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October 28 & 29, 2017

The entire Berkeley Optometry community is invited to the CE and the celebration dinner. Earn a total of 13 CE hours for the entire weekend. Special invitations are extended to alumni celebrating milestone reunions this year — 2012, 2007, 2002, 1997, 1992, 1987, 1982, 1977, 1972, 1967, 1962, 1957.

This program is made possible in part by generous donations to the Berkeley Optometry Annual Fund.


Saturday, October 28
8:30am — 5pm
UC Berkeley campus
CE conference featuring presentation of Alumnus of the Year and Mert Flom Teaching Award. Breakfast and lunch included. 

Vision Restoration and Circadian Rhythms
Dr. Theresa Puthussery, Berkeley Optometry

Recovering Stereo Vision
Dr. Dennis Levi, Berkeley Optometry

The Inside Story on Time Outdoors and Myopia
Dr. Donald Mutti*, School of Optometry, Ohio State University

Grand Rounds
Dr. Harry Green*, Berkeley Optometry
Dr. Meredith Whiteside*, Berkeley Optometry
Dr. Kuniyoshi Kanai*, Berkeley Optometry
Dr. Claudia Ruegg*, Berkeley Optometry

Peripheral Defocus and Myopia Control
Dr. Donald Mutti, School of Optometry, Ohio State University

Analyzing the Nerve Fiber Layer without Optical Coherence Tomography
Dr. Glen Ozawa*, Berkeley Optometry


*Berkeley Optometry Alumni

Schedule subject to change

Saturday, October 28
5:15pm — 9pm
Memorial Stadium Field Club, UC Berkeley
Past events featured 400+ attendees, the Cal Straw Hat Band, and exclusive field access.
Guests of all ages are welcome.

Sunday, October 29
9am — 3:45pm
UC Berkeley campus
Presentations on Dry Eye. Breakfast and lunch included.

Applications of New Technologies for Dry Eye
Dr. Meng Lin*, Berkeley Optometry

MGD: The Center of the Dry Eye Universe
Dr. Donald Korb, Korb & Associates, Boston, MA

The Battle on the Pre-Lens Tear Film Front
Dr. Justin Kwan*, Southern California College of Optometry

Scleral Contact Lenses for Ocular Surface Disease Management
Dr. Pam Satjawatcharaphong*, Berkeley Optometry

Amniotic Membranes: Current and Future Applications for Dry Eye
Dr. Mika Moy*,Berkeley Optometry

Demodex: What 'Mite' Be Causing Ocular Irritation
Dr. Melanie Mason*, Berkeley Optometry

*Berkeley Optometry Alumni

Schedule subject to change

Sponsorship & Registration

Registration Opens in June

Admission for this event is subsidized by sponsorships and donations to the Berkeley Optometry Annual Fund. Become a sponsor or contribute to your class gift today by contacting Rebecca Ricksen.

Rebecca Ricksen
Alumni Relations & Annual Giving

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Travel & Lodging

For your convenience, the following local hotels offer preferred pricing for UC Berkeley affiliates, including alumni and CE attendees. Book directly per the included instructions.

Berkeley Lab Guest House
List Rebecca Ricksen as departmental host (

The Faculty Club
On-campus lodging option

Hotel Shattuck Plaza
Discounted UCB traveler rate, depending on availability at time of booking
Reservations: 510-225-6017
Call to reserve and request UC Berkeley corporate rate at time of booking

Emeryville Courtyard Marriott
Discounted UCB traveler rate, depending on availability at time of booking
Register online or by phone with corporate code = UYLK
1-888-236-2427 (central reservations line)

Claremont Hotel
15% discount for UC Berkeley alumni, depending on availability at time of booking.
Book online using promotion code NUCY.

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