Date: Thursday, February 1, 2018
Time: 10:00am – 11:45pm
Presenter: Marcus Spann
Location: Street Level Classroom
This class is designed to help individuals with database searching and planning.
Provider: University of Iowa Ophthalmology for Association of Vision Science LIbrarians
Descriptions: This is an updating alphabetical list of university ophthalmology departments, opthalmological societies, authoritative consumer resources provided by respected medical entities, websites devoted to particular eye diseases, and even mailing lists and newsletters. There is no search box, so browse or use the "Find" feature of your browser to locate keywords.
Keywords: blindness, dry eye, eye, macular degeneration, ophthalmic, ophthalmologist, opthalmology, optometrist, optometry, strabismus
Provider: University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Contents: case reports, full text, links, tutorials, video, websites
Access Level: Free, Open Access
Descriptions: This University of Iowa site contains a wealth of resources for the student of ophthalmology. It includes tutorials, case reports, an atlas and a video atlas, an extensive section on competencies, and links to videos of many surgical procedures. The University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences has been ranked one of the top eye hospitals by U.S. News , and as one of the Best Overall, Best Clinical and Best Residency Programs by Ophthalmology Times.
Keywords: Creative Commons, eye, ophthalmology
Provider: New York Eye and Ear Infirmary Department of Ophthalmology
Descriptions: "The Digital Atlas of Ophthalmology is a database of images drawn from the vast clinical experience of The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary specialists and their colleagues around the world. The Digital Atlas is intended to serve as a visual reference and educational supplement for ophthalmologists, general physicians, and medical students."
Keywords: eye, images, ophthalmology