EVENT SCHEDULE

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TIME

EVENT

HOURS/CE

Friday, February 14, 2020

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Registration & Breakfast with Sponsors

8:00 am – 8:30 am

Welcome and Information, Awareness, and Improvement Industry Talk
Joseph Sowka, OD and Greg Caldwell, OD

8:30 am – 10:10 am

What’s Hot in Neuro-Op Case After Case After Case
Nancy Newman, MD and Valerie Biousse, MD

2 Hours
CEE/TQ

10:10 am – 10:40 am

Introductions and Break with Sponsors

10:40 am – 11:30 am

Return to Neuro-Op
Nancy Newman, MD and Valerie Biousse, MD

1 Hour

11:30 am – 12:20 pm

Clinical Pearls for the Management of Dry Eye Disease
Greg Caldwell, OD

1 Hour

12:20 pm – 1:40 pm

Break with Sponsors & Lunch Talks

1:40 pm – 3:20 pm

Clinical Grand Rounds: Perspectives from an Optometrist and an Internist
Joseph Sowka, OD, and Robert Hasty, DO

2 Hours
CEE/TQ

3:20 pm – 3:50 pm

Break with Sponsors

3:50 pm – 4:40 pm

Internal Medicine Update
Robert Hasty, DO

1 Hour

4:40 pm

Conference Adjourns

Saturday, February 15, 2020

7:15 am – 8:00 am

Check-In, & Continental Breakfast with Sponsors

8:00 am – 8:30 am

Industry Partner Talk

8:30 am – 10:10 am

Medicine and Nutrition: Collaboration to Combat “Diabesity”
Robert Hasty, DO and Lori Vollmer, OD

2 Hours
CEE/TQ

10:10 am – 10:30 am

Break with Sponsors

10:30 am – 12:10 pm

Oral Pharmaceuticals in Eye Care Brought to You by an Optometrist and Pharmacist
Greg Caldwell, OD and Tracy Offerdahl-McGowan, Pharm.D

2 Hours
CEE/TQ

12:10 pm – 12:40 pm

Break with Sponsors

12:40 pm – 1:30 pm

OCT-Angiography What You Need to Know with this New Technology
Greg Caldwell, OD

1 Hour

1:30 pm

Raffle: Conference Adjourns & Exhibit Hall Closes

1:30 pm – 1:40 pm

Pick up box lunch only if attending Specialty Courses

Speciality Courses Listed Below | Ala carte additional fee apply.

1:40 pm – 3:20 pm
Prevention of Medical Errors
Joseph Sowka, OD 

3:20 pm – 5:00 pm
Florida Jurisprudence
Joseph Sowka, OD 

1:40 pm – 2:30 pm
Controlling the Controlled Substances:  How an Optometrist Can Weed Through the Opioid Options
Tracy Offerdahl-McGowan, Pharm.D and Greg Caldwell, OD

2:40 pm – 4:20 pm

Pain Management, Identification of Addiction, Practices of Prescribing, and Dispensing of Opioids
Tracy Offerdahl-McGowan, Pharm.D and Greg Caldwell, OD

Sunday, February 16, 2020

7:15 am – 7:45 am

Check-In, & Continental Breakfast*

7:45 am – 9:25 am

Glaucoma Pharmacology: Old, New and What to Do?
Joseph Sowka, OD and Greg Caldwell, OD.

2 Hours
CEE/TQ

9:25 am – 10:15 am

Mistakes to Avoid in Glaucoma Management
Joseph Sowka, OD

1 Hour

10:15 am

Conference Adjourns

*Schedule, topics, and speakers are subject to change. Meal included in registration.