EDUTAINMENT EVENTS AT SECO 20/20!

Glazier’s Whisky Business!

Join Alan Glazier, OD for casual dining, one hour of outstanding CE topped off with an evening of Whisky Tasting. Discover what makes whisky unique in taste and how changes to the distilling process can and will change the taste of every batch. From single barrel to small batch, blended or rye, whisky has a taste for all!

Myopia Control Update with Dr. Glazier!

Today's parents are looking for providers that can provide real answers when it comes to preventing and controlling myopia. Don't miss this special offsite opportunity to learn everything you need to know with ODs on Facebook's very own Alan Glazier, OD. Myopia control is quickly becoming a new standard of care for our patients. This course will review the history of and basis for the science of myopia control as well as methods of myopia control backed by peer-reviewed research as well as how to apply the treatments in clinical settings.

Course #907- Myopia Control Update, Alan Glazier, OD
Offsite: Dantanna's, One CNN Center Ste. 269, Atlanta, GA 30303
COPE: General Optometry (GO)
Fee includes dinner, 2 drink tickets and 1 hour CE
Thursday, March 5
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM Casual Dining
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM CE Course
8:30 PM Whisky Tasting + Networking Immediately Following

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Pitstop with Paul at the Porsche Center!

Learning shouldn't be this much FUN! For 2020, SECO has expanded upon its reputation of presenting education in novel and enjoyable settings. In addition to lunch and dinner sessions we're putting the pedal to the metal with “Pitstop with Paul” CE and Sports Car Experience at the Porsche Center with SECO’s General Chairman, Paul C. Ajamian, OD. In an era of increasing litigation for anything against anyone, the doctor of optometry is driving on thin ice. This course will cover practical reminders on avoiding malpractice using actual court cases.

Course #123- Steering Clear of Malpractice, Paul C. Ajamian, OD
Offsite: Porsche Center, One Porsche Dr, Atlanta, GA 30354
COPE: General Optometry (GO) 1 Hour CE
Thursday, March 5, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM – Course: Steering Clear of Malpractice, Paul C. Ajamian, OD.

Thursday, March 5, 5:45 PM – 6:45 PM - Demo laps information: Each participant will get to experience the thrill of a Porsche from the passenger seat, while the professional drivers take them around the course. Demonstration laps last 2-3 minutes. Each participant must bring a photo ID.

Note: Due to the fact there may be participants that decide to add on the 2-Hour Drive Experience, no transportation is provided to or from this special event.

Attendees will need to be check in at the security gate and present a government issued ID and must be 21 years of age.  If your name not on the guest list or you do not have a government issued ID  - you will not be allowed entrance.  From the gate, you will proceed to the Porsche Experience Center Reception desk to check in and sign a waiver for the Driving Experience. Once complete, you will be directed to the Turbo Room for the 1 hour CE session.  This process takes approximately 30 minutes.

If interested in driving the course, participants can add on a 2-Hour Drive Experience. The 2-Hour Drive Experience (to take place prior to the course), drive times are 9:00am, 11:00am, and 2:00pm and are first come first served. SECO has not reserved any spots for this experience. The cost for the driving experience is $650 per person and includes a $50 damage waiver. Space is limited to 21 participants. To sign up for the driving experience, please register online at https://www.porschedriving.com/atlanta/book-driving.

Be a Sport at Stats Sports Bar

Upscale Sports Bar Dinner and CE with Selina McGee, OD.  Join Dr. McGee at Stats Sports Bar for two hours of outstanding CE:   "Aesthetically Pleasing: Incorporating Oculoplastics Into Your Practice". This course will help increase awareness of what's available in the aesthetic marketplace today, and how doctors of optometry can incorporate aesthetics into their own practice. Resources will be provided to better equip doctors to talk to their patients about oculoplastic/cosmetic procedures.

Course #124- Aesthetically Pleasing: Incorporating Oculoplastics Into Your Practice, Selina McGee, OD
Offsite: STATS Brewpub, 300 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
COPE: General Optometry (GO)
Fee includes dinner, 2 drink tickets and 2 hour CE
Thursday, March 5
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Casual Dining
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM CE Course
Networking Immediately Following

"Meal With Mo" at Der Biergarten!

Join Mo Rafieetary, OD for casual dining and CE at one of downtown Atlanta's most enjoyable spots, Der Biergarten.  Mo's course "Anti-VEGF for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner" begins at 7:15PM Thursday March 5 and ends at 8:15PM. In the last two decades, anti-VEGF therapy has significantly transformed management and visual outcome of many retinal conditions. This course will probe the indications, risks and benefits of these drugs. The economic impact of these therapies is also discussed.

Course #125- Anti-VEGF for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, Mohammad Rafieetary, OD
Offsite: Der Biergarten,  300 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
COPE: Anterior Segment (AS) 1 Hour CE
Fee includes dinner, 2 drink tickets and 1 hour CE
Thursday, March 5
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Casual Dining
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM CE Course
Networking Immediately Following