Duke Ophthalmology Vision Quest

Continuing Education Program for Allied Ophthalmic Personnel

Designed to updated allied ophthalmic personnel on the latest advancements, techniques and new technologies in ophthalmology


Vision Quest 2022

Saturday, August 27, 2022

7:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Duke Eye Center, AERI Auditorium

$175 registration fee

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Duke Eye Center


Duke Eye Center 

2351 Erwin Rd. 

Durham, NC 27705

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Parking is complimentary.  You will receive a voucher by email prior to the event. 


Getting to AERI Auditorium

Enter through the main entrance of Duke Eye Center.  There will be directional signs that lead you to the AERI auditorium. 


General Session

7:30am – 7:50am                   Breakfast

                                                AERI Patio


7:50am – 8:00am                    Welcome

                                                Giselle Grimshaw, COMT, ROUB


8:00am – 8:30am                    The Best of Oculoplastics (.5 credit)

                                                Jason Liss, MD

                                                Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology


8:30am – 9:00am                    Plasma Rich Growth Factor (PRGF) (.5 credit)

                                                Victor Perez, MD

                                                Stephen and Frances Foster Distinguished Professor of Ocular Immunology and Inflammation


9:00am – 9:30am                    Eye Stroke (.5 credit)

                                                Chantal Boisvert, MD, OD

                                                Associate Professor of Ophthalmology


9:30am – 10:00am                  What’s New in Cataracts? (.5 credit)

                                                Robin Vann, MD

                                                Associate Professor of Ophthalmology


10:00am – 10:15am               Break 


10:15am – 11:15am               Eye-Banking and Eye Anatomy (1 credit) 

                                               Michael Tramber, Vice President Of Operations, Healthcare, Training 

                                               Miracles In Sight 


Breakout Sessions 

Attendees may select one session 


Breakout Session I

11:15am – 12:15pm             Dissection of "real human eyes" & Hands-on Eye Anatomy (1 credit) 

                                             Michael Tramber, Vice President Of Operations, Healthcare, Training 

                                             Miracles In Sight 


Breakout Session II

11:15am – 12:15pm             Workshop on Dry Eye (.5 credit)  

                                             Tanaeya Hovington, COMT 


                                            Workshop on Biometry (.5 credit) 

                                            Eric Kindall, COMT 


12:15pm 1:00pm                Lunch 


General Session

1:00pm – 2:00pm            Cultural Healthcare Global Patient (1 credit) 

                                        Lloyd Williams, MD, PhD 

                                        Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology 


2:00pm – 3:00pm          Artificial Iris Implant (1 credit) 

                                      Melissa Daluvoy, MD 

                                      Associate Professor of Ophthalmology 


3:00pm – 3:15pm         Break 


3:15pm – 4:15pm        Eye Trivia (Identifying Anatomy and Ocular Disease) (1 credit) 

                                    Giselle Grimshaw, COMT, ROUB 


4:15pm                        Closing Remarks and Adjourn 

                                    Giselle Grimshaw, COMT, ROUB