Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
09/20/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Neurology - Guest Speaker - Robert G. Kaniecki, MD
Grand Rounds
Guest Speaker
BST S120

Dr. Kaniecki will be a Guest Speaker for Ophthalmology Grand Rounds on September 20, 2019 in BST S120 at 7;00 am. Dr. Kaniecki, is a neurology specialist and practices within UPMC. He graduated from Washington University School Of Medicine where he also completed his residency.  

The title of Dr. Kaniecki's presentation will be “Update on Headaches”


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

09/23/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Diagnostic Case Conference - Corneal Imaging Cases
Cornea
Dr. Pollard
9th floor conference room, 936

09/24/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Collagen Crosslinking
Cornea
Dr. Jhanji
9th Floor Conference Room

09/24/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
9th Floor Conference Room
09/25/2019 - 7:00am to 8:30am
VISX Training Course
Dr. Dhaliwal
9th floor conference room

09/26/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Corneal Dystrophies & Metabolic Disorders
Cornea
Dr Dhaliwal
9th Floor Conference Room

Objectives: Upon completion of this conference the resident/student should have an understanding of corneal dystrophies and metabolic disorders and should be able to

  • Review the basic principles of clinical genetics
  • Review the diagnostic approach to genetic diseases of the cornea
  • Describe the epidemiology, causes, signs, symptoms and management of
    • the Corneal Dystrophies including
      • Anterior Corneal Dystrophies
      • Stromal Corneal Dystrophies
      • Endothelial Dystrophies
    • Ectatic Disorders including
      • Keratoconus
      • Pellucid Marginal Degeneration
      • Keratoglobus
    • Metabolic Disorders with corneal changes

Assignment: Please read Chapter 10 Molecular Genetics of Corneal Dystrophies and Metabolic Disorders and Clinical Approach to Corneal Dystrophies and Metabolic Disorders in the Cornea Section of the BCSC series.


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

The Pediatric Ophthalmology Service will have a guest speaker presenting at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, September 27, 2019 at 7am  BST S120,  Details reagarding the speaker will be posted at a later date.

 


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
October 11, 2019 No Grand Rounds - Due to AAO
Grand Rounds

10/14/2019 - 6:30pm to 10:00pm
GES OCA Screening (Org of Chinese Americans)
UPMC Montefiore, 9th floor

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

10/19/2019 - 9:00am
GES East End Community Health Ctr
117 N Negley, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

107 N Negley

Pittsburgh, PA 15206


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
Strabismus Lecture (Chief Rounds)
9th floor conference room, 936

10/24/2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Strabismus Wet Lab
Surgical Training Lab
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.

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
11/20/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

11/22/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Retina Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Errera
BST S120

Dr. Julia Shatten will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on November 22, 2019 at 7am in BST S120.  Drs. Shatten and Anetakis will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

 


11/22/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

11/27/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

11/29/2019 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - Due to Thanksgiving Holiday
Grand Rounds

12/04/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Amarasekera
9th floor conference room, 936

12/06/2019 - 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.


12/06/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

12/10/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
9th Floor Conference Room

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


12/11/2019 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

12/13/2019 - 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.


12/13/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
OKAP Review
BST S120

May 2019