Ophthalmology

Scheie Eye Institute 144th Anniversary Meeting

Course details

  • 0.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 0.00 Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
Title & description

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Program Description: 

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Program Overview & Target Audience:

The purpose of this educational activity is to inform and educate the audience with the most current clinical advances in ophthalmology and highlight on-going research at the Scheie Eye Institute in the fields of anterior segment, retinal diseases, genetics, oculoplastic surgery, neuro-ophthalmology and ocular pathology.


Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

 


Meeting Location:

144th Anniversary Meeting will take place on Friday and Saturday, April 13 - 14, 2018 at the Scheie Eye Institute, David M. Kozart Auditorium – Lower Level, 51 North 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Directions, as well as suggestions for parking on the University of Pennsylvania campus, will be emailed to you a few days prior to the conference.


Registration Fees:

There is no registration fee to attend this course; however pre-registration is required.  The registration fee includes attendance to the conference, a course booklet and a link to view the presentations online. Continental breakfast, mid-morning and afternoon refreshments and lunch is also included with registration. Please see the top of the registration form for mailing information.


Overnight Accommodations:

Registrants are responsible for making their own hotel reservations. A block of rooms is being held for registrants under the name of the Scheie Eye Institute Event, at The Rittenhouse Hotel, 210 West Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA, 215-546-9000, until TBD. Other hotel options are listed below and the hotels can be contacted directly.

The Inn at Penn (University City) .....................................215-222-0200
Hotel Monaco (433 Chestnut Street, Old City).............................215-925-2111
Sofitel Philadelphia (120 South 17th Street, Center City/Rittenhouse)......215-569-8300


Anniversary Dinner Registration:

The Anniversary Dinner will be held at The Rittenhouse Hotel on Friday, April 21 at 7:00 pm. To attend the dinner, you must RSVP to Karen Cope-Scarfo at karenco@exchange.upenn.edu or 215-898-0832, you may also visit us online at to be announced later. Registration for the course does not include registration for the dinner, you must register separately, but there is no fee to attend the dinner.


Accreditation and Designation of Credit:

In support of improving patient care, Penn Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

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Cancellation Policy:

The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the event of cancellation or postponement, the University is not responsible for any related costs or expenses to participants, including cancellation fees assessed by hotels, airlines, and travel agencies.

Live event: 
Live event
Event date: 
Fri, 04/13/2018 - 7:30am - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Scheie Eye Institute
51 N. 39th Street
David M. Kozart Auditorium
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States
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Available credit:
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 0.00
  • Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™): 0.00
Groups:
Office of Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education
150 Anatomy/Chemistry Building, 3620 Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6061
Contact us: penncme@mail.med.upenn.edu | 215-898-8005
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In support of improving patient care, Penn Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.