Session date: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Location: 
Medical College of WI- Eye Institute
925 N 87th Street
Lower Level Conference Room
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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Program Description: 

 

A presentation of lab simulation in eye surgery skill development.
 
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 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  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 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.  
Target audience: 
  • Community Eye Care Professionals
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Optometrists
  • Fellows
  • Residents
  • Medical students
  • Graduate students
  • Postdoctoral Fellows  
  • Vision Scientists 
Learning objectives: 

At the end of this session, I will be able to:

  1. Have an overview of modern ophthalmic surgery simulation.
  2. Demonstrate how surgical simulation can be used to build basic skills through repetitive volume for the beginning Ophthalmologist
  3. Demonstrate how the more advanced surgeon could use simulation to develop new skill sets or maintain important but rarely used skills
Faculty & credentials: 

Planning Committee:

William J. Wirostko, MD

Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Medical College of Wisconsin

 

Speaker:

John Suson, MD

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Medical College of Wisconsin

 

 

 

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CME Coordinator Contact Information

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