Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
01/28/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Bushra Usmani, MD - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Jay Chhablani, MD
Virtual

Dr Bushra Usmani will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, January 28 2022 at 7 am. Drs Usmani and Chhablani will lead a discussion after the case presentation


01/31/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Normal Tension Glaucoma
Glaucoma
Dr. Shazly
Virtual

02/01/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Major Trials
Glaucoma
Dr. Berk
Virtual

02/02/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management MIGS (Trabectome/istent/Cypass/XEN/etc)
Glaucoma
Dr. Williams
Virtual

02/02/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Caroline Vloka, MD
To Be Determined

02/03/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Glaucoma in Kids and Adolescents
Glaucoma
Dr. Nischal, Dr. Eldib
Virtual

 

 


02/04/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-POS Guest Speaker - To Be Announced
Grand Rounds
POS Guest Speaker
To Be Determined

02/05/2022 - 9:00am to 12:45pm
GES Sheep Inc Health Care Ctr (Penn Hills)
Dr. Errera
11817 Frankstown Rd, Penn Hills, 15235

This mission will be at the Sheep Inc Health Care Center in Penn Hills, PA.

This is a new site for us, and we are very excited to begin working with them!

Their location is:

11817 Frankstown Rd #151235
Penn Hills, PA 15235

 


02/07/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Other Major Studies- OHTS/GLT/CIGTS/CGNGTS/etc
Glaucoma
Dr. Mo
Virtual

 

 


02/08/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Major Trials
Glaucoma
Dr. Conner
Virtual

02/08/2022 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
Dr. Matharu
4516 Browns Hill Rd, Pittsburgh, PA

This mission will take place at Squirrel Hill Health Center:

4516 Browns Hill Rd

Pittsburgh, PA 15217


02/08/2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr. Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Check back for reading materials.


02/09/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Angle Closure Glaucoma - Pathogenesis and PACG
Glaucoma
Dr. Berk, Dr. Mo
Virtual

02/09/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Joseph Martel, MD
Virtual

02/10/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Clone of General Questions / OKAP Review
Glaucoma
Dr. Mo
Virtual

 

 


02/11/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds -Jonathan Peterson, MD Occuloplastics Service
Grand Rounds
Roxanna Fu, MD
Virtual

Dr. Jonathan Peterson will present a case from the Occuloplastics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on February 11, 2022 at 7am. Drs. Peterson and Fu will lead a discussion after the case presentation.


02/14/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Trabs and Tubes
Glaucoma
Dr. Swogger
Virtual

02/16/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Optics of Ophthalmic Instruments / Aberration
Optics
Dr. Sanata
Virtual
02/16/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Caroline Vloka, MD
To Be Determined

02/17/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Prism/ Optical Lenses / Correction (bifocals/MF)
Optics
Dr. Luchansky
Virtual

Optics for clinicians pgs 60-105 and 238-276-attached


02/18/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds -Jacob Winter, MD Pediatric Ophthalmology
Grand Rounds
Jamila Hiasat, MD
To Be Determined

Dr. Jacab WInters will present a case from the Pediatric Ophthalmology Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on February 18 at 7am. Drs. WInters and Hiasat will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

Please check back here for suggested reading materials.


02/21/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Clone of Vergence / Thin Lenses / Snell's Law / Ray Diagrams / Light Propagation / Indices of Refraction
Optics
Dr. Drexler
Virtual

02/21/2022 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Birmingham (Roesch-Taylor Bldg)
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

 


02/22/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Contact Lens Basics
Optics
Dr. Sanata
Virtual
02/23/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Model Eye / Near Point / Far Point / Accommodation / Refraction
Optics
Dr. Depew
Virtual

02/23/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Joseph Martel, MD
Virtual

02/24/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Magnification, Low Vision Theory and Vertex Distance
Optics
Dr. Smith
Virtual

Please read the following:  Optics for Clinicians p. 36-38 and p. 227-237 and attached lecture


02/25/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Matthew Sommers, MD - Comprehensive Ophthalmology Service
Grand Rounds
Evan Waxman, MD, PhD
To Be Determined

Dr. Matthew Sommers will present a case from the Comprehensive Ophthalmology Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on August 13, 2021 at 7am. Drs. Sommers and Waxman will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back here for suggested reading materials.


02/26/2022 - 9:00am to 12:45pm
GES McKeesport 9th St Clinic
410 9th St, McKeesport, PA, 15132

This mission will be at the 9th Street Clinic in McKeesport:

410 9th St

McKeesport, PA 15132

https://goo.gl/maps/7t4EiTg4tGneLauG8


03/01/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Post Concussion Eye Exam
Optics
Dr. Depew
Virtual

03/02/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Sample Problems Session (retinoscopy, plus to minus cyl, etc
Optics
Dr. Butts
Virtual
03/02/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Caroline Vloka, MD
To Be Determined

03/04/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds - ARVO

03/08/2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr. Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Check back for reading materials.


03/09/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Ophthalmology Residents Morning Meeting Dr. Sahel
José-Alain Sahel, MD
To Be Determined

03/11/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds -Timothy Chen, MD - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Julia Polat, MD
To Be Determined

Dr. Timothy Chen will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on March 11, 2022 at 7am. Drs. Chen and Polat will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

 


03/16/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Caroline Vloka, MD
To Be Determined

03/18/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds - OKAP Exams

03/23/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Joseph Martel, MD
Virtual

03/25/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference-Closed Session
Grand Rounds
To Be Determined
To Be Determined

On Friday, March 25, 2022 at 7am the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  Dr.s. Ricardo Couso and Tadhg Schempf will participate in the presentation.  The conference is open to UPMC Eye Center Clinical Faculty, Fellows and Residents only.

Please check back. More details will be posted as they become avaialble.

 


03/28/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
IOL's / Refractive / Surgical Considerations
Optics
Dr. Butts
Virtual
03/30/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Caroline Vloka, MD
To Be Determined

04/01/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds -Kanwal Matharu, MD - Cornea
Grand Rounds
To Be Determined

Dr. Kanwal Matharu will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 1, 2022 at 7am.  Dr. Matharu along with a Cornea faculty member will lead a discussion after the case presentation.


04/06/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Joseph Martel, MD
Virtual

04/08/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Shelley Mo, MD - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
To Be Determined

Dr. Shelley Mo will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 8, 2022 at 7am.  Dr. Mo along with a Glaucoma faculty member will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

Please check back here for suggested reading materials.


04/12/2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr. Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Check back for reading materials.


04/13/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Caroline Vloka, MD
To Be Determined

04/15/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Elizabeth Conner, MD - Pediatric Ophthalmology Service
Grand Rounds
To Be Determined

Dr. Elizabeth Conner will present a case from the Pediatric Ophthalmology Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 15, 2022 at 7am.. Dr. Conner along with a Pediatric Ophthalmology faculty member will lead a discussion after the case presentation.


04/20/2022 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Joseph Martel, MD
Virtual

04/22/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00pm
No Grand Rounds - ASCRS

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