Meeting Materials


Cyd Brandvein, President
David Turetsky, OD, Vice President
Rachel Michelin, Secretary
Madhu Chawla, OD
Martha Garcia, CLD, SLD
Glenn Kawaguchi, OD
Debra McIntyre, OD
Mark Morodomi, JD
Maria Salazar Sperber, JD
Lillian Wang, OD

Madhu Chawla, OD, Chair
Martha Garcia, CLD, SLD
Debra McIntyre, OD
Mark Morodomi, JD
Lillian Wang, OD

March 23, 2018
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
(or until conclusion of business)

Moraga Country Club
1600 St Andrews Dr.
Moraga, CA 94556

Kaiser Permanente
Department of Optometry
5601 De Soto Avenue, Rm 1761
Woodland Hills, CA 91367

California Eye Professionals
41637 Margarita Rd., Suite 100
Temecula, CA. 92591

Department of Consumer Affairs
HQ2 - Hearing Room
1747 North Market Boulevard,
Sacramento, CA 95834
(Additional Public Participation Site)


  1. Call to Order/Roll Call/Establishment of a Quorum
  2. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda
    • Note: The committee may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section, except to decide whether to place the matter on the agenda of a future meeting [Government Code §11125, §11125.7(a)].
  3. Discussion and Possible Action Regarding Meeting Minutes: December 14, 2017
  4. Discussion and Possible Action on Continuing Education Course Approval Requests Pursuant to Title 16, California Code of Regulations § 1536
    • A. What’s New in Glaucoma?
    • B. LLU Eye Institute’s Optometric Affiliates
    • C. Glaucoma Medication 2018
    • D. 1. Improving Cataract Surgery & Raindrop Near Vision Inlay
      2. Glaucoma as Surgical Disease
      3. Spots and Dots
    • E. Toric IOL’s; Corneal Crosslinking; Treatments for Macular Degeneration; Glaucoma Decisions and Choices; Review of Eyedrops: Prostaglandins; Aspheric vs Spherical; Tecnis, Symfony & Crystalens; Ocular Hypertension; OCT of Macula and Optic Nerve; Wavefront Technology: Topography Guided Laser – RESUBMITTAL
    • F. Annual Vitreo-Retinal Update Course 2018 Diseases
    • G. 1. Corneal Collagen Crosslinking
      2. Medical Management of Pterygium
    • H. Topography-Guided Laser Vision Correction
    • I. Current Medical and Surgical Treatments in Ophthalmology
  5. Adjournment

The mission of the California State Board of Optometry s to protect the health and safety of California consumers through licensing, education, and regulation of the practice of Optometry.

Meetings of the California State Board of Optometry and its committees are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Open Meeting Act. Public comments will be taken on agenda items at the time the specific item is raised. Time limitations will be determined by the Chairperson. The Committee may take action on any item listed on the agenda, unless listed as informational only. Agenda items may be taken out of order to accommodate speakers and to maintain a quorum. Members of the Board who are not members of this committee may be attending the meeting only as observers.

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