Full course description
Course expires on 19 DEC 2022. All courses must be completed within 14 days of registration.
About the CourseExplore the use of opioid medications in optometric practice, including clinical scenarios, dosing, potential side effects, adverse reactions, contraindications, and good prescribing practices.
Learn best prescribing practices for opioid use in acute pain management in eye care.Learn best prescribing practices for opioid use in acute pain management in eye care.
- Learn side effects, adverse events, and contra-indications of opioids.
- Gain confidence in determining if opioids are the correct choice for patient management, and emphasize other pain management options.
Meet the Instructor
Jane Ann Grogg, OD, FAAO
Dr. Jane Ann Grogg is a Clinical Professor at Indiana University School of Optometry. For seven years, she served as Chief of the Advanced Ocular Care Service. Before returning to her alma mater in 1996, she held a staff position at the prestigious Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Her clinical interests are in the area of ocular disease with a special interest in glaucoma and retina. She has served as the clinic director of the eye clinic at the IU Health Center for many years, specializing in acute anterior segment disease management. Dr. Grogg serves as program coordinator of the ocular disease residency program providing mentorship and education to the ocular disease resident. In addition to her clinical teaching responsibilities, Dr. Grogg is the instructor of record for the Applied Ocular Therapeutics course and lectures on selected topics in the ocular disease courses.
Continuing Education Requirements
All Indiana University School of Optometry (IUSO) online continuing education is COPE approved.
Optometrists should be familiar with the number and type of continuing education credits - including online continuing education credit - that may be counted for licensure by their licensing board. Further information can be found below.
Indiana licensed optometrists can click here to familiarize themselves with the Indiana Optometry Board continuing education requirements.
Illinois licensed optometrists can click here to familiarize themselves with the Illinois Optometric Licensing and Disciplinary Board continuing education requirements.
Optometrists from other states and provinces can go the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry (ARBO) website to view CE requirements for all member regulatory boards.