Make plans to attend our Continuing Education events at the UMSL Conference Center on North Campus. The annual August Academe will be held on Sunday, August 25, 2019, from 8am-5pm. This year’s topic is a contact lens update. UMSL faculty members will be lecturing: Drs. Vinita Henry, Ed Bennett, Julie Dekinder, and Jessica Tu. Former UMSL Contact and Cornea Lens resident Dr. Carl Kramer will also lecture. There are 8 hours of CEE credit available. New this year is the option for 30 ODs to attend a workshop session (dry eye treatment and scleral lens fitting) in place of one of the lectures. Registration closes on August 22nd:


You may direct any questions regarding Continuing Education to Erin Schaeffer at