Grand Rounds 2014-2015


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January 28, 2015

CASE PRESENTATION: Presenter: Dr. Alison Crum, The Moran Eye Center Title:  "Plastics"

January 21, 2015

Presenter: Visvanathan Ramamurty, PhD, Center for Neuroscience, West Virginia University, Title: "TBA"

January 14, 2015

Presenter: Ashlie Bernhisel, MD, Moran Intern, Title: “When Clinical Suspicion Prevails

January 7, 2015"

Presenter: Adam Jorgensen, MD, PGY3, Title:  “Hemianopia with Normal Imaging"

Presenter: Dr. Rene Choi, Title: "A Short Neuro Case Presentation on Vision Loss

December 31, 2014- No Grand Rounds

December 24, 2014- No Grand Rounds

December 17, 2014

CASE PRESENTATION: Chaired by: Craig Chaya, MD, Topic: "Glaucoma"

December 10, 2014

Presenter: Meg DeAngelis, PhD, Title: "Utilizing Unbiased Genomic Approaches to Assess Gene Function in Age-Related Macular Degeneration"

December 3, 2014

Eileen Hwang, MD, PhD, Title: "The Role of Thrombolytics on Retinal Artery Occusions"

Julia Byrd, MD, PhD, PGY2, Title: "Metastatic Tumors to the Choroid"

November 19, 2014

Dr.’s Brian Zaugg and Rene Choi.  Dr. Zaugg’s title is “A Case of Unilateral Optic Nerve Swelling”. Dr. Choi’s title is "NAION & PD#5 Inhibitors"

November 12, 2014

Dr. Majid Moshirfar, and his cornea fellow Dr. Carlton Fenz Moran Eye Center Title: “Cornea

October 29, 2015

Ethics Conference which will be moderated by Dr. Jay Jacobson.  The topic for Ethics will be “International Teaching

October 22, 2015

Ty Dickerson, MD, MPH, FFAP, Asst Dean of Global Health Ed UofU.  Title: “Global Health Governance: The Players, the Process and the Problem

October 15, 2014

Rene Choi, MD, PhD Moran Resident, Title:  Seeing is Believing in Retinal Regeneration

Carey Wilson, MD, Moran Neurology Resident, Title: Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology Case Presentation: Double Blind

October 8, 2014

Dr. Christopher Conrady, Moran Intern, Title: “Innate Recognition of HSV-1: A View from within the Cornea”.

October 1, 2014

Maria Grant, MD, FARVO, Eugene & Marilyn Glick Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Indiana University SOM will be presenting “Stem/Progenitor Cells: Do they have a Future in Retinal Vascular Repair?”  

September 24, 2014

Aaron Barnett, MSIV, University of Arkansas COM, Title: “High IOP after Intravitreal Anti-VEGF

Cullen Ryburn, MSIV, Texas Tech University HSC, Title: “Case Presentation: Headache

Daniel Terveen: Title: MSIV, University of South Dakota, Sanford SOM, Title: “Four-Point Scleral Fixation of a Hydrophilic Acrylic PC IOL

September 17, 2014

Joshua Atkinson, MSIV, UT Medical School Houston, Title: “Back to Basics: Illumination Techniques

Bradley Henricksen, MSIV, UofU SOM, Title: Examining the Effects of Maternal Nutrition on Macular Development” and will also do a 10-minute neuro-ophth presentation. The title is “Case Presentation: Visual Distortions

Christopher Ricks, MSIV, UT Medical School Houston, Title: A Brief Review of Oculocutaneous Albinism

September 10, 2014

Wyatt Messenger, MD Title “Comp-Ang1: A Novel Treatment for CRAO” 

Ruju Raji, MD. Title “A Neuro-Ophthalmology Case (unknown)"

September 3, 2014

Aabid Farukhi, MD, UofU, Title “Mastering TASS: An Updated Review of the Common Causes, Evaluation & Treatment of a Post-Operative Complication

Gregory Kramer, MD, UofU, Title “Prevention of Post-Operative Capsular Bag Opacification by Intraocular Lenses & Endocapsular Devices Maintaining the Capsular Bag Open or Expanded

Kyle MacClean, MD, UofU, Title “Multicomponent Lens Technology

August 27, 2014

Alan Crandall, MD, UofU, Title:Case Presentation, "Complex Cataract" 

August 20, 2014

Nikko Ronquillo, UofU; Nigel Stippa, Stony Brook U, Title: “A New Animal Model of Senior-Løken Syndrome: Insights to Disease Mechanism

Nigel Stippa, MSIV, Stony Brook University, Title: “The Role of Optical Coherence Tomography of the Optic Nerve in the Evaluation of Central Retinal Vein Occlusions

Michael Taggert, UofU, Title: “The Use of Serum Biomarkers in NVAMD

August 13, 2014 

Kevin Garff, MSIV, UofU, Title: “Measuring Ocular Blood Flow in Glaucoma

Michael Jordan, MSIV, U. of North Dakota, Title: “2-Year Old with Leukocoria

Tara Tae, MSIV, U. of Tennessee, Title: “Shallow Anterior Chamber in a Post-Operative Patient

August 6, 2014

No Grand Rounds

July 30, 2014

Kimberly Lavin, MSIV, Creighton U. SOM-Phoenix Regional Campus "Advantages & Disadvantages of Small Gauge Vitrectomy

Samuel Passi, MSIV, UofU SOM “Band Keratopathy & Interstitial Keratitis

Zhan Li, MSIV, University of Nevada SOM “Differentiating Retinopathy from Optic Neuropathy in Acute Vision Loss

July 23, 2014

Majid Moshirfar, MD, FACS, ABES "Refractive"

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