Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
08/22/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Hereditary Retinal and Choroidal Dystrophies
Retina
Dr. Syed Mahmood Ali Shah
9th Floor Conference Room

Objectives: Upon completion of this conference the resident/student should have an understanding of choroidal disease and should be able to

  • Describe the epidemiology, causes, characteristics and management of choroidal disease including
    • Bilateral Diffuse Uveal Melanocytic Proliferation
    • Choroidal Perfusion Abnormalities
    • Choroidal Hemangioma
    • Uveal Effusion Syndrome

Reading Assignment: Please read Chapter 12 Hereditary Retinal and Choroidal Dystrophies in the Retina and Vitreous section of the BCSC series.


08/23/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea
Grand Rounds
Dr. Dhaliwal
BST S120

Dr. Jamie Odden will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 7am.  Drs. Odden and Dhaliwal will lead a discussion after the case presentation.


08/23/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

08/26/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Electrophysiology
Retina
Dr. Alkiviades Liasis
9th floor conference room, 936

08/27/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Retinal Vascular Disease
Retina
Dr. Robert Bergren
9th Floor Conference Room

Objectives: Upon completion of this conference the resident/student should have an understanding of retinal vascular disease and should be able to

  • Describe the epidemiology, causes, characteristics and management of retinal vascular disease including
    • Hypertensive Retinopathy
    • Sickle Cell Retinopathy
    • Peripheral Retinal Neovascularization
    • Venous Occlusive Disease
    • Arterial Occlusive Disease
    • Retinal Vasculitis
    • Cystoid Macular Edema
    • Coats Disease
    • Juxtafoveal Telangiectasis
    • Arterial Macroaneurysms

Reading Assignment: Please read Chapter 5 Retinal Vascular Disease in the Retina  book in the BCSC series.


08/28/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Endophthalmitis/Intraocular Infection
Retina
Dr. Bernard Doft
9th Floor Conference Room

Objectives: At the conclusion of this conference the resident/student should have an understanding of endophthalmitis and should be able to:

  • Describe the epidemiology, causes, characteristics and management of endophthalmitis including:
    • Endogenous Bacterial Endophthalmitis
    • Fungal Endophthalmitis
    • Posttraumatic Endophthalmitis
    • Post-operative Endophthalmitis
    • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Discuss the purpose, inclusion criteria and the outcomes of the Endophthalmitis Vitrectomy Study

Reading Assignment: There are several sections in the Retina and Vitreous section of the BCSC concerning endophthalmitis. Please read through these. In addition, please review the EVS-link attached.


08/28/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

08/30/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Shazly
BST S120

Dr. Shelley Mo will present a case from the Glaucoma Eye Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on August 30, 2019 at 7am in BST 120.   Drs. Mo and Shazly will lead a discussion after the case presentation.     

 


08/30/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

09/04/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference - OCTA/AF imaging
Retina Imaging
Dr Chhablani
9th Floor Conference Room

OCTA/AF


09/04/2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
LRI, K Sutures and Incisions Wet Lab
Surgical Training Lab
Dr. Mammen
EEI 1st Floor Temporal Bone Lab
 
Also, please remember to double bag any waste into the red Biohazard bag.
 
Then place in cardboard Biohazard box.  Put in hallway outside the door of the wetlab.
 
Call Maintenance at 412-647-3370 for pick up.

09/06/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Cornea - Guest Speaker
Grand Rounds
POS Guest Speaker
BST S120

A Guest Speaker will present - Information to be posted at a later date.


09/06/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

09/10/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
9th Floor Conference Room

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


09/11/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

09/13/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Errera
BST S120

Dr. Sabrina Mukhtar will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on September 13, 2019 at 7am in BST S120.  Drs. Mukhtar and Errera will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

 


09/13/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

09/16/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
09/18/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

09/20/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-To Be Determined
Grand Rounds
BST S120

Information to be posted at a later date.


09/20/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

09/25/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

09/27/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds -Pediatric Ophthalmology Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Pihlblad
BST S120

Dr. Lillian To will present a case from the Pediatric Ophthalmology Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, September 27, 2019 at 7am  BST S120,  Drs. To and Pihlblad will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

 


09/27/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

09/28/2019 - 9:30am to 2:00pm
GES Mexican Consulate Visit
Central Catholic High School

4720 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213


10/01/2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
4516 Browns Hill Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15

4516 Browns Hill Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15227


10/02/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Rossi
9th Floor Conference Room

Adaptive Optics


10/04/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Occuloplastics Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Stefko
BST S120

Dr Jared Weed will present a case from the Occuloplastics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, October 4, 2019 at 7 am. Drs Weed and Stefko will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

 


10/04/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

10/08/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
9th Floor Conference Room

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


10/09/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

10/11/2019 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to AAO
Grand Rounds

10/18/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center - Root Cause Analysis
Grand Rounds
Dr. Bonhomme, Dr. Eller
BST S120

Dr. Jamie Odden will present a case for the department quarterly Root Cause Analysis Session on Friday, October 18, 2019 at 7am.  This is a closed session for UPMC Faculty.  Drs. Odden, Bonhomme and Eller will lead a discussion after the case presentation.


10/18/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

10/21/2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
10/23/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

10/25/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Comprehensive Eye Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Waxman
BST S120

Dr. Jennifer Adeghate will present a case from the Comprehensive Eye Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on August 16, 2019 at 7am in BST 120. Drs. Adeghate and Waxman will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

 


10/25/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

10/30/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

11/01/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea
Grand Rounds
Dr. Mammen
BST S120

Dr. Patrick Commiskey will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 7am.  Drs. Commiskey and Mammen will lead a discussion after the case presentation.


11/01/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

11/05/2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
4516 Browns Hill Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15

4516 Browns Hill Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15227


11/06/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

11/08/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds- Guest Speaker
Grand Rounds
POS Guest Speaker
BST S120

A Guest Speaker will present - Information to be posted at a later date.


11/08/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

11/12/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
9th Floor Conference Room

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


11/13/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Brodowska
9th Floor Conference Room

Endophthalitis/Intraocular infection


11/15/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Polat
BST 100A

Dr. Ricardo Couso will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on November 15, 2019 at 7am in BST 100A. Drs. Couso and Polat will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

 


11/15/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S100

11/18/2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203

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