Ophthalmology Grand Rounds with Elliott Sohn, M.D.

May 14, 2021
8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

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Join this grand rounds event with special guest speaker

Elliott Sohn, M.D. headshot photo

Topic: "Choroidal disease mechanisms in AMD"

Speaker: Elliott Sohn, M.D., Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

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Learning objectives

Participants will be able to: 

  1. Understand how the choriocapillaris degeneration is involved early in the pathogenesis of age-related macular degeneration
  2. Understand the role of MMP-9 in exudative AMD
  3. Learn about a novel, simple, reliable method of choroid and retinal labeling in rodents using tomato lectin perfusion


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OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.