Saturday, February 24, 2024

Update in Cornea and External Disease for Allied Health Professionals

8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Kellogg Eye Center
6th Floor Conference Room 610 – Kellogg Tower
1000 Wall Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

On-line registration closes Monday, February 12, 2024, at 12:00 pm. On-site registration will be available 30 minutes before the course, unless at capacity. When registering on-site, course materials will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

This course will review the evaluation and treatment of patients with corneal diseases including keratoconus, dry eye, and those needing endothelial corneal transplants.

This course has been awarded 3.0 Group A IJCAHPO credits.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • To review the presentation and diagnosis of patients with ocular surface disease/dry eye syndrome.
  • To review the treatment of patients with dry eye and blepharitis.
  • To discuss the approach to a patient with endothelial corneal disease.
  • To review indications for different types of endothelial keratoplasty.
  • To discuss clinical findings and management of patients with keratoconus.