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About the Course
COPE Number and Category: 61503-AS
Meet the Instructor
Todd Peabody, OD, MBA, FAAO
Dr. Todd Peabody received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish from Indiana University in 1999, his Optometry Doctorate from IU in 2003, and his Master of Business Administration from IU’s Kelley School of Business in 2013.
Dr. Peabody joined the faculty of the IU School of Optometry in July 2007 as an assistant clinical professor. He teaches clinically in primary care clinic emphasizing medical optometry. He also teaches didactically in a pre-clinic curriculum and professional communication course, and he co-leads IUSO’s business aspects of optometry curriculum in conjunction with the Kelley School of Business. Dr. Peabody leads the Office of Advancement at the school. His team is responsible for developing and maintaining the school’s relationships with alumni, donors, and friends of the school.
Jeff Perotti, OD, MS
Jeffrey D. Perotti received his B.A. in Chemistry from Wabash College in 1983 and an M.S. in Computer Science from Indiana University in 1986. He taught computer science at DePauw University until 1992 before deciding to change careers. In 1997 he received his O.D. degree from the Indiana University School of Optometry and completed a fellowship at Eye Surgeons of Indiana the following year.
Dr. Perotti is a member of the American Optometric Association, and has served three terms as the President of the Stonebelt Optometric Society of the Indiana Optometric Association, and was accepted as the first optometrist in the National Rural Health Association’s Rural Health Fellowship program in 2008. He was awarded the Meritorious Service Award by the Indiana Optometric Association in 2010.
Upon completion of this material, you should be able to
- Describe clinic presentations, treatment, and prevention options for herpes simplex virus (HSV)
- Describe clinical presentations, treatment, and prevention options for herpes zoster virus (HZV)
- Apply concepts from the first two learning objectives to clinical cases
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.