2022 Winter CE / RIOA General Membership Meeting & Installation Reception

January 26, 2022

2022 Winter CE / RIOA General Membership Meeting

Join us in the comfort of your home for an informative RIOA General Membership Meeting and a timely and important 2 hour CE program.  Based on RIOA member feedback, the first event of 2022 will follow the RIOA's traditional online meeting format. 

The RIOA General Membership Meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. Important RIOA business will be discussed and plans for 2022 will be shared.  2022 will demand that all hands remain on deck!

The CE program will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Lecturer: Dr. Joseph Sowka

Conversations in Optic Nerve and Retinal Vascular Disease

In a case-based grand rounds format, this course will examine the gamut of optic neuropathies. Included in the discussion will be papilledema, pseudotumor cerebri, ischemic neuropathy, infiltrative neuropathy, compressive neuropathy, and infectious neuropathy. Differential diagnoses, clinical findings, and management algorithms are emphasized. Numerous odes are presented to assist the audience in remembering key concepts. In a case-based format, common retinal vascular conditions will be addressed with emphasis on new management protocols. Specifically, there will be discussions on the relationship between acute retinal ischemia and stroke risk. Further, the relationship between vein occlusions and abnormal autoimmunity are discussed. Current management of TIA and retinal emboli are presented. (COPE accredited, 76094-NO, 2 hours)

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