Department of Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

March 25, 2021 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Nico Henderson

8:30-9:15am–Case Presentations: Neuro-Ophthalmology(Jonathan Horton, MD)

9:15-10:00am–Grand Rounds Lecture: Lin Gan, Ph.D., “Transcriptional Regulation of Retinal Ganglion Cell Development” (Host: Xin Duan, PhD)

  • To understand the genetic regulatory network in the development of retinal ganglion cells
  • To understand how mutations in genes cause congenital optic nerve defects
  • To learn how mutation analysis can be used to identify disease genes and to improve retinal ganglion cell regeneration

Accreditation: The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. You must complete an evaluation to qualify for CME credit.

Faculty Relationship Disclosure: Planners Stephen McLeod, MD and Yvonne Ou, MD have stated they have no financial relationships to disclose. Speaker has stated they have no relationships to disclose.

Commercial Support Disclosure: No commercial support was received for this Grand Rounds presentation.  This CME activity complies with AM1195.

This presentation is supported by the Samuel J. Kimura fund.