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Brewster, MA 02631
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National Glaucoma Symposium East - July 30-August 1, 2005 - Brewster, MA

The National Glaucoma Symposium  returns to Ocean Edge Resort on Cape Cod. Join us at this beautiful resort on a private beach for 15 hours of CE by nationally known experts in glaucoma. Lectures will take place Saturday, Sunday and Monday mornings from 8:00 a.m. to noon. There is an optional Wet Lab on Sunday afternoon. Bring your family and enjoy all that the Cape has to offer. Speakers include: Alex Dybbs, PhD, Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, Tony Litwak, OD, Bud O'Leary, OD, Brad Shingleton, MD, and J. James Thimons, OD.

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Saturday, July 30, 2005

The Role of Target Pressures in Glaucoma Therapy
Anthony Litwak, OD
COPE # 11815-GL
Surgical Decisions in Glaucoma
Bradford Shingleton, MD
COPE # 14133-GL
Controversies in Glaucoma Management
Anthony Litwak, OD, Bradford Shingleton, MD, J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 11825-GL
, J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
A three-hour COPE-approved workshop that includes information and first-hand experience using essential technologies for glaucoma management. After a short review of diagnostic principles, participants will rotate through 7 stations featuring various technologies specifically for the management of glaucoma, including nerve fiber analysis (GDx, OCT3, RTA, HRT) as well as visual field analysis, pachymetry/tonometry, and gonioscopy. (COPE # 14131-GL)
Dessert Reception for Optometrists and their families

Sunday, July 31, 2005

Glaucoma: Practical Aspects of Diagnosis, Therapy and Implementation
Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 12753-GL
Evolving Technologies and Standards in Glaucoma Care
Ian Ben Gaddie, OD
COPE # 11462-GL
Case Studies in Glaucoma Management
Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 14132-GL

Monday, August 1, 2005

Biometry and Pachometry in the Optometric Practice
Alex Dybbs, PhD
COPE # 13374-GO
Clinical Protocols in Glaucoma Management
COPE # 14032-GL
Systematic Conditions and their Impact on Glaucoma
J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 8205-GL