Berkeley Optometry offers live, interactive online CE courses for individual purchase starting at $25 per CE hour. These high-quality interactive lectures meet the live-in person CE requirements of the California State Board of Optometry. Attendees will be able to interact with the speaker and ask questions in real-time via Zoom video conference.

Courses

Monday, June 8th, 5-6pm (PDT)
Swollen Nerves – Benign or Malign (1 TPA Hour)
Kuniyoshi Kanai, OD, Berkeley Optometry Faculty
Optometrists occasionally face challenges with swollen-appearing optic nerves in asymptomatic patients. This lecture dives deep into strategies of how optometrists can fish out truly concerning cases so that the patients can receive appropriate care.

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Saturday & Sunday, June 27-28
COVID-19 and Glaucoma Weekend
8 Total CE Hours (7 TPA including 4 GLAUC-CE, 1 Misc)
COPE Approval Pending
Note: All attendees that do not require COPE accreditation for courses should verify with their state board if this webinar will count towards live CE credit. Partial ​attendance ​of ​a ​COPE ​course ​does ​not ​count ​towards ​COPE ​CE. ​

Register for one or both days – special package pricing $100 for one day or $200 for two days through Friday, June 12th. Prices increase Saturday, June 13th, so REGISTER TODAY!

Saturday, June 27, 10AM-3PM (PDT)
COVID-19 and Telehealth Series
4 CE Hours (3 TPA and 1 Misc)

The COVID-19 Pandemic has brought uncertainty across the nation. Join Dr. Patsy Harvey as she describes the evolving details of COVID-19 and lessons learned from past pandemics. Dr. Suzanne Fleiszig will discuss COVID-19 and the Eye with applications for optometric practices. Dr. Harry Green will present the expanding use of Telehealth for COVID-19 and other ocular conditions.

10:00-11:40AM Pandemics: From the 1918 Spanish Flu to COVID-19
Patsy Harvey, OD, MPH, Berkeley Optometry Faculty
2 TPA CE Hours (COPE approval pending)

11:40-1:00PM Lunch Break

1:00-1:50PM Update on COVID-19 and the Eye
Suzanne Fleiszig, OD, PhD, Berkeley Optometry Faculty
1 TPA CE Hour (COPE approval pending)

2:10-3:00PM Introduction to Telehealth
Harry Green, OD, PhD, Berkeley Optometry Faculty
1 Misc CE Hour (COPE approval pending)

Sunday, June 28, 10AM-3PM (PDT)
Glaucoma Series
4 TPA-GL CE Hours

The insidious nature of glaucoma makes it critical for optometrists to diagnose and treat appropriately. Join Dr. Carl Jacobsen and Dr. Glen Ozawa as they present cases to help navigate this challenge. Dr. Jennifer Currier will discuss the management of an acute angle closure attack and potential sequelae. Dr. Mika Moy will review cases of visual field defects where glaucoma was a differential, but not the ultimate diagnosis.

10:00-11:40AM Glaucoma Grand Rounds
Carl Jacobsen, OD, and Glen Ozawa, OD, Berkeley Optometry Faculty
2 TPA-GL CE Hours (COPE approval pending)

11:40-1:00PM Lunch Break

1:00-1:50PM When Acute Angle Closure Strikes
Jennifer Currier, OD, UC San Francisco Faculty
1 TPA-GL CE Hour (COPE No. 68313-GL)

2:10-3PM Visual Field Defects: Looking Beyond Glaucoma
A. Mika Moy, OD, Berkeley Optometry Faculty
1 TPA-GL CE Hour (COPE No. 68288-PD)

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Additional lectures to be added. Check again soon for more info!

Technology Requirements

Participants will need to download the free Zoom Video Conferencing application at the link below. Please note that you do not need a Zoom account, but you do have to download the Zoom app to join as a participant for our online CE series.
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Registration Details

Cost per course
Registration fees for the COVID-19/Glaucoma Weekend is $100 for one day or $200 for two days through Friday, June 12th. All other webinars are $25 per CE hour.

Space is Limited
Registration will be limited to 300 ODs.

Registration Deadlines
Registration for the COVID-19/Glaucoma Weekend closes Friday, June 26 at 5PM. All other webinar registrations closes 3 hours before the course, or when capacity is filled, whichever comes first.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellations up to 24 hours before a course can receive credit towards a future online course. No credit will be issued after 24 hours before the course. All cancellations must be made in writing by email to optoce@berkeley.edu. We do not accept phone cancellations.

Questions?

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

optoce@berkeley.edu