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CME

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds: Lessons Learned in the Management of Infectious Keratitis

Location: Virtual

Date: Thursday, January 20, 2022

Time: 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Contact: Nicole Groote

About the Event

This installment of the Department of Ophthalmology and Mitchel and Shannon Wong Eye Institute Continuing Medical Education Series features Gene Kim, M.D., presenting “Lessons Learned in the Management of Infectious Keratitis.” Kim is an associate professor in the Department of Ophthalmology and program director of the Ophthalmology Residency at Dell Medical School.

For more information about the event, email Nicole Groote or call 512-940-2077.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  • Differentiate between infectious and non-infectious keratitis.
  • Review the diagnostics for common and rare corneal infections.
  • Describe treatment and management options for common and rare corneal infections.

Target Audience

  • Primary: Physicians in ophthalmology
  • Secondary: Any discipline physicians and physician extenders.

Attributes/Competencies

This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient Care, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement Systems-based Practice
  • IOM: Patient-Centered Care, Work with Interdisciplinary Teams, Use Evidence-Based Practice, Apply QI, Use Informatics
  • IECC: Interprofessional Teamwork and Team-Based Practice, Interprofessional Communication, Roles and Responsibilities

Speaker Disclosure

The speaker for this educational activity receives consultant fees from Zeis.

Planner Disclosure

Harry Aung, M.D., Ph.D., Jane Edmond, Eileen Bowden, M.D., Eric Crowell, M.D., and Nicole Groote, planners of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

The CME Advisory Committee, reviewers of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.