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IU School of Optometry & Indiana Optometric Association's Segment Laser Procedures Certification Course

Indiana University School of Optometry (IUSO) and the Indiana Optometric Association (IOA) are teaming up to provide a 16-hour comprehensive course and examination on Anterior Segment Laser Procedures. The 2-day intensive course is scheduled for Aug. 11–12, 2018, at the Atwater Eye Care Center, 744 E. Third Street, Bloomington, IN. Successful completion of the course and examination will result in the granting of a certificate of completion by IUSO.

 

Space is limited and requires registration. You must register by Aug. 3.

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 11

7–8 a.m.     
Registration and Continental Breakfast

8–9 a.m. 
Laser Physics, Laser Tissue Interactions, and Laser Safety
Arthur Bradley, Ph.D.

9–10 a.m. 
Gonioscopy Review, Anterior Segment Anatomy Review, and Laser InstrumentsReview
Brett King, O.D.

10 a.m.–Noon 
Laser Procedures for Open Angle Glaucomas
Jim Hunter, O.D.

Noon–1 p.m.     
Lunch

1–3 p.m. 
Laser Procedures for Narrow Angle Glaucomas
Brett King, O.D.

3–4 p.m.
Laser Procedures in Lens Capsule Care
Brad Sutton, O.D.

4–5 p.m. 
Miscellaneous Anterior Segment Laser Procedures
Brad Sutton, O.D., and Brett King, O.D.

 

SUNDAY, AUG. 12

7–8 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

8 a.m.–1 p.m.  
Laser Hands-On Workshop with Eye Models (Includes Skills Assessment)
Jim Hunter, O.D.; Brett King, O.D.; Brad Sutton, O.D.; Paul Walton, M.D.; Bill Shultz, M.D.
Lunch will be provided during the workshop.

1–2 p.m. 
Pre-Op Considerations/Post-Op Complications with Anterior Segment Laser Procedures
Jim Hunter, O.D.

2–3 p.m. 
Compliance and Medicolegal Aspects of Laser Use
Neil Pence, O.D., and Todd Peabody, O.D.

3–4 p.m. 
Laser Procedures Review Course
Todd Peabody, O.D., and Jim Hunter, O.D.

4–5 p.m. 
Comprehensive Written Test

Start
Saturday August 11, 2018 07:00 AM
End
Sunday August 12, 2018 05:00 PM
Location
Atwater Eye Care Center
Contact
Bridget Sims, Indiana OPTOMETRY | Indiana Optometric Association
Website
http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07effsjqknc1a8a353&llr=xpg6ppmab
Contact Email
blsims@ioa.org
Cost
$1,400 IOA/AOA Member or $1,700 IOA/AOA Nonmember
More Contact Info
317-237-3560
Sponsoring Unit(s)
IU School of Optometry
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