Upcoming Events 2022

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Reception hosted by:
UCLA Ophthalmology Alumni Association & Doheny Eye Institute Professional Alumni Association

Date & Time: Sunday, October 2, 2022, 5:30 - 8:00PM
Location: Westin, Chicago River North
Riverfront Room
320 North Dearborn
Chicago, IL  60654

RSVP for 2022 AAO Receptions


Past Events

2021

2021 Alumni Reception

Reception hosted by:
UCLA Ophthalmology Alumni Association & Doheny Eye Institute Professional Alumni Association

Date & Time: Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021
Location: Le Meridien New Orleans
333 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

2020

None due to Covid

2019

13th Annual Los Angeles VisionWalk!

Visit the Los Angeles VisionWalk website

Saturday, October 26, 2019
Registration starts at 9 A.M. - Vistion Walk starts at 10 A.M.

Please mark your calendars to join UCLA Stein Eye Institute colleagues, volunteers and patients on Saturday, October 26, 2019 for the 13th Annual Los Angeles Foundation Fighting Blindness VisionWalk!  The 5k walk will take place at Crescent Bay Park in Santa Monica and offers entertainment for the whole family with a free BBQ lunch following the event.  Registration begins at 9:00am, with a walk start time of 10:00am.  The Stein Eye Institute is a Lead Sponsor again this year and we are hoping for a strong turnout from faculty, staff and volunteers!

Parking, giveaways and lunch will be provided for each walker and their guests.  You can pre-register via the team page link provided or just show up the morning of the walk and join us.  There are no fundraising requirements.  Please bring a friend, co-worker, neighbor or family member with you.  Dogs (as long as they are on a leash) are also welcome.  If your middle or high school students participate in the walk, we are happy to provide a participation letter so they can earn community service hours if needed.

Look for our Team Stein Eye Leader and Jules and Doris Stein UCLA Support Group Volunteer Patricia Tawfik – holding a Team SEI poster – before the race for a group photo near the starting point.  Contact us with questions at x54148.  

Join Team Stein Eye
Join Team Stein Eye

2019 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, San Francisco

2019 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, San Francisco

Reception hosted by:
UCLA Stein Eye Institute Alumni Association &
Doheny Eye Institute Professional Alumni Association

Date & Time: Sunday, October 13, 2019

Location: W San Francicso, Trace Restaurant
181 3rd Street, San Franciso, CA 94103

Contact: UCLA Stein Eye Institute
[email protected] or 310-825-4148

Register for this event >


ARVO 2019 Alumni Reception

Hosted by UCLA Stein Eye Institute Alumni Association and Doheny Eye Institute

Date & Time: Monday, April 29, 2019 at 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM, PDT

Location: Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel, Vancouver, British Colombia

Register for the reception on our Facebook page.


ARVO 2019 Alumni Reception

Aesthetic Eyelid and Facial Rejuvenation Course

This two-day course is a tightly focused survey of surgical and non-surgical options for periorbital and facial rejuvenation. The multidisciplinary faculty, renown experts in their fields, focus on practical techniques and conceptual pearls designed to send participants home with tools that they can immediately apply to their own practice.
 

Dates & Times:
FRIDAY, July 19, 2019

Location: 53-129 CHS, Dissection Laboratory - 7:00 am - 4:30 pm

SATURDAY, July 20, 2019
Location: UCLA Stein Eye Institute, RPB Auditorium - 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

For more information visit the CME web site.


Pacific Retina Club Annual Meeting (2019)

The Pacific Retina Club will hold its seventh annual meeting on March 15, 2019, at the California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA. The club was established to bring together retina specialists from across the United States to discuss interesting retinal cases and exchange knowledge and expertise regarding the evaluation and management of common and rare retinal diseases.

Date & Time: 
FRIDAY, March 15, 2019

Location: California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA
570 Westwood Plaza - 11:00 am - 9:30 pm

For more information visit the CME web site.

View registration and agenda (pdf).


International Retinal Imaging Symposium (IntRIS 2019)

This symposium will feature a series of lectures devoted to advanced retinal imaging and the newest developments in this exciting field. Innovative systems such as fundus autofluorescence, ultra-widefield imaging, spectral domain and swept source optical coherence tomography (OCT), and OCT angiography will all be covered.

Date & Time: 
SATURDAY, March 16, 2019
Location: California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA
570 Westwood Plaza - 6:15 am - 6:10 pm

For more information visit the CME web site.
View registration and agenda (pdf).
 


Curing Corneal Blindness in the Developing World (2019)

Date & Time:  
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 13, 2019

Location: Geffen Hall, Room 150 - 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM

Dr. Anthony Aldave, a cornea specialist with the UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute and the Center for World Health, will speak of his international efforts with Visionaries International to save and restore vision in patients with cataracts, glaucoma, and corneal opacities that together, cause the highest incidence of blindness worldwide.
 

Past Events 2018


ARVO 2018 Alumni Reception

Thankful for the Gift of Sight

UCLA Department of Ophthalmology Annual Seminar, 2018

UCLA Department of Ophthalmology Annual Seminar, 2018

The UCLA Department of Ophthalmology Annual Seminar is designed as an update course covering current clinical and research aspects of each of the ophthalmic subspecialties. The 1.5 day program includes the full-time faculties of both the Stein Eye Institute and the Doheny Eye Institute, along with nationally prominent invited lecturers. The sessions will address current best practices in management, advanced surgical techniques, latest diagnostic technology, and translational research, in multiple educational formats, including didactic lecture, panel discussion, and case-based interactive presentations.

Download Seminar Schedule of Events and Registration Form >

Target Audience:
This course is designed for ophthalmologists, optometrists, vision scientists, and other healthcare practitioners whose practice includes care of patients with ophthalmic disease.

For more information, visit the CME website >


"Make Surgery Bearable" Spring Sponsorship Drive

Download Dr. Teddy Event Flyer
Download Dr. Teddy Event Flyer >

Please help us celebrate Mother’s Day and Healthy Vision Month in April with FREE icecream bars and baked treats.

Volunteers will be available at the Stein Eye Institute to share a treat and sell sponsorships for the organization’s "Make Surgery Bearable" program on the Institute's terrace patient dropoff plaza.


What: Ice Cream Break and Sponsorship Drive benefitting Make Surgery Bearable
Where: Stein Eye Institute Terrace, 100 Stein Plaza, UCLA
Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Time: 11 am - 2 pm

Click here for more information >


Alumni and Colleagues

Please join us at the Annual Reception at "ARVO"

Monday, April 30, 2018
7:30 to 9:30pm

Village Green at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
2005 Kalia Road
Honolulu, Hawaii

RSVP: [email protected] or 310-825-4617


Thankful for the Gift of Sight!

Thankful for the Gift of Sight

Join the JSEI Affiliates on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017
Location: Stein Eye Institute Terrace
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

Come celebrate the season of Thanksgiving at our annual “Make Surgery Bearable” sponsorship event. Volunteers will be on hand to share free pumpkin spice lattes, mochas, coffee, and hot chocolate from Lattes on Location!

 No donation required, but please consider purchasing a Dr. Teddy Sponsorship, which includes either a special “Make Surgery Bearable” Thanksgiving or Holiday card*.

 *The Affiliates will mail the card to your gift recipient acknowledging your donation in their name, and a future pediatric patient will receive your sponsored Dr. Teddy on the day of their surgery. The perfect holiday gift!

Click here for more information >


UCLA Stein Eye Institute & Doheny Eye Institute Alumni Association Reception

UCLA Stein Eye Institute & Doheny Eye Institute Alumni Association Reception
View the Event Flyer >

Sunday, November 12, 2017
5:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.

Location:
Le Meridien New Orleans
333 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

RSVP by November 1, 2017

To:
UCLA Stein Eye Institute
[email protected] or 310.825.4148
or
Doheny Eye Institute
[email protected] or 323.442.7101


11th Annual Los Angeles VisionWalk!

Visit the Los Angeles VisionWalk website

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Starts at 10 A.M. 

The 5k walk will take place once again at Woodley Park in Van NuysThis event offers fun entertainment for the whole family, with a free BBQ lunch following the walk.  Registration begins at 9:00 a.m., with a walk start time of 10:00 a.m. 

Parking, give-aways and lunch will be provided for each walker and their guests.  You can pre-register via the team page link provided below or just show up the morning of the walk and join us.  There are no fundraising requirements, but every little bit helps in the fight against blindness.

Click here for more information >


UCLA Stein Eye Institute Clinical and Research Seminar and 50th Anniversary Celebration

UCLA Stein Eye Institute Clinical and Research Seminar and 50th Anniversary Celebration

Friday, June 9, 2017
UCLA Stein Eye Institute Clinical and Research Seminar 
and 50th Anniversary Celebration

RPB Auditorium, Jules Stein Eye Institute

For more information, visit the CME website 
or call the UCLA CME Office at (310) 794-2620

Click here for Printable Itinerary and registration form >

View events flyer > (821.24 KB)

Saturday, June 10, 2017
48th Annual Doheny Days Conference

Moseley-Salvatori Conference Center, Good Samaritan Hospital

For more information visit www.doheny.org/cme
or contact Mary Collins-Smith at 323.342.6427 or [email protected]