Public Events

Join us at one of our public events this year, we look forward to having you on our mission to save sight.

Sign Up for the All Activities Calendar

Sign up here to access the Ophthalmology All Activities Calendar.  This includes meetings, conferences, and events that may not be open to the public.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Technician Current Concepts in Eye Care – Virtual Event

September 12, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Continuing education for technicians presented by the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and UW Health Eye Clinics. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Current Concepts event will be held virtually.



Meeting Information

The virtual meeting room information will be sent to registered attendees prior to the event.

2020 Program


8:30 – 8:40 Introduction and Welcome Amy Walker, OD
8:40 – 9:35 What’s New in Diabetes Kevin Kurt, OD
9:35 – 10:30 2020 Is in Sight: A Look Into Ocular Donation Andreea Bauknecht, ABOC, CPOT, COA, CEBT
10:30 – 11:25 Ocular Complications of Systemic Medications Jennifer Larson, MD
11:25 – 12:20 Ocular Inflammation and Systemic Disease Laura Kopplin, MD, PhD
12:20 – 12:30 Conclusion Amy Walker, OD

*This program has been submitted to IJCAHPO for consideration of CE credit.


Contact Bianca Johnson at or 608-262-2110.

Register below by September 4, 2020

You are registering for the 2020 VIRTUAL Current Concepts in Eye Care continuing education event for technicians. The cost is $55. The meeting website and login information will be sent to the email you submit with your registration.

If you have multiple individuals attending from your organization, please submit a separate registration form for each attendee. Registration fees can be submitted on one single check.

Due to adjustments during the COVID-19 pandemic, only checks will be accepted as payment for the 2020 program. Please mail your registration fee check payable to UW Medical Foundation to:

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
c/o Bianca Johnson
2828 Marshall Court, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53705


September 12, 2020
8:30 am - 12:30 pm


Bianca Johnson