Program Description: 

Visual input and ocular motility are physiologically linked with other motor phenomena in the cranial region. These are not difficult to observe and can potentially be of clinical significance. The purpose of this lecture is to make the audience aware of such phenomena.   



Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Physician (fellow/resident)
  • Optometrists
  • Ophthalmic photographers
  • Medical Students
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate physiologic synkinetic phenomena involving the visual system 
  • Discuss the possible anatomical basis of such phenomena 
  • Review the clinical significance of such phenomena


Faculty & credentials: 


Bernd F. Remler, MD
Professor of  Neuro Ophthalmology, General Neurology
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


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Activity Director:

William J. Wirostko, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences


Mary Schafer
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-7840

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Session date: 
09/01/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Froedtert & Medical College of WI Eye Institute
925 N 87th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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