40th Kevin Hill Seminar in Ophthalmology - Retina

July 19–23, 2015
Location: Colby College Campus

M.D.'s  $529
Retirees, hospital residents, fellows, technicians and RNs: $349

Who Should Attend: Practicing Ophthalmologists
Colby College presents its 40th annual postgraduate seminar in ophthalmology.  For the past 39 years, the Kevin Hill Seminar in Ophthalmology continuing medical education program has provided stimulating lectures on current, clinically relevant topics in ophthalmology. The internationally recognized faculty are chosen for their technical and teaching abilities. This program traditionally allows ample time to ask questions of the speakers, and the interaction between students and faculty is an important feature of the course. Topics are offered on a rotating basis each year and are chosen from among the major treatment areas in ophthalmology.

This year the course will focus on retina. 

As a result of attending this program participants will:

Contact Information

Colby College Summer Programs
4730 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, ME 04901

Room and Board

All meals and lodging are available at the College for an additional $315, a fee that also covers campus recreational facilities and the lobster bake. Charges for family members, covering all of the above except seminar tuition, are as follows: 

spouse $252

other adult $315

children ages 10-16 $189

children ages 3-9 $149

If you are living off campus, tickets to the lobster bake can be purchased at our Information Desk in Cotter Union and the prices are: Lobster, $36 per person
Steak or Vegetarian, $28 per person

Course Director

Deeba Husain, M.D.
Retina Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School,
Boston, M.A.


As an institution accredited for CME, Colby College designates this educational activity for a maximum of 16.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Certificates of attendance are awarded at the end of the course.

Colby College admits registrants to any program without regard to race, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, age, sex, or handicapped status. Persons needing special assistance should contact the Special Programs Office.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the partnership of Maine Medical Education Trust and Colby College. The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association's Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide Continuing Medical Education (CME) to physicians.

Monday, July 20, 2015

2 p.m.
Registration opens
Cotter Union Information Desk

5 p.m.
Welcome reception for faculty, registrants and family.
Cotter Union – Blue Light Pub

4:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Dana Dining Hall

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

All classes will take place in the air conditioned case Study room 1 on the ground floor of the F.W. Olin Science Bldg.

7:30 a.m.
Late registration
Ground floor
F.W. Olin Science Center

8 a.m.

Dr. Turalba and Mr. Moore

Brief history of the course, Nancy Hill

8:15 a.m.

12:45 p.m.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

8 a.m.

12:15 p.m.

5:30 p.m.
Down East Lobster Bake
Johnson, Pond, Colby Campus

Thursday, July 23, 2015

8 a.m.

12:15 p.m


Friday, July 24, 2015

8 a.m.

12:30 p.m.

Wrap up and evaluation

12:45 p.m.
Lunch and departure

40th Kevin Hill Seminar in Opthalmology - Retina