Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
09/19/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Orbital Anatomy
Oculoplastics
Dr. Stefko
9th floor conference room

Goals & Objectives: At the completion of this conference the resident should have a thorough understanding of the anatomy of the orbit.

Assignment: Please read Chapter 1 in the Orbit, Eyelids and Lacrimal System book of the BCSC series.  In addition, find a review article on orbital anatomy and read it. Please let Dr Stefko know what you read and whether you'd consider it a good reference for the future.

 


09/19/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

09/20/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00pm
Thyroid Eye Disease
Oculoplastics
Dr. Mancini
9th Floor Conference Room

Eyelid Anatomy

Goals & Objectives: At the completion of this conference the resident should be able to:

  • Identify the parts of the eyelid

Assignment: Please read in the BCSC Orbits, Eyelids, and Lacrimal System Book:

·        Anatomy - Chapter 4- pages on Periocular Soft Tissues

Thyroid Eye Disease

Goals & Objectives: At the completion of this conference the resident should be able to:

·        Name causes of thyroid eye disease

·        Name the infectious and inflammatory disorders associated with thyroid eye disease

·        Explain eyelid retraction

Assignment: Please read in BCSC Orbits, Eyelids, and Lacrimal System Book:

·        Chapter 4 Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders including Graves Ophthalmopathy 

·        Chapter 11 Eyelid Retraction section in Periocular Malpositions and Involutional Changes


09/21/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Andrew Williams, Dr. Kunal Dansingani
BST S 120

Dr. Andrew Williams will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on September 21, 2018 at 7am in BST S120. Drs. Williams and Dansingani will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

Please check back for suggested reading materials.


09/26/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

09/28/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Jennifer Lee, MD & Anagha Medsinge, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Jennifer Lee, Dr. Anagha Medsinge
BST S120

On Friday, September 28, 2018 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference in BST S 120.  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Lee and Medsinge 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.

 


09/29/2018 - 8:30am
GES East End
East End Comm. Health Ctr., 117 N Negley
10/03/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Adaptive Optics Imaging Rounds
Imaging
Ethan Rossi, PhD
9th Floor Conference Room, Rm 936

10/05/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Glaucoma-Guest Speaker-Shakeel Shareef, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Shakeel Shareef
BST S120

Dr. Shareef is a Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester Medical Center, specializing in Glaucoma. He is a graduate of New York Medical College where he also completed his residency in ophthalmology. He completed two fellowships at Washington University School of Medicine: the first in glaucoma research in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science and a clinical fellowship in glaucoma at Barnes Hospital.


10/10/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

10/12/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Oculoplastic Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Julia Kuhn, Dr. S. Tonya Stefko
BST S 100

Dr. Julia Kukn will present a case from the Oculoplastic Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on October 12, 2018 at 7am BST 100.  Drs. Kuhn and Stefko will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

Please Note: Room Change to BST 100

Please check back for suggested reading materials.


10/15/2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Andrew Eller, MD
9th floor conference room

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Reading materials attached.


10/15/2018 - 6:30pm
GES Mission with the OCA
Montefiore 9th floor

Our mission on Monday, October 15 will be a screening in cooperation with the Organization of Chinese Americans. We'll be on the 9th floor of Montefiore checking vision, pressure and taking nonmydriatic photos. This is a fast paced and fun event (and the food is great). We'll start at 6:30pm and will probably be done around 10:30pm. Due to limited space we'll need to limit attendance to four students.


10/17/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

10/19/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Sabrina Mukhtar, MD, Ian Conner, MD, PhD
BST S120

Dr. Sabrina Mukhtar will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on October 19, 2018 at 7am in BST S120. Dr. Mukhtar and Dr. Conner will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back here for suggested reading materials.


10/23/2018 - 5:30pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
Sq. Hill Health Ctr, 4516 Browns Hill Rd

Our mission on Tuesday, 10/23 will be at Squirrel Hill Health Center

4516 Browns Hill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

 


10/24/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

10/26/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds Due To AAO
Grand Rounds

11/02/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Neuro-Ophthalmology Case Conference
Grand Rounds
Dr. Gabrielle Bonhomme
BST S120

On Friday, November 2, 2018 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's Neuro-Ophthalmology Case Conference in BST S 120.  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Neuro-Ophthalmology cases will be presented for review and analysis. 

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

 


11/07/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

11/08/2018 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Retina Case Conference
Journal Club
Andrew Eller, MD, Jose-Alain Sahel, MD
BST S 120

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

Please check back for suggested reading materials.

 


11/09/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Pediatric Ophthalmology Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Jamie Odden, Dr. Sara Otaibi
BST S120

Dr Jamie Odden will present a case from the Pediatric Ophthalmology Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on November 9, 2018 at 7 am in BST 120. Drs. Odden and Otaibi will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back for suggested reading materials.


11/14/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

11/16/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds Due To Residency Interview Day
Grand Rounds

11/19/2018 - 5:30pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
11/21/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

11/23/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds Thanksgiving
Grand Rounds

11/27/2018 - 5:30pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
Sq. Hill Health Ctr, 4516 Browns Hill Rd

Our mission on Tuesday, 11/27 will be at Squirrel Hill Health Center

4516 Browns Hill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

 


11/28/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

11/30/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Jared Weed, Dr. Roheena Kamyar
BST S120

Dr Jared Weed will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on November 30, 2018 at 7 am in BST 120. Drs Weed and Kamyar will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back for reading material.


12/05/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

12/07/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Uveitis-Guest Speaker-Debra Anne Goldstein, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Debra Anne Goldstein
BST 100 A

Dr. Goldstein received her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she subsequently completed an ophthalmology residency. She then pursued a fellowship in uveitis and ocular immunology at McGill followed by a second fellowship in uveitis at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Goldstein has published over 100 papers in peer reviewed journals and has lectured widely all over the world. She was twice awarded the Golden Apple Award for Best Teacher in Ophthalmology when she was a professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Goldstein is currently a professor of Ophthalmology and the Director of the Uveitis Service in the Department of Ophthalmology at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine.


12/12/2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

12/14/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Peter Mortenson, MD & Leonid Zlotcavitch, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Peter Mortenson, Dr. Leonid Zlotcavitch
BST S120

On Friday, December14, 2018 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference in BST S 120.  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Mortenson and Zlotcavitch 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.

 


12/21/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds Holiday
Grand Rounds

12/28/2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
No Grand Rounds Holiday
Grand Rounds

01/02/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

01/04/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Oculoplastics Service
Grand Rounds
Andrew Tran, MD, Jenny Yu, MD
To Be Determned

Dr. Andrew Tran will present a case from the Oculoplastics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 7am.   Drs. Tran and Yu will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back for location and suggested reading materials.


01/08/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
Sq. Hill Health Ctr, 4516 Browns Hill Rd

Our mission on Tuesday, 1/8 will be at Squirrel Hill Health Center

4516 Browns Hill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

 


01/09/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

01/16/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

01/18/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds -Neuro Ophthalmology Service
Grand Rounds
Lillian To, MD, Ellen Mitchell, MD
To Be Determned

Dr. Lillian To will present a case from the Neuro Ophthalmology Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, January 18, 2019 at 7am.   Drs. To and Mitchell will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back for location and suggested reading materials.


01/23/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

01/30/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

02/01/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Sabrina Mukhtar, MD, Andrew Eller, MD
To Be Determned

Dr. Sabrina Mukhtar will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 7am.   Drs. Mukhtar and Eller will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back for location and suggested reading materials.


02/06/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

02/12/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
Sq. Hill Health Ctr, 4516 Browns Hill Rd

Our mission on Tuesday, 2/12 will be at Squirrel Hill Health Center

4516 Browns Hill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

 


02/13/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

02/15/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Jamie Odden, Dr. John Swogger
To Be Determined

Dr Jamie Odden will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, February 15, 2019 at 7 am in BST 120. Drs. Odden and Swogger will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

Please check back for location and suggested reading materials.


02/20/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

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