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Research Day Agenda

Friday, June 18, 2021

7:30 a.m.Registration and breakfast
7:55 a.m.Welcome and opening remarks
8:00 a.m.

"Measuring Association and Severity of Sleep Apnea and Keratoconus on Floppy Eyelid Syndrome"
Asyvia Powell, MD
Kyle Lewis, MD, Preceptor

8:30 a.m.

"An Analysis of Adult Emergency Medicine Residents in Diagnosing and Triaging Ophthalmic Emergencies"
Blake Matherne, MD
William Watkins, MD, Preceptor

9:00 a.m.

"Characteristics and Risk Factors for Retinal Detachment Associated with Endophthalmitis"
Cary Baxter, MD
Albert Lin, MD, Preceptor

9:30 a.m.

"Comparing Visual and Refractive Outcomes of DMEK vs DSAEK Transplant Surgery in Fuch’s Endothelial Dystrophy Patients over a 10-year Period"
Kristina Stanfield, MD
Bo Huang, MD, PhD, Preceptor

10:00 a.m.

BREAK 

10:15 a.m.

"Coup and Counter Coup Injury in a Focal Unilateral Ocular Blast Injury in Rats"
Jonathan Glaze, MD
Federico Gonzalez-Fernandez, MD, PhD, Preceptor

10:45 a.m.

"Tensile Strength of EnVista Lens Eyelets Under Variable Suturing Styles and Hydration Conditions"
John Lippincott, MD
Brian Tieu, MD, PhD, Preceptor

11:15 a.m.

"Effectiveness of Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty at Reducing Intra-ocular Pressure at the University of Mississippi Medical Center"
Alexander Compton, MD
Jay Craddock, MD, Preceptor

11:45 a.m.

"UMMC XEN Gel and Hydrus Microstent Outcomes"
Taylor Coleman, MD
Jay Craddock, MD, Preceptor
Troy Newman, MD, Preceptor

12:15 p.m.Lunch Break
1:00 p.m.

Professor Samuel B. Johnson Memorial Lecture:
"Corneal Stroma: Collagens, Keratocytes, and Scarring"
Edgar Espana, M.D.
Associate Professor and Eminent Scholar Chair in Ophthalmology at the University of South Florida

2:00 p.m.

"Short Term Outcomes of a Novel Sutured-in Intraocular Lens Technique Using an Envista Intraocular Lens"
Erin Petersen, MD
Albert Lin, MD, Preceptor

2:30 p.m."Inpatient Follow-Up Study: A Quality Improvement Project"
Sean Carter, MD
Kimberly Crowder, MD, Preceptor
3:00 p.m.

"Creation of Educational Eye Models: Phacoemulsification and Eyelid Laceration"
Kevin Mays, MD
Brian Tieu, MD, PhD, Preceptor
Kyle Lewis, MD, Preceptor

3:30 p.m.

"Finding Fungus: Exploring the Utility of Ophthalmology Consults for Fungemia at UMMC"
Clayton Patrick, MD
Albert Lin, MD, Preceptor

4:00 p.m.Complete evaluation
4:30 p.m.Adjourn

As mandated by ACCME, all faculty participating in this continuing medical education program are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict related to the content of their presentation. Every effort has been made by the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Division of Continuing Health Professional Education to convey this to participating faculty.

Credit

AMA: The University of Mississippi School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Mississippi School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CEU: This activity is approved by the University of Mississippi Medical Center Division of Continuing Health Professional Education for a maximum of 7.25 hours (0.7CEUs) continuing education units.

Overall objective

Upon completion of this seminar, participants should be able to discuss and critically evaluate current ophthalmology research projects and case studies at the basic and clinical science level.

UMMC offers equal opportunity in employment and education. M/F/D/V.