Acquired Brain Injury and The Binocular Visual System (Encore)

April 24, 2024
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9:30 am ET
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Course Information

DATE
April 24, 2024
FACULTY
Joseph A. Sciortino, O.D.
DURATION
COURSE TYPE
Encore
CREDITS
1.5 Category A CEUs
DETAILS

Course Description:

  • An exploration into the impact that traumatic and acquired brain injuries can have on the binocular visual system and how best to treat.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify which patients have a visual problem impacting their road to recovery
  • List the types of vision problems that can appear following a TBI
  • Identify the ideal patient for a referral to a Neuro-Optometrist or Ophthalmologist

Speaker:

  • Name: Joseph A. Sciortino, O.D.
  • Title: Optometrist
  • Organization: Edmond’s Eye Associates
  • Bio: Joseph is an Optometrist in Philadelphia, PA area that specializes in the diagnosis, management and treatment of disorders of the binocular visual system stemming from acquired or traumatic brain injuries.

Target Audience:

  • AT, PT, OT, MD/DO, PhD/PsyD, RN

Course Format:

  • Virtual, synchronous activity taking place via Zoom

Difficulty Level:

  • Advanced

Registration Limit:

  • Up to 1000

Practice Domain:

  • Examination, assessment, and diagnosis
  • Therapeutic Intervention

Fees:

  • FREE activity

Cancellation/Refund Policy:

  • No fee was charged for this activity

CEUs:

  • Sway Medical (BOC AP#: P12055) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers (ATs). This program is eligible for a maximum of (1.5) hours/Category A CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

Sponsors:

  • This activity is not sponsored.

Required Materials and Equipment:

  • This activity will require a computer or phone with a stable internet connection.