EDUCATION 18 hours of CE 

Courses

Friday, August 7, 2020

OCT Retina Anatomy and How to Choose Which Scan
Dr. Julie Rodman
OCT Angiography – Segmented Vascular Anatomy, Scans, and the Metrics
Dr. Julie Rodman
Red, Yellow, and Blue Disease – What is Real Disease and What is Physiologically Normal
Dr. Greg Caldwell
Vitreoretinal Interface Anomalies OCT and OCT Angiography
Drs. Julie Rodman and Greg Caldwell
Diabetes OCT and OCT Angiography
Drs. Julie Rodman and Greg Caldwell
OCT and OCT- Angiography Wellness – Why and How to Implement Early Detection into Your Practice
Dr. Greg Caldwell
The Choroid and the OCT
Dr. Julie Rodman

 


Saturday, August 8, 2020

Glaucoma OCT and OCT Angiography
Dr. Greg Caldwell
Billing and Coding
Dr. Steve Eiss
AMD OCT and OCT Angiography
Drs. Julie Rodman and Greg Caldwell
Optic Nerve Evaluation with the OCT
Len Messner, OD, FAAO
Anterior Segment Uses of OCT
Jimmy Deom, OD, MPH, FAAO

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MEET OUR SPEAKERS

Greg Caldwell | Optometric Education Consultants

Greg Caldwell, OD, FAAO

Greg Caldwell, OD, 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.

Courses

Red, Yellow, and Blue Disease – What is Real Disease and What is Physiologically Normal


Vitreoretinal Interface Anomalies OCT and OCT Angiography


Diabetes OCT and OCT Angiography


OCT and OCT- Angiography Wellness – Why and How to Implement Early Defection into Your Practice


Glaucoma OCT and OCT Angiography


AMD OCT and OCT Angiography

Greg Caldwell | Optometric Education Consultants

Julie Rodman, OD, MS, FAAO

Dr. Julie Rodman is a Professor at Nova Southeastern University and Chief of the Broward Eye Care Institute in downtown Fort Lauderdale, FL. Her research interests include OCT/OCTA and Vitreoretinal Disease. She has authored over thirty publications with an emphasis on retinal disease. She published “Optical Coherence Tomography Atlas: A Case Study Approach”, the first reference book on this topic written by an optometrist. Dr. Rodman is a member of the AOA, AAO, FOA, ORS and ARVO. She is a member of the Optovue Advisory Board where she serves as a lecturer and consultant. She holds her Oral Pharmaceuticals and Laser/Surgical Certification. She serves as co-editor of Optometric Management’s “OCT Insights” and is on the PCON Editorial Board.

Dr. Rodman has been the recipient of numerous teaching awards, including the Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Clinical Precepting, College of Optometry Professor of the Year and Preceptor of the Year. She was recognized as a PCON “Top 300” Optometrists recognizing excellence in innovation and furthering of the profession. She was the PI of a multi-centered national research study entitled “The Prevalence of Vitreomacular Adhesion in Patients 40 Years of Age and Older.”

Courses

OCT Retina Anatomy and How to Choose Which Scan


OCT Angiography – Segmented Vascular Anatomy, Scans, and the Metrics


Vitreoretinal Interface Anomalies OCT and OCT Angiography


Diabetes OCT and OCT Angiography


The Choroid and the OCT


AMD OCT and OCT Angiography

Greg Caldwell | Optometric Education Consultants

Leonard V. Messner OD, FAAO

Leonard V. Messner is the Vice President for Strategy & Institutional Advancement at the Illinois College of Optometry. He holds the rank of Professor of Optometry at ICO.

Dr. Messner is the immediate past Chair of the Neuro-ophthalmic Disorders Special Interest Group of the American Academy of Optometry. He is a member of the advisory board of the Concussion Legacy Foundation and serves on the Concussion Research Committee of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society.

His predominant research interests include ocular structure and visual motor abnormalities with concussion, the eye movements associated with the physical act of reading, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, optic neuritis, diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. He is the author of numerous peer-reviewed publications and textbook chapters in the areas of neuro-ophthalmic disorders and vitreoretinal disease.

He is a two-time recipient of the American Academy of Optometry’s Service Appreciation award, the 2012 recipient of the Illinois College of Optometry’s Alumni Council Educator of the Year and was recognized as the Optometrist of the Year in Illinois in 2013. In 2019, Dr. Messner received the Presidential Medal of Honor from Salus University. He is a 24-time recipient of the “Teacher of the Year” award at the Illinois College of Optometry.

Courses

Optic Nerve Evaluation with the OCT

Greg Caldwell | Optometric Education Consultants

Steven Eiss, OD

Dr. Eiss is Senior Partner of Eyecare of the Valley, a three location optometry/ophthalmology practice in southeast Pennsylvania. He is currently the chair of the American Optometric Association Third Party Center Executive Committee, and a member of the Pennsylvania Optometric Association Third Party Center Committee. He is a past president of the Pennsylvania Optometric Association, and was named their Optometrist of the Year in 2010. Dr. Eiss has served as a representative to the Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee for Pennsylvania since 2012 and served on the Pennsylvania Department of Health State Innovation Healthcare Model Workgroup in 2013.

Courses

Billing and Coding

Greg Caldwell | Optometric Education Consultants

James Deom, OD, MPH, FAAO

Dr. Deom is a practice owner of a growing two location multi-specialty group in Northeastern Pennsylvania called Hazleton and Stroudsburg Eye Specialists. Dr. Deom enjoys a vast array of clinical focuses including scleral lenses, dry eye, brain injury, and the public health implications of systemic disease management by the Doctor of Optometry. Dr. Deom is a proud member of the Pennsylvania Optometric Association’s Board of Directors, and has held numerous other leadership roles in organized optometry. He continues to be a voice within the American Optometric Association as one of 50 Federal Advocacy Representative’s throughout the country. Dr. Deom co-hosts a weekly podcast entitled Try Not to Blink covering a vast array of optometry related topics. Dr. Deom is a proud Father and husband to his daughter Brynn, Son Franklin, and wife Jillian. Dr. Deom is an avid triathlete having completed numerous marathons, triathlons and 5 Ironman Triathlons—with one on deck for September 2020 in Chattanooga TN.

Courses

Anterior Segment Uses of OCT