23rd Annual Ophthalmology Symposium Sue Anschutz-Rodgers Eye Center: An Eye on Innovation

Aurora, Colorado
Friday, September 20, 2019
23rd Annual Ophthalmology Symposium Sue Anschutz-Rodgers Eye Center: An Eye on Innovation
Friday, September 20, 2019 - Saturday, September 21, 2019

Hensel Phelps Research Auditorium
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, Colorado 80045


Goal:
To provide up-to-date, state-of-the-art information on new and improved technology in the field of ophthalmology to ophthalmologists, ophthalmologists-in-training and ophthalmic technicians. Internationally known faculty will present lectures, case studies and panel discussions that will provide innovative, useful information to practicing physicians and their staff which they can use in their day to day practices.

Objectives: 
After participating in this event, learners will be able to:

1. Understand the translational petential of hiPSC-derived retinal tissue for the treatment of retinal degenerative diseases.
2. Identify the prevalence of Retinal Dystrophies and assess new and expanding therapies in comparison to current treatment options as well as develop and understand of the evolution of novel therapies from benchtop to bedside.
3. Describe the translational research process and identify novel therapies in development to treat various ocular diseases from glaucoma to cataracts.
4. Assess the sensitivity of the Colorado Retinopathy of Prematurity (CO-ROP) model in detecting retinopathy of prematurity.
5. Identify the qualities and characteristics of an ideal retinopathy of prematurity screening model.

 

Contact Information

  • Conference Information: 
    Bethany Joswick
    Sue Anschutz Rodgers Eye Center
    Department of Ophthalmology
    University of Colorado School of Medicine

    Phone: 720-848-2508  Fax: 720-848-4043

    Eye Institute

Payment Instructions

  • The following credit cards are accepted for registration payment: MasterCard,Visa, AMEX, Discover and Diners Club.

    If you prefer to pay by check you may do so; however if your check is not received within 10 business, your registration will not be guaranteed.  Checks should be made payable to: The University of Colorado 
    Reference your full name and registration number on the check.

    Mail checks to:
    Ophth/Symposium-CME
    University of Colorado-Anschutz Medical Campus
    1675 Aurora Court, Mail Stop F-731
    Aurora,  CO 80045

The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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