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Shore Distinguished Lectureship for Excellence in Ophthalmology

Location: Virtual

Date: Thursday, May 13, 2021

Time: 5–6 p.m.

Contact: Nicole Groote

About the Event

The Dr. John and Ms. Suzanne Shore Distinguished Lectureship for Excellence in Ophthalmology features Carol Shields, M.D., presenting “

Conjunctival Tumors: From Surgery to Topicals to Biologics!” Shields is the director of the Ocular Oncology Service at Wills Eye Hospital, professor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University and consultant at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Email Nicole Groote to receive the Zoom information.


Learning Objectives

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

• Apply evidence-based techniques to diagnose conjunctival tumors.

• Apply evidence-based techniques to treat conjunctival tumors.
• Identify and differentiate a variety of conjunctival tumors.

Target Audience

  • Primary: Physicians in Ophthalmology
  • Secondary: Any Discipline Physicians and Physician Extenders


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

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

Speaker Disclosure

Shields, speaker of this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Planner Disclosure

Jane Edmond, M.D.; Eric Crowell, M.D., MPH; John Shore, M.D.; Eileen Bowden, M.D.; Randy Shepard; and Nicole Groote, planners 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.