SWOS Presents CE, Golf, & Spa Day

Join SWOS at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort on Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 for two days of CE, Golf, and Spa Treatment! Learn more about the event, speakers, courses and complete your registration for golfing with 8 hours of continuing education below. 

Omni Bedford Springs Resort

Discounted room rates are available until Monday, August 10 for Thursday, September 3rd and Friday, September 4th.
2138 Business 220
Bedford PA, 15522
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If you receive an error message or sold out message for the rooms please email. Dr. Greg Caldwell at grubod@gmail.com for assistance. 

Ready to Golf?

8:30 AM: Golf Outing-Shotgun Start. Please arrive and register by 8:15am. Golfing will be in scramble format, no golf experience
necessary to play!

Lunch will be served after golf.

 

Not A Golfer?

Not a golfer, no worries! Enjoy the many beautiful amenities including spa, massage, relaxation room, pools, fitness center, and more.

Continuing Education

CE will start at 4:00 PM and Dinner will be provided. Check out our schedule below and meet our industry speakers!

Education & Speakers

Thursday, September 3, 2020

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Check-In

4:30 pm – 6:10 pm

Track 1


Act 31 Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting 
PA Certified Speaker | PA Required Course | 2 hour course

Track 2


Ocular Response Analyzer and Corneal Hysteresis (CH) – What You Need to Know for Glaucoma Dignosis and Trestmernt
Mike Cymbor OD, FAAO | 1 hour course
 – and –
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) – What You Need to Know About This Procedure
Jimmy Deom, OD, FAAO & Tom Kislan, OD | 1 hour course

6:10 pm – 7:20 pm

Dinner and Industry Partner Talk

7:20 pm – 9:00 pm

Track 1


Pain management, Identification, of Addiction, Practices of Prescribing, and Dispensing of Opioids
Tracy Offerdahl, PharmD | 2 hour course
PA Required Course for those with DEA or 2 hour CE credit in Pharmacology

Track 2


OCT and OCT Angiography- Tips for Interpretation and Our Favorite Cases to Help You in Patient Care
Mike Cymbor, OD, FAAO, Jimmy Deom, OD, FAAO & Tom Kislan, OD | 2 hours CE

Friday, September 4, 2020

8:00 am – 9:40 am

Integrative Medicine for the Optometrist
Tracy Offerdahl, PharmD | 2 hour course

9:40 am – 10:00 am

Break

10:00 am – 11:40 am

Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease
Mike Cymbor, OD, FAAO, Jimmy Deom, OD, FAAO, & Tom Kislan, OD | 2 hour course

Dr. Mike Cymbor

Dr. Cymbor received his optometric doctorate from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (SALUS) and completed a residency at the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center. He was awarded the “Young Optometrist of the Year” by the American Optometric Association in 2001. He is a fellow in the American Academy of Optometry. He is the co-director of the Glaucoma Institute of State College and a member of the Optometric Glaucoma Society. He is a glaucoma lecturer, researcher and is published in numerous journals and publications. He is an adjunct clinical professor at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (SALUS) and serves as the director of externship programs. He is a partner at Nittany Eye Associates.

Dr. Thomas Kislan

Dr. Thomas Kislan is the founder and medical director of Hazleton Eye Specialists, Stroudsburg Eye Specialists and The Dry Eye Clinic Of Northeast PA. Dr. Kislan lectures extensively nationally and internationally on ocular surface disease, glaucoma, omega 3 science, practice management and contact lens complications. Dr. Kislan actively participates in clinical research and presents this research worldwide. He is an adjunct professor at Salus University and is also the host of a syndicated TV and internet show titled “Eye Care Today”.

Dr. James Deom

Dr. Deom practices in a multi-location optometric practice where he is Medical Director of Optometric Services in both Hazleton and Tannersville Pa. Dr. Deom went to Wilkes University and then went on to Salus University where he graduated with highest honors and a Master in Public Health focused on Brain Injury and Vision Rehabilitation. Dr. Deom has clinical interests in ocular surface disease, systemic disease management, traumatic brain injury, and scleral lens care. Dr. Deom lives in Drums Pa with his daughter Brynn, son Franklin and wife Jillian who is a Physical Therapist. Dr. Deom is an avid triathlete and marathoner and has completed 5 full distance ironmans and more than 20 marathons. 

Tracy Offerdahl, PharmD, BPharm, RPh

Dr. Offerdahl attended Temple University School of Pharmacy in Philadelphia, PA, for both her undergraduate and graduate degrees. Upon completion of her Doctor of Pharmacy degree, she completed a Residency at Temple University Hospital, where much of her time was spent in internal medicine and infectious diseases.

She is currently on faculty at Salus University in the Department of Optometry, where she is the course director and instructor for all systemic pharmacology courses for students in the optometry, audiology, and physician assistant programs. Additionally, she is a practicing clinical pharmacist with a pharmacy and a patient care practice site in Rosemont, PA.

Dr. Offerdahl is currently earning another degree in holistic medicine, as well as additional certifications in veterinary pharmacy. She lectures extensively in the optometry community.

Thank You Sponsors

Check back soon to meet our sponsors!

Registration

Please complete the following form and submit payment online or via mailby August 30th, 2020. 

Dr. Joe Ozbold
611 Euclid Avenue
Johnstown, PA 15904
Phone: 814-322-6034
Email: Jozbold@gmail.com

 

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