Mid Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians (MJSOP)

Includes Middlesex, Union and Somerset Counties.

President: George Veliky, O.D.
Phone: (732) 750-0400 x1156; FAX (732) 602-0749 

Please view where the  location will be for each lecture at this time until finalized.  Dinner orders for ALL ATTENDEES will be  taken at 6:50 PM.  Lecture and dinner to start  promptly at  7:00 PM 

Fees

  • MJSOP Members: $60.00/lecture, or 1 time fee of $350.00/lecture cycle             ( Fall/Spring of 2017-2018). (For MJSOP members, 1 time fee includes all C/E (18 credits) , monthly dinner, and MJSOP dues for Fall/Spring)
  • Non-members: $80.00/lecture, or a one time fee of $470.00/lecture cycle    (Fall/Spring of 2017-2018)...1 time fee includes all CE (18 credits), monthly dinner, and MJSOP dues for Fall-Spring.

 

December 2017

Tue
5
2017
December 5, 2017
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting & Dinner

Tue
5
2017
December 5, 2017
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Contact Lenses for the Compromised Cornea" 2 NJSBO TPA Credits

Speaker: Steve Sorkin, OD Sponsor: Corneal Associates of New Jersey

January 2018

Tue
9
2018
January 9, 2018
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "A Paradigm Shift in the Management of Keratoconus" 2 NJSBO TPA Credits

Speaker: Shanda Ross, OD Sponsor: Clarity Refractive Services

February 2018

Tue
6
2018
February 6, 2018
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Businnes Meeting & Dinner

Tue
6
2018
February 6, 2018
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Oral Pain Medications" 2 NJSBO Oral Credits

Speaker: Rudy Rodriguez, OD Sponsor: TBA

March 2018

Tue
6
2018
March 6, 2018
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting & Dinner

Tue
6
2018
March 6, 2018
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: Cataract Post-Op Co Management: Yes You Can!" 2 NJSBO TPA Credits

Speaker: Lisa Ortenzio, OD Sponsor: OMNI Eye Surgery, New York

April 2018

Tue
3
2018
April 3, 2018
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting & Dinner

Tue
3
2018
April 3, 2018
7:00-9:00PM

Topic TBA Credits: TBA

Speaker: TBA Sponsor: TBA

May 2018

Tue
1
2018
May 1, 2018
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting & Dinner

Tue
1
2018
May 1, 2018
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "New Paradigms in the Treatment of Amblyopia" 2 NJSBO Regular Credits Pending

Speaker: Leonard Press, OD., F.A.A.O. Sponsor: The Vision & Learning Center

November 2017

Tue
7
2017
November 7, 2017
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Tax Topics for the Primary Care Optometrist" 2 NJSBO Regular Credits

Speaker: Yuri Kapilovich, CPA,MST Sponsor: Wilkin & Guttenplan, P.C.

Tue
7
2017
November 7, 2017
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting & Dinner

October 2017

Tue
3
2017
October 3, 2017
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "The Optometrist's Role in the World of Neuro-Rehabilitation"

Speaker: Errol Rummel, OD 2 NJSBO TPA Credits Sponsored by: TBA

Tue
3
2017
October 3, 2017
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting & Dinner

Location for October Meeting will be held at Carmen's Trattoria 907 Oak Tree Ave. South Plainfield NJ. 07080 908-822-1424

September 2017

Tue
12
2017
September 12, 2017
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "MIGS: The Surgurical Glaucoma Revolution"

Speaker: George Veliky, OD 2 NJSBO TPA Credits Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

Tue
12
2017
September 12, 2017
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting & Dinner NOTE: 2nd Tuesday of September

Location for this meeting will be held at Ristorante Venezia 112 Main Street Woodbridge NJ 732-855-8995 please reply if specific dietary restrictions are necessary

May 2017

Tue
2
2017
May 2, 2017
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Evaluation & Management of the Trearing Patient" #456-2019 2 TPA Credits

Speaker: Henry Lee, OMD Sponsored by: "Alcon"

Tue
2
2017
May 2, 2017
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

April 2017

Tue
4
2017
April 4, 2017
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "TBA" Type of credits "TBA"

Speaker: "TBA" Sponsored by: "TBA"

Tue
4
2017
April 4, 2017
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

March 2017

Tue
7
2017
March 7, 2017
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

February 2017

Tue
7
2017
February 7, 2017
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: " Ocular Diseases Update: Dry Eye" 2 TPA Credits COPE #50443-AS

Speaker: Edward Harmer, OD Sponsor by: Allergan & Clarity Refractive Services

Tue
7
2017
February 7, 2017
6:30-7:30PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

January 2017

Tue
3
2017
January 3, 2017
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

December 2016

Tue
6
2016
December 6, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "A Review of MACRA, MIPS and other Bonus Prgrams!!" 2 Regular COPE Credits 50671-PM

Speaker: Harvey Richman, OD Sponsored by: TBA

Tue
6
2016
December 6, 2016
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

November 2016

Tue
1
2016
November 1, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Flashes & Floaters, Oh My!!"2 TPA Credits

Speaker: Danielle Strauss, MD Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

Tue
1
2016
November 1, 2016
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

October 2016

Tue
4
2016
October 4, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Update on Dry Eye Treatment & Management" 2 COPE TPA Credits 50443-AS

Speaker: Ed Harmer, O.D. Sponsored by: Solution Reach & OMNI Eye Services

Tue
4
2016
October 4, 2016
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Business Meeting

September 2016

Tue
13
2016
September 13, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

"Scleral Lens Workshop" 2 COPE TPA Credits Pending

Speaker: Drew Biondo, M.D. Sponsored by X-Cel Specialty Contacts

Tue
13
2016
September 13, 2016
6:30-7:00PM

MJSOP Meeting

May 2016

Tue
3
2016
May 3, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

"Perfecting Vision: Trends in Refractive Surgery 2016" 2 COPE Credits #45025-RS

Speaker: Shanda Ross, O.D. Sponsor by: OMNI Eye Services

Tue
3
2016
May 3, 2016
6:50-7:00PM

MJSOP Meeting & Dinner Sponsored by Alcon

April 2016

Tue
5
2016
April 5, 2016
6:50-7:00PM

Topic: "Grand Rounds: Ocular Inflammation" 2 Oral Credits NJSBO #239-2017

Speaker: Nazreen Esack, O.D. Speaker Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

Tue
5
2016
April 5, 2016
6:45-7:00PM

MJSOP Meeting

MJSOP's Dinner is Sponsored by: Allergan

March 2016

Tue
1
2016
March 1, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: The Psychosocial Adjustment To Vision Loss"

Speaker: NJ Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Tue
1
2016
March 1, 2016
6:50-7:00PM

MJSOP Meeting & Dinner

Dinner Sponosr: Solution Reach

February 2016

Tue
2
2016
February 2, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

"The Glaucomas" COPE # 47511-GL for 2 Credits

Speaker: Elana Rosenberg, M.D. sponsored by OMNI Eye Services

Tue
2
2016
February 2, 2016
6:50-7:00PM

MJSOP Meeting

January 2016

Tue
5
2016
January 5, 2016
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Diabetic Medications" 2 Oral Credits NJSBO #251-2017

Speaker: Kerry Gelb, O.D. Sponsored by: "TBA"

Tue
5
2016
January 5, 2016
6:50-7:00PM

MJSOP's Meeting

December 2015

Tue
1
2015
December 1, 2015
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Early Detection & Treatment of Macular Degeneration" 2 TPA Credits Pending

Speaker: Ed Harmer, O.D. Sponsored: Zea Vision

Tue
1
2015
December 1, 2015
6:50-7:00PM

MJSOP's Meeting

November 2015

Tue
3
2015
November 3, 2015
7:00-9:00PM

Topic: "Myopia Control" 2 NJSBO Credits pending

Speaker: Marilyn Vricella, M.D. Sponsored by: Alcon

Tue
3
2015
November 3, 2015
6:50-7:00PM

MJSOP's Meeting

October 2015

Tue
6
2015
October 6, 2015
7:00-9:00PM

"ICD-10 is Here: Are you Prepared?" 2 COPE Credits #43542-PM

Speaker: Harvey Richman, O.D. Sponsored by: Shore Family Eye Care

Tue
6
2015
October 6, 2015
6:50-7:00PM

MJSOP's Meeting

September 2015

Tue
8
2015
September 8, 2015
7:00-9:00PM

Topic "When Corneas Go Viral: Herpetic Edition" 2 COPE Credits COPE # 45570-AS

Speaker: Marta Fabrykowski, O.D.

Tue
8
2015
September 8, 2015
6:30-9:30PM

September 8, 2015 MJSOP Lecture and Meeting will be held at D'Novo Restaurant

205 Main Street Metuchen NJ

May 2015

Tue
5
2015
May 5, 2015
6:50-8:50PM

20 Malpractice Cases: Don't Make These Same Mistakes" COPE # 43130-EJ 2 Regular Credits

Presented by: Mark Friedberg, M.D.

Sponsor: NOVABAY

April 2015

Tue
7
2015
April 7, 2015
6:50-8:50PM

"Oral Medications" 2 Oral Credits NJSBO# 274-2015

Presented by: Rodolfo Rodriguez, O.D.

Sponsored by: SUNY Optometry and Alcon

March 2015

Tue
17
2015
March 17, 2015
7:15-9:15PM

"Oral Medications in Treating Ocular Disease" 2 Oral Credits COPE # 34229-OP

Speaker: George Veliky, O.D.

Tue
17
2015
March 17, 2015
6:45-7:15PM

MJSOP meeting and a Special Lecture/Learning Opportunity

Dr. Al Morier will speak on Ocular Manifestations of Fabry's Disease and MJSOP's 2 credit lecture follows

Tue
3
2015
March 3, 2015
6:45-7:15PM

SPECIAL PRESENTATION on "Ocular Manifestations of Fabry's Disease"

Presented By: Albert Morier, O.D.

Sponsored By: Genzyme

February 2015

Tue
3
2015
February 3, 2015
6:50PM

"Progressive Myopia: Should We Control It & How?" 2 Regular Credits COPE # 42911-GO

Presented by: Tamy Petrosyan, O.D.

Sponsored By: SUNY Optometry

January 2015

Tue
6
2015
January 6, 2015
6:50-9:00PM

Topic "VEP/ERG in Optometric Practice" 2 TPA credit hour Lectures COPE # 42730-PS

Presented by: Edward Harmer, O.D.

Sponsor: Diopsys

December 2014

Tue
2
2014
December 2, 2014
6:50-9:00PM

"Rare Presentations That Aren't That Rare Anymore!" 2 TPA Credits COPE #38874-GO

Presented by: Marta Fabrykowski, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Sponsor: Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital

November 2014

Tue
4
2014
November 4, 2014
6:50-9:00PM

"Common Assumptions Which Are Probably Costing You Money" 2 NJSBO Regular Credits #236-2015

Presented By: Bethany Fishbein, O.D.

Sponsor: Somerset Eye Care

October 2014

Tue
7
2014
October 7, 2014
6:50-9:00PM

"Building your Optometric Practice in a Digital World" 2 NJSBO Regular Credits #253-2015

Presented by: Joshua Gindea, D.D.S.

Sponsor: DoctorsInternet.com

September 2014

Tue
2
2014
September 2, 2014
6:50-9:00PM

"Pathway Predicaments" 2 TPA Credits COPE # 36372-NO

Presented by: John Insinga, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Sponsor: OMNI Eye Services

May 2014

Tue
6
2014
May 6, 2014
6:45PM

"Trauatic Brain Injuries-What OD's Need to Know" 1 Regular Credit & 1 TPA Credit NJSBO #241-2015

Presented by: S. Moshe Roth, O.D. Sponsored by: TBD

April 2014

Tue
1
2014
April 1, 2014
6:45PM

"Therapeutic Contacts for the Compromised Cornea" 2 TPA Credits COPE # 39605-CL

Presented by: Steven Sorkin, O.D. Sponsored by: TBD

March 2014

Tue
4
2014
March 4, 2014
6:45PM

"Prescribing Oral & Topical Meds for the Pediatric Patient" 2 Oral Credits NJSBO# 232-2015

Presented by: Joseph Napolitano, M.D. Sponsored by: Alcon & OMNI Eye Services

February 2014

Tue
4
2014
February 4, 2014
6:45PM

Topic "TBA" 2 Credits

Presented by: TBA Sponsored by: TBA

January 2014

Tue
7
2014
January 7, 2014
6:45PM

Topic "TBA" 2 Credits

Presented by: TBA Sponsored by: TBA

December 2013

Tue
3
2013
December 3, 2013
6:45PM

"Oral Medications: A Retinal Specailist's Perspective" 2 NJSBO ORAL Credits Pending Approval

Presented by: Mark Friedberg, M.D. Sponsored by: Retinal Associates, Red Bank, New Jersey

November 2013

Tue
5
2013
November 5, 2013
6:45PM

"Optometric Evaluation of Children: Infancy and Beyond" 2 COPE Credits

Presented by: Marilyn Vricella, O.D., F.C.O.V.D. Sponsored by: SUNY Optometry

October 2013

Tue
1
2013
October 1, 2013
6:45PM

"Understanding Legal Tools: Keys to Lawsuit Prevention" 2 COPE Credits 31671-EJ

Presented by: Mr. Dan McNeff, C.F.P. Sponsored by: Legally Mine

September 2013

Tue
3
2013
September 3, 2013
6:45PM

"Glaucoma: From All Angles" 2 COPE Pending Credits

Presented by: George Veliky, O.D. Sponsored by: ALCON

May 2013

Tue
7
2013
May 7, 2013
6:45PM

"Cornea & Refractive Surgery Challenges" 2 COPE credits 37687-RS

Presented by: Michael DelGiodice, O.D. and Sponsored by: Bausch & Lomb

April 2013

Tue
2
2013
April 2, 2013
6:50PM

"TBD" 2 Credits

Presented by: TBD

Sponsor TBD

March 2013

Tue
5
2013
March 5, 2013
6:50PM

"TBD" 2 Credits

Presented by: John Insinga, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Sponsor: OMNI Eye Services, NJ

February 2013

Tue
5
2013
February 5, 2013
6:50PM

"Review of the Amblyopia Trials" 2 Regular Credits

Presented by: Tamara Petrosyan, O.D.

Sponsor: TBD

January 2013

Tue
8
2013
January 8, 2013
6:50PM

"V.E.P. & Other Electrophysiological Studies: Case Reviews"

Presented by: Alberto Gonzalez Garcia, M.D.

2 COPE approved credits 33803-NO Sponsored by: Diopsys

December 2012

Wed
5
2012
December 5, 2012
6:50PM

"Glaucoma: 2012 & Beyond" 2 TPA credits

Presented by: Douglas K. Grayson, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Sponsor: OMNI Eye Services, NJ

November 2012

Tue
6
2012
November 6, 2012
6:50PM

"The Optometrist's Role in Diagnosing Child Abuse" 2 Credits

Presented by: William Tullo, O.D.

Sponsor:Oculus

October 2012

Tue
2
2012
October 2, 2012
6:50PM

"Genetics in Eye Care" 2 COPE Credits 34126-SD

Presented by: Albert M. Morier, M.A., O.D.

Sponsor: Genzyme

September 2012

Tue
4
2012
September 4, 2012
6:50PM

"Oral Medications in Treating Ocular Disease"

Presented by: George Veliky, O.D. 2 COPE Credits 34229-OP

Sponsor: OMNI Eye Services, NJ

May 2012

Tue
1
2012
May 1, 2012
6:30PM

"EMR Rountable Discussion"

Presented by: OD Panle Discussion

2 Regular Credits NJSBO

April 2012

Tue
3
2012
April 3, 2012
6:30PM

"Common Systemic Medications & Case Studies"

Presented by: Kerry Gelb, O.D.

2 COPE Oral Credits 30783-PH

March 2012

Tue
6
2012
March 6, 2012
6:30PM

"Patience with Social Media Can Bring you PATIENTS" & "Local Search Optimization: How to Rank #1 on Google Places"

Presented by: Jason Daniels 2 COPE Regular credits 28838-PM 1 hr & 29372-PM 1 hr

Sponsor: EyeCarePro.net

February 2012

Tue
7
2012
February 7, 2012
6:30PM

"Instituting Medical Optometry into Everyday Practice"

Presented by: Edward Harmer, O.D. 2 COPE Reg Credits 30111-PM

Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

January 2012

Tue
3
2012
January 3, 2012
6:45PM

"Pain Management"

Presented by: Rodolfo Rodriguez, O.D.

2 Oral Credits

Tue
3
2012
January 3, 2012
6:30PM

"Pain Management"

Presented By: Rudy Rodriguez, O.D.

NJSBO #48-2011 2 Oral Credits

December 2011

Tue
6
2011
December 6, 2011
6:45PM

"The Tearing Patient: Don't Let Them Drive You Crazy"

Presented by: James Milite, M.D. Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

2 TPA Credits (NJSBO)

November 2011

Tue
1
2011
November 1, 2011
6:45PM

"Autism Spectrum Disorder: What's the Connection with Vision?"

Presented by: S. Moshe Roth, O.D. Sponsored by: David Lerner Associates

2 Regular Credits (NJSBO)

October 2011

Tue
4
2011
October 4, 2011
6:45PM

"Patience with Social Media Can Bring you Patients" & "Local Search Optimization: How to Rank #1 on Google Places"

Presented by: Jason Daniels

Sponsored by: EyeCarePro 2 COPE Credits #28838-PM (1hr) & #29372-PM (1hr)

September 2011

Tue
6
2011
September 6, 2011
6:45PM

"Glaucoma: From ALL Angles"

Presented by: George Veliky, O.D. Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services

2 COPE Credits #21218-GL

May 2011

Tue
3
2011
May 3, 2011
6:30PM

"Evaluation of the Patient with Diplopia" Presented by: Chris Thiagarajah, M.D.

2 NJSBO Credits #92-2010 Sponsored by: The Eye Care & Surgery Center

April 2011

Tue
5
2011
April 5, 2011
6:30PM

"Vision Therapy in the 21st Century" Speaker: William Ference, O.D.

1 Regualr and 1 TPA Credit Pending COPE Approval Lecture Sponsored By: Allergan

March 2011

Tue
1
2011
March 1, 2011
6:30PM

"Can AMD be Prevented" Presented by: Kerry Gelb, O.D.

2 COPE Credits 27742-OP Sponosred by: Zea Vision

February 2011

Tue
15
2011
February 15, 2011
6:30PM

"Dry Eye" Presented by: Tom Kislan, O.D. RESCHEDULED FROM 2/1/2011

Sponsored by: Inspire 2 COPE credits/NJSBO Credits pending

January 2011

Tue
4
2011
January 4, 2011
6:30PM

"Premium IOL's in the Real World " Presented by: George Veliky, O.D.

2 TPA Credits COPE# 23815-AS Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services, NJ

December 2010

Tue
7
2010
December 7, 2010
6:30PM

"Ocular Side Effects of Systemic & Topical Meds" Presented by: John Insinga, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services 2 Oral credits NJSBO #43-2010

November 2010

Tue
2
2010
November 2, 2010
6:30PM

"Diplopia & Proptosis: Case Studies" Presented by : Christopher Thiagarajah, M.D.

Approved 2 TPA credits NJSBO # 92-2010

October 2010

Tue
12
2010
October 12, 2010
6:30PM

"Medical Coding & Reimbursement" 2 COPE Credits #24864-PM

Presented by: Robert E. Rebello Sponsored by: Topcon & EyeCOR

September 2010

Tue
14
2010
September 14, 2010
6:30PM

"Progression in Glaucoma" 2 TPA credits COPE # 27886-GL

Presented By: Michael Cymbor, O.D. Sponsored by: Optovue

May 2010

Tue
11
2010
May 11, 2010
6:30PM

"Prescribing Oral Medications"

Presented by: Rodolfo Rodriguez, O.D.

2.5 Oral Credits-NJSBO #54-2009

April 2010

Tue
13
2010
April 13, 2010
6:30PM

"VEP-Guided Retinal Image Translocation"

Presented by: Ron Siwoff, O.D.

Sponsored by: Siwoff Low Vision Center NJSBO # 2-2010 1 TPA /2 Regular

March 2010

Tue
9
2010
March 9, 2010
6:30PM

"Dry Eye & LASIK"

Presented by: Ed Harmer, O.D.

2 TPA Credits #23320-AS

February 2010

Tue
9
2010
February 9, 2010
6:30PM

"Surgical Glaucoma: When Drops Don't...Cut It"

Presented by: George Veliky, O.D.

Sponsored by: Omni Eye Services 1.5 TPA credit &0.5 Oral Credit NJSBO #67-2009

January 2010

Tue
12
2010
January 12, 2010
6:30PM

"Psychosocial Adjustment to Vision Loss"

Presented by Cathy Deats, DSW,LCSW & James Warnke, MSW,LCSW

Sponsor: Adjustment to Vision Loss Project 2 Regular credits Pending (NJSBO)

December 2009

Tue
8
2009
December 8, 2009
6:30PM

Choroidal Melanoma: A Review of the Studies

Presented By: Shanda Ross, O.D.

Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services 2 TPA credits NJSBO # 45-2009

November 2009

Tue
10
2009
November 10, 2009
7:00PM

Ocular Meds Used in the Pediatric Population

Presented By: Joseph Napolitano, M.D.

Sponsored by: OMNI Eye Services 2 COPECredits #22622-OP

October 2009

Tue
13
2009
October 13, 2009
6:30PM

"Central Vein Occlusions: Spanning the Spectrum” & “Review of Acquired Optic Nerve Head Disorders”

Presented by George Veliky, O.D. & Allison LaFata, O.D.

Sponsored by Omni Eye Services: 2 TPA Credits

September 2009

Tue
8
2009
September 8, 2009
6:30PM

Ocular Surface Disease in the Primary OD Practice

Presented by: Mary Boname, O.D.

Sponsored by: AMO 2 COPE Credits #26088-AS