2023 Spring Regional Meeting

Saturday, April 29, 2023

St. Joseph Medical Center
1004 Carondelet
Kansas City, MO 64114
Alex George Auditorium

Registration is open!

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 Course Director: Lisa McKay, EdS, MA, SGRN, CRNA, CRNO

Target Audience: This course is designed for ophthalmic registered nurses, ophthalmic technicians, assistants, technologists and others interested in the clinical care of the ophthalmic patient.

Preliminary Program

Time Title  Speaker
6:30am-5:30pm Registration  
7:00am-7:50am Breakfast  
7:50am-8:00am Welcome  
8:00am-9:00am A Review of Intraocular Lens Implants      Michelle Boyce, MD
9:00am-10:00am Basics of Vitreoretinal Surgery  Michael Ellis MD
10:00am-10:30am Break  
10:30am-11:30am General Ophthalmology: Anatomical considerations in Ophthalmic Surgery        Miranda Bishara, MD
11:30pm-12:30pm Glaucoma: Diagnosis and Treatment  Modalities  Abraham Park MD
12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch  
1:30pm-2:30pm Age Related Macular Degeneration   Abraham Poulouse MD
2:30pm-3:30pm Diabetes and the Eye  Blake Cooper, MD
3:30pm-4:00pm Evaluation  


Continuing Education:

Nursing: This course will be available for Nurse Contact Hours

IJCAHPO: This course will be submitted for consideration of JCAHPO credits.