Community Lecture Series

Our focus is to further educate our community on these health related topics and, in the process, improve our community's overall health and well-being. This health education lecture series is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to ghei@health.uci.edu | 949-824-7243. Join us!

GAVIN HERBERT EYE INSTITUTE

Due to COVID-19, all lectures will be held online.
A link to the lectures will be sent before each event.
-unless otherwise indicated-
850 Health Sciences Road
Irvine, CA 92697

Click to RSVP for 2021 Lectures
Click to RSVP for 2022 Lectures
or for information:
ghei@health.uci.edu | 949-824-7243

     

Eyes and Sleep
Dry eye and other related issues
Olivia L. Lee, MD

Sleep and eye health: Focusing on sleep apnea and it’s treatment
Kevin Im, MD
(UCI Sleep Medicine Services)

Sleep apnea, saggy eyelids and anterior ischemic optic neuropathy
Lilangi S. Ediriwickrema, MD

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022 7:00 pm
     

Diabetes
Diabetic eye disease: What it is and how it’s treated
Mitul C. Mehta, MD

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Tuesday, October 11, 2022 7:00 pm
     
     

Optical Shop
Annual eye exams and new lens technology
T. Scott Liegler, OD

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022 7:00 pm
     

Thyroid Eye Disease
Eye problems related to thyroid eye disease:  bulgy eyes, double vision and dry eye
Lilangi S. Ediriwickrema, MD
Olivia Lee, MD

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January 24, 2023 7:00 pm
     

Dry Eyes
Latest treatment updates in dry eye management
Marjan Farid, MD

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February 7, 2023 7:00 pm
     

AMD
Macular degeneration and latest updates in stem cell therapies for retinal disease
Stephanie Y. Lu, MD
Mitul C. Mehta, MD

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March 7, 2023 7:00 pm
     

Low Vision
How to improve your independence and quality of life
Karen C. Lin, OD
Nilima Tanna, OT

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April 11, 2023 7:00 pm
     

Cataracts
When do I need cataract surgery?  What are the latest updates in cataract surgery technology?
Sanjay R. Kedhar, MD
Matthew W. Wade, MD

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May 2, 2023   7:00 pm
     

Glaucoma
Latest treatment updates in glaucoma management
Austin R. Fox, MD

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June 6, 2023 7:00 pm
     

Comprehensive Ophthalmology
My vision is changing with age.  What symptoms are important to check?
Kavita K. Rao, MD

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September 12, 2023 7:00 pm
     

Pediatric Ophthalmology
Strabismus and children’s vision
Charlotte Gore, MD

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October 10, 2023  7:00 pm
     

Oculoplastics
Cancers around the eyes.  When should I be worried?
Jeremiah P. Tao, MD

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November 14, 2023 7:00 pm

 

GAVIN HERBERT EYE INSTITUTE
LASIK Surgery Seminars

Due to COVID-19, these virtual lectures are currently available online only.

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 6:30 – 7:30 pm
     
Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 6:30 – 7:30 pm
     
Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 6:30 – 7:30 pm
     
Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 6:30 – 7:30 pm
     

CATARACT SURGERY
Marjan Farid, M.D.

Austin Fox, M.D.
Sumit (Sam) Garg, M.D.
Sanjay Kedhar, M.D.
Olivia Lee, M.D.
Ken Lin, M.D., Ph.D.
Sameh Mosaed, M.D.
Matthew Wade, M.D.

COMPREHENSIVE
Kavita K. Rao, M.D.

CORNEA SURGERY
Marjan Farid, M.D.
Sumit (Sam) Garg, M.D.
Sanjay Kedhar, M.D.
Olivia Lee, M.D.
Matthew Wade, M.D.

GLAUCOMA
Austin Fox, M.D.
Ken Lin, M.D., Ph.D.
Sameh Mosaed, M.D.

LASIK REFRACTIVE SURGERY
Marjan Farid, M.D.
Sumit (Sam) Garg, M.D.
Matthew Wade, M.D.

LOW VISION REHABILITATION
Karen Lin, O.D.
Nilima Tanna, O.T.

NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY
R. Wade Crow, M.D.
Lilangi Ediriwickrema, M.D.
Vivek Patel, M.D.
Sam Spiegel, M.D.

OPHTHALMIC PATHOLOGY
Maria Del Valle Estopinal, M.D.

OPHTHALMIC PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY/
OCULOFACIAL COSMETIC SURGERY

Lilangi Ediriwickrema, M.D.
Jeremiah Tao, M.D.

OPTOMETRIC SERVICES
Joseph Bui, O.D .
Timothy Scott Liegler, O.D.

Kailey Marshall, O.D.
Annabelle Storch, O.D.
Kimberly Walker, O.D .

PEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGY
Charlotte Gore, M.D.

Stephen Prepas, M.D .
Mohammad Riazi, M.D.
Donny Suh, M.D.

RESEARCH
Lbachir BenMohamed, Ph.D.
James Jester, Ph.D.
Tibor Juhasz, Ph.D.

Vladimir Kefalov
M. Cristina Kenney, M.D., Ph.D.
Tim Kern, Ph.D.
Philip Kiser
Henry Klassen, M.D., Ph.D.
Anthony Nesburn, M.D.
Krzysztof Palczewski, Ph.D.
Eric Pearlman, Ph.D.
Magdalen Seiler

RETINA/VITREOUS
Andrew Browne, M.D., Ph.D.
Baruch Kuppermann, M.D., Ph.D.

Stephanie Lu, M.D.
Mitul Mehta, M.D.
Mohammad Riazi, M.D.

UVEITIS
Sanjay Kedhar, M.D.
Olivia Lee, M.D.

For ophthalmology
appointments, please call:

Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
949-824-2020

Laser Refractive Surgery
949-824-9970

UC Irvine Medical Center
714-456-7183

Optical Shop
949-824-7690 Phone
949-824-8850 Fax


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