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2018 Gavin Herbert Eye Institute Colloquium
Located at Gavin Herbert Eye Institute at UC Irvine Campus
Activity Details
Activity Name: 2018 Gavin Herbert Eye Institute Colloquium
Description: Located at Gavin Herbert Eye Institute at UC Irvine Campus
Needs Assessment: Based upon past conferences:
Continued emphasis in the agenda:
1. Surgical advanced techniques and complication management
2. Surgical options for presbyopia correction
3. Management of the unhappy premium/lifestyle IOL patient
4. Micro-invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS)
5. Treatment protocols for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration

Increased emphasis / new material:
1. Ocular Surface / Dry Eye
2. Corneal Crosslinking
3. New Imaging Options for retinal disease
4. Secondary IOL placement techniques
Course Objectives: Objectives:
* Manage dry eye disease and blepharitis - vital to achieving good surgical outcomes
* List new methods for toric IOL calculations will improve surgical outcomes
* Utilize advanced techniques for IOL placement
* Discern when corneal crosslinking is indicated for the keratoconic patient. Improve patient selection with consideration of IOL options for patients desiring presbyopia correction
* Implement micro-invasive surgical options adding to their ability to treat glaucoma. MIGS can lead to lower health care expenditures when compared to drops
* Utilize ocular anti-VEGF therapy as a promising option for the treatment of DME and RVO
* Implement MG imaging and testing of tears for inflammation (MMP-9) and hyperosmolarity to improve clinical outcomes (both signs and symptoms)
Location Information
Meeting Location: Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
Meeting Location URL: https://www.ghei.uci.edu/Colloquium.asp
Location Address: 850 Health Sciences Rd.
Location City: Irvine
Location State: CA
Location Postal Code: 92697
Location Country: US
City Information URL: http://www.cityofirvine.org
Activity Information
Start Date: 10/12/2018
End Date: 10/13/2018
Meeting URL: http://www.meded.uci.edu/CME/2018_GHEI_Colloquium.pdf
Credit Information
Credit Amount: 14.25
Credit Unit: Credits
Accreditation: ACCME - Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education > AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Activity Learning Format: Live Activity
Accreditor/Sponsor
Sponsor Name: UCI School of Medicine
Sponsor Address: 836 Health Sciences Road
Sponsor City: Irvine
Sponsor State: CA
Sponsor Postal Code: 92697
Sponsor Country: US
Sponsor Phone: 949.824.2394
Sponsor Email: cme@uci.edu
Contact Information
Contact Name: Dana Collinson
Contact Address: 850 Health Sciences Rd., Office 3010
Contact City: Irvine
Contact State: CA
Contact Postal Code: 92697
Contact Country: US
Contact Phone: 949.824.7243
Contact Email: dana.collinson@uci.edu

Type:     Live Activity
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