Category Archives: Events

July Glaucoma CE Event!

The San Mateo County Optometric Society (SMCOS) invites all San Mateo County Optometrists to a special 2 hr FREE Glaucoma CE Event. Enjoy a delicious dinner, 2 hrs of FREE Glaucoma CE and learn about the benefits of being a SMCOS and COA member! We look forward to seeing you there! Topic: Glaucoma Speaker: Dr. Aarthi Vinca, MD https://www.peneye.com/aarthi-vinca CE: 2 hrs TPG Date: Wednesday,

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SMCOS June CE Lecture & General Meeting

Please join us for our June CE lecture and General Meeting Topic: A Strabismus Surgical DilemmaSpeaker: Dr. Omondi Nyong’o, MDhttps://www.sutterhealth.org/find-doctor/dr-omondi-nyongoCE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2019Time: 6:30pm Location: Piacere Restaurant727 Laurel StreetSan Carlos, CA 94070http://piacererestaurant.com/ A special THANK YOU to our sponsors: Alcon, Vision Source and VisionWest Fees:SMCOS: FREENon-SMCOS/COA: $55Non-COA: $85 Please by RSVP Wednesday, June 19th. Find us online at http://smcos.org/

SMCOS May CE Lecture & General Meeting

Please join us for our next CE lecture and General Meeting. Topic: Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Autoimmune DiseasesSpeaker: Dr. Quan Dong Nguyen, MD https://profiles.stanford.edu/quan-dong-nguyenCE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019Time: 6:30pm Location: Thai Tamarind1316 El Camino RealBelmont, CA 94002 A special THANK YOU to our sponsors: Vistakon and Optovue Fees:SMCOS: FREENon-SMCOS/COA: $55Non-COA: $85 Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 15th. Find us online at http://smcos.org/

April CE & General Meeting

Please join us for our next CE lecture and General Meeting. Topic: Anterior Segment Grand RoundsSpeaker: Dr. Mika Moy, ODCE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019Time: 6:30pm Location: Thai Tamarind1316 El Camino RealBelmont, CA 94002 A special THANK YOU to our sponsors: Alcon and Vistakon Fees:SMCOS: FREENon-SMCOS/COA: $55Non-COA: $85 Please RSVP by Wednesday, April 17th.

February CE Lecture & General Meeting

Please join us for our next CE lecture and General Meeting. Topic: Then, Now, and Tomorrow: Evolving the Management of Diabetic Retinopathy and the Role of the Optometrist Speaker: Dr. Ehsan Rahimy, MD CE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 Time: 6:30pm Location: West Park Farm & Sea 855 Middlefield Rd Redwood City, CA 94063 Fees: SMCOS: FREE Non-SMCOS/COA: $55 Non-COA: $85 Please RSVP

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January CE & General Meeting

Happy New Year! We look forward to having you join us for our first meeting of 2019. Topic: Treatment and Management of Red Eyes Speaker: Dr. Alfred Vong, OD CE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2019 Time: 6:30pm Location: Thai Tamarind 1316 El Camino Real Belmont, CA 94002 Fees: SMCOS: FREE Non-SMCOS/COA: $55 Non-COA: $85 A special THANK YOU to our sponsor: Vistakon Please

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Holiday Party 2018!

You are invited to the annual SMCOS Holiday Party! Date: Sunday, December 9, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Location: Angelica’s 863 Main St Redwood City, CA 94063 Please RSVP by December 1st. We will be having a raffle with lots of great prizes, as well as selling drink tickets! All proceeds will go to benefit The Samaritan House Clinic. Make sure to bring cash so you can

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October CE & General Meeting

Topic: Clinical Trials on the Management of the Angle Closure Spectrum Speaker: Dr. Andrew Mick, OD, FAAO CE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Location: Samaritan House 19th W. 39th Ave San Mateo, CA 94403 Fees: SMCOS: FREE Non-SMCOS/COA: $55 Non-COA: $85 A special THANK YOU to our sponsors: Hoya and VisionWest Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 17th

September CE & General Meeting

Our August speaker is Dr. Wen-Shin Lee from Byers Eye Institute. A special THANK YOU to our sponsors: VISTAKON Topic: Novel Pharmacologic Therapies in Glaucoma Speakers: Dr.Wen-Shin Lee, MD CE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Location: Thai Tamarind Restaurant 1316 El Camino Drive Belmont, CA 94002 Fees: SMCOS: FREE Non-SMCOS/COA: $55 Non-COA: $85 Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 19th.

August CE Lecture & Meeting

Our August speaker is Dr. Lucy Zhang, MD from Peninsula Ophthalmology Group. http://www.pogeyes.com/our-practice.html A special THANK YOU to our sponsors: ALCON and OPTOVUE Topic: Corneal Collagen Crosslinking, the New Treatment Option for Corneal Ectasias Speakers: Dr. Lucy Zhang, MD CE: 2 hrs Date: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 Time: 6:30pm Location: Thai Tamarind Restaurant 1316 El Camino Drive Belmont, CA 94002Fees: SMCOS: FREE Non-SMCOS/COA: $55 Non-COA:

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