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Ophthalmology Workshop

Hosted by: Office of Continuing Education
Mar
06
2021
From: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This workshop will be offered live via ZOOM and offer 5 hours of CE credit, on topics such as:

  • Ophthalmic Emergencies
  • Ophthalmic Drugs and handling shortages
  • Fundic Examination
  • Systemic Diseases in the Eye

These lectures will not be available as recorded sessions after the conference.

Registration is now closed.

Event Information

Registration Fee : $169

Venue

Virtual

Organizer

Office of Continuing Education
Phone Number: (706) 542-1451
Email: cheryls@uga.edu

Event Agenda

03/06/2021

Start Time
End Time
Event
1:00 pm 1:10 pm
Welcome
Cheryl Kennedy
1:10 pm 2:00 pm
Ocular manifestions of systemic disease
Kate Myrna
2:00 pm 2:50 pm
Ophthalmic drugs: Basics & dealing with shortages
Kate Myrna
2:50 pm 3:00 pm
Break
3:00 pm 4:30 pm
Ophthalmic Emergencies
Katie Diehl
4:30 pm 4:40 pm
Break
4:40 pm 6:10 pm
Making Sense of the Ocular Fundus
Katie Diehl

Speakers

  • Katie Diehl, DVM, MS, DACVO

    Dr. Diehl earned her masters and veterinary degrees at The Ohio State University, then completed a small animal rotating internship at the University of Georgia. She went on to complete a residency in comparative ophthalmology and cellular biology fellowship at the University of Wisconsin. Subsequently she worked in academia at the University of Minnesota and Auburn University as well as in private specialty practice. She is currently an assistant professor of  comparative ophthalmology at the University of Georgia. She also serves on the ACVO genetics committee and tries to stay active with just about any outdoor pursuit.

  • Kate Myrna, DVM, MS, DACVO

    Dr. Kate Myrna has a BA from Vassar College and received her DVM from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2004. She completed a 1-year internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Western College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan, and went on to complete a 1-year specialty internship under the mentorship of Dr. Nancy Cottrill in Small Animal Ophthalmology at Angell Animal Medical Center – Western New England. Dr. Myrna then completed a Residency in Comparative Ophthalmology and obtained a Master of Science in Comparative Biomedical Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Myrna is interested in comparative ophthalmology, corneal wound healing and ocular analgesia