OOAA Annual Meeting: May 26, 2017

72nd Annual OOAA Meeting

Friday, May 26, 2017 - OHSU Casey Eye Institute


72nd Annual Oregon Ophthalmologic Alumni Association Meeting: Diagnostic Error, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Meeting Handouts

All handouts  will be made available electronically in PDF format for you to print or view in advance. Paper copies will no longer be provided at the meeting. Presentation handouts will be made available as speakers release them, so be sure to check back a few days before the meeting to have access to the complete list of materials.   


ClarksonJohn G. Clarkson, M.D. 

Emeritus Executive Director and CEO of the American Board of Ophthalmology
Dean Emeritus, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Chair Emeritus and Professor of Ophthalmology
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine  


AlwardWallace L.M. Alward, M.D. 

Professor and Vice-Chair
Frederick C. Blodi Chair in Ophthalmology
Director, Glaucoma Service
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Iowa Carver School of Medicine

CusterPhilip L. Custer, M.D., FACS

Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Oculofacial, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Washington University School of Medicine


OHSU map and directions


7:00 a.m. Breakfast and registration: Macdonald Auditorium

8:00 a.m. Welcome, Introduction and Pre-Test: Andreas K. Lauer, M.D.

8:10 a.m. Global Health: The Thailand - Myanmar Initiative: Mitchell V. Brinks, M.D., M.P.H., John Clements, M.D., Daniel J. Karr, M.D., Andreas K. Lauer, M.D., Eric A. Steel, M.D.

8:45 a.m. Patient Safety in the life of an ophthalmologist: Philip L. Custer, M.D., F.A.C.S

9:10 a.m. The American Board of Ophthalmology: The first 100 years: John G. Clarkson, M.D.

9:35 a.m. Glaucoma Genetics for the Clinician: Wallace L.M. Alward, M.D.

10:00 am Break and group photo

10:20 a.m. Evaluation and management of the tearing patient: Eric A Steele, M.D.

10:45 a.m. Frosted Jones: A Success Story: Roger A. Dailey, M.D., F.A.C.S.

11:10 a.m. Oculofacial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery Cases and Panel Discussion: Philip L. Custer, M.D., F.A.C.S., Roger A. Dailey, M.D., F.A.C.S., John Ng, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S., Eric A. Steele, M.D., Blake Perry, M.D.

12:00 pm Lunch

1:00 pm Oculo Stem Cell Therapy: What is happening to transplanted RPE cells in the non-human primate and what it means to be human? Trevor McGill, Ph.D.

1:25 p.m. Oculoplastic diagnostic errors: my top 10: Philip L. Custer, M.D., F.A.C.S.

1:50 p.m. Continuing Certification: 2017 and beyond: John G. Clarkson, M.D.

2:15 p.m. Gonioscopy - still important 100 years after Salzmann's first look: Wallace L.M. Alward, M.D.

2:40 p.m. Break

3:00 p.m. Glaucoma Cases and Panel Discussion: Wallace L.M. Alward, M.D., Beth Edmunds, M.D., Ph.D., Eliesa Ing, M.D., Emily Jones, M.D., Allison Loh, M.D., John Morrison, M.D., Nisha Nagarkatti-Gude, M.D., Ph.D., Hana Takusagawa, M.D., Shandiz Tehrani, M.D., Ph.D., David Simons, M.D., Ph.D.

4:00 p.m. Masquerades in Glaucoma Clinic: Shandiz Tehrani, M.D., Ph.D.

4:35 p.m. Edward McClean Public Service Award: Andreas K. Lauer, M.D.

4:45 p.m. Post Test: Andreas K. Lauer, M.D.

5:00 p.m. Reception


Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 


OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience 

Practicing ophthalmologists and ophthalmologists in training.

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