Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
01/31/2023 - 7:00am
Cavernous Sinus Syndromes
Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr Gabrielle Bonhomme
9th floor conference room

02/01/2023 - 7:00am
Nystagmus
Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr Gabrielle Bonhomme
9th floor conference room

02/01/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Nadler, Dr. Schempf
TBD

02/02/2023 - 7:00am
Supranuclear Palsies
Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr Can Kocasarac
9th floor conference room

02/03/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds -Raven Diacou, MD - Cornea Service
Grand Rounds
Gaurav Prakash, MD
Virtual

Dr. Raven Diacou will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on February 3, 2023 at 7:00 am.. Drs. Diacou and Prakash will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

 


02/06/2023 - 7:00am
Mirrors / Thin Lens Problems
Optics
Dr Kirsten Winter
9th floor conference room

Please look over the corresponding materials in the Optics section of the BCSC.  Over the course of this conference series we'll be covering the "back of the book" questions. You are encouraged to come to the session prepared to work through these and similar problems. Assigned questions for this session are #12 and #13.


02/07/2023 - 8:00am
Near Point/Accommodation/Add Astigmatism/Introduction & Jackson Cross
Optics
Dr Emily Depew
9th floor conference room

Please look over the corresponding materials in the Optics section of the BCSC.  Over the course of this conference series we'll be covering the "back of the book" questions. You are encouraged to come to the session prepared to work through these and similar problems. Assigned questions for this session are 6-7, 10, 18-19.


02/08/2023 - 7:00am
Snell's Law/Ray Diagrams/Indices of Refraction/CL Basics
Optics
Dr Scott Drexler
9th floor conference room

Please look over the corresponding materials in the Optics section of the BCSC.  Over the course of this conference series we'll be covering the "back of the book" questions. You are encouraged to come to the session prepared to work through these and similar problems. Assigned questions for this session are 9, 23, 24.


02/08/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

02/09/2023 - 7:00am
Retinoscopy, Types of Astigmatism, Power Cross
Optics
Dr Kateryna Sanders
9th floor conference room

Please look over the corresponding materials in the Optics section of the BCSC.  Over the course of this conference series we'll be covering the "back of the book" questions. You are encouraged to come to the session prepared to work through these and similar problems. Assigned questions for this session are #5,#8 and #15.


02/10/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-POS Guest Speaker
Grand Rounds
Guest Speaker
Virtual

Please check back for details regarding the name of the speaker as well as details regarding the Grand Rounds Session topic.


02/13/2023 - 7:00am
Optics of Ophthalmic Instruments/Aberrations
Optics
Dr Robert Bittner
9th floor conference room

Please look over the corresponding materials in the Optics section of the BCSC.  Over the course of this conference series we'll be covering the "back of the book" questions. You are encouraged to come to the session prepared to work through these and similar problems. Assigned questions for this session are #11, 31, 32.


02/14/2023 - 7:00am
Prism/Optical Correction/Optical Lenses
Optics
Dr Craig Luchansky
9th floor conference room

Please look over the corresponding materials in the Optics section of the BCSC.  Over the course of this conference series we'll be covering the "back of the book" questions. You are encouraged to come to the session prepared to work through these and similar problems. Assigned questions for this session are #20 and #21.


02/14/2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr. Eller
9th floor conference room/zoom hybrid

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Check back for reading materials.


02/15/2023 - 7:00am
Magnification, Vertex Distance, Telescopes
Optics
Dr William Smith
9th floor conference room

02/15/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Nadler, Dr. Schempf
TBD

02/16/2023 - 7:00am
IOLs/Refractive/Surgical Considerations
Optics
Dr Nathan Isaacson
9th floor conference room

Please look over the corresponding materials in the Optics section of the BCSC.  Over the course of this conference series we'll be covering the "back of the book" questions. You are encouraged to come to the session prepared to work through these and similar problems. Assigned questions for this session are #25-30.


02/17/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Gideon Nkrumah, MD - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Jay Chhablani, MD
To Be Determined

Dr. Gideon Nkrumah will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on February 17, 2023 at 7am.  Drs.Nkrumah and Chhablani will lead a discussion after the case presentation.  


02/20/2023 - 7:00am
Glaucoma Clinic Evaluation - Exam and Gonioscopy
Glaucoma
Dr Lilly To
9th Floor Conference Room

02/21/2023 - 7:00am
Glaucoma Devices - HVF/GVF/OCT
Glaucoma
Dr Tyler Berger
9th Floor Conference Room

02/22/2023 - 7:00am
Glaucoma Devices - UBM/Visante/HRT/etc
Glaucoma
Dr Ian Conner
9th Floor Conference Room

02/22/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

02/23/2023 - 7:00am
Medical Management of Glaucoma - General Approach & Classes of Medications
Glaucoma
Dr John Swogger
9th Floor Conference Room

02/24/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Christina Kong, MD -Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Ian Conner, MD
Virtual

Dr. Christina Kong will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on February 24, 2023 at 7am. Drs. Kong and Conner will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

 


02/27/2023 - 7:00am
POAG/GS/OHTN
Glaucoma
Dr Lilly To
9th Floor Conference Room

02/28/2023 - 7:00am
Laser Management - SLT/ALT/LPI/CPC/MP3
Glaucoma
Dr John Swogger
9th Floor Conference Room

03/01/2023 - 7:00am
Angle Closure Glaucoma - Pathogenesis & PACG
Glaucoma
Dr Ahmed Abdou
9th Floor Conference Room

03/01/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Nadler, Dr. Schempf
TBD

03/02/2023 - 7:00am
Glaucoma Pathology
Glaucoma
Dr Ahmed Abdou
9th Floor Conference Room

03/03/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference-Closed Session
Grand Rounds
Dr. Vishal Jhanji
Virtual

On Friday, March 3, 2023 at 7:00 am the UPMC Eye Center will hold a quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  Dr.s. David Mora and TImothy Chen will present a case.  They will lead a discussion following the presentatoin.  Dr. Jhanji will also participate in the discussion. The conference is open to UPMC Eye Center Clinical Faculty, Fellows and Residents only.

 

 


03/06/2023 - 7:00am
Plateau Iris/Secondary ACG +/- pupillary block
Glaucoma
Dr Marshall Stafford
9th Floor Conference Room

03/07/2023 - 7:00am
Glaucoma OKAP Review
Glaucoma
9th Floor Conference Room

03/08/2023 - 7:00am
Surgical Management - Major Trials
Glaucoma
Dr Ian Conner
9th Floor Conference Room

03/08/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Nadler, Dr. Schempf
TBD

03/09/2023 - 7:00am
Major Studies - OHTS/GLT/CIGTS/CNGTS/etc…
Glaucoma
Dr Andrew Williams
9th Floor Conference Room

03/10/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds - POS Annual Meeting

03/13/2023 - 7:00am
Secondary Open Angle Glaucoma/Normal Tension Glaucoma
Glaucoma
Dr Tarek Shazly
9th Floor Conference Room

03/14/2023 - 7:00am
Surgical Management - Trabs and Tubes
Glaucoma
Dr John Swogger
9th Floor Conference Room

03/14/2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr. Eller
9th floor conference room/zoom hybrid

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Check back for reading materials.


03/15/2023 - 7:00am
Surgical Management- MIGS (Trabectome/iStent/Cypass/XEN/etc)
Glaucoma
Dr Andrew Williams
9th Floor Conference Room

03/15/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Nadler, Dr. Schempf
TBD

03/17/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds - OKAP Exams

03/22/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

03/24/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Saloni Kapoor, MD - Comprehensive Eye Service
Grand Rounds
Evan Waxman, MD,
Virtual

Dr. Saloni Kapoor will present a case from the Comprehensive Eye Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on March 24, 2023 at 7am. Drs. Kapoor and Waxman  will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

 


03/29/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

03/31/2023 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Doowon Huh, MD - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Colin Prensky, MD
To Be Determined

Dr. Doowon Huh will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on March 31, 2023 at 7am.  Drs.Huh and Prensky will lead a discussion after the case presentation.  


04/05/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Ophthalmology Residents Breakfast Meeting with Dr. Sahel
José-Alain Sahel, MD
BST S 120

04/11/2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr. Eller
9th floor conference room/zoom hybrid

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Check back for reading materials.


04/12/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Nadler, Dr. Schempf
TBD

04/19/2023 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

January 2023