August 16 Webinar: Specialty Contact Lens Grand Rounds: The Decision-Making Process

Tuesday, August 16
8:00 pm Central
presented by Tiffany Andrzejewski, OD, FAAO and John Gelles OD, FIAO, FCLSA, FSLS

This activity, COPE Activity #124398, is accredited by COPE for continuing education for optometrists.

This course is COPE Qualified for 1 hour of continuing education.
COPE Course ID:
COPE 79467-CL

The GP Lens Institute has gratefully received commercial support from Acuity Polymers, Inc., BostonSight, Contamac, and Menicon for this activity in the form of unrestricted educational grants.

About the Presenters

Dr. Tiffany Andrzejewski
Dr. Tiffany Andrzejewski graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2010. Following graduation, she completed a post-doctoral residency in Cornea and Contact Lens management at Indiana University where prior to her joining Chicago Cornea Consultants, she served as a clinical faculty member.

Her clinical work is dedicated exclusively to specialty contact lenses and surgical co-management. Dr. Andrzejewski’s special areas of interest include the management of dry eye, keratoconus, and other cornea and contact lens related issues, as well as scleral contact lenses. She is one of the top Eyeprint Pro prosthetic scleral lens fitters in the United States. In addition to caring for her patients, Dr. Andrzejewski also lectures on various contact lens topics and is actively involved in the clinical training of Optometry students and serves as an adjunct faculty member of the Illinois College of Optometry.

She is a member of the American Optometric Association and their Cornea and Contact Lens Section, the Scleral Lens Educational Society, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.

Dr. John Gelles
Dr. Gelles is the director of the specialty contact lens division of the Cornea and Laser Eye Institute – CLEI Center for Keratoconus in Teaneck, New Jersey. He is an assistant clinical professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, and an adjunct clinical professor at State University of New York College of Optometry, Illinois College of Optometry, and New England College of Optometry. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, Scleral Lens Society, Contact Lens Society of America, British Contact Lens Association, the International Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control, and a PROSE clinical fellow. He is a board member of the Contact Lens Society of America, an executive board member and education chair of the International Keratoconus Academy, an advisory board member for the Gas Permeable Lens Institute, the education chair of the Intrepid Eye Society, the chair of Refractive Surgery Alliance collaborative care section, and serves on the American Academy of Optometry’s Innovations Council. His clinical work is dedicated exclusively to specialty contact lenses for the management of keratoconus, corneal disease, ocular surface disease, and post-surgical corneal conditions. Additionally, he is a clinical investigator for multiple keratoconus and specialty contact lens-related clinical trials at CLEI.

GPLI webinars are normally held on the third Tuesday of each month. There is no charge to attend; simply register to receive a link to the live webinar. Or watch later, after they are posted to this website.

To watch previous webinars, visit the Archived Webinars webpage.

2022 Webinars

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How to Incorporate Orthokeratology into Contact Lens Practice
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Specialty Contact Lens Grand Rounds: The Decision-Making Process
— Tiffany Andrzejewski, OD, FAAO and John Gelles OD, FIAO, FCLSA, FSLS
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Expanding Your Practice through Education: Becoming a Specialty Contact Lens Externship Site
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Scleral Lens Research and Clinical Implications
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Corneal Cross-Linking and Contact Lenses: The Decision-Making Process
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