The Morgan-Sarver Symposium featuring Berkeley Glaucoma Day is a three day continuing education event that offers a total of 21 CE hours. The 2020 Morgan-Sarver Symposium will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton in the Berkeley Marina.

Upcoming Dates

April 17-19, 2020
April 23-25, 2021

Location

 DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton in the Berkeley Marina.

Registration

Registration for this program is now OPEN.

Registration Open
To sign up for our waitlist, please email:
[email email="optoce@berkeley.edu"]optoce@berkeley.edu[/email]

Registered attendees will receive an email on Friday, April 10th with additional event information and a link to the syllabus download. If you did not receive this email, please notify us at optoce@berkeley.edu

Early Registration Prices through February 4
Full Program: $660
Saturday & Sunday: $570
Friday & Saturday: $470
Friday & Sunday: $470
Saturday Only: $320
Sunday Only: $320
Friday Only: $180

Regular Registration Prices after February 4
Full Program: $690
Saturday & Sunday: $590
Friday & Saturday: $490
Friday & Sunday: $490
Saturday Only: $340
Sunday Only: $340
Friday Only: $190

All cancellations are subject to a $10 cancellation fee and must be made in writing, either by mail, email, or fax. We do not accept phone cancellations. To receive a full refund minus $10 cancellation fee, your cancellation request must be received by Thursday, March 26th. Cancellations received between Friday, March 27th and Friday, April 10th will receive 65% refund minus cancellation fees or 75% credit minus cancellation fees towards a future Berkeley Practicum or Morgan-Sarver Symposium. No refunds will be given after Friday, April 10th.

Medical Emergencies
Cancellations due to medical emergencies must include a note from your primary or diagnosing physician. To receive a full refund minus cancellation fee, we must receive your cancellation by Monday, April 13th. Cancellations made within 4 days of the first day of the program, or 'No Shows,' will receive an 80% refund minus cancellation fee with a physician's note.

Refund procedures
All cancellations must be made in writing, either by mail, email, or fax. We do not accept phone cancellations. If original payment was made by credit card, your cancellation refund will be credited to your credit card account.

Credit for a future Berkeley Practicum or Morgan-Sarver Symposium
If you cancel between Friday, March 27th and Friday, April 10th, you may request a 75% credit towards a future Berkeley Practicum or Morgan-Sarver Symposium. If you would like us to apply your cancellation refund to a future program, please write, email, or fax us to let us know. We will mail you a 'letter of credit.' When sending in your registration form for a future program, write in the amount of credit you have, and submit payment for the balance.

Program Changes
If you make any changes in the dates of your attendance, you will be charged the fees that are in effect on the date you make the changes. Changes in your registration may be made by mail, email, or fax, and are contingent upon available space. All program changes must be made at least 4 days (96 hours) before the program start.

CE Credits

21 CE hours are available for the full three day program and will be COPE approved.

Please note: partial ​attendance ​of ​a ​COPE ​course ​does ​not ​count ​towards ​COPE ​CE. ​

Daily CE Breakdown

Friday Berkeley Glaucoma Day:  5 TPA GLAUC-CE Hours

Saturday: 8 CE Hours*

Sunday: 8 CE Hours*

*specific CE hour breakdown to be determined

Accommodations

The Symposium will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel on the Berkeley Marina. Rooms are available for our conference attendees at a special rate. To receive the discount, make your reservation before March 27 or before the block sells out. A link to the hotel booking page and discount code will be included in your registration confirmation email.

Keynote Speaker: Anthony Realini, MD, MPH

Dr. Realini is Professor and Director of the Glaucoma Fellowship and Clinical Research at the West Virginia University Eye Institute. He is the founding member of the Association of Caribbean Glaucoma Surgeons, and is Director of the African Glaucoma Consortium which provides glaucoma and eye care throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Dr. Realini is a recognized leader and speaker in glaucoma research, including topics on intraocular pressure and glaucoma therapeutics.

Schedule

Friday, April 17th 5 TPA GLAUC-CE HRS
1:15 - 6:00Berkeley Glaucoma Day

Carl Jacobsen, OD
University of California, Berkeley

Glen Ozawa, OD
University of California, Berkeley

Glaucoma Updates (COPE TBD)

Anthony Realini, MD, MPH
West Virginia University Eye Institute

SLT: Primary Therapy for 2020 (COPE TBD)



Saturday, April 18th8 CE Hours (breakdown to be announced soon)
7:00 - 8:00 Sign-in and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 5:00Lisa Prokopich, OD, MSc
University of Waterloo, Canada

Severe Dry Eye in Systemic Disease: A Portrait of Sjögren Syndrome (COPE TBD)

Anthony Realini, MD, MPH
West Virginia University Eye Institute

Lifelong Glaucoma Care (COPE TBD)

Pete Kollbaum, OD, PhD
Indiana University School of Optometry

Are You Tired of Your Patients Complaining About Tired Eyes? (COPE TBD)

Wearable Ocular Devices:  Seeing the Opportunity for More Than Just ‘Seeing’ (COPE TBD)
Sunday, April 19th8 CE Hours (breakdown to be determined
7:00 - 8:00Sign-in and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 5:00Pete Kollbaum, OD, PhD
Indiana University School of Optometry

Negative Dysphotopsia - A Complication of Uncomplicated Cataract Surgery (COPE TBD)

Multifaceted Multifocal Lenses – Lenses for the Ages (COPE TBD)

Marc Levin, MD
Bay Area Ophthalmologist

On the Topic of Neuro-Ophthalmology (COPE TBD)

Lisa Prokopich, OD, MSc
University of Waterloo, Canada

A Deeper Dive on Comorbid Diseases:  Ocular Surface Disease and Glaucoma (COPE TBD)

Emily Gorski, OD
Berkeley Optometry

Low Vision and Driving (COPE TBD)

Sarah Kochik, OD, PhD
Berkeley Optometry

Myths and Mysteries in Myopia Management (COPE TBD)

Policy Note

According to policy, neither people nor pets may accompany attendees unless in accordance with the ADA (American Disabilities Act).

Questions?

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us if you have any questions!

optoCE@berkeley.edu 800-827-2163

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