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THE ALCON VISITING PROFESSOR’S PROGRAM

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO – DEPARTMENT OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND VISION SCIENCES

Kensington Eye Institute, 45 Brunswick Ave, Faculty Conference Centre, Toronto, ON M5T 3A9

Thursdays – 5:30pm – 7:30pm


Updated: November 17, 2014

JANUARY 2015

FEBRUARY 2015

MARCH 2015

APRIL 2015

MAY 2015

1

 

 

5

Research Seminar Series

Topic: Cornea

Clinical Update

Dr. David Rootman

Scientific Update

Prof Heather Sheardown

Plus 2 Resident Cases

5

Cornea

An Update in the Treatment of Infectious Keratitis

Dr. Elmer Tu

 

2

 

(Apr 3 is Good Friday)

7

 

8

 

 

12

12

 

 

9

Resident Oral Exam

Apr 10

14

Quality Assurance

PGY4

Drs. Nancy Epstein and Wendy Hatch

15

Quality Assurance

PGY4 Residents

Drs. Nancy Epstein and Wendy Hatch

 

19

 

19

March Break

16

Quality Assurance

PGY4

Drs. Nancy Epstein and Wendy Hatch

 

 

21

Faculty Development

 

Dr. Kylen McReelis

Dr. Radha Kohly

22

 

 

26

CNIB Chanchlani Recipient

Geographic Atrophy: Teaching an old drug new tricks

Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati

University of Kentucky

 

 

26

 

23

Glaucoma Resident Lecture

Glaucoma 5

AAO 10 ch 8

Surgical Management of Glaucoma and Clinical Trials

Dr. Ike Ahmed

28

Research Seminar Series

Topic: Retina

Diabetic Retinopathy

Clinical Update

Dr. Michael Brent

Scientific Update

Chris Hudson, PHd

Plus 2 Resident Cases

29

 

 

 

30

(Fri 29)
Annual Research Day

 

  • Grey Box = Alcon Visiting Professor Rounds/ Departmental grand round/DOVS Research Seminar Series
  • White Box = Local Resident Lectures

 

 


CORE RESIDENT LECTURES

University of Toronto – Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences

Kensington Eye Institute, 45 Brunswick Ave, Faculty Conference Centre, Toronto, ON M5T 3A9

Fridays - 1:30pm - 5:00pm


UPDATED: November 17, 2014

JANUARY 2015

FEBRUARY 2015

MARCH 2015

APRIL 2015

MAY 2015

2

Uveitis-

 

1:30 – 3:00

 

3:30 – 5:00

 

6

Opics-5
AAO 3, Ch 2

Prisims and Mirrors

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Moss Weinstock

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Moss Weinstock

 

6

Anterior Segment-3

AAO 8, Ch 8

Neoplastic disorders of the conjunctiva and cornea

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Elmer Tu

3:30 – 5:00

 

3

Good Friday

 

1

Glaucoma-2

AAO 10, Ch 4

Open angle glaucomas

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Tom Kline

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Tom Kline

9

Optics-1

AAO 3, Ch 1, 2

Physical Optics: theory of light, polarization, interference, coherence, diffraction, scatter, refection, refractive index, snel’ls law, critical angle

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. John Gorfinkel

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. John Gorfinkel

13

Optics-6

AAO 3, Ch 8

Magnification and telescopes and love vision tools, Ophthalmic instruments

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Elham Rastikerdar

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Elham Rastikerdar

13

Anterior Segment-4

AAO 8, Ch 9

Congenital disorders of the external eye and corneal: dermoids, blue sclera, birth trauma, CHED, etc

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Kamiar Mireskandari

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Kamiar Mireskandari

10

Resident Oral Exam

8

Glaucoma-3

AAO 10, Ch 5, 6

Closed angle glaucomas

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Katie Birt

3:30 – 5:00

ChildhoodGlaucomas

Dr. Asim Ali

16

Optics-2

AAO 3, Ch 2

Vergence : Diopter, lens formula, multi-lens system, real/virtual images, lens immersed in fluid, ray tracings

1 :30 – 3 :00

Dr. Sherif El-Defrawy

3 :30 – 5 :00

Dr. Sherif El-Defrawy

20

Anterior Segment-1

AAO 8, Ch 1, 2, 3, 6, 7

Anatomy and Diagnostic Examination. Approach to dry eyes and management of dry eye syndromes. Immune mediated disorder of the external eye and cornea.

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Clara Chan

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Clara Chan

20

March Break

17

Anterior Segment-6

AAO 8, Ch 10, 13, 14, 15, 16

AAO 13

Ectatic disorders and Astigmatism management. Trauma and surgical management of corneal diseases. Refractive Surgery

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Matt Bujak

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Matt Bujak

15

Glaucoma-4

AAO 10, Ch7

Medical management of glaucoma

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Darana Yuen

3:30 – 5:00

Clinical Trials

Dr. Yvonne Buys

23

Optics-3

AAO 3, Ch 3, 4

Refractive error, lens effectivity and vertes distance, accommodation and bifocals, astigmatism / spherocylinders

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. John Lloyd

 

3:30 – 5:00

LASIK

History and Overview

Dr. John Lloyd

27

Anterior Segment-2

AAO 8, Ch 4, 5

AAO 6, Ch 16

Infectious external eye and corneal disease (include neonatorum conjunctivitis)

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Hall Chew

3:30 – 5:00

Dr, Hall Chew

27

Anterior Segment-5

AAO 8, Ch 10, 11, 12

Corneal systrophies, metabolic disorders, and degenerations

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Trevor Chin Fook

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Trevor Chin Fook

24

Glaucoma-1

AAO 10, Ch 1, 2, 3

Clinical evaluation and risk factors, anatomy, IOP and aqueous dynamics, interpretation of diagnostic tests

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Raj Bindlish

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Raj Bindlish

22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

29

Annual Research Day

 

30

Optics-4

AAO 3, Ch 4, 5, 6

Prescribing glasses, ddx of alterations in refractive error, aberrations, contact lensesand IOL calculations

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Jason Noble

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Jason Noble

 

 

 

 

CORE RESIDENT LECTURES

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE ALCON/NOVARTIS VISITING PROFESSOR’S PROGRAM

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO – DEPARTMENT OF OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISION SCIENCES


Kensington Eye Institute, Faculty Conference Centre

45 Brunswick Ave, Main Floor, Toronto, M5T 3A9

Thursdays 5:30pm – 7:30pm 


Updated: July 29, 2014

SEPTEMBER 2014

OCTOBER 2014

NOVEMBER 2014

DECEMBER 2014

4

Neuroophthalmology

Ophthalmoscopy in the 21st Century

Dr. Valerie Biousse

 

2

 

Quality Assurance

PGY4

Drs. Nancy Epstein and Wendy Hatch

6

Research Seminar Series

Topic: Glaucoma

Scientific Update: Optic Nerve Degeneration Associated With Glaucoma

Dr. Adriana di Polo

Clinical Update

Dr. Neeru Gupta

Plus 2 Resident Cases

4

 

Walter Wright Day

Dec 5-6

11

 

 

9

 

13

Uveitis

Imaging In Uveitis

Dr. Steve Yeh

 

11

 

 

18

Jennifer Hunter

Medico Legal Cases

Lerners Lawyers

 

(Sally Letson Symposium 18 -22)

16

 

AAO – Chicago

18 - 21

20

 

18

 

 

25

 

23

Research Seminar Series

Topic: Low Vision

Scientific Update

Dr. Martin J. Steinbach

Clinical Update

Dr. Samuel Markowitz

Plus 2 Resident Cases

27

Faculty Development Round

Slowing Down and the Social Psychology of Surgeons

Dr. Carol-Anne Moulton

 

25

Christmas

 

 

30

Annual Resident Retreat

(Fri Oct 31 to Sun Nov 2)

 

 

 

 

·         Grey Box = City-Wide Alcon Visiting Professor Rounds

·         White Box = Resident Lecture

 

**x2  faculty dev days – Agnes Wong

**  x4 Research Seminar Series – Agnes Wong

** quality assurance x2

** pathology

**Halifax Symposium takes place every 2 years, next one in 2015, Patricia Pontbriand



 

CORE RESIDENT LECTURES


University of Toronto – Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Sciences

Kensington Eye Institute, Faculty Conference Centre

45 Brunswick Ave, Main Floor, Toronto, ON M5T 3A9

Fridays - 1:30pm - 5:00pm


Updated: July 29, 2014

  

 

SEPTEMBER 2014

OCTOBER 2014

NOVEMBER 2014

DECEMBER 2014

5

Neuro 1:

AAO 5 Ch 1, 2, 3

AAO 6 Ch 24

AAO 5 Ch 4

Anatomy & Congenital Disc Anomalies, Imaging, and Clinical Neuro-Exam, Optic Neuropathies

1:30 – 5:00

Dr. Valerie Biousse

3

Neuro 4:

AAO 5 Ch 11, 12

AAO 4 Ch 15

Cranial Nerve 7 Disorders (include periorbitaldysmotilities: eg blepharospasm, hemifacial spasm, facial myokymia). Headaches and Facial Pains. Optic Nerve Tumors.

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Edsel Ing

3:00 – 5:00

Dr. Felix Tyndel

7

Faculty Research Day

 

5

Walter Wright Day

Dec 5 - 6

 

12

Neuro 2:

AAO 5 Ch 5, 6, 10

Transient Visual Loss, Higher Cortical Hallucinations / Illusions, Pupil Abnormalities

1:30 – 5:00

Dr. Paul Ranalli

 

 

10

Neuro 5:

AAO 5 Ch 9

Adult Nystagmus

1:30 – 5:00

Dr. Agnes Wong

 

14

Uveitis 1:

AAO 9 Ch 1, 2, 3, 4

Ocular Immunology and Immune Modulating Drugs

1:30 – 3:15

Dr. Larissa Derzko

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Steven Yeh

12

Uveitis 4:

AAO 9 Ch 6, 9, 7, 11

White dot syndromes and Masquerade / Infectious Posterior Uveitis and AIDS and Endophthalmitis

1:30 – 3:30

Dr. Wai Ching Lam

3:45 – 5:00

Dr. Ted Rabinovitch

19

Sally Letson 18-20

 

17

AAO – Chicago

18 - 21

 

21

Uveitis 2:

AAO 9 Ch 5, 6, 7

Anterior Uveitis and Intermediate Uveitis

1:30 – 3:30

Dr. Nupura Bakshi

4:00 – 5:00

Dr. Larissa Derzko

19

Uveitis 5:

Pediatric Uveitis, Complications of Uveitis

1:30 – 2:30

Dr. Nasrin Tehrani

2:30 – 3:30

Dr. Radha Kohly

4:00 – 5:00

Dr. Ted Rabinovitch

26

Neuro 3:

AAO 5 Ch 7

Supranuclear Ophthalmoplegias

1:30 – 3:00

 

3:30 – 5:00

 

24

Neuro 6:

AAO 5 Ch 8

Infranuclear ophthalmoplegias

1:30 – 5:00

Dr. Edward Margolin

28

Uveitis 3:

AAO 9 Ch 5, 6, 7, 8

Retinal Vasculitities and Pan-uveitis

1:30 – 3:00

Dr. Rabinovitch

3:30 – 5:00

Dr. Mark Mandelcorn

26

Christmas

 

 

 

31

Annual Resident Retreat