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July 25th - 28th

  • CE in the Rockies

Credit Hours: 20 Hours Accreditation Pending

Early Bird Deadline

Wednesday July 03, 2019 (130 days from today)


CE in the Rockies is held annually in Estes Park, Colorado, the eastern gateway community to Rocky Mountain National Park. Rocky Mountain National Park and Roosevelt National Forest surround the town of Estes Park with spectacular mountain scenery, abundant wildlife habitat, miles of hiking trails and scenic drives including Trail Ridge Road over the Continental Divide and the Peak-to-Peak Scenic Byway. The four-day program offers a variety of COPE approved continuing education hours leaving free time for leisure activities with family and friends. 


This year's program will offer 5 hours of education each day in the following format, for a total of 20 continuing education hours:


  • Thursday Evening
  • Friday Morning
  • Saturday Evening
  • Sunday Morning



  • Andrew Gurwood, OD
  • Marc Myers, OD
  • Carolyn Majcher, OD, FAAO
  • Matt Kauffman, OD, FAAO
  • Danica Marrelli, OD, FAAO



  • 21st Century Retinal Care
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • OCT and OCT-A
  • Myoipia Control
  • Specialty Concert Act Lenses
  • Glaucoma Updates
  • Rapid Fire Case Studies


Detailed agenda coming soon! 


To register, select the Registration tab and download the Registration Form:

  • Fax: 713-743-2046
  • Mail: UHCO - CE DEPT, 4901 Calhoun Road, Houston, TX 77204
  • Register over the phone: 713-743-1900


REGISTRATION NOTE:  Participants wishing to register after 12:00pm on Monday, July 22nd, will be considered a Walk-In Registration and will need to be handled onsite the day of the event. An additional Walk-In Registration fee will be applied.  




The UHCO Beer, Chili, & Ice Cream Dinner will take place on Thursday, July 25th from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. This dinner event will kick-off the four-day program where course participants, family, and friends are invited to enjoy drinks, food, and good company!  





The Ridgeline Hotel in Estes Park
101 South Saint Vrain Avenue
Estes Park, Colorado 80517
(970) 586-2332
Hotel Website


Room Block Rates: $199 per night plus tax

Room Block Deadline: Monday, June 24th, 2019

*For room block assistance past this deadline date, or to obtain rooms outside of the program dates, please contact Sherri Stephens at 970-480-4012.





Danica Marrelli, OD, FAAO, CourseMaster

Dr. Marrelli received her doctor of optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry, then completed a residency in hospital-based optometry at the Ft. Howard/Baltimore VA Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. She is currently a clinical professor at UHCO, where she is the service director of the Ocular Diagnostic Service. In the classroom, Dr. Marrelli teaches in the ocular pharmacology, glaucoma and case-based learning courses. She is the director of the ocular disease residency program. Dr. Marrelli is a diplomate in the ocular disease (glaucoma) section of the American Academy of Optometry, and serves on the executive board of the Optometric Glaucoma Society.


Will be held @

The Ridgeline Hotel

101 South Saint Vrain Ave
Estes Park,CO 80517

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Early Bird Deadline: July 03, 2019 Early Bird
20 Hours $ 500 $ 550
15 Hours $ 450 $ 495
10 Hours $ 350 $ 385
5 Hours $ 200 $ 220

Registration Forms

CE in the Rockies Registration Form Download Document

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