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December 27, 2017
December 20, 2017
December 13, 2017
Bhupendra Patel, MD "Update on Management of Thyroid Orbitopathy"
Alison Crum, MD "Update on Orbital Cellulitis"
Douglas Marx, MD "Update on Pediatric Orbital Cellulitis"
December 6, 2017
Chris Ricks, MD, PGY3 "A New Presentation of a Common Retinal Scar"
Lee Ferguson, MD, PGY3 "Reclassifying Hard to Manage Leaky Vessels"
November 29, 2017
DonRaphael Wynn, MD, Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellow  
Sarah Stone, MD, PGY4, Neurology Resident "Neuroretinitis: Clinical Case and Literature Review"
Bobbie Kim, MD, PGY1, Neurology Resident "Vision Loss After Pituitary Tumor Resection via Trassphenodial Approach"
November 22, 2017
Lahdan Heidarian, MD, PGY4 Neurology Resident "A Case of Frozen Eyes"
November 15, 2017
Jeff Pettey, MD, Residency and Education Director, Medical Co-Director of Global Outreach "Defining your Roles in Global Outreach"
Eric Hansen, MD "Shifting Roles in Difficult Landscapes"
Lahdan Heidarian, MD, PGY4 Neurology Resident "A Case of Frozen Eyes"
November 8, 2017
Deborah A. Ferrington, PhD, Professor, Elaine and Robert Larson Endowed Vision Research Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences, University of Minnesota "Moving Toward Patient-Specific Treatment for Age-related Macular Degeneration"
November 1, 2017
October 25, 2017
William Barlow, MD, Assistant Professor "Blurred Vision: Cornea, IOL, or Nerve?"
Amy Lin, MD, Assistant Professor “First Experience with the Raindrop Corneal Inlay”
Chris Smith, MD, Cornea Fellow "New Diagnostic Tool for Corneal Graft Rejection"
October 18, 2017
Jay A. Jacobson, MD, MACP, Emeritus Professor, Divisions of Infectious Disease and Medical Ethics, Department of Internal Medicine, of Utah School of Medicine “Disclosure of Conflicts and Errors: Which is Harder and Which More Effective?”
October 11, 2017
M&MGrand Round Series  
Craig Chaya, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor “Serendipitous Cataract Surgery”
Ashlie Bernhisel, MD, PGY4 “Acting in Isolation”
Reese Feist, MD, PGY4 “Broken Bags"
October 4, 2017
Joshua Heczko, MD, Ocular Pathology and Research Fellow “Evaluation of the Biocompatibility of a New Accommodating IOL in the Rabbit Model”
Nathan Ellis, MD, Ocular Pathology and Research Fellow "Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome Associated with Preservatives and Stabilizing Agents"
September 27, 2017
Craig Chaya, MD, Assitant Clinical Professor "Moran Glaucoma Service Update"
Rachel Simpson,MD and Elizabeth Martin, MD, Moran Glaucoma Fellows "Glaucoma Clinical Cases"
September 20, 2017
Norm A. Zabriskie, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology, Vice Chair and Medical Director of Clinical Services, Executive Director of Clinical Operations “Time-Saving EPIC tips”
Michael Strong, MD, FHM, Chief Medical Informatics Officer University of Utah “Epic Provider Optimization”
September 13, 2017
Bryan Thiel, MSIV, University of Central Florida "Hook in the Eye”
Nina Boal, MSIV, Thomas Jefferson University "Conjunctival Tumors in 5002 Cases. Comparative Analysis of Benign Versus Malignant Counterparts”
Brian Walker, MSIV, McGovern Medical School "Changes in Keratometry and Refraction after Small Aperture Corneal Inlay Implantation”
Dan Nguyen, MSIV, Chicago Medical “Retrospective Series of POAG Patients Managed with G6 MP TCP as Primary Laser/Surgical Intervention in Urban Hospital”
Emily Ross, MSIV, Indiana University “Bilateral Sixth Nerve Palsy”
September 6, 2017
Hattar Samer, PhD, Chief and Senior Investigator, Section on Light and Circadian Rhythms, National Institute of Mental Health
John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center
“Non-Rod/Non-Cone Retinal Photoreceptors’ Influence on Vision”
August 30, 2017
CASE PRESENTATION Patient Support Program
Amy Henderson, MSW, LCSW “A Case of Self-Induced Blindness”
Darran Zenger “Maintaining Independence with Vision Loss”
Lisa Ord, PhD, LCSW

"The Patient Support Program: Moving Forward with Services for Your Patients”

“Looking at Charles Bennet Syndrome in our Vision Rehab Patients"

August 23, 2017

Nancy Lambardo

Christy Jarvis

“Eccles Health Sciences Library Resources AND the Moran CORE”
August 16, 2017
Tyler Boulter, MSIV, Texas A&M “Blinded by the Light”
Russell Kristen, MSIV, Texas Tech "Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: an Ophthalmic Overview”
Alaina Hamilton, MSIV, University of Oklahoma "Uveal Melanoma: A Case Presentation and Review”
Patrick Commiskey, MSIV, University of Michigan “FLASH to Recognize Vision-Threatening Eye Emergencies”
Johnny Lippincott, MSIV, University of Mississippi “Sickle Cell Retinopathy”
Paul Chamberlain, MSIV, Baylor University “Anterior Basement Membrane Dystrophy”
Chelsea Meyer, DO, PGY4, Neuro Resident, University of Utah “Which Pupil is the Abnormal One?”
August 9, 2017
M&M Grand Rounds Series  
William Barlow, MD Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology “Argentinean Flag Sign in Cataract Surgery”, “Early Post-Op LASIK Flap Dislocation With Macrostriae”
Lee Ferguson, MD, PhD, PGY3  "How to Prioritize Ophthalmology Calls When Everything is Top Priority: A Focus on Systems and Communication”
August 2, 2017
July 26, 2017
Alex Wright, MSIV, University of Utah “Case Presentation: Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency”
Erik Kulenkamp, MSIV, University of Chicago “Management of Recurrent Orbital Hemangiopericytoma”
Tanner Ferguson, MSIV, University of South Dakota “Versatility of the Trabecular Microbypass Stent for Glaucoma Patients”
July 19, 2017
Annie Shepherd, MSIV, University of Texas "A Child With No Red Reflex: A Case of Coats' Disease"
Spencer Fuller, MSIV, UC San Diego "Video Recording and Light Intensity Change Analysis During Cataract Surgery Using an Animal Model: an Attempt to Capture the Patient's Perspective"
Brian Kirk, MSIV, University of Utah "Assessment of the Patient Experience During Sequential Bilateral Cataract Surgery"
July 12, 2017 
July 5, 2017 
June 28, 2017 
June 21, 2017
Brian Beach, MSIV, University of Utah "Risk of Ingiunal Hernia is Increased in Men with Exfoliation Syndrome: The Utah Project on Exfoilation Syndrome (UPEXS)"
Justine Cheng, MSIV, University of Utah Case Presenation: "Glaucoma"
Gavin Gorrell, MISV, University of New Mexico "Silicome Oil Microdroplets is Repackaged Bevacizumab Syringes: Identification, Qualification, and Strategies for Reducing Clinical Impact"
Katherine Hu, MSIC, University of St. Louis University "Teenager with Uveitis and Recurrent Vitrious Hemorrhage"
Marshall Huang, MSIV, University Pittsburg "Descenemetorhexis vs Endothelial Keratoplaty for Treatment of Fuchs' Endothelial Dystrophy"
Michael Murri, MSIV, Baylor University "A Curious Case of Uveitis"
Sami Kbbara, MSIV, University of Arizona "Postoperatice Endophthalmitis"
June 14, 2017 
Zain Khatib, MS, International Observer “Smartphone Fundus Videography: A Review of Techniques”
Margaret Rose, MS, MPH “Navajo Eye Care Initiative”
Jeff Pettey, MD “Operation Sight: Tanzania”
Eric Hansen, MD, International Fellow   “International Fellowship Report”
Rene Choi, MD, PhD, PGY4 “International Ophthalmology Observership”
Craig Chaya, MD “Haiti and Micronesia Outreach”
June 7, 2017 
Chris Ricks, MD, PGY2 “Atrophy of the visual pathway in POAG”
Tara Hahn, MD, PGY2 “A Case of Drug Induced Posterior Uveitis”
Liliana Werner, MD, PhD

Video Presentation, “Fun with Femtosecond Lasers: Episode II –
Adjustment of IOL Power”- First prize in the category Instruments & Devices/IOLs at ASCRS May 2017

May 31, 2017 
Dan Churgin, MD, Retina Fellow “Autoimmune and Cancer-Associated Retinopathy”
James Zimmerman, MD, Retina Fellow "Peripheral Retinal Ischemia in a Young Woman" 
Lydia Sauer, Visiting International Medical Student "Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Ophthalmoscopy (FLIO)- A Novel Way to Assess Changes in the Human Retina"
May 24, 2017 
Tina Mamalis, MD, Intern "Uveitis-Glaucoma-Hyphema Syndrome: A Brief History and Update
Lee Ferguson, MD, PGY2 "Blurry Vision is not a Straight Bull's Eye"
Ashlie Bernhisel, MD, PGY2
Julia Byrd, MD, PGY4
Reese Feist, MD, PGY 3
“Mid-Year Forum 2017”
May 17, 2017 

Jay A. Jacobson, MD, MACP, Emeritus Professor, Divisions of Infectious Disease and Medical Ethics


Eric Hansen, MD International Fellow

“Global Ethics Without a Lens: Myopia and Hyperopia”

May 10, 2017 
Bradley J. Katz, MD, PHD "Neovascular Glaucoma After Cataract Surgery"
Chris Ricks, MD, PGY2 "Auxiliary Ophthalmic Testing in the Acute ER Setting"
Brent Betts, MD, Cornea FelloW "Reverse Optic Capture"
May 3, 2017 
April 26, 2017 
Robin Marcus, PT, PhD, Chief Wellness Officer “Enhancing Resilience at the U”
Lisa Ord, PhD, LCSW "Talking Helps: The Roles of the Faculty and Staff Wellness Coach"
Griffin Jardine, MD "Wellness at Moran: The Future is Bright"
April 19, 2017
Nikko Ronquillo, MD, PhD, PGY2 “Macular Telangiectasia Type 2: Natural History and Genetics”
Rene Choi, MD, PhD, PGY4 “A short but Curious Case of Bitemporal Hemianopsia”
April 12, 2017
Chris Conrady, MD, PhD, PGY3 “Optic Disc Edema and Choroidal Neovascular Membranes”
Ashlie Bernhisel, MD, PGY3 "A relentless Course of Ocular and Orbital Inflammation"
April 5, 2017

Douglas P Marx, MD, Ophthalmic Plastic, Lacrimal, and Orbital Surgery

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine

Pediatric Oculoplastics: Cases and Trends”
March 29, 2017 CASE PRESENTATION- Cornea, Cataract, Refractive SX
Brent Betts, MD, Cornea Fellow “Update on management of limbal stem cell deficiency”
Severin Pouly, MD, MHA, Cornea Fellow “DMEK Technique and Tips for Success”
March  22, 2017

Liliana Werner, MD, PhD

“Intraocular Lens Postoperative Power Adjustment Using a Femtosecond Laser”

Nick Mamalis, MD

“ASCRS/ESCRS Survey on Foldable IOLs Requiring Explantation or Secondary Intervention”
March 15, 2017
Marissa Larochelle, MD, Uveitis Fellow "Training HIV doctors to treat CMV Retinitis in Myanmar"
James Zimmerman, MD, Retina Fellow "Ethiopia Outreach 2016: Improving Retinal Care"
March 8, 2017
M&M Grand Rounds Series  
Suzette Goucher and Gretchen Ratzlaff, Risk Management Team UUHC "Risk Management & Disclosure Policy"
Barbara Wirostko, MD "XFS Morbidity- Rapid Vision Loss"
Daniel Churgin, MD Retina Fellow, Eileen Hwang, MD, PhD, PGY4 "Missed Open Globe"
March 1, 2017
February 22, 2017 CASE PRESENTATION- Pediactrics
Robert Hoffman, MD "Pattern Strabismus"
Griffin Jardine, MD “Head Tilts, 4th Nerve Palsies and the 3-Step Test"
February 15, 2017
Joel Welch, MD, Clinical Fellow Ocular Oncology Service
Wills Eye Hospital – Philadelphia, PA
"The Ocular Oncology Cookbook”
February 8, 2017
Eileen Hwang, MD, PHD, PGY4 "Retinal Pigment Ephithelial Tears"
January 25, 2017 CASE PRESENTATION: Uveitis

Albert Vitale, MD, Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Chief, Uveitis Division Member, Vitreoretinal Division

“Overview of White Dot Syndromes”

Reese Feist, MD, PGY3

“Birdshot Retinochoroidopathy”

Rene Choi, MD, PGY4

“Multifocal Choroiditis and Panuveitis/Punctate Inner Choroidopathy”

Marissa Larochelle, MD, Uveitis Fellow 

“Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome”
January 18, 2017
Srav Vegunta, MD, PGY1 "Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorders"
Julia Byrd, MD, PGY4 "Horizontal Gaze Palsy: A Case Report"
Jonathan Scoville, MD, Neurosurgery "Duane Syndrome"
January 11, 2017
M&M Grand Rounds Series- Judith Warner, MD and Jeff Pettey, MD  
January 4, 2017
Alan H. Morris, MD, Professor of Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Medical Informatics "Human Cognitive Limitations: Clinicians Require Decision-Support"