Bergen Passaic Society of Optometric Physicians (BPSOP)

Includes Bergen and Passaic Counties.

President: Dr. Michael Veliky - (201) 368-2444 x1420

The lectures will be held at the Saddle Brook Marriott Hotel on Pehle Ave in Saddle Brook NJ  (map). Meeting and Dinner is at  5:30- 6:00 P.M.; FREE DINNER FOR BPSOP MEMBERS 

PLEASE NOTE:  a buffett-style dinner will be included for ALL attendees.  Tell your COLLEAGUES!!!!!

NO PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED !!!!

Fees

  • Members: $60.00 including dinner.
  • Non member: $90.00 including dinner

 

December 2017

Mon
4
2017
December 4, 2017
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner & Business Meeting

Sponsored by: Shire

Mon
4
2017
December 4, 2017
6:00-7:40PM

Topic: "Retina Update"

Speaker: Burton Wisotsky, M.D. Credits: 2 TPA NJSBO approval Pending

October 2017

Mon
2
2017
October 2, 2017
7:40-9:20PM

Topic: "Which of These Tumors Requires Further Investigation?" 2 TPA NJSBO approval Pending

Speaker: Marta Fabrykowski, O.D.

Mon
2
2017
October 2, 2017
6:00-7:40PM

Topic: "Grand Rounds: Ordinary to Extraordinary"

Speaker: Marta Fabrykowski, OD 2 TPA NJSBO Approval pending

Mon
2
2017
October 2, 2017
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner & Business Meeting

Sponsored by OcuSoft

April 2017

Mon
3
2017
April 3, 2017
7:40-9:20PM

Topic: "Therapeutic CL's for the Compromised Cornea" 2 TPA Credits COPE # 44972-AS

Speaker: Steven Sorkin,OD

Mon
3
2017
April 3, 2017
6:00-7:40PM

Topic: "Oral Antibiotic Medications" 2 Oral NJSBO Credits Pending

Speaker: Rodolfo Rodriguez, OD

Mon
3
2017
April 3, 2017
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Business Meeting and Dinner

Sponsored by: Allergan

February 2017

Mon
6
2017
February 6, 2017
7:40-9:20PM

Topic: Ocular Pain Management" COPE # 50566-OP 2 Oral Credits

Speaker: Jim Thimons, OD

Mon
6
2017
February 6, 2017
6:00-7:40PM

Topic: Top Ten Drugs: What's in the Cabinet" COPE # 51889-OP 2 Oral Credits

Speaker: Jim Thimons, OD

Mon
6
2017
February 6, 2017
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Business Meeting and Dinner

Sponsor by Lunovus/ Blephadex

December 2016

Mon
5
2016
December 5, 2016
7:40-9:20PM

Topic: "5 New Things About MS and Myasthenia"

Speaker: Damon Fellman, M.D. 2 TPA Credits Pending

Mon
5
2016
December 5, 2016
6:00-7:40PM

Topic: "DMEK vs DSAEK"

Speaker: Adam Friend, M.D. 2 TPA Credits Pending

Mon
5
2016
December 5, 2016
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner and Meeting

November 2016

Mon
14
2016
November 14, 2016
7:40-9:20PM

Topic: "Oral Meds Grand Rounds"

Speaker: Michael Veliky, O.D. 2 Oral Credits COPE #43541-OP

Mon
14
2016
November 14, 2016
6:00-7:40PM

Topic: "Primary Care Medicine Update"

Speaker: Thomas Bellavia, M.D. 2 TPA Credits

Mon
14
2016
November 14, 2016
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner and Meeting

April 2016

Mon
4
2016
April 4, 2016
7:40-9:20PM

Lecture: "Top Twenty Oral Agents" COPE # 37488-OP 2 Oral Credits

Speaker: J. James Thimons

Mon
4
2016
April 4, 2016
6:00-7:40PM

Lecture: "Controversies in Glaucoma" COPE # 41609-GL 2 TPA Credits

Speaker: J. James Thimons, O.D.

Mon
4
2016
April 4, 2016
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner and Business Meeting

Sponsored by: BioD Optix

February 2016

Mon
1
2016
February 1, 2016
7:40-9:20PM

"You'll Poke Your Eye Out " COPE # 40920-AS 1 Oral & 1 TPA Credit

Speaker: William Potter, O.D.

Mon
1
2016
February 1, 2016
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner and Business Meeting

December 2015

Mon
7
2015
December 7, 2015
7:40-9:20PM

"Neurology in the Optometric Practice" 2 TPA Credits NJSBO pending

Speaker: Marissa Oller-Cramsie, M.D.

Mon
7
2015
December 7, 2015
6:00-7:40PM

"Internal Medicine Update for the Optometric Physician" 2 TPA Credits NJSBO Pending

Speaker: Thomas Bellavia, M.D.

Mon
7
2015
December 7, 2015
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner and Business Meeting

Sponsored by: Novabay

October 2015

Mon
5
2015
October 5, 2015
7:40-9:20PM

Topic: ICD-10 is Coming: Be Prepared" 2 Regular credits COPE# 43542-PM

Speaker: Harvey Richman, O.D.

Mon
5
2015
October 5, 2015
6:00-7:40PM

Lecture: "When Corneas Go Viral: Herpetic Edition" 2 TPA Credits COPE # 45570-AS

Speaker: Marta Fabrykowski, O.D.

Mon
5
2015
October 5, 2015
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP's Dinner and Business Meeting

April 2015

Mon
6
2015
April 6, 2015
7:40-9:20PM

"Glaucoma" COPE# 43711-GL 2 TPA Credits

Speaker: Andrew Gurwood, O.D.

Mon
6
2015
April 6, 2015
6:00-7:40PM

"Ocular Urgencies and Emergencies" 2TPA Credits COPE# 43965-AS

Speaker: Andrew Gurwood, O.D.

Mon
6
2015
April 6, 2015
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP Dinner and Business Meeting

March 2015

Mon
2
2015
March 2, 2015
7:40-9:20PM

"Oral Medication Grand Rounds"

Speaker: Michael Veliky, O.D. Sponsored by OMNI Services 2 ORAL Credits COPE COURSE ID# 43541-OP

Mon
2
2015
March 2, 2015
6:00-7:40PM

Topic: "Extra! Extra! Read all About It! Enhance the Power of LASIK and PRK"

Speaker: Shanda Ross,O.D. Sponsored by Clarity Refractive Services 2 TPA Credits COPE COURSE ID# 44029-RS

December 2014

Mon
1
2014
December 1, 2014
6:00-7:40PM

"Oral Medications in Optometric Practice"

Speaker: Rodolph Rodriguez, O.D. 2 Oral COPE credit Pending

Mon
1
2014
December 1, 2014
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP's Dinner and Business Meeting

October 2014

Mon
6
2014
October 6, 2014
7:40-9:20PM

"Ocular Pain Management"

Speaker: Jim Thimons, O.D. 2 Oral Credit COPE # 37477-OP

Mon
6
2014
October 6, 2014
6:00-6:40PM

"Advances in Anterior Segment Medical & Surgical Treatment"

Speaker: Jim Thimons, O.D. 2 Oral Credits COPE#38806-OP

Mon
6
2014
October 6, 2014
5:30-6:00PM

BPSOP's Dinner And Business Meeting

June 2014

Mon
2
2014
June 2, 2014
7:40-9:20PM

"Keratoconus and Collagen Cross Linking: An Update NJSBO# 225-2015 2 TPA Credits

Speaker: Shanda Ross, O.D. Sponsored by Clarity Refractive Services

Mon
2
2014
June 2, 2014
6:00-7:40PM

"A Practical Review of Pediatric Ocular Pharmacology & Therapeutics" 2 Oral Credits COPE # 34292-OP

Speaker: Joseph Napolitano, M.D. Sponsored by OMNI Eyes Services

April 2014

Mon
7
2014
April 7, 2014
7:40-9:20PM

"Myopia Control: Has It's Time Come" 2 Regular Credits COPE # 39808-FV

Speaker: Steve Silberberg, O.D. and Tamara Petrosyan, O.D.

Mon
7
2014
April 7, 2014
5:30-6:00PM

Bergen Passaic Society of Optometric Physicians Meeting & Dinner

Sponsored by Alcon Contact Lens Division

February 2014

Mon
10
2014
February 10, 2014
7:40-9:20PM

"Concussion and Eye Movements" COPE # 34487-NO 2 Regular Credits

Speaker: Leonard Press, O.D.

Mon
10
2014
February 10, 2014
5:30-7:40PM

"Amblyopia As A Window to Visual Plasticity" COPE # 3378-FV 2 Regualr Credits

Speaker: Leonard Press, O.D.

Mon
3
2014
February 3, 2014
7:40PM

"Concussion and Eye Movements" 2 Reg Credits #34487-NO

Speaker: Leonard Press, O.D.

Mon
3
2014
February 3, 2014
6:00PM

"Amblyopia As A Window to Visual Plasticity" 2 Regualr credits COPE# 3378-FV

Speaker: Leonard Press, O.D.

December 2013

Mon
2
2013
December 2, 2013
7:40-9:20PM

"Practice Growth Strategies-4 Surefire Ways to Increase Profits and How to Actually DO Them"

Presented by: Gary Gerber, O.D.

2 Regular Credits COPE # 37050-PM

Mon
2
2013
December 2, 2013
6:00-7:40PM

"Retina Update"

Presented by: Burton Wisotsky, M.D.

2 TPA Credits COPE Pending

Mon
2
2013
December 2, 2013
5:30-6:00PM

Dinner and Business Meeting

October 2013

Mon
7
2013
October 7, 2013
7:40-9:20PM

"Understanding Legal Tools: The Key to Lawsuit Prevention and Tax Reduction"

Presented by: Dan McNeff, CEO Legally Mine, CFP

2 Regular Credits COPE # 31671-EJ

Mon
7
2013
October 7, 2013
6:00-7:40PM

"Therapeutic Applications of Contact Lenses for the Compromised Cornea"

Presented by: Steve Sorkin, O.D.

2 TPA Credits NJSBO # 205-2015

Mon
7
2013
October 7, 2013
5:30-6:00PM

Dinner and Business Meeting

Sponsored by: Legally Mine

April 2013

Mon
1
2013
April 1, 2013
6:00PM

"Oral Medications in Primary Eye Care" 4 Oral Credits COPE Pending

Speaker: J.James Thimons, O.D. Sponsored by: Optical Distributing Group

February 2013

Mon
4
2013
February 4, 2013
7:40-9:20PM

"Steriods with Confidence" Presented by: William Potter, O.D.

COPE # 33365-AS Approved for 1 TPA and 1 ORAL credits

Mon
4
2013
February 4, 2013
6:00-7:40PM

"Survey of Ocular Herpetic Diseases" Presented by: William Potter, O.D.

COPE #33682-AS Approved for 1 TPA and 1 ORAL credits

Dinner will be sponsored by Bausch & Lomb

December 2012

Mon
3
2012
December 3, 2012
5:30PM

6:00-7:40 "Oral Anti-Bacterials in Clinical Practice" Speaker Mitchell Dul, O.D. COPE Pending 2 Oral Credits

7:40-9:20 "Oral Anti-Virals in Clinical Practice" Speaker: Mitchell Dul, O.D. COPE Pending 2 Oral Credits

October 2012

Mon
1
2012
October 1, 2012
5:30PM

6:00- 7:40 "Genetics in Eyecare" Speaker: Albert Morier, O.D. COPE # 34126-SD 2 TPA credits Thank you to GENZYME for their sponsorship of Dr. Morier

7:40-9:20 " Oral Medications in Anterior Segment Disease" Speaker Michael Veliky, O.D. COPE Pending 2 Oral Credits

June 2012

Mon
4
2012
June 4, 2012
7:30PM

7:40-9:20 Lecture "Ocular Surface and Lid Margin Disease"

Speaker: Thomas Kislan, O.D. Sponsored by: Physician Recommended Neutraceuticals

COPE # 27442-AS 2 TPA creidts

Mon
4
2012
June 4, 2012
5:30PM

Dinner & Business Mtg 5:30-6:00

6:00-7:40 Lecture "Diagnosis and Treatment for Patients with Keratoconus and Keratectasia" Sponsored by: Vision Instrument Sales & Services

Speaker: William Tullo, O.D. COPE# 28709-AS 2 TPA Credits

April 2012

Mon
2
2012
April 2, 2012
5:30PM

Dinner & Business Mtg. 5:30-6:00 Sponsored by: B&L 6:00-7:40 "Retinal Grand Rounds" by: Burton Wisotsky, M.D. Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services 2 TPA Credits

7:40-9:20 "Oral Meds in Treating Anterior Segment Pathologies" by: George Veliky, O.D. Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services 2 Oral Credits

February 2012

Mon
6
2012
February 6, 2012
5:30PM

Dinner and Business Mtg. 5:30-6:00 Sponsored by: B&L 6:00-7:40 Lecture "Periocular Cosmetic Procedures" by: James Milite, M.D. 2 TPA Credits Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

7:40- 9:20 "Dermatology Overview and Periorbital Lesions" by: Joanna Zurada, M.D. 2 TPA Credits

December 2011

Mon
5
2011
December 5, 2011
7:45-9:30PM

"Medicare Update"

Speaker: Edward Campell, O.D.

2 REG credits

Mon
5
2011
December 5, 2011
5:30-7:45PM

"Anterior Segment and Glaucoma Update"

Speaker: Douglas Grayson, M.D.

2 TPA Credits Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

October 2011

Mon
3
2011
October 3, 2011
7:45-9:45PM

Electronic Medical Records: A Real-World Discussion

Speaker: Jim Aversa, O.D. David Rajkowski, O.D. and William Marcolini, O.D.

2 REG COPE# 32844-PM Approval Pending

Mon
3
2011
October 3, 2011
5:30-7:45PM

"Surgical Management of Glaucoma"

Speaker: Michael Veliky, O.D.

2 TPA COPE# 32833-GL Approval Pending

April 2011

Mon
4
2011
April 4, 2011
7:30PM

"Management of Ocular Pain"

Speaker: Jim Timons, O.D. Sponsored by: Inspire

COPE # 24429-OP 2 Oral Credits

Mon
4
2011
April 4, 2011
6:00PM

"Oral Antibacterial Drugs"

Speaker: Jim Timmons, O.D. Sponsored by: Inspire

COPE # 24427-OP 2 Oral credits

February 2011

Mon
7
2011
February 7, 2011
7:30PM

"Secondary Glaucoma Grand Rounds"

Speaker: Michael Veliky, O.D. Sponosred by: ISTA

COPE#24430-GL 2 TPA credits

Mon
7
2011
February 7, 2011
6:00PM

"Therapeutic Applications of Contact Lenses for Compromised Corneas"

Speaker: Steven Sorkin, O.D. Sponsored by: ISTA

NJSBO # 84-2010 2 TPA credits

December 2010

Mon
6
2010
December 6, 2010
7:30PM

"Oral Anti-Bacterials in Clinical Practice" 2 Oral Credits COPE # 27256-OP

Speaker: Dr. Mitch Dul

Mon
6
2010
December 6, 2010
5:30PM

6-7:40PM "Oral Anti-Virals in Clinical Practice" Presented by: Mitch Dul, O.D.

COPE # 27255-OP 2 Oral Credits Sponsored by: Three Rivers Optical & Shamir Insight

October 2010

Mon
4
2010
October 4, 2010
5:30PM

"Prescribing Oral Medications" Presented by: Rodolfo Rodriguez, O.D. 6-7:40PM NJSBO #54-2009 2.5 Oral Credits

"Oral Medications in Primary Care Optometric Practice" Presented by: William Potter, O.D. COPE #27827-OP 2 Oral Creits

June 2010

Mon
7
2010
June 7, 2010
7:30PM

Oral Meds for Anterior Segment Pathologies

Speaker: George Veliky, O.D.

COPE# 24348-OP 2 Oral Credits Sponsored by OMNI Eye Services

Mon
7
2010
June 7, 2010
5:30PM

Medical Coding and Reimbursement

Speaker: Robert Rebello

COPE# 24864-PM 2 regular credits Dinner is sponsored by : Topcon Medical

April 2010

Mon
5
2010
April 5, 2010
7:30PM

"Anterior Segment Disease and the Contact Lens Wearer"

Presented by: Bill Potter, O.D.

COPE# 22355-CL 1 TPA Credit

February 2010

Mon
1
2010
February 1, 2010
7:30PM

"Dry Eye and Lasik"

Presented By: Ed Harmer, O.D.

COPE# 23320-AS 2 TPA Credits and Lecture is Sponsored by OMNI Eye Services

Mon
1
2010
February 1, 2010
5:30PM

"Clinical Updates in Refractive Surgery

Presented By: Martin Fox, M.D.

COPE# 26940-RS 2 TPA Credits Lecture is sponsored by OMNI Eye Services

December 2009

Mon
7
2009
December 7, 2009
5:30-9:30PM

Advanced Techniques for Fundus Examination and Diagnosis

Dr. Jerome Sherman ZEISS-MEDICTEC has kindly agreed to be our sponsor

COPE# 2251-GO 2 regular credits

Mon
7
2009
December 7, 2009
5:30-9:30PM

New Insights into Myopic Blindness

Dr. Jerome Sherman

COPE # 22830-GO 1 Regular credit

Mon
7
2009
December 7, 2009
5:30-9:30PM

Emerging Technologies in Diagnosis of Macula Disease

Dr. Jerome Sherman

COPE # 22891-PS 1 TPA Credit

October 2009

Wed
7
2009
October 7, 2009
8:00-9:00PM

New Insights into Myopic Blindness

COPE 22830-GO

1 Credit

Wed
7
2009
October 7, 2009
8:00PM

New Insights into Myopic Blindness

COPE # 22830-GO

1 Regular Credit

Wed
7
2009
October 7, 2009
8:00-9:00PM

New Insights into Myopic Blindness

COPE # 22830-GO

1 Regular Credits

Mon
5
2009
October 5, 2009
8:00PM

New Insights into Myopic Blindness

COPE # 22830-GO

1 regular credit

Mon
5
2009
October 5, 2009
7:30PM

Lecture 2 "AMD: A Practice Proactive Approach"

2 TPA Credits Jeffrey Gerson, O.D.

Sponsored by Zeavision

Mon
5
2009
October 5, 2009
5:30-7:30PM

Lecture 1 "Retinal Findings with Systemic Disease"

2 TPA Credits Jeffrey Gerson, O.D.

Sponsored by Zeavision