Regional and National Meetings
We believe exposure to and experience in presenting research is a crucial part of residency training, which is why we offer several opportunities.
Iowa Refractive Course
Stipend provided by the program to attend and become laser-certified during residency.
Osher Telling It Like It Is
Stipend provided by the program to attend this cataract meeting once in residency. Other opportunities for other out-of-town cataract courses are also available.
American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting
Stipend provided by the program to attend once during residency.
Kansas City Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery Course (biennial with next in 2022)
Each spring, the department organizes a regional conference that features nationally known guest speakers and highlights the residents presenting their original research projects.
Kansas City Society of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology (KCSO&O) Annual Meeting
Regional conference that all faculty and residents attend. PGY-3 residents present cases in a Grand Rounds format.
Table Rock Regional Roundup
Stipend provided by the program for 2nd year residents to present and attend this regional meeting from Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma at Big Cedar Lodge.