Upcoming Events

Date
Title
Conference Series
Faculty
Location
04/21/2014 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, April 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


04/22/2014 - 7:00am
Special Event: Financial Planning Lecture
Business Course
Kevin Yeargers
9th floor conference room

Kevin Yeargers from Northwest Mutual will be doing a presentation on Financial Planning.


04/23/2014 - 8:00am
M & M Conference
M & M
Victor Neamtu, MD
9th floor conference room

04/25/2014 - 7:00am
Guest Speaker Grand Rounds - Lisa Donahue & Freya Dickson-LaPrade
Grand Rounds
Lisa Donahue, Freya Dickson-LaPrade
BST S120

Lisa Donahue and Freya Dickson-LaPrade will conduct a special presentation titled “Quality and Patient Safety" at UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on April 25th at 7 am in BST 120. Ms. Donahue is the Director of Patient Safety at UPMC.

 

04/25/2014 - 8:00am
CRAO Updates
Special Event
Dr. Waxman , Dr. Bonhomme, Dr. Jovin, Dr. Doyle
BST S120

 

 

04/30/2014 - 8:00am
Retinal Imaging Conference
Retina
Dr Martel
9th floor conference room

05/02/2014 - 7:00am
No Grand Rounds - ARVO

05/03/2014 - 9:00am
GES Mission at Cornerstone Care - Waynesburg, PA
Cornerstone Care - Waynesburg, PA

Our mission on Saturday, May 3rd 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


05/09/2014 - 7:00am
Clinical Grand Rounds - Consult Service
Grand Rounds
Dr. Benjamin Strauss, Dr. Baril
****Scaife Hall, Rooms 1105 A/B/C

Dr. Benjamin Strauss will present a case from the Inpatient Consult Service at the UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, May 9, 2014 at 7am in Scaife Hall, Rooms 1105 A/B/C.

Dr. Strauss and Dr. Baril will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back for related journal articles. 

PLEASE NOTE THE ROOM CHANGE.

05/12/2014 - 7:00am
Fundamentals of Surgical Instruments
Surgical Course
Dr. Alex Mammen
9th floor conference room

05/13/2014 - 7:00am
Fundamentals of Pterygia Surgery
Surgical Course
Dr. Alex Mammen
9th floor conference room

05/13/2014 - 6:00pm
GES Mission at Squirrel Hill Health Center
Squirrel Hill Health Center

Our mission on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 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. Please note the new location.


05/14/2014 - 7:00am
Glaucoma Surgery
Surgical Course
Dr. Ian Conner
9th floor conference room

05/14/2014 - 8:00am
Retinal Imaging Conference
Retina
Dr Martel
9th floor conference room

05/15/2014 - 7:00am
Oral Board Prep
Surgical Course
Dr. Erik Happ
9th floor conference room

05/15/2014 - 5:30pm
Wet Lab: LRI
Wet Labs
Dr. Ian Conner, Dr. Alex Mammen
EEI 1st Floor Temporal Bone Lab
 

 


05/16/2014 - 7:00am
Clinical Grand Rounds - Retina
Grand Rounds
Dr. Colin Prensky, Dr. Eller
BST S120

Dr. Colin Prensky will present a case from the Retina Service at the UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 7am in BST S 120. Dr. Prensky and Dr. Eller will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back at this space for related journal articles. 

 

05/17/2014 - 9:00am
GES Mission at Cornerstone Care - Greensboro, PA
Cornerstone Care - Greensboro, PA

Our mission on Saturday May 17 will be to Cornerstone Care in Greensboro, 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 Greensboro is detection of diabetic retinopathy. . 

Click here for Google directions


05/19/2014 - 7:00am
Play by Play
Surgical Course
Dr. Waxman
9th floor conference room

05/19/2014 - 7:00am
Astigmatism Correction & IOL Placements
Surgical Course
Dr. Leela Raju
9th floor conference room

05/19/2014 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, May 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


05/20/2014 - 7:00am
Orbital Surgery
Surgical Course
Dr. Tonya Stefko
9th floor conference room

05/21/2014 - 7:00am
Peak Performance
Aimee Kimball, PhD
9th floor conference room

05/23/2014 - 7:00am
UPMC Presents: Papers to Practice
Dr. Bharesh Chauhan, Dr. Ken Nischal, Kira Lathrop
BST S120

On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 7am please join us for the next lecture in our Papers to Practice series in which UPMC faculty present their newly published research that can influence your clinical practice.
This month features: 

  • Bharesh Chauhan, MD
  • Ken Nischal, MB
  • Kira Lathrop, MD

They will present "Gene Expression Analysis:  Clinic to Bench Express Surgery".

 

 

Location: BST 120


05/23/2014 - 8:00am
Principles/Mechanics of Refractive Surgery
Surgical Course
Dr. Deepinder Dhaliwal
BST S120

05/28/2014 - 8:00am
Retinal Imaging Conference
Retina
Dr Martel
9th floor conference room

05/30/2014 - 7:00am
Clinical Grand Rounds - CES
Grand Rounds
Dr. Shilpa Kodati, Dr. Waxman
BST S120

Dr. Shilpa Kodati will present a case from the Comprehensive Eye Service at the UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 7am in BST S 120. Dr. Kodati and Dr. Waxman will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back for related journal articles. 

 

06/03/2014 - 7:00am
Corneal Transplant Lecture - PKP/DSEK On
Surgical Course
Dr. Roheena Kamyar
9th floor conference room

06/04/2014 - 7:00am
Eye Muscle Surgery Technique and Nasal Lacrimal Duct Probing/Irrigation/Silicone Intubation Technique
Surgical Course
Dr. Lea Ann Lope
9th floor conference room

06/04/2014 - 8:00am
Retinal Imaging Conference
Retina
Dr Martel
9th floor conference room

06/09/2014 - 7:00am
Retinal Lasers
Surgical Course
Dr. Denise Gallagher
9th floor conference room

06/10/2014 - 7:00am
Eyelid Surgery
Surgical Course
Dr. Jenny Yu
9th floor conference room

06/11/2014 - 7:00am
Strabismus Surgery
Surgical Course
Dr. Christine Sylvester
9th floor conference room

06/17/2014 - 7:00am
Vitreous Loss Talk
Surgical Course
Dr. Waxman
9th floor conference room

06/19/2014 - 5:30pm
Wet Lab: Phaco
Wet Labs
Dr. Ian Conner, Dr. Alex Mammen
EEI 1st Floor Temporal Bone Lab
 

 


06/21/2014 - 8:00am
Wet Lab: Phaco
Wet Labs
Dr. Ian Conner, Dr. Alex Mammen
EEI 1st Floor Temporal Bone Lab
 

 


06/24/2014 - 6:00pm
GES Mission at Squirrel Hill Health Center
Squirrel Hill Health Center

Our mission on Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 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. Please note the new location.


07/12/2014 - 8:30am
GES Mission at the 9th Street Clinic in McKeesport
McKeesport 9th Street Clinic

Our mission on Saturday, July 12th 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


07/18/2014 - 8:00am
GES Mission at Verland
GES
Verland

Our mission on Friday, June 5, 2014 will be to the Verland Residential Treatment Center in Sewickley.   Verland is a non-profit family of person-centered, community homes and services supporting over 200 individuals with intellectual disabilities, many of whom have multiple physical challenges.  Directions to the Verland facility can be found at this link  http://www.verland.org/

 


07/21/2014 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, July 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


07/25/2014 - 7:00am
Refractive Surgery Course (VISX) Part I & II
Special Event
Dr. Dhaliwal
9th floor conference room

Mandatory for third year residents, strongly recommended for first and second year residents.


08/05/2014 - 6:00pm
GES Mission at Squirrel Hill Health Center
Squirrel Hill Health Center

Our mission on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 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. Please note the new location.


08/18/2014 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, August 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


09/15/2014 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, September 15th 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


10/27/2014 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, October 27th 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


11/15/2014 - 8:30am
GES Mission for the Steubenville VA
Steubenville High School

Our mission on Saturday November 15 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


11/24/2014 - 5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
Birmingham Clinic

Our mission on Monday, November 24th 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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GES Mission at Squirrel Hill Health Center
 
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Clinical Grand Rounds - Retina

Clinical Grand Rounds - Retina

Dr. Shilpa Kodati will present a case from the Retina Service at the UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, April 4, 2014 at 7am in Montefiore-7th flr Berkman Board Rm N727 . Dr. Kodati and Dr. Martel will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Please check back at this space for related journal articles. 

 

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Clinical Grand Rounds - Cornea

Clinical Grand Rounds - Cornea

Dr. Anton Kolomeyer will present a case from the Cornea Service at the UPMC Eye Center Grand Rounds on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 7am in BST S 120. Dr. Kolomeyer and Dr. Raju will lead a discussion after the case presentation. Participants may wish to read the following journal article prior to attending.

Ahmad S. Concise review: limbal stem cell deficiency, dysfunction, and distress. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2012 Feb;1(2):110-5. doi: 10.5966/sctm.2011-0037. Epub 2012 Jan 26. Review. PubMed PMID: 23197757; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3659689.

The online version of this article, along with updated information and services, is available on the web at: http://stemcellstm.alphamedpress.org/content/1/2/110
 
 
 

 

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Clinical Grand Rounds - Neuro-Ophthalmology
 
 
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5:30pm
GES Mission at Birmingham Clinic
 
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Special Event: Financial Planning Lecture
 
 
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Guest Speaker Grand Rounds - Lisa Donahue & Freya Dickson-LaPrade
 
 
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