West Coast of Florida Monthly Regional Ophthalmology Meeting


Monthly meetings are held September through May (usually the third Thursday afternoon of the month) at University of South Florida College of Medicine under the direction of Linda K. Nakanishi, M.D.. The meetings offer nationally and internationally renowned speakers who bring their expertise and knowledge to the ophthalmic community physician as well as the USF Department of Ophthalmology's faculty, residents and fellows. The lectures and guest speakers are selected to meet the criteria of the ACGME for Residency Accreditation.


2014
Specialty Speaker
January 16 Neuro Timothy J. Martin, M.D. Wake Forest University
February 20 Oculoplastics Neil R. Miller, M.D. Wilmer Eye Institute
March 20 Retina Thomas Albini, M.D. Bascom Palmer Eye
April 17 Cornea Elmer Tu, M.D. University of Illinois
May 15 Glaucoma Malik Kahook, M.D. University of Colorado
June -
July -
August -
September 18 Glaucoma Nils Loewen, M.D. University of Pittsburgh
October AAO - NO GRAND ROUNDS
November 20 Cornea Hans Grossniklaus, M.D. Emory University
December 18 Neuro Brian Lam, M.D. University of Miami


2013
Specialty Speaker
January 17 Neuro Steve Newman, M.D. University of Virginia
February 21 Oculoplastics Robert Mazzoli, M.D. Madigan Army Medical Ctr.
March 21 Peds Edward Buckley, M.D. Duke University
April 18 Glaucoma Cynthia Mattox, M.D. Tufts
May 16 cornea Ali Djalilian, M.D. University of Illinois
June -
July -
August -
September 19 Cornea Schaffer Tseng, M.D. Ocular Surface Center
October 17 Glaucoma Lili Farrokh, M.D. Illinois Eye Institute
November AAO - NO GRAND ROUNDS
December 19 HIV/AIDS/MED Err. Marr, MSA; Daniels, LCSW Casanas, DO


2012
Specialty Speaker
January 17 Neuro Peter Savino, M.D. Shirley Eye Center
February 21 Oculoplastics John Thompson, M.D. John's Hopkins
March 21 Peds Arun Singh, M.D. Cleveland Clinic
April 18 Glaucoma Steve Fagien, M.D. Boca Raton
May 16 Cornea Tom Samuelson, M.D. Minneapolis, MN
June -
July -
August -
September 19 Cornea Albert S. Jun, M.D. Wilmer Eye Institute
October 17 Glaucoma Max Forbes, M.D. Columbia University
November AAO - NO GRAND ROUNDS
December 19 Retina Ching J. Chen, M.D. University of Mississippi


For further information on Ground Rounds activity, please contact:
Trina Johnson
Phone: (813) 974-4836
Fax: (813) 974-5621
Email: tjohnso1@health.usf.edu