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Annual Fall Conference

Due to the impending storm our fall conference
has been rescheduled to October 28 & 29

Annual Fall Conference

October 28 & 29, 2017

Nova Southeastern University
Health Professions Division
3200 S. University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
Hull Auditorium

Saturday Directors

Sherrol Reynolds, OD, FAAO

Naushira Pandya, MD, CMD, FACP

 Head to Toe Inter-Professional Management of Diabetes

Registration & Continental Breakfast  8:00 – 9:00

9:00 – 10:40

 

Update on Diabetes Management and Complications

Naushira Pandya, MD, CMD, FACP

10:40 – 11:00

Break

11:00 – 12:40

The Latest in Diabetic Eye Disease

Sherrol Reynolds, OD, FAAO

Marco A. Gonzales, MD

12:40 – 2:00

Lunch Provided & Meet Exhibitors

2:00 – 3:40

Collaborative Care of Individuals with Diabetes (Panel Discussion)

Marilyn Gordon, EDD, RDN, CSSD, LDN

Andrea Levin, Pharm.D

Mark Jaffe, DPM

All lectures are 2 hour credits and qualify as transcript quality for Optometry.

  All lectures are approved by the  Florida Board of Optometry, COPE, AOA, AMA, CME for Saturday only.

Sunday Director

Joseph Sowka, OD, FAAO Diplomate

Glaucoma Update 2017

Registration & Continental Breakfast  8:00 – 9:00

9:00 – 10:40

Controversies in Glaucoma Diagnosis

  • Are alternate forms of tonometry acceptable? Lori Vollmer, OD, FAAO
  • Are alternate forms of perimetry acceptable? Barry Frauens, OD, FAAO
  • Issues in imaging. Jessica Steen, OD, FAAO
  • Assessing the optic disc: Is it still necessary in the OCT era? Joseph Sowka, OD, FAAO, Diplomate

10:40 – 11:00

Break

11:00 – 12:40

New Thoughts in Glaucoma Management

  • Mind-body connection: What is the role of nutrition in glaucoma? Lori Vollmer, OD, FAAO
  • Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery: MIGS or MEGS? Joseph Sowka, OD, FAAO, Diplomate
  • The ins and outs of laser iridotomy. Barry Frauens, OD, FAAO
  • Should trabeculoplasty be primary or adjunctive treatment?Jessica Steen, OD, FAAO

12:40 – 1:30

Lunch Provided

1:30 – 3:10

Glaucoma: You Make the Call

Joseph Sowka, OD, FAAO, Diplomate

Barry Frauens, OD, FAAO

Lori Vollmer, OD, FAAO

Jessica Steen, OD, FAAO

Sunday lectures are approved from the Florida Board of Optometry and COPE for OD(S) ONLY

All lectures are TQ eligible

Early Registration (Ends 8/9/17)

REGULAR                                

ALUMNI

Double Header    

$263

$210

Saturday Only   

$150 

$120

Sunday Only  

$150      

$120

Regular Registration (Ends 10/25/2017)

REGULAR                                

ALUMNI

Double Header    

$287

$230

Saturday Only   

$162  

$130

Sunday Only  

$162  

$130

Onsite Registration

REGULAR                                

ALUMNI

Double Header    

$328

$262

Saturday Only   

$180

$144

Sunday Only  

$180   

$144


TQ                               $75

Transcript Quality Testing Pre-Event rate  of $75, covers 3 or more exams.  If you only need 1-2 exams you can pay post event at the rate of $30 per exam.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend the program, please notify us by email as soon as possible. We will refund your registration fee based upon the following schedule:

  • 100% refund if notified at least by October 20, 2017.
  • No refunds after October 20, 2017.

There will be no refund if you do not attend the program. As a reminder, compliance with Board guidelines requires punctual attendance for CE credit. Those persons who do not arrive on time for a course will not receive credit.  The Florida Board of Optometry states in Chapter 64B13-5.001 (1): “Credit will be allowed on the basis of an hour for hour. To receive one hour credit, a licensed practitioner must attend not less than 50 minutes.”

 

 

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