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January 28, 2023

Snow School

Kalahari Resorts - Pocono Manor, PA

Snow School 2023 at Kalahari Resort is a fun-for-all-ages event! We invite optometric physicians and their families to the Poconos for the chance to enjoy the sprawling indoor water park, spa services, escape rooms, bowling, and more! Use the helpful links below to discover what Kalahari Resort and Snow School are all about!

Kalahari Resort                                   Snow School Brochure                                 Online Registration

 

Snow School CE Schedule - 6 CE Credits (4 Oral/2 TPA)

8:00 am - 8:30am: Registration & Breakfast in Exhibit Hall


8:30 am - 10:15 am: Controlling the Uncontrollable – A Look at Secondary Glaucoma: Clinical Cases, Causative Factors and Treatment Strategies -Kimberley Ovittore-Kenney, OD - COPE # 82029-GL - 2 hrs. NJSBO TPA Credits

This course will review primary versus secondary glaucoma, normal versus abnormal iris structure, and discuss those conditions which are responsible for altering the homeostasis of the eye causing Secondary Glaucoma. Through in-depth case studies, this course will help to show the role an Optometrist plays in the management of complicated cases and the co-management of patients who require surgical intervention for severe vision threatening conditions.


10:15 am - 10:45 am: Break in Exhibit Hall


10:45 am - 12:25 pm: Optometric Role in the Diagnosis and Management of Headaches - Patricia Modica, OD -COPE# 82034-NO/NJSBO #778-2023 - 2 hours NJSBO Oral Credits

The chief complaint of headaches is frequently encountered in optometric practice. This course provides the basic mechanisms of head pain, with distinguishing features of asthenopic, primary and secondary headache disorders. Case studies are utilized to highlight the role of optometrists in directing the patient to the most appropriate management.


12:25 pm - 1:25 pm: Lunch in Exhibit Hall


1:25 pm - 3:15 pm: Oral Medications in Neuro-Ophthalmic Disease - Patricia Modica, OD -COPE # 82030-NO/NJSBO # 779-2023 - 2 hours NJSBO Oral Credits

This course reviews the pathophysiology of common neuro-ophthalmic disorders as a foundation for applying the principles of pharmacologic management. The medical indications, contraindications and side effects are included in this case-based discussion.


Hotel Accommodations

Lodging is not included in the registration fee and the NJSOP special room rate block has expired. However, you can contact Kalahari Resorts & Convention Center to inquire about the current room rate/book a room (250 Kalahari Drive, Pocono Manor, PA 19349):

  • Beginning December 5th, Kalahari is cashless.  They will accept credit and mobile payments (Apply/Google Pay) as well as room charges through your RFID wristband. Should you arrive on property with only cash, they do have kiosks to exchange your dollars onto a Mastercard that can be used anywhere Mastercard is accepted.  They are requiring all hotel group guests to authorize a $100 hold to accommodate overnight folio charges. This is mandatory for all hotel overnight guests moving forward. Please be aware you will be required to have this authorization placed on your account when you check in.

Kalahari Resort                                   Snow School Brochure                                 Online Registration


Thank you to our exhibitors!

Be sure to visit their booths during the breakfast and lunch break!

 

Exhibitor Information

The New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians invites exhibitor participation at our Snow School 2023 on Saturday January 28th at Kalahari Resort and Conference Center in Pocono Manor, PA.

Exhibit space includes the following: continental breakfast, AM Break, and buffet luncheon for two (2) company representatives (additional luncheon tickets may be purchased); and one (1) 6'X24" skirted table.  Please check the box on the Exhibit Application if you need electricity at your table. 

Please register for this event via the NJSOP Event Sponsorship application.  A confirmation will be sent to you after your registration and payment is processed.   

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Add to Calendar aCLuDhaqizCaPxAftmqF167204 01/28/2023 01/28/2023 true America/New York Snow School Snow School 2023 at Kalahari Resort is a fun-for-all-ages event! We invite optometric physicians and their families to the Poconos for the chance to enjoy the sprawling indoor water park, spa services, escape rooms, bowling, and more! Use the helpful links below to discover what Kalahari Resort and Snow School are all about! Kalahari Resort                                   Snow School Brochure                                 Online Registration   Snow School CE Schedule - 6 CE Credits (4 Oral/2 TPA) 8:00 am - 8:30am: Registration & Breakfast in Exhibit Hall 8:30 am - 10:15 am: Controlling the Uncontrollable – A Look at Secondary Glaucoma: Clinical Cases, Causative Factors and Treatment Strategies -Kimberley Ovittore-Kenney, OD - COPE # 82029-GL - 2 hrs. NJSBO TPA Credits This course will review primary versus secondary glaucoma, normal versus abnormal iris structure, and discuss those conditions which are responsible for altering the homeostasis of the eye causing Secondary Glaucoma. Through in-depth case studies, this course will help to show the role an Optometrist plays in the management of complicated cases and the co-management of patients who require surgical intervention for severe vision threatening conditions. 10:15 am - 10:45 am: Break in Exhibit Hall 10:45 am - 12:25 pm: Optometric Role in the Diagnosis and Management of Headaches - Patricia Modica, OD -COPE# 82034-NO/NJSBO #778-2023 - 2 hours NJSBO Oral Credits The chief complaint of headaches is frequently encountered in optometric practice. This course provides the basic mechanisms of head pain, with distinguishing features of asthenopic, primary and secondary headache disorders. Case studies are utilized to highlight the role of optometrists in directing the patient to the most appropriate management. 12:25 pm - 1:25 pm: Lunch in Exhibit Hall 1:25 pm - 3:15 pm: Oral Medications in Neuro-Ophthalmic Disease - Patricia Modica, OD -COPE # 82030-NO/NJSBO # 779-2023 - 2 hours NJSBO Oral Credits This course reviews the pathophysiology of common neuro-ophthalmic disorders as a foundation for applying the principles of pharmacologic management. The medical indications, contraindications and side effects are included in this case-based discussion. Hotel Accommodations Lodging is not included in the registration fee and the NJSOP special room rate block has expired. However, you can contact Kalahari Resorts & Convention Center to inquire about the current room rate/book a room (250 Kalahari Drive, Pocono Manor, PA 19349): Beginning December 5th, Kalahari is cashless.  They will accept credit and mobile payments (Apply/Google Pay) as well as room charges through your RFID wristband. Should you arrive on property with only cash, they do have kiosks to exchange your dollars onto a Mastercard that can be used anywhere Mastercard is accepted.  They are requiring all hotel group guests to authorize a $100 hold to accommodate overnight folio charges. This is mandatory for all hotel overnight guests moving forward. Please be aware you will be required to have this authorization placed on your account when you check in. Kalahari Resort                                   Snow School Brochure                                 Online Registration Thank you to our exhibitors! Be sure to visit their booths during the breakfast and lunch break!   Exhibitor Information The New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians invites exhibitor participation at our Snow School 2023 on Saturday January 28th at Kalahari Resort and Conference Center in Pocono Manor, PA. Exhibit space includes the following: continental breakfast, AM Break, and buffet luncheon for two (2) company representatives (additional luncheon tickets may be purchased); and one (1) 6'X24" skirted table.  Please check the box on the Exhibit Application if you need electricity at your table.  Please register for this event via the NJSOP Event Sponsorship application.  A confirmation will be sent to you after your registration and payment is processed.    Kalahari Resorts - Pocono Manor, PA