2021 Educational Retreat Agenda

Time Event/Lecture/Presentation Title Room Speaker

Thursday, August 12, 2021

 
12:00 PM – 09:00 PM Set up Exhibits for exhibitors Baranoff Lobby  
03:00 PM – 06:00 PM Exhibitor Registration – Check-in Baranoff Lobby  
03:00 PM – 06:00 PM Attendee Registration – Check-in Baranoff Lobby  

Friday, August 13, 2021

 
07:00 AM – 07:30 AM Attendee Registration – Check-in Baranoff Lobby  
07:00 AM – 08:25 AM Breakfast and Welcome Session 4 Springs Ballroom  
08:30 AM – 12:50 PM Doctors COPE Presentations Baranoff  
08:30 AM – 09:20 AM ON and OFF Diplopia Principles Baranoff Rosa Tang, MD & Jade Schiffman, MD
09:30 AM – 10:20 AM LIDS, ORBICULIS, PUPILS, EXOPHTHALMOMETRY, CN V, IOP In the Assessment of Diplopia Baranoff Rosa Tang, MD & Jade Schiffman, MD
10:20 AM – 11:00 AM Exhibit Break Baranoff Lobby  
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Myasthenia Gravis and Related Autoimmune Diseases Baranoff Rosa Tang, MD & Jade Schiffman, MD
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM Pathophysiology of Graves Disease and Thyroid Eye Disease Baranoff Rosa Tang, MD & Jade Schiffman, MD
08:30 AM – 12:50 PM CEO of YOU® Staff Certification Program 4 Springs Ballroom  
08:30 AM – 09:20 AM Breaking Down The Eye Exam 4 Springs Ballroom Nathalie Findlater, OD
09:30 AM – 10:20 AM Contact Lens Basics 4 Springs Ballroom Nathalie Findlater, OD
10:20 AM – 11:00 AM Exhibit Break Baranoff Lobby  
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Common Eye Disorders 4 Springs Ballroom Nathalie Findlater, OD
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM Billing and Coding Demystifying Insurances 4 Springs Ballroom Lauretta Justin; OD
01:00 PM – 02:30 PM Lunch Session 4 Springs Ballroom  
01:20 PM – 02:00 PM Lunch Platinum Exhibitor Essilor’s presentation – EssilorLuxottica’s Commitment to the Optometric Profession 4 Springs Ballroom Millicent Knight, OD
08:00 AM – 05:00 PM Exhibit Hours Baranoff Lobby  
07:00 PM – 10:00 PM Welcome Reception 4 Springs Ballroom  
07:20 PM – 08:00 PM Welcome Reception Platinum Exhibitor Cooper Vision Featuring Brilliant Futures™ Myopia Management Program with the MiSight Lens 4 Springs Ballroom Michele Andrews, OD

Saturday, August 14, 2021

 
07:00 AM – 08:25 AM Breakfast Session 4 Springs Ballroom  
08:30 AM – 12:50 PM Doctors COPE Presentations Baranoff  
08:30 AM – 09:20 AM The Pros and Cons of the Different Myopia Management Therapies Baranoff Glenda Aleman, OD
09:30 AM – 10:20 AM Orthokeratology Beyond Myopia Control Baranoff Glenda Aleman, OD
10:20 AM – 11:00 AM

Empowerment Tools Inside and Out Session

Baranoff Chrystal Kubis
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Collaborating to Catch Control and Correct Myopia Baranoff Brianna Rhue, OD Michelle Gonzalez, OD
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM Introduction to Amniotic Membranes Baranoff Jessilin Quint, OD
08:30 AM – 12:50 PM CEO of YOU® Staff Certification Program  4 Springs  
08:30 AM – 09:20 AM How to Become a Better Communicator Create Rapport, Build Trust and Establish Your Credibility
Create Rapport, Build Trust and Establish Your Credibility
4 Springs Ballroom Lauretta Justin; OD
09:30 AM – 10:20 AM How to Become a Better Communicator Influence with Assertive Communication skills 4 Springs Ballroom Lauretta Justin; OD
10:20 AM – 11:00 AM Empowerment Tools Inside and Out  Baranoff Chrystal Kubis
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM How to Become a Better Communicator Dealing with Difficult People, Positive First Impressions and Business Etiquette 4 Springs Ballroom Lauretta Justin; OD
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM Dealing with Difficult People 4 Springs Ballroom Lauretta Justin; OD
01:00 PM – 02:30 PM Lunch Session 4 Springs Ballroom  
01:20 PM – 02:00 PM Lunch Platinum Exhibitor Legally Mine’s presentation on Asset Protection for Doctors 4 Springs Ballroom Legally Mine
08:00 PM – 05:00 PM Exhibit Hours Baranoff Lobby  
07:00 PM – 10:00 PM Saturday Night Banquet Athena Ballroom  

Sunday, August 15, 2021

 
07:00 AM – 08:25 AM Breakfast Session Bayshore Ballroom  
08:30 AM – 12:50 PM Doctors COPE Presentations Baranoff  
08:30 AM – 09:20 AM Scleral Contact Lenses in Dry Eyes Baranoff Elise Kramer, OD
09:30 AM – 10:20 AM Troubleshooting Scleral Contact Lens Fits Baranoff Elise Kramer, OD
10:20 AM – 11:00 AM Exhibit Break Baranoff Lobby  
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM The Aesthetics–Ocular Surface Connection Baranoff Janelle Davison, DO
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM How to Manage Urgent Retinal Cases Baranoff Marguerite Ball-Thomas, OD
08:30 AM – 12:50 PM CEO of YOU® Staff Certification Program Bayshore Ballroom  
08:30 AM – 09:20 AM The Psychology of Selling Bayshore Ballroom Lauretta Justin; OD
09:30 AM – 10:20 AM The Optical Sales Process – The Key to Increasing Your Capture Rate for Eyewear Sales Bayshore Ballroom Diana Canto-Sims, OD Careny Martinez
08:00 AM – 01:00 PM Exhibit Hours Baranoff Lobby  
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM The Optical Sales Process – Identifying Pitfalls in the process and how to handle it – Scenario 1 – Optical Sales Role Play Bayshore Ballroom Diana Canto-Sims, OD Careny Martinez
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM The Optical Sales Process – Identifying Pitfalls in the process and how to handle it – Scenario 2 – Optical Sales Role Play Bayshore Ballroom Diana Canto-Sims, OD Careny Martinez

 

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