Grand Rounds

Archived Events

Please Note:

New Location!  New Time!

UF Health Eye Center – The Oaks

6120 W Newberry Road, Room 2326

Gainesville, FL 32605

7:30 – 8:30 am

In order to receive CME credits you must sign-in on the attendance sheet between 7:20 am and 8:40 am. The sheet will be removed promptly at 8:40 am. You must also complete an evaluation sheet by the end of the meeting.

This year’s Events

July 31, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: Tox-ic Floaters.  Subspecialty Topic: Vitreoretinal.  Presented by: Stephanie Tillit, 4th year Medical Student
  • Title: What do you Biop-see?.  Subspecialty Topic: Oculopastics.  Presented by: Malcolm Kates, 4th year Medical Student
  • Title:  Exacerbation of Pigment Ephithelial Detachment Following Afibercept: A Case of Bevacizumab Rescue.  Presented by:  Cynthia Guerin, 4th year Medical Student.

July 24, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: Systematic Innate Immunity Activity and it’s Effects on Retinal Physiology.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina.  Presented by: Cristian Ildefonso, PhD, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology 
  • Title: Routine or Retina.  Subspecialty Topic: Vitreoretinal.  Presented by: Andrew Bowman MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)

July 17, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: How Can I Function with this Vision  Subspecialty Topic: NeuroOphthalmology.  Presented by: Warren R. Stroman, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY4)
  • Title: Decoding Cerebelloretinal Angiomatosis.  Subspecialty Topic: Vitreoretinal.  Presented by: Kyle Fallgatter, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)

June 19, 2020 – 2020 Ophthalmology Resident Research DayDue to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.   See agenda here!

June 12, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: I See a Maple Leaf.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina.  Presented by: Jessica Yang, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)
  • Title: Biological Variance in Corneal Stromal Wound Healing A Handle to Translation and Tool for Discovery.  Subspecialty Topic: Cornea/Basic Science.  Presented by: David J. Gibson, Ph.D, Research Assistant Professor

June 5, 2020

  •  M&M Closed Meeting

May 29, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: Gene Therapy for Blue Cone Monochromacy.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina.  Presented by: Wen-Tao Deng, Ph.D, Associate Scientist
  • Title: Pain in the Membrane.  Subspecialty Topic: Cornea.  Presented by: Kyle Fallgatter, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)

May 22, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: Break, Not Bend.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina.  Presented by: Matthew Wilde, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)
  • Title: Red, White, and Blue… and Brown.  Subspecialty Topic: Anterior Segment/Vitreoretinal.  Presented by: Andrew Bowman, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)

May 15, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: How to Fight Burnout and Promote Wellness with Personal Finance and Investing.   Presented by: Casey Beal, MD, FAAP Assistant Professor, Pediatric Ophthalmology 

May 8, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: Always Read the Fine Print.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina.  Presented by: Yasmin Islam, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)
  • Title: When the Cornea Specialist Does a Dilated Exam.  Subspecialty Topic: Ocular Pathology.  Presented by: Jon David Hammer, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)

May 1, 2020 

  • Closed Meeting

April 24, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: Iris Defect Repair: Prosthetics and Suturing.  Subspecialty Topic: Anterior Segment.  Presented by: Aaron R. Noll, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY4)
  • Title: When A Diagnosis Matters.  Subspecialty Topic: Cornea.  Presented by: Sarah Madison Duff, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)

April 17, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: OCT Angi-YO.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina.  Presented by: Gavin T. Reed, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY4)
  • Title: Excuse Me.  Subspecialty Topic: Neuro.  Presented by: Logan Vader Woude, DO, MPH, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)

April 10, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak this weeks presentations will be held online as a Zoom meeting.  Registration is required for credit.

  • Title: A Painful Red Eye.  Subspecialty Topic: Comprehensive.  Presented by: Jessica Yang, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)
  • Title: Chorioretinal Whitening.  Subspecialty Topic: Vitreoretinal.  Presented by: Kyle Fallgatter, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)

April 3, 2020

  • M&M & Dr. Mark Michels – Closed Meeting No Grand Rounds

March 27, 2020

  • Cancelled

March 20, 2020

  • OKAP Review (Closed Meeting) No Grand Rounds

March 13, 2020

  • OKAP Review (Closed Meeting) No Grand Rounds

March 6, 2020

  • Title: Double Trouble.  Subspecialty Topic: Neuro-Ophthalmology.  Presented by: Matthew Wilde, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)
  • Title: I Kneed a Doctor.  Subspecialty Topic: Neuro-Ophthalmology.  Presented by: Andrew Bowman, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)

February 28, 2020

  • Title: Eye, Robot.  Robotics and Ophthalmology.  Subspecialty Topic: Vitreoretinal, Comprehensive.  Presented by: Jason Miles MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY4)
  • Title: New Drops on the Block.  Subspecialty Topic: Glaucoma.  Presented by: Lorick Andersen, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY4)

February 21, 2020

  • Title: May the Genes Be Ever in Your Favor.  Subspecialty Topic: Pediatrics/Retina.  Presented by: Yasmin Islam MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)
  • Title: Headache Causes Blurry Vision.  Subspecialty Topic: Vitreoretina.  Presented by: Samantha Davoudi, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)

February 14, 2020

  • M&M Closed Meeting

February 7, 2020

  • Title: Get Low.  Subspecialty Topic: Glaucoma.  Presented by: Jeffrey Mattingly, MD, Glaucoma Fellow, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of the Palm Beaches, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

January 31, 2020

  • Title: Nevus or Otha Things.  Subspecialty Topic: Retinae.  Presented by: W. Riley Stroman, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY3)
  • Title: Expression of Human ACE2 in Lactobacillus and Beneficial Effects in Diabetic Retinopathy in Mice.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina and Anterior Segment.  Presented by: Amrisha Verman, PhD, Assistant Scientists, Department of Ophthalmology

January 24, 2020

  • Title: Humanitarian Ophthalmology Missions.  Subspecialty Topic: Comprehensive Ophthalmology.  Presented by: W. Allan Steigleman, MD, Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, VA.

January 10, 2020

  • Title: Temporary Confusion.  Subspecialty Topic: Neuro-Ophthalmology.  Presented by: Sarah Madison Duff, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)
  • Title: Subretinal Hemorrhage.  Subspecialty Topic: Retina.  Presented by: Andrew C. Bowman, MD, Ophthalmology Resident (PGY2)