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Research Day Agenda

Friday, June 21, 2019

7:30 a.m.Registration and breakfast
8:10 a.m.Welcome and opening remarks
8:15 a.m.

"A Retrospective Review of Gun-Related Eye and Orbital Injuries"
Jeffrey St. John, MD
Albert Lin, MD, preceptor

8:40 a.m.

"Comparison of Corneal Ulcer Culture Techniques in a Pig Eye Model"
Jonathan Carrere, MD
Brian Tieu, MD, PhD, preceptor

9:05 a.m.

"A Case Report of Epibulbar Conjunctival Neurofibroma"
Erin Petersen, MD
Kyle Lewis, MD, preceptor

9:30 a.m.

"Inpatient Follow-Up Study - A Quality Improvement Project"
Sean Carter, MD
Kimberly Crowder, MD, preceptor

9:55 a.m.Break
10:15 a.m.

"Assessment of Intraocular Pressures in Glaucoma Patients after Pars Plana Vitrectomy"
Jorge Jimenez, MD
Brian Tieu, MD, PhD, preceptor

10:40 a.m.

"Evolution of Submacular Fluid in Diabetic Rhegmatogenous-tractional Retinal Detachment after 27 Gauge Pars Plana Vitrectomy"
Jonathan Feng, MD
Albert Lin, MD, preceptor

11:05 a.m.

"A Comparison of Target Refractive Outcomes between the Zeis IOL Master 500 & 700 in Routine Cataract Surgery"
Jack Bullock, MD
William Watkins, MD, preceptor

11:30 a.m.

"Monocular Precautions - A Quality Improvement Project"
Sneh Dhannawat, MD
Kyle Lewis, MD, preceptor

1 p.m.

Professor Samuel B. Johnson Memorial Lecture:
"Diabetic Macular Edema - Past, Present, Future"
Craig Greven, MD
Richard G. Weaver Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Director, Wake Forest University Eye Center

2:05 p.m.

"Incidence of Trauma-Related Ophthalmic Pathology in Acute Traumatic Orbital Wall Fractures"
Lee Jones, MD
Albert Lin, MD, preceptor

2:30 p.m."A Unique Case of Exudative Retinopathy"
Clayton Patrick, MD
John Green, MD, preceptor
Albert Lin, MD, preceptor
2:55 p.m."Unilateral Blurry Vision as the Sole Presenting Symptom of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia - A Case Report"
Kevin Mays, MD
William Watkins, MD, preceptor
3:20 p.m.Complete evaluation
3:35 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.


UMMC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Mississippi School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CEU - This activity is approved by UMMC Division of Continuing Health Education for a maximum of .6 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.