen and Shazly will lead a discussion after the case presentation

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session.


01/27/2021 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

01/29/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Pediatrics Service - Dr. Peter Jones
Grand Rounds
Dr. Nischal
VIrtual

Dr. Peter Jones will present a case from the Pediatrics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on January 29, 2021 at 7am. . Drs. Jones and Nischal  will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


02/05/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Occuloplastics Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Roxana Fu
Virtual

Dr. Tadhg Schempf will present a case from the Occuloplastics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, February 5, 2021 at 7am.   Drs. Schempf and Fu will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session.


02/09/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


02/10/2021 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

03/05/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Pediatrics Service - Dr. Zachary Nadler
Grand Rounds
Dr. Patil
VIrtual

Dr. Zachary Nadler will present a case from the Pediatrics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on March 5, 2021 at 7am. . Drs. Nadler and Patil  will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


03/09/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


03/26/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Jared Weed, MD and Julia Sharren, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Jared Weed, Dr. Julia Shatten
Virtual

On Friday, June 4, 2021 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  It will be held virtually  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Weed and Shatten will be presenting the cases for review and analysis. 

Please check back. Once the cases are identified, the names of the services involved will be posted.

 


04/13/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


05/11/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


06/04/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Sabrina Mukhtar, MD & Ricardo Couso, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Sabrina Mukhtar, Dr. Ricardo Couso
Virtual

On Friday, June 4, 2021 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  It will be held virtually  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Mukhtar and Couso will be presenting the cases for review and analysis. 

Please check back. Once the cases are identified, the names of the services involved will be posted.

 


06/08/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


November 2020