14th Annual Harvard Medical School Intensive Cataract Surgical Training Course for Second-Year Ophthalmology Residents

May 19-20, 2018

This highly regarded weekend course will be held at Mass. Eye and Ear's main campus (243 Charles Street, Boston) and is open to U.S. and international second-year ophthalmology residents only. The course is free of charge, but registration is required.

Preliminary Agenda

Saturday, May 19
7:15 - 5:15 pm: Course Day 1
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm: Course Dinner

Sunday, May 20
7:30 - 11:30 am: Course Day 2

Course Directors

Sherleen Chen, MD
Roberto Pineda II, MD
Sheila Borboli-Gerogiannis, MD

Course Objectives

At the completion of this comprehensive course, it is expected that the residents will be able to:

  • Address preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative management issues in cataract surgery
  • Learn and practice the technical skills of cataract surgery
  • Recognize and understand complications of cataract surgery
  • Understand phacoemulsification technology, instrumentation, and lenses


Make your reservation at Wyndham Boston Beacon Hill online or call 877-999-3223 and reference the "MEEI Cataract Course 2018." ($269 per night, plus tax)

Book by April 4, 2018, or as soon as possible as rooms are limited.


Email ophthalmology_events@meei.harvard.edu or call 617-573-3529