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General Session [clear filter]
Friday, October 11

8:00am PDT

Welcome & Announcements

Friday October 11, 2019 8:00am - 8:10am PDT
SOUTH 209-210

8:10am PDT

Nursing Ethics: A Judicial Perspective
1. Identify the legal consequences of a systemic failure of ethics: a scenario.

2. Describe the ethical competencies which would help prevent a systemic failure of ethics such as in the scenario.

Friday October 11, 2019 8:10am - 9:10am PDT
SOUTH 209-210

9:10am PDT

10:30am PDT

ASC Regulation Update
1. Identify two areas of regulatory focus during Medicare surveys in 2019.

2. Identify two areas of focus during survey of the emergency preparedness plan during the Medicare survey.

Friday October 11, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am PDT
SOUTH 209-210

11:30am PDT

USP What You Need To Know
1. Define “Hazardous Drugs” (HDs)

2.Discuss the dangers of HD exposure.

3. Discuss the USP standards for handling HDs

Friday October 11, 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

1:30pm PDT

Edna Ashy Lecture - Evidence on Trial: You be the Judge (or Jury)
(Fowler)1. Describe the process for evaluating evidence to guide practice.

2. Determine best evidence to guide ophthalmic nursing practice.

3. Delineate strategies to incorporate review and utilization of evidence into ophthalmic nursing practice.

Friday October 11, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

2:30pm PDT

1. to understand eyelid anatomy as it relates to reconstruction

2. to appreciate various reconstruction techniques and related postoperative care issues


Friday October 11, 2019 2:30pm - 3:30pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

3:45pm PDT

Gene Therapy
1. Explain the concept of gene therapy ("gene augmentation therapy")

2. Identify the ophthalmic disease for which an approved gene therapy exists

3. How can patients with inherited retinal diseases be identified and helped?

Friday October 11, 2019 3:45pm - 4:45pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

4:45pm PDT

Friday October 11, 2019 4:45pm - 5:00pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210
Saturday, October 12

7:30am PDT

Welcome & Announcements

Saturday October 12, 2019 7:30am - 7:45am PDT
South Building Lobby

7:45am PDT

Keynote: Professional Nursing Development
1. To define three critical components of an effective professional development plan.

2. To explore at least three approaches to professional development.

3. To describe a transitional program that assists experienced nurses in practice.

Saturday October 12, 2019 7:45am - 8:45am PDT
SOUTH 209-210

8:45am PDT

Is It Endophthalmitis?
1. Determine the difference between endophthalmitis, uveitis and TASS - Definitions 2. Discuss the various types of endophthalmitis

Saturday October 12, 2019 8:45am - 9:45am PDT
SOUTH 209-210

10:00am PDT

MIGS: Evolving Options for the Surgical Management of Glaucoma
1. Discuss the diagnosis and risk stratification of the glaucoma patient focusing on initial approaches to therapy

2. Discuss minimally invasive procedures performed in conjunction with cataract surgery

3. Discuss minimally invasive procedures that can be performed in conjunction with and/or independent of cataract surgery.


Saturday October 12, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am PDT
SOUTH 209-210

11:00am PDT

Business Meeting and Awards Ceremony
Saturday October 12, 2019 11:00am - 11:30am PDT
SOUTH 209-210

12:30pm PDT

Tried and True to Brand New in Pediatric Ophthalmology
1. Discuss the three main causes of amblyopia and proven treatment modalities.

2. Discuss new treatment strategies for infantile hemangioma and genetic eye disease.

Saturday October 12, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

1:30pm PDT

Keratoplasty Alphabet Soup and The Road to Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery

1. List 5 critical points in the history of cataract surgery.

2. Discuss 5 key objectives of modern cataract surgery

Saturday October 12, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

3:15pm PDT

Vulnerabilities in Real-World Patient Care
1. Review the medication ordering process to identify possible sources of error or confusion.

2. Verify the process for obtaining informed refusal, and for confirming that the patient understands the consequences of the refusal.

3. Confirm the infection prophlaxis protocol for surgical patients with the patient and surgery center, and educate patients about symptoms to report immediately.

Saturday October 12, 2019 3:15pm - 4:15pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

4:15pm PDT

Active Duty to Civilian Nursing
1. Discuss what characteristics and attributes are common with military veteran nurses.

2. Discuss what common problems are found with transitioning military to civilian nurses.

Saturday October 12, 2019 4:15pm - 5:15pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210

5:15pm PDT

Saturday October 12, 2019 5:15pm - 5:30pm PDT
SOUTH 209-210