EDUCATION 15 hours of CE of which 12 are CEE/TQ


Enjoy the following education presented on-site at JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa.
All courses pending COPE, AZ, and FL approval.

Friday, February 14, 2020

What’s Hot in Neuro-Op Case After Case After Case
Nancy Newman, MD and Valerie Biousse, MD
Return to Neuro-Op
Nancy Newman, MD and Valerie Biousse, MD
Clinical Pearls for the Management of Dry Eye Disease
Greg Caldwell, OD
Clinical Grand Rounds: Perspectives from an Optometrist and an Internist
Joseph Sowka, OD and Robert Hasty, DO
Internal Medicine Update
Robert Hasty, DO

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Medicine and Nutrition: Collaboration to Combat “Diabesity”
Robert Hasty, DO and Lori Vollmer, OD
Oral Pharmaceuticals in Eye Care Brought to You by an Optometrist and Pharmacist
Greg Caldwell, OD and Tracy Offerdahl_McGowan, Pharm.D
OCT-Angiography What You Need to Know with this New Technology
Greg Caldwell, OD
Prevention of Medical Errors & Florida Jurisprudence Ala carte additional fee
Joseph Sowka, OD
Treatment of Pain Opioid Choices and Issues for Patient and Practitioner
Tracy Offerdahl-McGowan, Pharm.D and Greg Caldwell, OD

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Glaucoma Pharmacology: Old, New and What to Do?
Joseph Sowka, OD and Greg Caldwell, OD
Mistakes to Avoid in Glaucoma Management
Joseph Sowka, OD


Greg Caldwell | Optometric Education Consultants

Greg Caldwell, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Greg Caldwell, O.D., is a 1995 graduate of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He completed a one-year residency in primary care and ocular disease at The Eye Institute in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) and a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry (ABO).

He currently works in Duncansville and Johnstown, Pennsylvania as an ocular disease consultant. Dr. Caldwell’s primary focus is the diagnosis and management of anterior and posterior segment ocular disease and he has been a participant in multiple FDA investigations. Dr. Caldwell has lectured extensively throughout the county and over twelve countries internationally. In 2010 he served as President of the Pennsylvania Optometric Association (POA) and served on the AOA Board of Trustees 2013-2016. He is President of the Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind.

Joseph Sowka | Optometric Education Consultants

Joseph Sowka, O.D., F.A.A.O., Diplomate

Dr. Sowka is a Professor of Optometry at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry where he serves as Chief of The Advanced Care Service and Director of the Glaucoma Service at the College’s Eye Institute. He is also Chair of the Department of Optometric Sciences. He is the longest tenured faculty member at the College.

Dr. Sowka is a founding member of both the Optometric Glaucoma Society and Optometric Retina Society. He is also the Chair of the Neuro-Ophthalmic Disorders in Optometry Special Interest Group for the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Sowka is a Glaucoma Diplomate of the American Academy of Optometry. He is the lead author of the annual Handbook of Ocular Disease Management published by Review of Optometry.