Department of Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

April 9, 2020 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
513 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143
Nico Henderson

VIRTUAL 8:30-10:00 am– Ophthalmology and the Coronavirus Pandemic:

“COVID Related Literature Review”, Travis Redd, MD; Miel Sundararajan, MD; Kareem Moussa, MD

“COVID-19 related ophthalmology projects at UCSF”, Julie Schallhorn, MD, MS

“Safety Considerations for the Ophthalmologists”, Gerami Seitzman, MD

“Azithromycin for COVID-19 Treatment in Outpatients Nationwide (ACTION) Trial”, Catie Oldenburg, PhD

CANCELLED: 9:15-10:00am–Grand Rounds Lecture: “Insights into Disease Pathogenesis from Deep DNA Pathogen Sequencing”, Russell N. Van Gelder, MD, PhD


  1. Review commonly cited COVID-19 related literature
  2. To understand the risks of SARS-CoV-2 transmission for ophthalmologists
  3. Introduction to COVID-19 related projects at UCSF and Proctor

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.

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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.