The 32nd Annual Morgan Sarver Symposium featuring Berkeley Glaucoma Day is a three day continuing education event that offers a total of 21 CE hours. This year’s event will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton in the Berkeley Marina.

Dates: April 28 – 30, 2017

CE Credits

21 CE hours are available for the full three day program, COPE Approval Pending.

Daily CE Breakdown

Friday, April 28: Berkeley Glaucoma Day (5 CE Hours)

Saturday, April 29: Morgan Sarver Symposium (8 CE Hours)

Sunday, April 30: Morgan Sarver Symposium (8 CE Hours)

Keynote Speaker: Andrew Iwach, MD

Dr. Iwach is Executive Director of the Glaucoma Center of San Francisco, Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of California at San Francisco, and a faculty instructor at the California Pacific Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology.

He is a respected researcher and author of over 40 scientific publications and has presented over 400 lectures on glaucoma to his peers around the world.

Location

This year’s practicum will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton, in the Berkeley Marina.

A block of rooms has been reserved for our group. When reserving a room online, use the Group Code MOS or call (800) 222-TREE (8733) and state you are with the Berkeley Practicum for the discounted rate. The discounted rate will be offered through Friday, April 7th, 2017, or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first, so be sure to book early.

Registration

Registration is now open.  Click below to view the program schedule and register today.

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All cancellations must be made in writing, either by mail, email, or fax. We do not accept phone cancellations. To receive a full refund, your cancellation request must be received at least 3 weeks before the first day of the program. Cancellations received between 3 weeks and 7 days before the first day of the program will receive 65% refund or 75% credit towards future Berkeley Practicum or Morgan-Sarver Symposium. No refunds will be give within 7 days of the first day of the program.

Medical Emergencies
Cancellations due to medical emergencies must include a note from your primary or diagnosing physician. To receive a full refund, we must receive your cancellation at least 4 days (96 hours) before the first day of the program. Cancellations made within 4 days of the first day of the program, or 'No Shows,' will receive an 80% refund.

Refund procedures
If original payment was made by credit card, your cancellation refund will be credited to your credit card account. If payment was made by check, you must submit the following:

- A copy of the cancelled check or a copy of your bank statement showing the check has cleared.
- Your social security number
- The address where your refund check is to be mailed

Credit for a future Berkeley Practicum or Morgan-Sarver Symposium
If you cancel between 3 weeks and 7 days before the first day of a Morgan-Sarver Symposium or Berkeley Practicum, 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.

Schedule

Friday, April 28th 5 TPA GLAUC-CE HRS
1:15 - 6:00Berkeley Glaucoma Day

Interesting and pertinent topics in glaucoma:
- Medical and surgical glaucoma treatment updates
- Review of basic glaucoma principles.
- Optic nerve pallor.
Cope approval pending

Carl Jacobsen, OD
University of California, Berkeley

Todd Severin, MD
East Bay Eye Center

Edward Chu, OD
VA Long Beach Healthcare System
Saturday, April 29th4 TPA and 4 MISC CE Hours (inc. 2 Hrs. GLAUC-CE)
7:00 - 8:00 Sign-in and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 5:00Cheyenne Huber, OD
University of California, Berkeley

Low Vision in Primary Care (COPE approval pending)

Andrew Iwach, MD
Glaucoma Center of San Francisco

Glaucoma: News and Views (COPE approval pending)

Louise Sclafani, OD
The University of Chicago

Take the Contact Lens Challenge: Fit the Unusual Eye (COPE #43187-CL)

Aaron Bronner, OD
Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute

Anterior Uveitis Beyond Wills (COPE #43926-AS)

Post-operative Care of the Cataract Patient: A Photographic Journey Through the Mundane (COPE #50478-PO)
Sunday, April 30th8 TPA CE Hours (inc. 2 Hrs. GLAUC-CE)
7:00 - 8:00Sign-in and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 5:00Aaron Bronner, OD
Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute

An Infiltrate Walks Into Your Office: Corneal Infection in the Optometric Practice (COPE #43806-AS)

Edward Chu, OD
VA Long Beach Healthcare System

Evidence-based Management of Secondary Glaucoma (COPE #45403-GL)

Louise Sclafani, OD
The University of Chicago

Grand Rounds: Guess What I Saw Today (COPE approval pending)

Subhransu Ray, MD, PhD
Bay Area Retina Associates

Emerging Treatment Modalities in Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Retinopathy: An End in Sight? (COPE approval pending)

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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