Breakfast & Learn

This program, held at the College on four Sunday mornings throughout the year, offers an assortment of topics. Four hours of COPE & CE Broker approved continuing education credits are offered at each event.


Sunday, April 27th
Basic Science for the Clinician - Ocular Surface & Cornea

Online Registration

Paper Registration

Mitchell W. Dul, OD, MS
Professor, Dept. of Biological & Vision Sciences

Tracy Nguyen, OD, PhD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Primary Care, Dept. of Clinical Education

Basic Science for the Clinician is a program that will be offered twice a year. It’s goal is to improve the practicing optometrists’ understanding of the basic science principles underlying ocular conditions in an effort to prepare for the use of novel and emerging treatment modalities. This program has been developed based upon your suggestions.

Objectives of Ocular Surface & Cornea course:

  1. To enhance the optometrists’ ability to apply the basic principles of inflammation and immunology in the assessment and management of corneal and ocular surface disease.

  2. To enhance the optometrists’ ability to apply the basic principles of bacteriology, virology, anatomy and physiology, in the assessment and management of corneal and ocular surface disease.

  3. To develop an understanding of the basic science principles underlying novel and emerging treatments of corneal and ocular surface disease.

Admission Details

  • Pre-Registration Fee $100.00.  On-site registration fee $125.
  • Breakfast & Registration will open at 7:30 AM.
  • Lecture 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • 4 Hours of COPE & CE Broker Approved CE credit.
  • Access to the lecture recording links.

 

Up-Coming Breakfast & Learn Dates:

  • Sunday, August 10, 2014
  • Sunday, Ocotber 5, 2014
  • Saturday, December 6, 2014

 

For further information contact:

Office of Continuing Professional Education
Phone: (212) 938-5830
Email: ce@sunyopt.edu