2024 Boston University Ophthalmology Update and Haimovici Symposium

Boston, MA US
May 10, 2024 to May 11, 2024

SAVE THE DATE.  Registration and program information coming Fall 2023

The 2024 Boston University Ophthalmology Update and Haimovici Symposium is designed for practicing ophthalmologists, optometrists, ophthalmic technicians and medical personnel involved in the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease. In this program, national and departmental experts will discuss the most advanced medical and surgical treatment options for ophthalmic conditions such as retinal diseases, neuro-ophthalmology, plastics, glaucoma, cornea, pediatric ophthalmology, strabismus and amblyopia This conference is designed to address gaps in knowledge and competence in these areas.

It also includes the Haimovici Lecture. Named in honor of Robert Haimovici, MD, beloved retina specialist who served as the Director of the Retina Service at Boston Medical Center and BUSM from 1994 until his death in 2002, this lecture honors his dedication and professionalism and his deep commitment to education.


What past attendees are saying about the meeting;

  • This meeting was excellent! It was informative and I learned a great deal of pearls. I'm looking forward to next year!
  • Very nicely organized event.





Target Audience

This program is for ophthalmologists, optometrists, ophthalmic technicians, and the healthcare team involved in the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease.

Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/10/2024 - 1:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
05/11/2024 - 11:20am EDT
Trustees Ballroom
1 Silber Way
Boston University Charles River Campus
Boston, MA 02215
United States

Program Directors

Stephen P. Christiansen, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology
Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center

Manishi Desai, MD
Assistant Professor
Director of Glaucoma Fellowship
Director of International Education
Department of Ophthalmology
Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center


Program Manager

Claire P. Grimble, CMP




In support of improving patient care, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

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Registration Fees

MD/DO Two Days$TBD
BUSM/BMC Staff Two Days$TBD
BUSM/BMC Staff One Day$TBD
Allied Healthcare Two Days$TBD
Allied Healthcare One Day$TBD

BU/BMC Alumni are 20% off.  Please use coupon code ALUMNI20 at checkout

To pay by check, please create an account and email us at cme@bu.edu or call 617-358-5005 and we will assist you.

Cancellation Policy
Substitutions may be made at any time without an additional charge. Refunds, less an $50 administrative fee, will be issued for all cancellations received two weeks prior to the start of the meeting. Should cancellation occur within the two-week window, a credit will be issued, not a refund. Credits will be honored for up to two years. “No shows” are subject to the full course fee. Cancellations/substitution(s) must be made in writing. Refunds or credits will not be issued once the conference has started. This course is subject to change or cancellation.  

If you need to cancel your registration, please click here

Special Services / Dietary Needs

Boston University strives to be accessible, inclusive and diverse in our facilities, programming and academic offerings. Your experience in this event is important to us. If you have a disability, require communication access services for the deaf or hard of hearing, or believe that you require a reasonable accommodation for another reason please contact the BU-CCE Office at least 3 weeks prior to event to discuss your needs.  For in person meetings with meals, we will work to accommodate dietary requests (including, but not limited to: kosher, vegetarian, low cholesterol, and low sodium) received in writing at least three weeks prior to the start of the conference.  Please contact us at cme@bu.edu

Sharing You Information Through Participant Lists:

If you checked "Yes" to sharing your information on the participant list, we only share name, degree, organization, city and state. Checking "Yes" indicates we may share your name with exhibitors from commercial entities (ineligible companies) including pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

Please Note

The conference organizers may take pictures or record videos during the conference. In registering for the conference, you acknowledge that BU-CCE may photograph you during the meeting, and you agree that we may include images of yourself, intact or in part, for conference promotional activities or other related endeavors. This material may also appear on the conference's website or associated social media outlets. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let the BU-CCE representative onsite know

Unauthorized Registration Sites

Registration for courses managed by BU-CCE can only be completed through our website at https://cme.bu.edu. Course registrations made through other sites cannot be honored. BU-CCE is not able to refund fees paid through unaffiliated registration sites, such as eMedEvents.com

Please report any unauthorized websites or solicitations for registrations to cme@bu.edu.

Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine seeks to ensure equitable treatment of every person and to make every attempt to resolve grievances in a fair manner. Please submit a written grievance to: Claire Grimble, cme@bu.edu, 617-358-5005.  Grievances would receive, to the best of our ability, corrective action in order to prevent further problems.