College of Optometry Continuing Education

Welcome to an advanced continuing education program offered through Pacific University College of Optometry. We are committed to offering an educational package containing the most important topics pertaining to optometry. Our continuing education courses offer a wide variety of educational possibilities and are designed to fulfill the requirements of license renewal. All courses are COPE approved and can be used to fulfill CE requirements in all states. Check the COPE website for details on your state.

Please note that the courses on this page have expired COPE numbers and, therefore, cannot be applied toward your continuing education requirements.

Expired Continuing Education Courses

General Optometry - 1 course

ID 40084

Eclipses, Climate Change, and the Eye

This course covers the effects of infrared and ultraviolet radiation on the ocular surface like pingueculae and pterygia, media changes, and retina, and well as consequences to visual function such as erythopsia and central scotoma.

James Kundart OD, MEd, FAAO, FCOVD-A

Event #0

No Credits (course has expired)

Expired November 30, -0001


Pharmacology - 2 courses

ID 40051

Ocular Adverse Reactions of Systemic Drugs

51590 PH

This course presents a number of drugs that potentially pose vision threatening effects. It covers the clinical features of ocular toxicity. Additionally, diagnostic workup and clinical management are discussed.

Len Koh, PhD, OD, FAAO

Event #112548

No Credits (course has expired)

Expired November 16, 2019


ID 40054

Top 50 Commonly Prescribed Drugs: Knowledge for Better Eye Care

51661-PH

This course presents the top 50 commonly prescribed drugs and their clinical relevance to eye care. It provides a short summary on many common systemic diseases and tips on how to care wholly for patients in the eye clinic. Additionally, potential ocular toxicity of these drugs are discussed.

Len Koh, PhD, OD, FAAO

Event #112580

No Credits (course has expired)

Expired November 21, 2019


Posterior Segment - 1 course

ID 40083

Macular Cherry Red Spots: Causes and Consequences

This course covers the most common causes of cherry red spots of the macula, including central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO), mucolipidosis, Niemann-Pick, Sandhoff, and Tay-Sachs diseases. Symptoms, signs, differential diagnosis, and treatment will be covered.

James Kundart OD, MEd, FAAO, FCOVD-A

Event #0

No Credits (course has expired)

Expired November 30, -0001


Systemic Disease - 2 courses

ID 40048

Hypertensive Retinopathy

51192-SD

This course focuses on the clinical features, diagnosis and management of hypertensive retinopathy. Additionally, some background and statistics on systemic hypertension is also presented.

Amiee Ho OD

Event #112271

No Credits (course has expired)

Expired October 10, 2019


ID 40053

Presumed Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome (POHS)

51672 SD

This course focuses on presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome; mainly the clinical features, facts and current research findings, and how to properly manage and when to refer for treatment if needed.

Amiee Ho OD

Event #112568

No Credits (course has expired)

Expired November 23, 2019