Nurse and Technician Program

Date:
August 24–25, 2018

Location:
JW Marriott Austin
110 E. 2nd Street
Austin, Texas 78701

Course Directors:
Susan F. Clouser, MSN, RN, CRNO
Karen Fogelman, RN, BSN, CRNO

Continuing Education:
Nursing: This course will be available for Nurse Contact Hours.
JCAHPO: This course will be submitted for consideration of JCAHPO credits.

The Combined Ophthalmic Symposium ASORN Nurse and Technician Program is designed for ophthalmic registered nurses, ophthalmic technicians, assistants, technologists and others interested in the clinical care of the ophthalmic patient.

Course Registration Fees

Early Bird Registration
April 17–June 26

Full Meeting Registration
ASORN Member $255
Nonmember $305

One-Day Registration
ASORN Member $145
Nonmember $175

Regular Registration
June 27–August 14

Full Meeting Registration
ASORN Member $285
Nonmember $335

One-Day Registration
ASORN Member $175
Nonmember $205

*Registration for the Nurse and Technician program is managed through ASORN and is not available through the ASCRS•ASOA registration portal. Please check our website for program information and to register. 

Course Directors

Karen Fogelman, RN, BSN, CRNO
Dallas, TX

Susan Clouser, MSN, RN, CRNO
Dallas, TX

Program Topics and Speakers (Subject to Change)

Friday, August 24,2018

Issues in IOL Calculation and Selection
Douglas D. Koch, MD

Anterior Segment Imaging
Mitchell P. Weikert, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology
Melinda Rainey, MD

Cornea Update
Kourtney Houser, MD

Saturday, August 25, 2018

MIGS Overview
Manjool Shah, MD

What's the Emergency?
Ella Leung, MD

Oculoplastics Update
Natalie A. Stanciu, MD

Dry Eye: Diagnosis and Treatment
Sarmeena Vendal, MD

Retinal Surgeries
Chirag Jhaveri, MD

A Conversation About Contacts
Susan Elizondo, OD

How We Approach Refractive Surgery in 2018
Shannon M. Wong, MD