Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
09/21/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Evaluation of Orbital Disorder and Congenital Orbital Anomalies
Oculoplastics
Dr. Fu
Virtual

Please read Chapters 2 & 3 of the BCSC series.


09/21/2020 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Birmingham (Roesch-Taylor Bldg)
Roesch-Taylor Bldg, 2100 Jane St., 15203
This mission will take place at the South Tower of the Roesch-Taylor Bldg (Birmingham Clinic's temporary location). Medical students should arrive by 5:30 at the latest to help set up, and we will start seeing patients at 6:00.

The building's address is:

2100 Jane St

Pittsburgh, PA 15203

 


09/22/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Eyelid Malpositions
Oculoplastics
Dr. Stefko
Virtual

Please read Periocular Malpositions and Involutional Changes (ch 12)  in the BCSC series and be prepared for discussion.


09/23/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

09/23/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Orbital Trauma
Oculoplastics
Dr. Randall Beatty
BST S 100A

Please read Chapter 5 Orbital Trauma of the BCSC series.


09/24/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Eyelid Reconstruction
Oculoplastics
Dr. Massicotte
Virtual

Please read the Eyelid and Canthal Reconstruction section in ch. 11 of the BCSC series.


09/24/2020 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Hydrus/Xen (Glaucoma) Wet Lab
Surgical Training Lab
Dr. Conner, Dr. Swogger
Temporal Bone Lab

The lecture for this wet lab will take place on September 18th following Grand Rounds. The time for the Grand Rounds session will be extended. All involved in the wet lab may remain in the same Zoom meeting.


09/25/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Polat
Virtual

Dr. Julia Shatten will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on September 25, 2020 at 7am. Drs. Shatten and Polat will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

 

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


09/28/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Anophthalmic Socket
Oculoplastics
Dr. Massicotte
Virtual

Please read The Anophthalmic Socket (ch 8) of the BCSC series to prepare for discussion.


09/29/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Guest Lecturer from Dermatology
Oculoplastics
Alaina J. James, MD, PhD, FAAD
Virtual

09/30/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Mukhtar
Virtual

10/01/2020 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
iStent Inject (Glaukos) - For 3rd Year Residents and Glaucoma Fellows
Surgical Training Lab
Dr. Conner
Temporal Bone Lab/Room 150 and BST S100A

10/02/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Retina Service- Dr. Zachary Koretz
Grand Rounds
To Be Determined
BST S120

Dr Zachary Koretz will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, October2, 2020 at 7 am. Dr. Koretz along with a Retina Faculty member will lead a discussion after the case presentation

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


10/07/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds - Breakfast with Dr. Sahel
Dr. Mukhtar
BST S 120

A "Brown Bag" breakfast will be provided for the event.


10/09/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-POS Guest Speaker - Kenneth A. Beckman, MD, FACS
Grand Rounds
POS Guest Speaker
Virtual

Dr. Beckman is a board-certified ophthalmologist and cornea specialist. He has been practicing ophthalmology in Columbus since 1996 and joined Comprehensive Eye Care in July 2012 as Director of Corneal Services. Dr. Beckman is a past president and past treasurer of the Columbus Ophthalmology and ENT society and a past member of the Board of Trustees for Prevent Blindness Ohio. Dr. Beckman is active in clinical ophthalmology research and has been involved in numerous clinical studies. He has published articles in ophthalmology journals and has presented his research at national meetings, such as the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. He was recently involved in two FDA trials for the treatment of keratoconus and corneal ectasia using collagen cross-linking technology.

Comprehensive Eyecare of Central Ohio Director/Corneal Services

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


10/13/2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


10/16/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Ocuuloplastics Service - Dr. Caroline Vloka
Grand Rounds
Dr. Stefko
Virtual

Dr Caroline Vloka will present a case from the Occuloplastics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 7 am. Drs Vloka and Stefko will lead a discussion after the case presentation

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


10/23/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Pediatrics Service - Dr. Ricardo Couso
Grand Rounds
Dr. Pihlblad
VIrtual

Dr. Ricardo Couso will present a case from the Pediatrics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on October 23 2020 at 7am. . Drs. Couso and Pihlblad  i will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


10/30/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Shelley Mo, MD and Jamie Odden, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Shelley Mo, Dr. Jamie Odden
Virtual

On Friday, October 30, 2020 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  It will be held virtually  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Mo and Odden 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.

 


11/10/2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


11/13/2020 - 7:00am
November 13, 2020 No Grand Rounds - Due to AAO
Grand Rounds

11/20/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea Service
Grand Rounds
To be Determined
Virtual

Dr.Manuel Paez-Escamilla will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, Novembr 20, 2020 at 7am.  Dr. Paez and a faculty member from the Cornea service  will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


11/27/2020 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Thanksgiving Holiday
Grand Rounds

12/08/2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


12/11/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Swogger
Virtual

Dr. Zachary Nadler will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on December 11, 2020 at 7am in. Drs. Nadler and Swogger will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


12/18/2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Errera
Virtual

Dr. David Mora– Boellstorff will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on December 18, 2020 at 7am..  Drs.Mora– Boellstorff  and Errera will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


12/25/2020 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Holiday Season
Grand Rounds

01/01/2021 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Holiday Season
Grand Rounds

01/12/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


01/15/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Lillian To, MD & Andrew Tran, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Lillian To, Dr. Andrew Tran
Virtual

On Friday, January 15, 2021 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  It will be held virtually  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. To and Tran 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.

 


01/22/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Neuro Service- Ralitsa Loewen, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Shazly
Vitual

Dr Ralitsa Loewen will present a case from the Neuro Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, January 22, 2021 at 7 am. Drs Loewen and Shazly will lead a discussion after the case presentation

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session.


01/29/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Pediatrics Service - Dr. Peter Jones
Grand Rounds
Dr. Nischal
VIrtual

Dr. Peter Jones will present a case from the Pediatrics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on January 29, 2021 at 7am. . Drs. Jones and Nischal  will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


02/05/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Occuloplastics Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Roxana Fu
Virtual

Dr. Tadhg Schempf will present a case from the Occuloplastics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, February 5, 2021 at 7am.   Drs. Schempf and Fu will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session.


02/09/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


03/05/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Pediatrics Service - Dr. Zachary Nadler
Grand Rounds
Dr. Patil
VIrtual

Dr. Zachary Nadler will present a case from the Pediatrics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on March 5, 2021 at 7am. . Drs. Nadler and Patil  will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

A link will be sent via email to access the Grand Rounds Session


03/09/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


03/26/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Jared Weed, MD and Julia Sharren, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Jared Weed, Dr. Julia Shatten
Virtual

On Friday, June 4, 2021 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  It will be held virtually  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Weed and Shatten 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.

 


04/13/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


05/11/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


06/04/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Sabrina Mukhtar, MD & Ricardo Couso, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Sabrina Mukhtar, Dr. Ricardo Couso
Virtual

On Friday, June 4, 2021 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  It will be held virtually  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Mukhtar and Couso 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.

 


06/08/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


September 2020