October 12, 2016
2016 marks fifty years of oculofacial service at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, see how the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences honored its rich history with a scientific session and several special events commemorating the occasion.
Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS welcomed everyone for the day’s discussions and short case presentations, which... more»
October 12, 2016
The UW Specialty Clinic at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston, WI team performed photo demonstrations for the UW tele-ophthalmology program on 86 attendees at the 8th Annual Mauston Women’s Night Out, a big increase from last year’s event. Dr. Yao Liu, Catherine Cass, Michel Messer, Stephany Georgeson and Rebecca Swearingen demonstrated the camera, which takes eye photographs... more»
October 5, 2016
Begin CME/Optometric CE Here
Ophthalmologists and optometrists are now able to view department Grand Rounds and apply for Continuing Medical Education (CME) or Optometric CE (Continuing Education) credits online. During this six-month pilot program, those seeking credits will view the presentation and answer a handful of questions based on the learning objectives... more»
October 3, 2016
More ophthalmologists will gather for AAO 2016 in Chicago this fall than any other meeting in the profession. Learn alongside peers and experts from our organization and well beyond. AAO 2016 is held in conjunction with the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology.
Below is the list of the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences participation in the program – we... more»
September 30, 2016
Please join us
Grand Rounds, 7 am Friday, October 7 in room 1345 of the Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC).
Our presenter will be a guest speaker, Dr. Debora Garcia from the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary. She will be giving a talk entitled “A Journey through the Etiology, Diagnosis and Management of Retroprosthetic Membranes.”
Speaker: Debora Garcia, MD, Journey through the... more»
September 28, 2016
UW School of Medicine and Public Health Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Glaucoma specialist Yao Liu, MD, recently returned from Washington, DC where she was an invited presenter at the Emerging Vision Scientists Congressional Reception at the Capitol building on September 14-15, 2016. Liu talked about her tele-ophthalmology initiative and the importance of funding vision... more»
September 21, 2016
Please join us fpr Grand Rounds, 7 am Friday, September 30 in room 1345 of the Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC).
Our presenter will be Dr. James Katowitz, MD, Visiting Professor, Director of Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He will be presenting, “Balancing Function and Appearance: An Oculofacial Plastic Perspective.”
Please plan to arrive... more»