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Licensing Doctors of Optometry and Regulating the Practice of Optometry


Approved 2017 Continuing Education
The following continuing education courses have been approved by the Texas Optometry Board to renew licenses for 2018.

 FIND a course NOTICE
To find a course by browsing, select the Type of Course below ("Professional Responsibility," "Internet," or "Live Course") and scroll down the screen. Live courses are sorted by start date; Internet courses are sorted by course name."Approval" of continuing education courses by the Texas Optometry Board is based on the course meeting the requirements of Section 351.308 of the Optometry Act.
The Board does not make a determination
 SEARCH for a courseregarding provisions of Optometry Act Section 351.457 (splitting fees).
You may search for a course name, the location, a certain provider, or the date of the course. Simply use the "Find on This Page" feature of your Internet browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Netscape, Safari, etc.). For Internet Explorer, click on the "Edit" pull down menu in the top left of the computer screen. Now select "Find on This Page" and type a search word, "glaucoma" for example (do not use quotes). Netscape, Firefox ("Edit" pull down menu, "Find") and other Internet browsers have a similar feature.The Board does not make a determination regarding federal law such as the False Claims Act, the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Stark Law, the Exclusion Statute, and the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. Additional information on the federal laws may be obtained from the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. The OIG has published a booklet, A Roadmap for New Physicians: Avoiding Medicare and Medicaid Fraud and Abuse
 
 CE Information
Use this link for General CE Information. If you do not see a course listed, please e-mail or call the Board at 512-305-8500, to inquire about the status of that course.


Type of Course

Professional Responsibility
     
Internet & Correspondence

Live Courses
     

     
Please note that grand rounds courses may have a start date of January 1, 2017.
The hours listed are the maximum number of hours presented. Options may be available to take fewer than the listed hours.


 Course List
This list is provided for the convenience of license holders. The course provider has provided information concerning dates and contact procedures. Please confirm any information with the provider. The Board cannot be responsible for the accuracy of this information. See also the legal notice at the bottom of this page.

  Professional Responsibility CoursesNOTICE: Professional Responsibility Courses taken on the Internet count as Internet Hours (maximum of 8 hours)
Start Date - End Date ProRes Hours Gen Hrs D/T Hrs Location Course TitleCourse NoSponsor, Contact Person, Address & Phone
1/1/2017-12/31/2017100INTERNET2017 PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY COURSE - UHCO17004UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMET,AMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
1/1/2017-12/31/2017100LIVE - VARIOUS CITIES2017 PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY COURSE - UHCO17005UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMET,AMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
2/1/2017-12/31/2017100INTERNET2017 PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY COURSE - RSO17035ROSENBERG SCHOOL OF OPTOMETRY,WANDA BOSSERMAN,9725 DATAPOINT,SAN ANTONIO,TX,78229,(210) 283-6856
2/1/2017-12/31/2017100VARIOUS LOCATIONS - LIVE2017 PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY COURSE - RSO (LIVE)17036ROSENBERG SCHOOL OF OPTOMETRY,WANDA BOSSERMAN,9725 DATAPOINT,SAN ANTONIO,TX,78229,(210) 283-6856


  Internet / Correspondence Courses  Course may include Professional Responsibility Hours (see table above)
INTERNET Gen Hours D/T Hrs Course Title Course No Sponsor Contact Person, Address & Phone
INTERNET40BILLING AND CODING FROM A TO Z17023UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01CASE CHALENGES IN THE DRY EYE DISEASE17033UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF THE EFFECTS OF BLUE LIGHT17032UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET04COMPREHENSIVE RETINA REVIEW COURSE17040RETINA CONSULTANTS OF HOUSTONSARAH GARCIA,6560 FANNIN ST.,HOUSTON,TX,77030,(713) 524-3434
INTERNET20CONTACT LENSES AND THE ELDERLY17025UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET02GLAUCOMA CASE STUDIES17021UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET02GLAUCOMA MEDICATIONS17020UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET10HOW TO FIT AND TROUBLESHOOT SCLERAL CONTACT LENSES17019UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET02INNOVATIONS IN OPHTHALMIC DRUG DELIVERY17013UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: ANTERIOR EYE ABNORMALITIES17027UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: CORNEAL ABNORMALITIES17016UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD.,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: DISORDERS OF THE OPTIC NERVE17030UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: MACULAR DEFECTS17015UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: MACULAR DISORDERS17029UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: OPTIC DISC ANOMALIES17017UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: PERIPHERAL RETINA17031UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: PIGMENTED LESIONS17018UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: RETINAL VASCULAR DISEASES17014UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01INTERACTIVE CASES: WHITE DOT SYNDROMES17028UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD.,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET10INTERACTIVE CASES:CASE OF THE WEEK - MODULE 117011UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01.5MEDICAL MANAGEMENT OF GLAUCOMA17024UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET030ONLINE OPTOMETRIC GLAUCOMA SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION COURSE17006UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET1.50SPECIALTY CONTACT LENS CODING & BILLING17022UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01STROKE AND REHABILITATION17012UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET02THE AGING ANTERIOR SEGMENT17026UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
INTERNET01UPDATES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF GEOGRAPHIC ATROPHY IN DRY AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION17034UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMETAMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419


  Live CE Courses  Course may include Professional Responsibility Hours (see table above)
Start Date-End DateGen HrsD/T HrsLocationCourse TitleCourse NoSponsor, Contact Person, Address & Phone
1/1/2017-12/31/201704HOUSTON & VARIOUS LOCATIONSRCH - GRAND ROUNDS17041RETINA CONSULTANTS OF HOUSTON,SARAH GARCIA,6560 FANNIN #750,HOUSTON,TX,77030,(713) 524-3434
1/1/2017-12/31/2017010HOUSTON TX2017 CLINICAL GRAND ROUNDS - UHCO17007UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMET,AMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
1/1/2017-12/31/2017010HOUSTON TX2017 PERIOPSIA SEMINARS - UHCO17008UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMET,AMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
1/1/2017-12/31/2017100HOUSTON TX2017 PERIOPSIA SEMINARS - UHCO17009UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMET,AMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
1/1/2017-12/31/201701.5SAN ANTONIO TX2017 CLINICAL CASE MANAGEMENT PRESENTATIONS17037ROSENBERG SCHOOL OF OPTOMETRY,WANDA BOSSERMAN,9725 DATAPOINT,SAN ANTONIO,TX,78229,(210) 283-6856
1/11/2017-1/11/201701LIVE WEBINAROCT FOR BUMPS FROM FRONT TO BACK17000NATIONAL GLAUCOMA SOCIETY,JANET SWARTZ,PO BOX 4092,ANDOVER,MA,1810,(877) 825-2020
1/12/2017-1/12/201702CYPRESS TXANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND WHAT THE HEALTHCARE PROVIDER NEEDS TO KNOW17042HARRIS COUNTY OPTOMETRIC SOCIETY,LIZ MAUZY,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 408-9060
1/20/2017-1/20/201710HOUSTON TXRESEARCH SHOWCASE: POSTER SESSION17010UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON COLLEGE OF OPTOMET,AMANDA JOHNSON,4901 CALHOUN RD,HOUSTON,TX,77204,(713) 743-2419
1/25/2017-1/25/201701LIVE WEBINARFOLLOWING BOUNCING BALL: CORNEAL HYSTERESIS17001NATIONAL GLAUCOMA SOCIETY,JANET SWARTZ,PO BOX 4092,ANDOVER,MA,1810,(877) 825-2020
2/8/2017-2/8/201701LIVE WEBINARADVANCES IN GLAUCOMA THERAPY17002NATIONAL GLAUCOMA SOCIETY,BUD O'LEARY OD,PO BOX 4092,ANDOVER,MA,1810,(877) 825-2020
2/12/2017-2/12/201704HOUSTONCOMPREHENSIVE RETINA REVIEW COURSE17039RETINA CONSULTANTS OF HOUSTON,SARAH GARCIA,6560 FANNIN ST. #750,HOUSTON,TX,77030,(713) 524-3434
2/22/2017-2/22/201701LIVE WEBINARNEW CONCEPTS IN OCULAR SURFACE DISEASE17003NATIONAL GLAUCOMA SOCIETY,BUD O'LEARY,PO BOX 4092,ANDOVER,MA,1810,(877) 825-2020
3/1/2017-3/5/201706ATLANTA GASECO 201717038SECO INTERNATIONAL, LLC.,JULIE MCCAIN,4661 NORTH SHALLOWFORD RD,ATLANTA,GA,30338,(770) 451-8206


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