The Ohio State University College of Optometry Continuing Education Summer - Sunday Afternoon

2024 Summer Conference - SUNDAY PM


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Full program description

July 28, 2024

Summer Conference 2024 will be held in person at the Fawcett Center (2400 Olentangy River Road 43210). Parking is free. We will offer 7 hours of education each day, along with tea and coffee in the morning and a boxed lunch in the afternoon. The cost will be $33 per hour. ALL registration must be completed online, and registration will close at noon on Tuesday, July 23. Income from the conference will be used to fund several college initiatives. Thank you for your support of our college! If you have any issues with registration, please email


Cancellation requests must be received by email at For requests received by the Optometry Office of Continuing Education five (5) or more business days prior to the event, 100% of your payment will be refunded. If a refund is requested within four days of the conference, those fees will not be refunded but can be applied to a future conference for a period of up to one year. For no-calls/no-shows on the training/event date or any time after the event begins, no refunds or transfers will be provided.

OE Tracker Number Needed

These courses are not COPE approved, so we will not use the OE Tracker app to submit your completed courses. However, we will provide a QR code after each lecture to record attendance and receive course evaluations. We will upload attendance to OE Tracker for each lecture early the following week. You must enter your OE Tracker number after every lecture, so make sure you know that number!

Sunday, July 28 Agenda

1 p.m. - Ocular Pain: What is it and what can we do to treat it

Dawn Goedde, OD

Anterior segment/Pharm credit

Abstract: Ocular pain is a common complaint in the optometric practice. This course will discuss the pathophysiology of ocular pain and how to effectively treat ocular pain

50 minutes

2 p.m. - Scleral lens fitting logic and applications: It’s not just vibes

Madison Roth, OD and Megan Ingalls, OD

Contact Lens

Abstract: From a wide variety of fitting set options to numerous parameter variables, scleral lenses can be overwhelming to the novice fitter. A methodical approach to fitting scleral lenses can help streamline the process, while identifying appropriate applications of technology can minimize fitting complications. This two-hour course will begin with a review of scleral lens fitting techniques and basics followed by interesting case examples.

1 hour 40 minutes