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Conference Calendar

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  • June 5-7, 2020
    43rd Annual Ophthalmology Symposium
    Napa Valley Marriott
    Napa, CA

  • June 20, 2020
    9thAnnual Resident & Alumni Research Symposium
    Education Building, UCDMC Campus 
    Sacramento, CA

View the 8th Annual Resident & Alumni Research Symposium lectures

Agenda (pdf) »

Section 1:
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Afua Shin, M.D.
Justin Hellman, M.D.
Aaron Skelton, M.D.

Section 2:
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Amir Yazdanyar, M.D., Ph.D.
Michael Yen, M.D.
Jefferson Berryman, M.D.
Angela Jiang, M.D.
Sangeeta Kalsi, M.D., MPH
Lekha Mukkamala, M.D.

Mark Mannis, M.D.
Introduction to Alumnus of the Year
Robert B. Miller, M.D.
Please click here to see the full video introduction of Dr. Miller »

Robert Miller, M.D.
My Life in Ophthalmology – Paying it Back!

Section 3:
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Joel Welch, M.D.
Alex Willoughby, M.D.
Bret Moore, DVM, Ph.D.

Kohl Medical Student Lecture:
Nicco Buffolino, MS2

Byron Demorest Lecture:
Sean Donahue, M.D., Ph.D.
Best Resident and Best Fellow Presentations