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Desmond Hotel and Conference Center

One Liberty Blvd.
Malvern, PA 19355
Phone: 1-800-575-1776
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October 14, 2018 - Malvern, PA

Join us in the suburbs of Philadelphia for 8 hours of COPE and Florida approved CE. Lectures include 6 hours of glaucoma and 2 hours of ocular pain management..  

The speakers at this program are Anthony Litwak, OD and J. James Thimons, OD. The full agenda and lecture titles are listed below. (Please note: All one-hour courses will be 50 minutes in length; due to limitations of our website, which only accommodates 15-minute increments, some are listed as 45 minutes and others as 60 mintues.)

Early Bird conference fees, available through October 4, are $230 for the full day (8 hours) and $115 for half-day (4 hours). Conference fees for Full NGS Members are $200 for the full day and $100 for the half-day through October 4. From October 5 through walk-in registration, conference fees are $280 for 8 hours and $140 for 4 hours ($250 and $125 for Full NGS Members). 

Space at the conference is limited.  We cannot guarantee the availability of walk-in registration. 

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made by October 9 can receive a refund, less a $25 processing fee, or apply the full registration fee to a future program. Cancellations made on or after October 10 can receive a credit of the full registration fee to a future program. Cancel in writing to the NGS by fax (978-470-4520) or e-mail (info@nationalglaucomasociety.org).  No refunds will be given for leaving early or canceling sessions once the program begins.  

Register     
Full Day (8 hours of CE plus lunch) Early Bird Rate: $230  
Full Day (8 hours of CE plus lunch) FULL NGS MEMBERS
You must be signed in as a full member of the NGS to select this option
Early Bird Rate: $200  
Morning Only (4 hours of CE, does not include lunch) Early Bird Rate: $115  
Morning Only (4 hours of CE, does not include lunch) FULL NGS MEMBERS
You must be signed in as a full member of the NGS to select this option
Early Bird Rate: $100  
Afternoon Only (4 hours of CE, does not include lunch) Early Bird Rate: $115  
Afternoon Only (4 hours of CE, does not include lunch) FULL NGS MEMBERS
You must be signed in as a full member of the NGS to select this option
Early Bird Rate: $100  

Sunday, October 14, 2018

8:00am–8:30am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30am–9:15am
Advances in Glaucoma Therapy
J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 50971-GL
9:15am–10:00am
Surgical Advances in Glaucoma Therapy
J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 52006-GL
10:00am–10:30am
Break
10:30am–12:15pm
Clinical Pearls of OCT Interpretation in Glaucoma
Anthony Litwak, OD, FAAO
COPE # 51427-GL
12:15pm–1:15pm
Lunch (provided with full-day registrations)
1:15pm–3:00pm
Controversies in Glaucoma
Anthony Litwak, OD, FAAO
COPE # 51331-GL
3:00pm–3:15pm
Break
3:15pm–5:00pm
Ocular Pain Management
J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 50566-OP. This course meets the Pennsylvania requirement in Section 9.1(a)(2) of ABC-MAP for two hours of continuing education in pain management.