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February 21, 2021

Dr. Jim Thimons presents "Advances in Anterior Segment Medical and Surgical Therapy" as a live webinar from 7:30-9:30 P.M. Eastern Time (6:30-8:30 P.M. Central Time / 4:30-6:30 P.M. Pacific Time) on Sunday, February 21.

You will be able to see the PowerPoint presentation, hear the lecture and submit questions to the speaker. All you need is a computer, smart phone or tablet with an Internet connection. You can either use a telephone to hear the lecture or use the speakers or a headset from your computer. Please Note: You need to see the lecture slides and hear the speaker in order to get CE credit.

This is a COPE approved course (COPE # 69819-AS) and will be submitted for approval as a Live COPE Event. COPE has extended the regulation through June 30, 2021 that all interactive webinars are classified as Live CE. In the following states, regulations or Executive Orders due to COVID-19 consider COPE-approved live webinars to be live CE with no restrictions on the number of hours: CA, MD, MN, NY, PA, TX, VA, and VT. Other states may categorize these webinars are live or on-line CE; check the website of your State Board for the most current information. The course will be submitted for approval to the Texas Board of Optometry at their February 2021 meeting. PLEASE NOTE: This webinar is not approved for Florida CE; courses must be approved by the Florida Board of Optometry in addition to COPE and the NGS has not applied to Florida for approval of this course.

The Early Bird rate for this Webinar is $50 through Monday, February 15. On or after February 16, the fee is $60. Registration for Full NGS Members is $30.   

Registration will close at 1 p.m. Eastern time on the Sunday of the webinar. The meeting password, meeting number and link to the webinar website will be e-mailed.

If you would like the NGS to submit your attendance data to ARBO's OE Tracker, please make sure your OE Tracker number is included in your profile on the NGS website when you register for this webinar. We also will mail CE certificates to attending doctors.

Cancellation Policy:  Cancellations made by the Friday before a webinar can receive a refund, less a $15 processing fee, or apply the full registration fee to a future program. Cancellations made after Friday can receive a credit of the full registration fee toward a future program. To cancel, notify the National Glaucoma Sociey in writing by email (info@NationalGlaucomaSociety,org) or fax (978-470-4520). No refunds given for canceling a registration once the webinar has begun.

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Sunday Evening Webinar (2 hours of CE) Early Bird Rate: $50  
Sunday Evening Webinar for FULL NGS MEMBERS (2 hours of CE)
You must be signed in as a full member of the NGS to select this option
Rate: $30  

Sunday, February 21, 2021

7:30pm–9:30pm
Advances in Anterior Segment Medical and Surgical Therapy (COPE # 69819-AS)
J. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
This course provides the optometric physician with the most current information on the advances made in medical and surgical management of anterior segment conditions and diseases, including diagnosis and treatment of these diseases.