AMD Potpourri Course # 34534

Instructor:

Len Koh, PhD, OD, FAAO

Section:

Posterior Segment

COPE Course ID:

34534 PS

Expiration Date:

April 27, 2015

Qualified Credits:

Course has expired


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Over the past year, a number of new developments have been made in the understanding and management of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). This course will present an overview of our current knowledge about AMD focusing on the prevalence, pathogenesis, genetics, prevention, and treatment, now and in the pipeline.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Appreciate the exciting discovery of the link between junk DNA and geographic atrophy
  • Be updated on the current understanding of AMD
  • Know about newly approved drugs for AMD
  • Learn about preventive measures for AMD
  • Be aware of which new treatments are on the horizon for dry AMD

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

Listen to a Podcast.

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Upon completion and payment you will be issued a certificate.
Please send any questions or comments to kundart@pacificu.edu.

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