Pittsburgh Ophthalmology Society February 11, 2021 Monthly Meeting Lecture Series

February 11, 2021

Constant changes and new advancements in technique, skills and training in diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases, but the advancements are not always translated into the care provided patients. The lecture series enables physicians to maintain or improve knowledge and the competence needed to provide the best possible eye care for their patients.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the needs of Ophthalmologists (including Residents and Fellows), who are engaged in the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease.

Learning Objectives

Lecture 1:  

1.  Participants will review the details about Pediatric Ophthalmology Education Center as 
an open source library
2. Participants will be discuss the utilization of the retinoscopy simulator.

3. Participants will be

Lecture 3.   
1. identify the various uses of ultrasonography in eye care.  

2. Discuss some daily challenges
pediatric ophthalmologists face

3. Review several ideas that can help with examination, follow-up 
and other daily challenges.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/11/2021 - 5:30pm EST
Event ends: 
02/11/2021 - 8:15pm EST

Course Director

David Buerger, MD, FACS

Faruk Örge, MD, FAAO, FAAP

William R. and Margaret E. Althans Chair and Professor;  
Director - Center for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital and University Hospitals Eye Institute;  Professor – Ophthalmology and Pediatrics Case Western Reserve University SOM  Fellowship Program Director; Associate Program Director - Ophthalmology Residency UH / CWRU - SOM;  Medical Director for Quality – UH Eye Institute;  President - Cleveland Ophthalmological Society 

Resident Case Presentation

Jennifer Adeghate, MD

Dr.Orge has nothing to disclose. 
Dr. Buerger has nothing to disclose. 
Dr. Adeghate  has nothing to disclose

Joint Providership statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through joint providership of Allegheny General Hospital and Pittsburgh Ophthalmology Society.   Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.   Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.75 Attendance


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