Houston Ophthalmological Society

Society Meetings

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Upcoming Events Schedule

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Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of The Methodist Hospital System and the Houston Ophthalmological Society. The Methodist Hospital System is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Methodist Hospital System designates each dinner session for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date Speaker and Topic
September 6-7, 2018
Carol Shields, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology
Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia
Director, Ocular Oncology Service
Wills Eye Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Everett L. Goar Memorial Lecture:

Ocular Oncology: A Footprint into the Future

October, 2018

No Meeting - Happy Halloween!
November 8-9, 2018
Richard K. Parrish, II, MD
Edward W.D. Norton Chair in Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Miami, Florida


What patients would most likely benefit from MIGS procedures and why. What procedure would you want for yourself?

December, 2018

No Meeting - Happy Holidays!
January 10-11, 2019
Ted Leng, MD, FACS
Director, Clinical and Translational Research
Director, Ophthalmic Diagnostics
Byers Eye Institute at Stanford
Stanford University School of Medicine
Palo Alto, California

Computer-Based Diagnosis and Prediction of Disease Progression in Retinal Disease

February 7-8, 2019
Erin Shriver, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Oculoplastic, Orbital and Oncology Service
University of Iowa

Oculoplastics Lecture::

Intimate Partner Violence: What Every Ophthalmologist Should Know

March 7-8, 2019
M. Edward Wilson, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics
N. Edgar Miles Endowed Chair
Storm Eye Institute
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina

Pediatrics Lecture:

A Cut Above – The Role of Vitrectomy in the Evolution of Pediatric Cataract Surgery

April 11-12, 2019
J. Bradley Randleman, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology
USC Department of Ophthalmology
Keck School of Medicine
Director, Cornea, External Disease & Refractive Surgery
USC Roski Eye Institute
Beverly Hills, California 

Cornea External Disease Lecture:

Corneal Ectasias: What's New in 2019

May 9 - 10, 2019
Karl C. Golnik, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati Eye Institute
Cincinnati, Ohio

Joint Meeting with Houston Neurological Society:

Changes in Management of Common Neuro-Ophthalmic Conditions

Houston Ophthalmological Society