Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
01/28/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
POAG/GS/OHTN
Glaucoma
Dr. Ullah
Virtual

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


01/29/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am
OKAP Review
Dr. Brown
Virtual

02/01/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Glaucoma Lecture - Medical Management of Glaucoma
Glaucoma
Dr. Swogger
Virtual

Medical Management of Glaucoma - General Approach and Classes of Medications

Please read the associated chapter BCSC Series.


02/02/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Glaucoma Clinic Evaluation - Exam and Gonio
Glaucoma
Dr. Polat
Virtual

After this lecture, the resident/student will be able to:

  • explain the histology and pathology for common glaucoma diagnoses
  • distinguish between histology/pathology for glaucoma vs. other ocular conditions
  • list the angle structures

02/03/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
OKAP Questions
Glaucoma
Dr. Ullah
Virtual

 

 


02/04/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Laser Management - SLT/ALT/LPI/CPC/MP3
Glaucoma
Dr. Conner
Virtual

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.


02/08/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
General Questions/OKAP Review
Glaucoma
Dr. Ullah
Virtual

 

 


02/09/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management MIGS (Trabectome/istent/Cypass/XEN/etc)
Glaucoma
Dr. Ullah
Virtual

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

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


02/10/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Major Trials
Glaucoma
Dr. Hughes
Virtual

02/10/2021 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
Virtual

02/11/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Glaucoma in Kids and Adolescents
Glaucoma
Dr. Nischal, Dr. Eldib
Virtual

 

 


02/15/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Other Major Studies- OHTS/GLT/CIGTS/CGNGTS/etc
Glaucoma
Dr. Polat
Virtual

 

 


02/15/2021 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Birmingham (Roesch-Taylor Bldg)
Dr. Waxman
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

 


02/16/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Major Trials
Glaucoma
Dr. Conner
Virtual

02/17/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Angle Closure Glaucoma - Pathogenesis and PACG
Glaucoma
Dr. Hughes
Virtual

02/18/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
OKAP Questions
Glaucoma
Dr. Ullah
Virtual

 

 


02/19/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Eye Center Grand Rounds - Comprehensive Eye Service- Dr. Ralitsa Loewen
Grand Rounds
Dr. Waxman
Virtual

Dr. Ralitsa Loewen will present a case from the Comprehensive Eye Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on February 19, 2021 at 7am. Drs. Loewen and Waxman will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 

 


02/22/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Surgical Management - Trabs and Tubes
Glaucoma
Dr. Swogger
Virtual

02/23/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Optics of Ophthalmic Instruments / Aberration
Optics
Dr. Sanata
9th floor conference room, 936
02/24/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Contact Lens Basics
Optics
Dr. Sanata
Virtual
02/25/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Vergence / Thin Lenses / Snell's Law / Ray Diagrams / Light Propagation / Indices of Refraction
Optics
Dr. Drexler
Virtual

03/01/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Prism/ Optical Lenses / Correction (bifocals/MF)
Optics
Dr. Luchansky
Virtual

Optics for clinicians pgs 60-105 and 238-276-attached


03/02/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Model Eye / Near Point / Far Point / Accommodation / Refraction
Optics
Dr. Depew
Virtual

03/03/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Magnification, Low Vision Theory and Vertex Distance
Optics
Dr. Smith
Virtual

Please read the following:  Optics for Clinicians p. 36-38 and p. 227-237 and attached lecture


03/04/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
IOL's / Refractive / Surgical Considerations
Optics
Dr. Butts
Virtual
03/05/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Pediatric Dr. Zachary Nadler
Grand Rounds
Virtual

Dr Zachry Nadler will present a case from the Pediatrics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, March 6, 2021 at 7 am. Dr, Nadler and a Faculty memeber from the Pediatrics service will lead a discussion after the case presentation


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


03/08/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Post Concussion Eye Exam
Optics
Dr. Depew
Virtual

03/09/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Sample Problems Session (retinoscopy, plus to minus cyl, etc
Optics
Dr. Butts
Virtual
03/09/2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Virtual

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


03/15/2021 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Birmingham (Roesch-Taylor Bldg)
Dr. Waxman
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

 


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

On Friday, March 26, 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 Mo will be presenting the cases for review and analysis. 

 


04/09/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service- Dr. Sarah Ullah
Grand Rounds
Virtual Conference

Dr. Sarah Ullah will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 9, 2021 at 7am.  Dr. Ullah will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 


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

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


04/16/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Retina Service - Dr. Boris Rosin
Grand Rounds
Virtual Conference

Dr. Boris Rosin will present a case from the Retina Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 16 , 2021 at 7am via Zoom. Dr. Rosin will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 


04/19/2021 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
GES Birmingham (Roesch-Taylor Bldg)
Dr. Waxman
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

 


04/23/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea Service - Dr. Laura Palazzolo
Grand Rounds
Virtual

Dr. Laura Palazzolo will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 23, 2021 at 7am. Dr. Palazzolo will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 


04/30/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Plastics Service - Dr. Susannah Brown
Grand Rounds
Virtual Conference

Dr. Susannah Brown will present a case from the Plastics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 30, 2021 at 7:00 am. Dr. Brown will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 


05/07/2021 (All day)
No Grand Rounds - Due to ARVO
Grand Rounds

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

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


05/14/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea Service - Dr. Hamza Pasha
Grand Rounds
Virtual

Dr. Hamza Pasha will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on May 14, 2021  at 7am. Dr. Pasha will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 


05/21/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Ricardo Couso, MD & Jamie Odden, MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Ricardo Couso, Dr. Jamie Odden
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. Couso 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.

 


05/28/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service- Dr. Emily Hughes
Grand Rounds
Virtual Conference

Dr. Emily Hughes will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on May 28, 2021 at 7am.  Dr. Hughes will lead a discussion after the case presentation. 


06/04/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds-Pediatric Dr. Jamila Hiasat
Grand Rounds
Dr. Hiasat
Virtual

Dr. Jamila Hiasat will present a case from the Pediatrics Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on June 4, 2021 at 7am. . Dr. Hiasat will lead a discussion following the presentation.


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

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


January 2021