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IUSO Online CE: Don't Let Swollen Optic Nerves Make You Nervous is a Course

IUSO Online CE: Don't Let Swollen Optic Nerves Make You Nervous

Time limit: 14 days
2.0 credits

$60 Enroll

Full course description

Course expires 23 JUL 2022. All courses must be completed within 14 days of registration.

About the Course

This course covers several conditions that lead to true or presumed optic nerve head swelling, with an emphasis on the systemic ramifications of these conditions.

Learning Objectives

  • To cover several conditions that lead to true or presumed optic nerve head swelling.
  • To emphasize the systemic ramifications of true or presumed optic nerve head swelling.
  • To review the diagnosis and management of the following conditions involving true or presumed optic nerve head swelling
    • Papilledema
    • Ischemic optic neuropathy
    • Optic neuritis
    • Optic nerve head drusen
    • Compressive optic neuropathy
    • Papillophlebitis
    • Other conditions

Meet the Instructor

Instructor Image 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.

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.

ARBO Listing of CE Requirements

ARBO Links to Member Optometry Boards

 

COPE Number and Category: 63480-PH

 

Credit(s): Two (2)

 

Department: 
School of Optometry

 

Audience:
Licensed optometrists

Questions?

Please email your questions to iusoce@indiana.edu