Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
05/28/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Disability Insurance
Business Course
Carli Coyne
9th floor conference room

05/29/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Hurley Associates Disability Insurance
Business Course
Todd M. Salac
9th floor conference room

05/29/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

05/30/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Novartis Managed Care
Business Course
Sam Nimeh From NOVARTIS
9th floor conference room

05/31/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Root Cause Analysis Conference - Tigran Kostanyan, MD and Siwei Zhou MD
Grand Rounds
Dr. Tigran Kostanyan, Dr. Siwei Zhou
Location To Be Determined

On Friday, May 31 2019 the UPMC Eye Center will hold it's quarterly Root Cause Analysis Conference.  The conference is open to University of Pittsburgh Physicians only.  Drs. Kostanyan and Zhou 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.  Also, check back for the location of the conference.

 


06/03/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
What Is Your Best Career?
Business Course
Movie
9th floor conference room

06/04/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Career In Private Practice
Business Course
Dr. Richard Bowers, Dr. Lawrence Gipson
9th floor conference room

How doctors achieve healthy financial security, contracts, private practice and insurance claims.  Panel discussion.


06/05/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Navigating Contracts (Fellows) Panel listed in Summary
Business Course
9th floor conference room

Discussion with Tarika, Alexis and Devin


06/05/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Chief Rounds
Dr. Taubenslag
9th floor conference room, 936

06/05/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

06/07/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma Service
Grand Rounds
Joel Palko, MD
To Be Determined

Dr. Joel Palko will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday June 7, 2019 at 7am BST 100.  Dr. Palko will lead a discussion after the case presentation.

Reading materials have been posted.


06/11/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Advocacy
Business Course
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
9th floor conference room

06/11/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Location To Be Determined

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


06/14/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Occuloplastics Service - Guest Speaker -Roxana Fu, M.D
Grand Rounds
Dr. Roxanna Fu
To Be Determined

Roxana Fu, M.D., is an assistant professor in the division of oculoplastics at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Intitute.  Dr. Fu earned her Bachelor of Arts in biology and her medical degree from the University of Missouri combined B.A./M.S. program in 2011.  She then completed her Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in 2015.  She completed her American Society of Opthalmic & Plastic Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship in 2017, under the mentorship of Willaim Nunery at the University of Louisville and Indiana University.  Her clinical interests include removal of benign and malignant lesions of the eyelid and orbit, repair of eyelid and orbital trauma, reconstruction of the tear ducts and both functionally reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the eyelids.  Her research in orbital trauma includes cadaveric studies to improve and generalize treatment of emergent opthalmic conditions.  Her interest in CT guided surgery seekds to enhance patient safety and augment surgical education. 

 


06/17/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
06/21/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea
Grand Rounds
Tarika Thareja, MD
To Be Determined

Dr. Tarika Thareja will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 7am in BST S100. Dr. Thareja will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back for reading materials


06/26/2019 - 9:00am to 11:30am
GES Crossroads Foundation
Scaife Hall, 4th fl. small group rooms

Scaife Hall, 4th floor small group rooms

 

Not-for profit group promoting advanced education for at-risk high school youth. Students spend a morning rotating through stations where they learn various procedures such as intubation, ultrasound or see interesting radiology images. I need volunteers to staff the Ophthalmology room. Four groups of approximately 8 students each would rotate through your room every 30 minutes and you demonstrate the same thing to each group.


07/02/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
Sq. Hill Health Ctr, 4516 Browns Hill Rd
07/09/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Location To Be Determined

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


07/15/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
07/17/2019 - 9:00am to 11:30am
GES Allegheny Health Education Center (AHEC)
Scaife Hall, 4th fl. small group rooms

Scaife Hall, 4th floor small group rooms

 

Summer Health Career Academy is a program for gifted high school students who are exploring health care careers. Students spend a morning rotating through stations where they learn various procedures such as intubation, resuscitation, ultrasound or see interesting radiology images and pathology specimens. I need volunteers to staff the Ophthalmology room. Seven groups of approximately 6-7 students each would rotate through your room every 30 minutes and you demonstrate the same thing to each group.


08/06/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Squirrel Hill Health Center
Sq. Hill Health Ctr, 4516 Browns Hill Rd
08/13/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Location To Be Determined

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


08/19/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
09/10/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Location To Be Determined

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


09/16/2019 - 5:30pm
GES Birmingham
Birmingham Clinic, 44 S 9th St, 15203
10/08/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Location To Be Determined

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


11/12/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Location To Be Determined

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


12/10/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Retina Journal Club
Journal Club
Dr.Eller
Location To Be Determined

Mandatory for residents on the Retina service rotation. 

 


May 2019