Upcoming Educational Events
2019 RETINA SYMPOSIUM
Earn 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
General Ophthalmologists Program (Licensed in Arizona)
RSVP BY: April 1st 2019 to Michelle Kelly, firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Time: 5:30pm- 9:30pm (Complimentary Dinner Included)
Place: Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort | 7677 N 16th St, Phx , 85020
5:30 – 6:00 Registration & Cocktail Reception | Pima (Hohokam Ballroom)
6:00 – 9:30 Retina Program | Hopi (Hohokam Ballroom)
To RSVP Contact
Michelle Kelly, Physician Liaison
Associated Retina Consultants
5:30 – 6:00 Registration & Reception
6:00 – 6:10 Welcome Remarks & Announcements – Dinner Served | Alan J. Gordon, M.D.
6:10 – 6:25 Updates on Retinal Detachment Treatment | Yousef J, Cruz-Inigo, M.D.
6:25 – 6:40 Retinal Vein Occlusions: CRVO and BRVO | Jaime R. Gaitan, M.D.
6:40 – 6:55 Plaquenil: Retinal Screening Guidelines | J. Shepard Bryan, M.D.
6:55 – 7:10 Update on Macular Hole Surgery 2019 | Alan J. Gordon, M.D.
7:10 – 7:25 Where the Brain and the Retina Meet (Neuroophthalmological cases that retina specialists see.) | Stephen A.M. De Souza, M.D.
7:25 – 7:40 Posterior Segment Masses, Imaging and Treatment | Matthew J. Welch, M.D.
7:40 – 7:50 Refreshment Break with Exhibitors
7:50 – 8:05 Post Cataract Cystoid Macular Edema: Diagnosis and Management | Kendra A. Klein, M.D.
8:05 – 8:20 Retinal Gene Therapy for Inherited Retinal Diseases | Benjamin Bakall, M.D., PhD
8:20 – 8:35 Diabetic Retinopathy – An Explanation of Theories and Pathophysiology of Treatment Choices | Henry M. Kwong Jr., M.D.
8:35 – 8:50 Retinal Manifestations of Systemic Disease | Kendra A. Klein, M.D.
8:50 – 9:05 Case Studies – When to Refer | Rahul K. Reddy, M.D., MHS & Benjamin Bakall, M.D., PhD
9:05 – 9:20 Questions & Answers | Alan J. Gordon, M.D. , Panel Facilitator
9:20 – 9:30 Closing Remarks | Alan J. Gordon, M.D.
ZEISS Meditec, Inc.
Objective 1: Identify New Treatments and Techniques in Best Practice for Patient Care
Objective 2: Measure and Evaluate Treatment Options and Determine when it is Appropriate to Refer to a Retinal Specialist
Objective 3: Communicate and Review Medical Information to their Practice and Patients
Objective 4: Affect Better Patient Outcomes from Early Detection
Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center and Associated Retina Consultants. St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation: St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Benjamin Bakall, MD, PhD
J. Shephard Bryan, MD
Stephen A.M. De Souza, MD
Jaime Gaitan, MD
Alan J. Gordon, MD
|Kendra A. Klein, MD
Henry W. Kwong, MD
Rahul K. Reddy, MD, MHS
Matthew Welch, MD
Yousef J. Cruz Inigo, MD
Reda Issa, MD