MidWinter Retina Symposium 2016: Data Guided Treatment

Milwaukee, WI US
January 9, 2016

This meeting will provide an update on current diagnostic/imaging and treatment regimens for retinal diseases, in particular Retinal Vein Occlusion and Diabetic Macular Edema.  

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 4.00  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 4.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
 

Please note: a $5.00 processing fee will be assessed for all registrations. 

All fees are non-refundable 

This course is complimentary for Fellows, Residents and Students; however registration is required; for instructions on how to receive your complimentary registration you must contact Kelli Torosian at 414-955-7875, or ktorosian@mcw.edu  before attempting to register on-line.
 
*Please note:  Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are the preferred browsers. 

Target Audience

  • Practicing community ophthalmologists
  • Subspecialty ophthalmologists
  • Optometrists
  • Ophthalmology residents and fellows
  • Medical students
  • Graduate students
  • Postdoctoral fellows
  • Vision scientists

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

  • Understand utility in retinal imaging with OCT and wide field fundus imaging
  • Describe the updates on current treatment strategies for Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Discuss current treatment strategies for Diabetic Macular Edema
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Kelli Torosian
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-7875
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 4.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
11/09/2015
Course expires: 
03/09/2016
Event starts: 
01/09/2016 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
01/09/2016 - 12:30pm
Cost:
$5.00
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 W Watertown Plank Rd
HRC Auditorium
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States

Crowne Plaza
10499 W. Innovation Drive, 
Wauwatosa, WI 5326

Activity Director:
Thomas Connor, Jr., MD
Medical College of Wisconsin
 
MCW Faculty Speakers:
Thomas B. Connor, MD
Dennis P. Han, MD
Judy E. Kim, MD
Kimberly E. Stepien, MD
David V., Weinberg, MD
William J. Wirostko, MD
 
Guest Speaker:
David Brown, MD
Director of Clinical Research/Retina Consultants of Houston
Clinical Professor - Cullen Eye Institute
Houtson, TX

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following persons:  

Name

Company

Role

Thomas B. Connor, Jr., MD

Genentech

Consultant

Dennis P. Han, MD

Tyrogenix

Consultant

Katalyst Surgical

Listed on patent licensed to katalyst

Judy E. Kim, MD

Optos

P.I.

David M. Brown, MD

Regeneron/Bayer

Consultant/Speaker

Genentech/Roche

Consultant/Speaker

Allergan

Consultant

Novartis

Speaker

Thrombogenics

Consultant

Clearside Biomedical

Consultant

Avalanche

Consultant

Xcovery

Consultant

In accordance with the ACCME®  Standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 4.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/09/2015
Course expires: 
03/09/2016

Price

Cost:
$5.00
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