Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
04/27/2015 - 7:00am
Ethics & Professionalism Conference
Ethics
Jake Waxman, MD, PhD
9th floor conference room

04/28/2015 - 7:00am
Play by Play
Surgical Course
Jake Waxman, MD, PhD
9th floor conference room

04/29/2015 - 7:00am
Glaucoma Surgery
Surgical Course
Ian Conner, MD, PhD
9th floor conference room

04/29/2015 - 5:00pm
Cataract Video Club
Ian Conner, MD, PhD
9th Floor Conference Room

04/30/2015 - 7:00am
Principles/Mechanics of Refractive Surgery
Surgical Course
Deepinder Dhaliwal, MD, LAc
9th floor conference room

05/01/2015 (All day)
No Grand Rounds - ARVO

05/01/2015 - 8:00am
Neuro-Ophthalmology Clinical Case Conference - Nystagmus
Dr. Ahmara Ross, Dr. Deborah Parish
BST S120

05/02/2015 - 8:30am
GES Mission at the 9th Street Clinic in McKeesport
McKeesport 9th Street Clinic

Our mission on Saturday, May 2nd will be to the 9th Street Clinic in McKeesport in partnership with the McKeesport Hospital Foundation.  The 9th street clinic serves a community of uninsured adults many of whom require primary and eye care to help them stay productive in the community.  You can read more about the 9th street clinic here. Click here for Google directions


05/08/2015 (All day)
No Grand Rounds - ARVO

05/09/2015 - 9:00am
GES Mission at Cornerstone Care - Waynesburg, PA
Cornerstone Care - Waynesburg, PA

Our mission on Saturday, May 9th, 2015 will be to Cornerstone Care in Waynesburg, PA. Cornerstone Care is a non-profit network of Federally Qualified Community Health Centers (FQHC) and practices serving communities throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania, Northern West Virginia and Eastern Ohio. Our focus at Waynesburg is detection of diabetic retinopathy. 

Click here for Google directions


05/11/2015 - 7:00am
Retinal Lasers
Surgical Course
Denise Gallagher, MD
9th floor conference room

05/12/2015 - 7:00am
Corneal Transplant Lecture - PKP/DSEK
Surgical Course
Roheena Kamyar, MD
9th floor conference room

05/13/2015 - 7:00am
Oral Board Prep
Surgical Course
Carrie Happ, MD
9th floor conference room

05/13/2015 - 8:00am
Chief Resident Rounds
Admin
Dr. Happ
9th Floor Conference Room

05/14/2015 - 7:00am
Ultra Sound/B Scan Lecture
Surgical Course
Ken Nischal, MD
9th floor conference room

05/15/2015 - 7:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Pediatric Ophthalmology
Grand Rounds
Swarupa Kancherla, MD, Ellen Mitchell, MD
BST S120

Dr. Swarupa Kancherla will present a case from the Pediatric Ophthalmology Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on May 15, 2015 at 7 am in BST 120. Dr. Kancherla and Mitchell will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back here for suggested reading.


05/18/2015 - 7:00am
Play by Play 2
Surgical Course
Evan Waxman, MD, PhD
9th floor conference room

05/18/2015 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, May 18th will be to the Birmingham Clinic in the South Side neighborhood in partnership with the UPMC Program for Health Care to Underserved Populations. Birmingham Clinic serves a diverse community of adults and children including immigrants. We often need Spanish translators at Birmingham Clinic. Click here for Google directions.


05/19/2015 - 7:00am
Orbital Surgery
Surgical Course
S. Tonya Stefko, MD
9th floor conference room

05/20/2015 - 7:00am
Astigmatism Correction & IOL Placements
Surgical Course
Ladan Espandar, MD
9th floor conference room

05/20/2015 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

05/21/2015 - 7:00am
Fundamentals of Pterygia Surgery
Surgical Course
Alex Mammen, MD
9th floor conference room

05/22/2015 - 7:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Glaucoma
Grand Rounds
Julia Polat, MD
BST S120

Dr. Julia Polat will present a case from the Glaucoma Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on May 22, 2015 at 7 am in BST 120. Dr. Polat will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back here for suggested reading.


05/26/2015 - 6:00pm
GES Mission at Squirrel Hill Health Center
Squirrel Hill Health Center

Our mission on Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 will be to the Squirrel Hill Health Center. SQHC serves diverse community of patients including immigrants. We often need Nepali, Spanish and Russian translators at SQHC. Click here for Google directions.


05/27/2015 - 7:00am
Business of Ophthalmology
Business
Kevin Yeager
9th floor conference room

05/27/2015 - 8:00am
QA Conference
Special Event
TBD
9th Floor Conference Room

05/27/2015 - 5:00pm
Cataract Video Club
Dr. Conner
9th Floor Conference Room

05/28/2015 - 7:00am
Business of Ophthalmology
Business
Todd Salac
9th floor conference room

05/28/2015 - 5:30pm
Wet Lab: Phaco Lab (B & L)
Wet Labs
Dr. Ian Conner, Dr. Alex Mammen
EEI 1st Floor Temporal Bone Lab
 

 


05/29/2015 - 7:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Cornea
Grand Rounds
Jason Hooton, MD
BST S120

Dr. Jason Hooton will present a case from the Cornea Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on May 29, 2015 at 7 am in BST 120. Dr. Hooton will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back here for suggested reading.


06/02/2015 - 5:30pm
Wet Lab: Phaco Lab (Alcon)
Wet Labs
Dr. Ian Conner, Dr. Alex Mammen
EEI 1st Floor Temporal Bone Lab
 

 


06/03/2015 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

06/05/2015 - 7:00am
Grand Rounds: Papers to Practice
Grand Rounds
Kip Kinchington, PhD, Xiangyun Wei, PhD
BST S120

06/10/2015 - 8:00am
Retina Imaging Conference
Retina Imaging
Dr. Martel
9th Floor Conference Room

06/12/2015 - 7:00am
UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds - Consults
Grand Rounds
Matt Klocek, MD, PhD, Ailee Laham, MD
BST S120

Dr. Matt Klocek will present a case from the Consult Service at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on June 12, 2015 at 7 am in BST 120. Drs. Klocek and Laham will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back here for suggested reading.


06/17/2015 - 8:00am
Chief Resident Rounds
Admin
Dr. Happ
9th Floor Conference Room

06/19/2015 - 7:30am
Vision Research Day
CME
Gadi Wollstein, MD, Evan L. Waxman, MD, PhD, Matt Smith, PhD
University Club

The UPMC Eye Center will hold its annual Vision Research Day on June 19, 2015 at the University Club.  Please join us for a day of cutting edge research presentations by our resident, fellows and students. Please check back at this space for more details to come.


06/20/2015 - 9:00am
GES Mission at East End Community Health Center
East End Community Health Center

Our mission on Saturday, June 20th, 2015 from 9:00 AM to Noon will be to the East End Community Health Center in the East Liberty neighborhood of Pittsburgh.  Click here for Google directions. You can learn about the East Liberty neighborhood here.


06/24/2015 - 8:00am
QA Conference
Special Event
TBD
9th Floor Conference Room

06/24/2015 - 5:00pm
Cataract Video Club
Dr. Conner
9th Floor Conference Room

06/25/2015 - 8:00am
5th Annual Fox Center for Vision Restoration Course
Special Events
University Club

The 5th Annual Fox Center Conference on Vision Restoration and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology will be held on June 25th and 26th, 2015 at the University Club.

This conference brings together 150+ multidisciplinary experts including scientists, clinicians, engineers, and others working in the fields of Ophthalmology and Regenerative Medicine. Attendees will be able to share ideas, insights and discoveries that will improve the outcomes for the vision impaired.
 

For more details please see go to the Fox Center website.

07/07/2015 - 6:00pm
GES Mission at Squirrel Hill Health Center
Squirrel Hill Health Center

Our mission on Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 will be to the Squirrel Hill Health Center. SQHC serves diverse community of patients including immigrants. We often need Nepali, Spanish and Russian translators at SQHC. Click here for Google directions.


07/20/2015 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, July 20th will be to the Birmingham Clinic in the South Side neighborhood in partnership with the UPMC Program for Health Care to Underserved Populations. Birmingham Clinic serves a diverse community of adults and children including immigrants. We often need Spanish translators at Birmingham Clinic. Click here for Google directions.


08/17/2015 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, August 17th will be to the Birmingham Clinic in the South Side neighborhood in partnership with the UPMC Program for Health Care to Underserved Populations. Birmingham Clinic serves a diverse community of adults and children including immigrants. We often need Spanish translators at Birmingham Clinic. Click here for Google directions.


09/08/2015 - 6:00pm
GES Mission at Squirrel Hill Health Center
Squirrel Hill Health Center

Our mission on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015 will be to the Squirrel Hill Health Center. SQHC serves diverse community of patients including immigrants. We often need Nepali, Spanish and Russian translators at SQHC. Click here for Google directions.


09/19/2015 - 8:30am
GES Mission for the Steubenville VA
Steubenville High School

Our mission on Saturday September 19 will be to the Steubenville High School in the Steubenville OH. This will be a screening event for the Steubenville branch of the VA.  This is one of the few “screening-type” of events that GES is involved with, but because the VA provides exceptional follow-up for the veterans, we are able to refer those in whom a potential problem is discovered to the nearest VA where they will get complete care. We'll be screening about 200 veterans over the course of the morning. This event is fast paced, rewarding and alot of fun. The school is at 420 North 4th St in Steubenville OH. Click here for Google directions


09/21/2015 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, September 21st will be to the Birmingham Clinic in the South Side neighborhood in partnership with the UPMC Program for Health Care to Underserved Populations. Birmingham Clinic serves a diverse community of adults and children including immigrants. We often need Spanish translators at Birmingham Clinic. Click here for Google directions.


10/19/2015 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, October 19th will be to the Birmingham Clinic in the South Side neighborhood in partnership with the UPMC Program for Health Care to Underserved Populations. Birmingham Clinic serves a diverse community of adults and children including immigrants. We often need Spanish translators at Birmingham Clinic. Click here for Google directions.


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