Annual and Alumni Virtual Meeting

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This year's meeting—required for all faculty and trainees—will be held on June 11, from 12:30-3pm. The virtual event will feature live and on-demand content, including a department update from Chair Joan W. Miller, MD, presentations from faculty and alumni, and several awards.

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Accreditation 

In support of improving patient care, Boston Children’s Hospital is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians

Boston Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. 

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Optometrists 

Boston Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 COPE credit hours. Optometrists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Fees associated with AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ have been provided by the HMS Department of Ophthalmology. Fees associated with COPE credit hours have been provided by the HMS Department of Ophthalmology.

For questions on CME, please email Ophthalmology_Events@meei.harvard.edu

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Mark C. Kuperwaser, MD (1989)

2021 Mariana D. Mead Lecturer
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

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Hélène Boisjoly, MD, MPH (1983)

2021 Distinguished Clinical Achievement Awardee
Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal

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Jean Bennett, MD, PhD (1986)

2021 Distinguished Research Achievement Awardee
F.M. Kirby Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

 

This year's trainee poster contest will be entirely virtual. Winners will be announced at the end of the meeting on Friday, June 11. Cash prizes will be awarded for 1st and 2nd place in four categories (Anterior Clinical, Anterior Basic Science, Posterior Clinical, and Posterior Basic Science).  New this year, all attendees will be encouraged to vote for their favorite poster.

Voting will be open from Monday, June 7 to Friday, June 11. 

To participate, contestants will need to register for the event and upload a headshot and a PDF of their poster.  Additionally, contestants will need to make a 2-minute video presentation about their poster (more details will follow once you register). The deadline to submit a poster is Friday, May 28. 

Questions? 

Email Ophthalmology_Events@meei.harvard.edu.