Date Presenter Topic
Aug. 5, 2020 NO GRAND ROUNDS
July 29, 2020 GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting

Michael Sauer, MSIV

Samuel Wilkinson, MSIV

Taylor Brady, MSIV

“A 9-Year-Old Female with Keratoconjunctivitis”

“Ocular Syphilis”


July 22, 2020 NO GRAND ROUNDS
July 15, 2020 GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting
Nancy Lombardo and Christy Jarvis (Eccles Health Sciences Library) and
Griffin Jardine, MD

“Updates on Your Health Sciences Library and Moran CORE You Don’t Want to Miss!”
Moderated By: Kathleen Digre, MD

June 17 - July 8, 2020


June 10, 2020

GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting

Moderated by Sophia Fang, MD

Craig Chaya, MD, Moran Eye Center

Sanduk Ruit, MD, Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology

Dan Neely, MD, Orbis International

With Introductions by:

  • Robert Hoffman, MD
  • Alan Crandall, MD
  • Randall J Olson, MD

“Sustainability in Global Ophthalmology Outreach”

June 3, 2020

GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting



Chris Bair, MD, PGY3

Brad Jacobsen, MD, PGY3
Rachel Patel, MD, PGY3
Theresa Long, MD, PGY3


“Underrepresented Minorities in Ophthalmology: A Moran Update”

“Cavitary Optic Disc Anomaly in a Family: In Search for a New Genetic Mutation”   

“Implementation of a CPRS-Based Electronic Medical Record at the SLC VA Ophthalmology Clinic”   

“Title TBA”

May 27, 2020

GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting

CASE PRESENTATION: Cornea, Cataract, or Refractive SX

Austin Nakatsuka, MD
Cornea Fellow  

Alan Crandall, MD

“Update on the Acute Ocular Management of Stevens Johnson Syndrome: A Modified Surgical Technique”

“Phaco Efficiency Study/ASCRS”

May 20, 2020 GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting
Marshall Huang, PGY2           
Ariana Levin, PGY2    
Katherine Hu, PGY2       
Mike Murri, PGY2 
Resident Research Projects
May 13, 2020 M&M GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting
April 29, 2020 ETHICS GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting

Jay A. Jacobson, MD, MACP

Emeritus Professor

Div. of Infectious Disease & Medical Ethics

Department of Internal Medicine

U of U School of Medicine

Richard E. Nelson, PhD

Research Associate Professor

Division of Epidemiology

Department of Internal Medicine

U of U School of Medicine

“COVID-19 Lessons Learned: Infections, Epidemics, Economics”

April 22, 2020

GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting

Case Presentation: Uveitis
Moderated by Albert Vitale, MD

Akbar Shakoor, MD

Inna Stroh, MD, Uveitis Fellow
Marshall Huang, MD, PGY2

“Long Acting Steroid Implants for Uveitis”

“MERIT Trial Cases”

April 15, 2020 GRAND ROUNDS via Zoom Meeting

Ariana Levin, MD, PGY2

Theresa Long, MD, PGY3

"COVID-19 Masks: Review of the Latest Science, Sustainable Innovations, and Practical Use"

April 8, 2020


Neuro-Ophthalmology Update

ZOOM Meeting

Nancy J. Newman, MD

LeoDelle Jolley Professor of Ophthalmology

Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology
Instructor in Neurological Surgery

Director of Neuro-Ophthalmology

Emory University School of Medicine


March 4-April 1, 2020


March 4, 2020


“AMD Revisited”

Monika Fleckenstein, MD,
Professor Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Steffen Schmitz-Valckenberg, MD, Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Professor Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

“The Other Faces of AMD”

“Drusen and Function”

Feb. 26, 2020


Case Presentation:
Cornea, Cataract, Refractive SX
Moderated By: Mark Mifflin, MD

Brian Zaugg, MD

Austin Nakatsuka, MD, Cornea Fellow

Maddie Ripa, MD, Cornea Fellow

“The Preoperative Cataract Surgery Cornea Eval”

“Should I Be Scared, Doc?”

“Cataract Surgery and Management of Astigmatism”

Feb. 19, 2020 GRAND ROUNDS

Yvonne Ou, MD

Associate Professor
Vice Chair for Postgraduate Education
Co-Director of Glaucoma Division

Department of Ophthalmology

University of California, San Francisco

“From Clinic to Lab to Clinic Again: Improving Glaucoma Diagnostics”

Feb. 12, 2020 Morbidity & Mortality Series
Moderated by: Brian Zaugg, MD
Feb. 5, 2020


Jan. 29, 2020


Case Presentation: Retina OPH
Moderated By: Albert Vitale, MD

Nikko Ronquillo, MD, PhD

Chris Komanski, MD

Eric Hansen, MD

“Advancements in Gene Therapy: Exploring the What, Why, and How”
Jan. 22, 2020


Christina Mamalis, MD, PGY4

Michael Burrow, MD, PGY4

Doni Widyandana, MD
International Observer

“You'll Shoot Your Eye Out, Kid”

“Brain Attack!”

“Pesticide Exposure and Ocular Disorders in Ngablak Village, Central Java, Indonesia”

Jan. 15, 2020 GRAND ROUNDS

Roxana A. Radu, MD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
UCLA Stein Eye Institute

“Complement Dysregulation: A Link for Stargardt Disease & Age-Related Macular Degeneration”
Jan. 8, 2020 GRAND ROUNDS

Bradley Jacobsen, MD, PGY3

Katherine Hu, MD, PGY2

Jeffrey L. Nadel, MD, MS, Neurosurgery PGY1

“O Captain! My Captain!”

“20 Years Later... My Captain Was Wrong”

“Surgical Management of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension”

Jan. 1, 2020 NO GRAND ROUNDS


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