SAVE THE DATE!
2017 Dallas-Fort Worth Ophthalmic Update
April 22, 2017
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Presbyterian Hospital - NEW LOCATION!
8200 Walnut Hill Lane
Dallas, Texas 75231
The Ophthalmic Update moves from Alcon Labs in Fort Worth to Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas in 2016.
Join ASORN for this day of exciting and informative programming designed for ophthalmic nurses and technicians. This course will cover topics from corneal dystrophies to glaucoma surgical procedures, and instrument processing to cataract surgery.
Course registration includes all lectures, breakfast, morning break, lunch, and access to exhibits.
**Pre-Registration is now CLOSED. Onsite registration will be available.
Course Directors: Karen Fogelman, RN, BSN, CRNO and Susan Clouser, RN, MSN, CRNO
Target Audience: This course is designed for ophthalmic registered nurses, ophthalmic assistants, technicians and technologists and other interested in the clinical care of the ophthalmic patient.
7:00 AM - 4:15 PM Registration
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:10 AM Welcome and Introduction
8:10 AM - 9:10 AM Corneal Dystrophies: What Techs and Nurses Need to Know
Walter Beebe, MD
9:10 AM - 10:10 AM Glaucoma Surgery Then and Now
Matthew Emanuel, MD
10:10 AM - 10:40 AM Morning Break
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM Pearls for Ophthalmic Instrument Processing
Julie Burlew, RN, CNOR, CRNO
11:40 AM - 12:40 PM Challenges in Cataract Surgery: Helping Patients Get the Best Outcomes
Claire Chu, MD
12:40 PM - 1:50 PM Lunch
1:50 PM - 2:50 PM Clinical OCT Analysis of Common Retina Conditions
Jawad Qureshi, MD
2:50 PM - 3:00 PM Quick Break
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM The Ophthalmic Team Approach for Patient’s with Graves Disease
and Thyroid Eye Disease – HANDOUT
Julie Burlew, RN, CNOR, CRNO
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Evaluations
*subject to change
Nursing: This course is available for 6.25 Nurse Contact Hours
JCAHPO: This course is available for 6 JCAHPO Group A credits
Exhibitors and Sponsors
Exhibit and Sponsorship Opportunities are available at the 2016 Ophthalmic Update.
ASORN meetings are the only ophthalmic conferences that allow you access to this unique and targeted group of ophthalmic decision makers.
Please review our Exhibit and Sponsorship Prospectus for more information on participating.
Exhibit Hours - 7:00am-1:45pm
Refund requests made by April 12 will be charged a 20% cancellation fee. Refund requests made by April 20 will be charged a 50% cancellation fee. Refunds will not be granted after April 20. Refund requests must be made in writing. Please send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lodging and Getting to the Meeting
Getting to the Meeting
Local Attendees - Parking is available for $2 a day at Presbyterian Hospital.
Out of Town Attendees - Presbyterian can be accessed from Dallas Love Field Airport (8 miles) or Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (24 miles). Both airports have multiple flights a day on national airlines.
The following hotels are a short drive from Presbyterian Hospital: