Grand Rounds

Please Note:

In order to receive CME credits you must sign-in on the attendance sheet between 7:45 am and 8:10 am. The sheet will be removed promptly at 8:10 am. You must also complete an evaluation sheet by the end of the meeting.

This year’s Events

June 14, 2019

  • Topic: Scarred for Life. Subspecialty Topic: Peds. Presented by Gavin Reed, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-3), UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Annual Recap – UF & VA Ophthalmology Faculty and UF Residents Only

June 7, 2019

  • Guest Speaker: Darby D. Miller, M.D., M.P.H.; Advocacy. Open to UF & VA Ophthalmology Faculty and UF Residents Only.

May 31, 2019

  • Topic: A Therapeutic Mechanism to Increase Glycolysis in Photoreceptors as a Possible Treatment for Retinal Degeneration. Subspecialty Topic: Retina. Presented by W. Clay Smith, PhD, Director of Ocular Gene Therapy Core, UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Eye Don’t Know. Subspecialty Topic: Retina. Presented by Jon David Hammer, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

May 24, 2019

  • Guest Speaker: Steve Charles, M.D., Founder & CEO, Charles Retina Institute, Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee.
  • Presiding: Philip Ames, M.D., (PGY-4)

May 17, 2019

  • Topic: An Unexpected Mass. Subspecialty Topic: Oculoplastics. Presented by Yasmin Islam, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Didn’t See That Coming. Subspecialty Topic: Retinal. Presented by Logan Vander Woude, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

May 10, 2019

  • M&M Meeting (UF & VA Ophthalmology Faculty and UF Ophthalmology Residents Only)

May 3, 2019

  • ASCRS – No Grand Rounds

April 26, 2019

  • Topic: Subcutaneous Administration of Endotoxin Transiently Improves the Retina of a Geographic Atrophy Mouse Model. Subspecialty Topic: Retina. Presented by Cristhian J. Ildefonso, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Sudden Subretinal Hemorrhage. Subspecialty Topic: Retinal/Vitreous. Presented by Jason Ludlow, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-3), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

April 19, 2019

  • Topic: Persistent Epithelial Defects in Neurotrophic Keratis. Presented by Lauren Jeang, M.D., Fellow, Cornea, External Disease and Anterior Segment of Tufts University/New England Center and Ophtalmic Consultants of Boston.

April 12, 2019

  • Topic: Undulating Vision and Temperature. Subspecialty Topic: Retina. Presented by Samaneh Davoudi, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: How Eyeronic. Subspecialty Topic: Neuro-Ophthalmology. Presented by Logan Vander Woude, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

April 5, 2019

  • M&M (UF & VA Ophthalmology Faculty and UF Ophthalmology Residents Only)

March 29, 2019

  • Topic: The Artificial Vision. Subspecialty Topic: Retina. Presented by Gibran Syed Khurshid, M.D., Vitreoretinal Specialist and Surgeon, UF Department of Ophthalmology.

March 22, 2019

  • OKAP Testing. No Grand Rounds.

March 15, 2019

  • OKAP Review. No Grand Rounds

March 8, 2019

  • Topic: Micro Mystery. Subspecialty Topic: Pediatric Ophthalmology. Presented by Aaron Noll, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-3), UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Mucus in My Eye. Subspecialty Topic: Orbital Pathology. Presented by Warren Riley Stroman, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

March 1, 2019

  • Topic: HIV and I Can’t See. Presented by Jon David Hammer, M.D., Opthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

February 22, 2019

  • Topic: New Techniques in Intraoperative Imaging and Surgical Visualization. Subspecialty Topic: Retina & Anterior Segment Surgery. Presented by Collin Ohning, M.D., Ophthalmology Co-Chief Resident (PGY-4). UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • AAV Dual Vector Treatment for ABCA4-Stargardt’s Disease. Subspecialty Topic: Retina. Presented by Frank Dyka, M.D., Assistant Scientist, UF Department of Ophthalmology.

February 15, 2019

  • Topic: Cranial Nerve Three Review. Presented by Lorick Andersen, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-3), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

February 8, 2019

  • Topic: Unique Case of Uveitis. Subspecialty Topic: Neuro-Ophthalmology. Presented by Warren Riley Stroman, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Dropping IOP. Subspecialty Topic: Glaucoma. Presented by Valentina Lozano, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-4), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

February 1, 2019

  • Topic: I Don’t Know How Long This Contact Has Been In My Eye. Subspecialty Topic: Cornea. Presented by Yasmin Islam, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Unique Case of Uveitis. Subspecialty Topic: Neuro-Opthalmology. Presented by Warren Riley Stroman, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-2), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

January 25, 2019

  • Topic: Drop It Like It’s Hot. Subspecialty Topic: Lens and Cataract. Presented by Gavin Reed, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-3), UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Anesthesia for the Ophthalmologist. Subspecialty Topic: Comprehensive. Presented by Jason Miles, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-3), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

January 18, 2019

  • Topic: Not Your Average Retinal Hemorrhage. Subspecialty Topic: Anterior Segment. Presented by Jason Ludlow, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-3), UF Department of Opthalmology.
  • Topic: Trends in Glaucoma Monitoring. Subspecialty Topic: Glaucoma. Presented by Kaihan Fakhar, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-4), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

January 11, 2019

  • Topic: Distinct Molecular Mechanisms in Late-Onset Retinal Degeneration. Subspecialty Topic: Retina. Presented by Astra Dinculescu, PhD, UF Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Topic: Presumed Air Venous Embolus Syndrome. Subspecialty Topic: Vitreoretinal Surgery. Presented by Philip Ames, M.D., Ophthalmology Resident (PGY-4), UF Department of Ophthalmology.

January 4, 2019

  • Topic: M&M. UF & VA Ophthalmology faculty and UF residents only.