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NICU SIG - Retinopathy of Prematurity
Tuesday, March 15, 2022, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM CDT
Category: SIGS

*This event will be held live via Zoom.

Timed Agenda
●    5:30-5:35 Introductions and background information
●    5:35-6:15 Presentation
●    6:15-6:30 Discussion/Questions and Answers

Event Description
Course will explore Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) and its impact on vision and development

Speaker Biography
 Dr. Sasha Strul provides compassionate, state-of-the-art medical and surgical eye care to all children and to adults with strabismus. A dedicated patient advocate and educator, Dr. Strul emphasizes the critical role ocular health plays in child development and involves her patients and their families throughout the medical decision-making process.

Learning Objectives
Participants will:
Improve understanding of Retinopathy of Prematurity and the long-term outcomes in order to provide improved clinical skills for this population.
1. Describe visual development and signs of abnormal visual development
2. Understand ROP and its impact on the developing eye and vision
3. Identify the common causes of poor vision and when to refer to ophthalmology to improve long-term outcomes in premature infants

Target Audience: All

Level of Content:  Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced

AOTA Practice Area: Children & Youth

CEUs: 1

Fees: $5 MOTA Members/$25 non-members


Contact: [email protected]