Full course description
Course expires 29 JAN 2021. All courses must be completed within 14 days of registration.
About the CourseThis course covers the science and clinical applications of fundus auto-fluorescence. Covered conditions include AMD, ICSC, ONH drusen, plaquenil toxicity, glaucoma, and retinal/macular dystrophies.
Meet the Instructors
Brad Sutton, OD, FAAO
Dr. Brad Sutton is a clinical professor and is the chief of service at the Indianapolis Eye Care Center. Dr. Sutton’s main areas of clinical interest include ocular disease and surgical co-management. He is heavily involved in clinical patient care, clinical research, and teaching in many of the ocular disease courses. He has given over 350 continuing education lectures on topics related to ocular disease at the local, state, national, and international level, and has published extensively. He was named the Young OD of the year in both Tennessee and Indiana, and has served as the President of the Optometric Retina Society. He is also a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and the Optometric Glaucoma Society. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and is Board Certified by the American Board of Certification in Medical Optometry.
Anna Bedwell, OD, FAAO
Dr. Anna Bedwell started with the IU School of Optometry as a visiting clinical faculty member in 2011. She graduated from the IU School of Optometry in 2010. After graduation, she went on to complete a residency at San Francisco VA Medical Center focusing on ocular disease. Dr. Bedwell currently works with fourth-year optometry students at the Indianapolis Eye Care Center in the primary care clinic. Her interests include posterior segment disease in particular macular disease.
- To learn about the science behind fundus auto-fluorescence (FAF)
- To learn about the use of FAF in the diagnosis and management of AMD
- To learn about the use of FAF in the diagnosis and management of ICSC
- To learn about the use of FAF in the diagnosis and management of retinal/macular dystrophies
- To learn about the use of FAF in the diagnosis and management of ONH drusen
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.