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Sheldon M. Golden Conference 2021

The 2021 Sheldon M. Golden Conference was focused on Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia and was presented on the weekend of October 16 and 17, 2021, for a total of 6 COPE-approved CE hours.


In Memoriam




Dr. David Golden


The Herbert Wertheim School of Optometry & Vision Science mourns the passing of Dr. David Golden, a leader of our profession and a cherished member of the extended Berkeley community. He regularly attended the Sheldon M. Golden Conference, named in honor of his father, and he will be missed in 2021 and beyond.

Dates

October 16 & 17, 2021

Registration for this program is currently CLOSED.

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Speakers & Topics

Read below for details on the 2021 Sheldon M. Golden Conference lecture topics and speakers.

These high-quality, interactive lectures meet the live, in-person CE requirements of the California State Board of Optometry listed at optometry.ca.gov. Attendees are able to interact with the speaker and ask questions in real-time via Zoom video conference. These activities are COPE-approved by the Council on Optometric Practitioner Education.

Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia – Day 1

Speakers and topics for Saturday, October 16 (9:00 AM – 11:55 PM PT).

How to Do a Peds Exam in 20 Minutes

Anne Tasaki
OD, FAAO
Berkeley Optometry Faculty
Management of Hyperopia in Infants and Children

Tawna Roberts
OD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
One or Two? Updates to Monocular & Binocular Treatments of Amblyopia

Debora Lee Chen
OD, MPH
Berkeley Optometry Faculty
Panel and Q&A

Moderator:
Sarah Singh, OD, PhD
Berkeley Optometry Faculty

Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia – Day 2

Speakers and topics for Sunday, October 17 (9:00 AM – 11:55 PM PT).

Getting Comfortable with Tired Eyes: Common BV Problems

Jennifer Fisher
OD, FAAO
Berkeley Optometry Faculty
Children with Headaches:
Differential Diagnosis for the Optometrist


Susan Cotter, OD, MS, FAAO
Southern California College of Optometry
Pediatric Anterior Segment Cases

Stephanie Jian
OD, FAAO
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Panel and Q&A

Moderator:
Anne Tasaki, OD, FAAO
Berkeley Optometry Faculty
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Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia – Day 1

9:00 – 9:40 AM PT
How to Do a Peds Exam in 20 Minutes
Anne Tasaki, OD
UC Berkeley Faculty

9:45 – 10:25 AM PT
Management of Hyperopia in Infants and Children
Tawna Roberts, OD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine

10:30 – 11:10 AM PT
One or Two? Updates to Monocular & Binocular Treatments of Amblyopia
Debora Lee Chen, OD, MPH
UC Berkeley Faculty

11:15 – 11:55 PM PT
Panel and Q&A
Moderator: Dr. Sarah Singh
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Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia – Day 2

9:00 – 9:40 AM PT
Getting Comfortable with Tired Eyes: Common BV Problems
Jennifer Fisher, OD, FAAO
UC Berkeley Faculty

9:45- 10:25 AM PT
Children with Headaches: Differential Diagnosis for the Optometrist
Susan Cotter, OD, MS, FAAO
Marshall B. Ketchum University
Southern California College of Optometry

10:30- 11:10 AM PT
Pediatric Anterior Segment Cases
Stephanie Jian, OD, FAAO
Vanderbilt Eye Institute

11:15 – 11:55 AM PT
Panel and Q&A
Moderator: Dr. Anne Tasaki
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Registration

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Registration Details

[margin space="25"] Registration for this program consists of registering for both days (October 16 & 17) for 6 CE hours. Registration for this program is currently CLOSED.
Registration closes 3 hours before the course or when capacity is filled, whichever comes first.

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Early Registration Pricing (until October 4, 2021)

  • UC Berkeley Alumni Registrants: Check with your Alumni Relations team for pricing
  • Non-Alumni Registrants: $120

Standard Registration Pricing (starting October 5, 2021)

  • UC Berkeley Alumni Registrants: Check with your Alumni Relations team for pricing
  • Non-Alumni Registrants: $140
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Registered attendees will receive an email 1 hour prior to the lecture start with additional event information and a link to the syllabus download. If you do not receive this email, please notify us at optoce@berkeley.edu.

Continuing Education Credits

Six CE hours were available for the entire 2021 “Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia” 2-day CE program and were COPE approved.

Please note: Partial attendance of a COPE course does not count towards COPE CE. All attendees that do not require COPE accreditation should verify with their state board if these webinars will count towards live CE credit.

Daily CE Breakdown*

Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia 2-Day Program
COPE Activity #122610

Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia – Day 1
Saturday, October 16, 2021 (9:00 – 11:50 AM PT)
COPE Course No. 74552-FV: 3 MISC CE Hours

Children’s Vision: Everything Other Than Myopia – Day 2
Sunday, October 17, 2021 (9:00 – 11:50 AM PT)
COPE Course No. 74554-FV: 2 TPA CE Hours + 1 MISC CE Hour

*Total CE hours subject to change

Questions?

View our Frequently Asked Questions page for information on registration, CE credit guidelines, certification letters, cancellations, and refunds.