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Desmond Hotel and Conference Center

One Liberty Blvd.
Malvern, PA 19355
Phone: 1-800-575-1776
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November 3, 2019 - Malvern, PA

Join us in the suburbs of Philadelphia for 8 hours of COPE and Florida approved CE. THE MORNING SESSION IS NOW FULL; REGISTRATION IS ONLY AVAILABLE FOR THE AFTERNOON SESSION.

The speakers at this program are G. Richard Bennett, OD, FAAO; Eric Conley, OD, MJ, FAAO; and J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO. The full agenda and lecture titles are listed below. (Please note: All one-hour courses will be 50 minutes in length; due to limitations of our website, which only accommodates 15-minute increments, some are listed as 45 minutes and others as 60 mintues.)

Early Bird conference fees, available through October 16, are $230 for the full day (8 hours) and $115 for half-day (4 hours). Conference fees for Full NGS Members are $200 for the full day and $100 for the half-day through October 16. From October 17 through walk-in registration, conference fees are $280 for 8 hours and $140 for 4 hours ($250 and $125 for Full NGS Members). 

Space at the conference is limited.  The morning session is full; we cannot accommodate any walk-ins for the morning session.  

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made by October 28 can receive a refund, less a $25 processing fee, or apply the full registration fee to a future program. Cancellations made on or after October 29 can receive a credit of the full registration fee to a future program. Cancel in writing to the NGS by fax (978-470-4520) or e-mail (  No refunds will be given for leaving early or canceling sessions once the program begins.  

Conference registration is closed.

Sunday, November 3, 2019

Registration and Breakfast
Glaucoma Update and Grand Rounds
G. Richard Bennett, OD, FAAO
COPE # 65153-GL
Morning Break
Medical-Legal Issues in Glaucoma
Eric Conley, OD,MJ,FAAO
COPE # 64692-EJ
The Role of Ocular Surface Disease in Glaucoma
J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 63202-GL
Lunch (provided for full-day registrations)
Glaucoma Surgical Co-Management: The Practitioner's Pearls in Post-Surgical Care
Eric Conley, OD,MJ,FAAO
COPE # 64990-GL
Afternoon Break
Top Ten Drugs: What's in the Cabinet
J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
COPE # 62255-OP