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Dec. 18, 2019


Case Presentation: Pediatric OPH
Moderated By: Robert Hoffman, MD

David Dries, MD

Griffin Jardine, MD

Rachel Patel, MD, PGY3

“Brown Syndrome: Superior Oblique Tendon Lengthening”

“Sudden-Onset Strabismus: To Image or Not to Image?”

“Peculiar Pediatric Papilledema”

Dec. 11, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Chris Bair, MD, PGY3

Marshall Huang, MD, PGY2

"The Ocular Hazards of Trumpet Playing"

"Passing on Cypass"

Dec. 4, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Rachel Patel, MD, PGY3

Sravanthi Vegunta, MD, PGY4

"Theory, Lore, and Intuition"

Nov. 20, 2019


Case Presentation: Glaucoma
Moderated By: Rachel Simpson, MD

Brian Stagg, MD

Arezu Haghighi, MD, Glaucoma Fellow

Tina Mamalis, MD, PGY4

“Glaucoma Update”

“Bleeding Love”

“A Unique Case of UGH Syndrome”

Nov. 13, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Joyce Liao, MD, PhD

Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs

Dept. of Ophthalmology and Neurology

Stanford University School of Medicine

 “Hot Topics in Eye-Brain Diseases”

Oct. 30, 2019


Case Presentation: Neuro-OPH
Moderated By: Judith Warner, MD

Judith Warner, MD

Bradley Katz, MD, PhD

Shanna Swartwood, MD, PGY3, Pediatric Neurology Resident

Samantha Colby, MD, Neurosurgery Resident

“Update on Studies”

“Update on Studies”

“Case Presentation: Bilateral Ptosis”

“Ophthalmoplegia and Whooshing”

Oct. 23, 2019 Morbidity & Mortality Series
Moderated by: Brian Zaugg, MD
Oct. 16, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Wai T. Wong, MD PhD

Senior Investigator

Section on Neuron-Glia Interactions in Retinal Disease (SNGIRD)

National Eye Institute (NEI)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

“Geographic Atrophy in AMD:  Clinical Features and Interventional Trials”
Oct. 9, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Lydia Sauer, MD

Ariana Levin, MD, PGY2

Michael Murri, MD, PGY2

“Clinical Advances in Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Ophthalmoscopy (FLIO)”

“Rethinking the Preoperative H&P Requirement Prior to Cataract Surgery”

“Unilateral Blurry Vision and Headache”

Oct. 2, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Co-Director, University of Utah Resiliency Center

Associate Prof. of Family & Preventive Medicine

“In Pursuit of Professional Fulfillment: Moving Beyond Burnout”

Sept. 25, 2019


Case Presentation: PT Support Program
Moderated By: Lisa Ord, PhD

Corinna Trujillo Tanner, PhD, RN, MSN, ANP

Robert M. Christiansen, M.D., F.A.C.S.

“Reframing Expectations of Life Potential of Older Adults with Vision Impairment”

“Vision Rehabilitation at the Moran Eye Center”

Sept. 18, 2019 NO GRAND ROUNDS
Sept. 11, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Michael A. Dyer, PhD
Department of Developmental Neurobiology

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

“Translational Research for Retinoblastoma”
Sept. 4, 2019 GRAND ROUNDS

Sneha Bontu, MD, Moran Ocular Pathology & Research Fellow

Sean Kennedy, MD, Moran Ocular Pathology & Research Fellow

"Posterior Capsule Opacification Prevention by an Intraocular Lens Incorporating a Micropatterned Membrane on the Posterior Surface"

"Uveal and Capsular Biocompatibility of a New Hydrophobic Acrylic Microincision IOL"

Aug. 28, 2019 CASE PRESENTATION: Cornea, Cataract, or Refractive SX

Mark Mifflin, MD

Austin Nakatsuka, MD
Cornea Fellow

Maddie Ripa, MD
Cornea Fellow

“Update on Cornea Collagen Crosslinking and Keratoconus”

“Glad We Caught That”

“Recurrent Keratitis”

Aug. 21, 2019  

Andrew Nelson, MSIV, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Samaeh Dadashazar, MSIV, Texas Tech SOM

Celestine Gregerson, MSIV, University of Utah SOM

Braedon Murdock, MSIV, George Washington SOM

Brian Bird, MSIV, University of Nevada

Samuel Whittier, MSIV, University of Utah SOM

 “Diagnosis and Management of Choroidal Metastases”

“Ectropion Uvea and Secondary Glaucoma”

“Case Presentation: Reversible Cataracts”

“Punctate Inner Choroidopathy (PIC)”

“A Case of Axenfeld Anomaly”

“A Case Presentation”

Aug. 14, 2019

“Morbidity & Mortality Series”
Moderated by: Jeff Pettey, MD

July 31, 2019 Grand Rounds - 7600 Medical Students

Karl Andersen, MSIV, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Kathryn Lewis, MSIV, UC Riverside  

Rami Gabriel, MSIV, UC Irvine

Austin Bohner, MSIV, University of Utah

“Proliferative Retinopathy in Hemoglobin C Trait”

“Aniridia: More than Meets the Iris”

“Machine Learning and its Applicability in OCT Angiography”

“A Case Presentation”

July 24, 2019 NO GRAND ROUNDS
July 17, 2019 “Eccles Health Sciences Library Resources & Moran CORE Update”

Nancy Lombardo and Christy Jarvis
Eccles Health Sciences Library

Moderator: Kathleen Digre, MD
Professor Neurology, Ophthalmology

University of Utah

July 10, 2019 NO GRAND ROUNDS
July 3, 2019 NO GRAND ROUNDS
June 26, 2019 Grand Rounds

Ian Christensen, MSIV, University of Utah

Kyle Vinson, MSIV, University of South Carolina

Elisabeth Sledz, MSIV, University of New Mexico

Heidi Dahl, MSIV, East Tennessee University

“Ocular Syphilis”

“A Case of Bilateral Autoenucleation and Globe Ingestion in a Patient with Polysubstance Abuse”

“Marfan Syndrome: Dissecting Connective Tissue Disease and the Eye”

“Title TBD”

June 19, 2019

No Grand Rounds

June 12, 2019

Case Presentation: International

Moderated by: Jeff Pettey, MD

Avni Shah, MD, Global Outreach Fellow

Brad Jacobsen, MD, PGY2

"International Outreach Update 2018-2019"
June 5, 2019 Grand Rounds

Tina Mamalis, MD, PGY3

Nikko Ronquillo, MD, PhD, PGY4

Chris Bair, MD, PGY2

Brandon Sherrod, MD, NeuroSX Resident

“Dino's Eyes: The Making of a Prosthetic”

"I Can't See the Stars"

"Bilateral Vision Loss with a Headache"

“Bilateral Vision Loss following a Bar Fight in New Orleans”

May 29, 2019

Case Presentations: Cornea

Moderated by: Mark Mifflin, MD

Brian Zaugg, MD - “Neoplasm Referral”

Shagun Dhaliwal, MD, Cornea Fellow - “An Update on the Toric Implantable Collamer Lens”

Kaidi Wang, MD, Cornea Fellow - “Oxervate”

Mark Mifflin, MD - “Corneal Cross-Linking Update”

May 22, 2019 Ethics Grand Rounds

TOPIC: “Federal Health Policy: What’s the Macula?

Moderated By:
Jay A. Jacobson, MD, MACP

Emeritus Professor

Div. of Infectious Disease & Medical Ethics

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine

Anvi Shah, MD, Global Outreach Fellow

May 15, 2019 Grand Rounds

“The Importance of Nutrient Supply and Energy Metabolism in the Retina and RPE”
James Bryant Hurley, Ph.D.

University of Washington
Professor of Biochemistry

“A Review of Reis - Bucklers Corneal Dystrophy”
Shagun Dhaliwal, MD, Cornea Fellow

May 8, 2019 “Morbidity & Mortality Series”
Moderated by: Brian Zaugg, MD
May 1, 2019 No Grand Rounds
April 24, 2019 Case Presentation


Moderated by: David Dries, MD

“Surgical Management of Superior Oblique Paresis”
David Dries, MD
Clinical Associate Professor

April 17, 2019 Grand Rounds

“Envisioning Therapeutic Applications of Human iPS Cell-Derived Photoreceptors”
David Gamm, MD, PhD

Director, McPherson Eye Research Institute

Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

University of Wisconsin-Madison

“Cuban Cigars, Rum, and the Communist Regime: A Blinding Mixture?”

Sravanthi Vegunta, MD, PGY3

April 10, 2019 Grand Rounds

“Age- Versus Glaucoma-Related Changes in the Optic Nerve Head”

Tatjana Jakobs, MD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Harvard Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary/Schepens Eye Research Institute

“Outcomes of Endophthalmitis”

Chris Conrady, MD, PhD
Uveitis Fellow

April 3, 2019 Grand Rounds

“Likely Non-Physiologic”

Mike Burrow, MD, PGY3

“Optic Neuropathy in End-Stage Renal Disease”
Bekah Gensure, MD, PGY3

Tara Hahn, MD, PGY4

March 27, 2019

Case Presentations: Pediatric Uveitis

Moderated by: Albert Vitale, MD

Albert T. Vitale, MD
Professor, Director of Uveitis Division

Akbar Shakoor, MD

Chris Conrady, MD, Uveitis Fellow

Marissa Larochelle, MD

“Overview of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Management Issues in Pediatric Uveitis”

“Roid Rage”

"A Case of Melanomalytic Glaucoma and Discussion of Uveal Melanoma"

"Uncommon Cases in Pediatric Uveitis"

March 20, 2019 Grand Rounds

Jeff Pettey, MD

Eric Hansen, MD
Retina Fellow

Emily Spoth
Genetic Counselor

“Future of Ophthalmology Education”

"My Eye Stings, How Can It Be(e)?"

“Ocular Genetic Counseling”

March 13, 2019

Case Presentations: Retina

Moderated by: ME Hartnett, MD

Chris Komanski, MD, Retina Fellow

Charles Calvo, MD, Retina Fellow

Eric Hansen, MD, Retina Fellow

“A Case of Melanomalytic Glaucoma and Discussion of Uveal Melanoma Genetics”

“X-linked Retinoschisis”

“Batten’s Disease: Possibility in the Age of Gene Therapy”

March 6, 2019 Grand Rounds

Paul Sternberg, Jr., MD
G. W. Hale Professor and Chair, Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Chief Medical Officer, Vanderbilt Medical Group
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Vanderbilt School of Medicine

“Regenerative Visual Neuroscience: How it Will Transform Eye Care”
February 27, 2019 Grand Rounds

Shin Yamane, MD, PhD

Department of Ophthalmology

Yokohama City University Medical Center

Senior Lecturer

“Endovascular surgery for CRAO”
February 20, 2019 Grand Rounds

John Flannery, PhD

Vision Science and Neuroscience
University of California, Berkeley

Charles Calvo, MD
Retina Fellow

“Virus Mediated Gene Therapies for Retinal Diseases”

“Is There a Doctor Onboard?”

February 13, 2019 “Morbidity & Mortality Series”
Moderated by: Brian Zaugg, MD
February 6, 2019 No Grand Rounds
January 30, 2019 Grand Rounds
CASE PRESENTATION: Cornea, Cataract, Refractive SX Moderated by: Amy Lin, MD

William Barlow, MD

Persistent Dysphotopsia after Uncomplicated Phakic IOL Implantation”
Kaidi Wang, MD, Cornea Fellow “Epithelial Ingrowth”
Shagun Dhaliwal, MD, Cornea Fellow “The DREAM Study”
January 23, 2019 Grand Rounds
Chris Komanski, MD, MSE, Retina Fellow “Trauma One Month Later: A Classic Case of Sympathy”
Arwa Alsamarae, MD, Glaucoma Fellow “The Triumphant Trabeculectomy: Why Filtering Blebs Still Have a Role”
Nicholas Gamboa, MD, NeuroSX Resident “Ophthalmologic Findings and Chronic Headaches in a Patient with Kartagener Syndrome”
January 16, 2019 Grand Rounds
Kathleen Digre, MD
Distinguished Professor Neurology, Ophthalmology
“More than Meets the Eye: The Eye and Migraine for Ophthalmologists”

Maureen Neitz, PhD
Ray H. Hill Chair in Ophthalmology

Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Science Center

University of Washington

“Myopia: A Major World-Wide Problem That Can Be Solved”
January 9, 2019 Grand Rounds

Special Guest Speaker
John Berdahl, MD
Vance Thompson Vision
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

"Dark Side of the Moon"
January 2, 2019 Grand Rounds
Sophia Fang, MD, MAS
Pediatric OPH Fellow
“Strabismus: More Than Meets the Eye”
Theresa Long, MD, PGY2 “The Case of a 12 Y/O Boy With a Right Orbital Floor Fracture”
Rachel Patel, MD, PGY2 “Seeing Red (and green and blue): The Evolution of Color Vision”