College of Optometry

Previous Continuing Education Courses

 

Annual Optometry Academe Retina II

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Coding Update 2014

Monday, May 12, 2014


Nutrition and the Eye Symposium VII

April 5 & 6, 2014

Third Review for the ABO Exam 

Saturday & Sunday, November 2 & 3, 2013 ~ 16 hrs. CE

The American Board of Optometry was established to confirm the continued competence of the already licensed optometrists beyond the entry level. As a service to optometrists who intend to take the ABO computerized test, the UMSL College of Optometry faculty will present a REVIEW of the OD curriculum as a preparation for the ABO test.


Please see the American Board of Optometry for information on how to become certified.

Annual Optometry Academe
Retina

Sunday, August 18, 2013 ~ 8 hrs. CEE/COPE Approved
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday, June 1 & 2, 2013 ~ 17 hrs. CE

The American Board of Optometry was established to confirm the continued competence of the already licensed optometrists beyond the entry level. As a service to optometrists who intend to take the ABO computerized test, the UMSL College of Optometry faculty will present a REVIEW of the OD curriculum as a preparation for the ABO test.

Coding Update 2013

Monday, May 13, 2013 ~ 4 hrs. COPE/CE
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Speaker: John McGreal, OD 

Nutrition and the Eye Symposium VI

Focus on a Healthier and Longer Life
Saturday & Sunday, April 13 & 14, 2013 ~ 12 hrs COPE/CEE 

Review for ABO Board Certification

August 18 & 19, 2012
University of MO-St. Louis - JC Penney Conference Center
Saturday - 8 hours COPE-CE / Sunday - 8 hours COPE-CEE

Coding Update 2012, May 8, 2012

Tuesday evening - 4 hrs COPE/CE
Speaker: John McGreal, O.D.

Nutrition and the Eye V, April 14 & 15, 2012
Saturday & Sunday - 12 hrs COPE/CEE
Coordinator: Stuart Richer, O.D., Ph. D.

Annual Optometry Academe, August 14, 2011
Sunday - 8 hrs COPE/CEE
"What Went Wrong & Why Adventures in Anterior Segment Care," Paul Karpecki, O.D.
"AMD Practical . . . A Pro-Active Approach Retinal Findings with Systemic Diseases," Jeffrey Gerson, O.D.

Coding Update 2011, May 9, 2011
Monday evening - 4 hrs COPE/CE
Speaker: John McGreal, O.D.

Nutrition and the Eye IV, April 16 & 17, 2011
Saturday & Sunday - 12 hrs COPE/CEE
Coordinator: Stuart Richer, O.D., Ph. D.

October 26, 20102 hrs. CE

Special Event ....
An evening course with Dr. Paul Rose, B. Opt, B. SC, FNZSCLP

Tuesday, October 26, 2010
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2 Hours COPE/CE
JC Penney Conference Center

Tuition: $50.00

Join us for hors d'oeurves 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: JC Penney Conference Center, UM-St. Louis North Campus
Information:Lis Ellerbusch at (314) 516-5615_________________________________

Annual Optometry Academe 2010

September 26, 20106 hours COPE/CEE, 2 hours CE

Dr. Christine Sindt will provide a four-hour seminar and workshop
on the applications, fitting, and problem-solving of semi-scleral gas
permeable contact lense.

Dr. Thomas Landgraf will present a four-hour lecture entitled "Eye Care in Systemic Diseases."

Tuition: $225.00 through Sept 13 --- $260.00 after Sept 13 (lunch included)

Location: JC Penney Conference Center, UM-St. Louis North Campus
Information:Lis Ellerbusch at (314) 516-5615

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Coding Update
May 11, 2010 (Tuesday)
4 Hours - COPE CE approved
"Contemporary Coding Concepts" - 3 hrs.
"Understanding PQRI Guidelines" - 1 hr.
John McGreal, OD
Missouri Eye Institute

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Nutrition and the Eye Symposium III
"Nutrition in the Prevention and Treatment of Ocular Disease"
April 17 & 18, 2010
12 Hours – COPE/CEE approved
Saturday 4 Hrs. 1 pm- 5 pm
Sunday 8 Hrs. 8 am – 5 pm
Program Coordinator – Stuart Richer, OD, PhD__________________________________

Annual Optometry Academy
Sunday, October 25, 2009
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., 8 COPE/CEE hrs.

Speakesr: Joseph Sowka, O.D. and Bruce Onofrey, R.Ph., O.D.
Location: JC Penney Conference Center, UM-St. Louis North Campus
Information:Lis Ellerbusch at (314) 516-5615__________________________________

Practice Management Symposium 2009
Monday, May 14, 2009
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9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., 6 hrs. CE

Speakers: Scot Morris, O.D. and Ben J. Gaddie, O.D., Kelly Kerksick, O.D.
Location: Millennium Student Center, UM-St. Louis North Campus
Information:Lis Ellerbusch at (314) 516-5615
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Coding Update 2009
Monday, May 11, 2009,
6:00 - 10:00 p.m., 4 COPE/CE hrs.

Speaker: John McGreal, O.D. sponsored by VSP
Location: JC Penney Conference Center, UM-St. Louis North Campus
Information:Lis Ellerbusch at (314) 516-5615
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Care of Ocular Disorders

Advances in Vision Care
Saturday, April 18, 2009
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., 4 COPE/CEE hrs.

Ocular Disease and Allergies of the Anterior & Posterior Eye
Sunday, April 19, 2009
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., 8 COPE/CEE hrs.

Location: JC Penney Conference Center, UM-St. Louis North Campus
Information:Lis Ellerbusch at (314) 516-5615
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Nutrition & the Eye Symposium II
Sunday, March 22, 2009
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., 8 COPE/CEE hrs.

Speakers: Stuart Richer, O.D., Ph.D., Loren Cordain, Ph.D., Jeffry D. Gerson, OD, FAAO, Jeffrey R. Anshel, BS, OD, Carl Bassi, PhD
Location: JC Penney Conference Center, UM-St. Louis North Campus
Information:Lis Ellerbusch at (314) 516-5615
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