Banff/Lake Louise, Canada | September 17 – 24, 2017

We are currently sold out of Standard Rooms. Please contact us with any questions.

Louise Sclafani, OD

Dr. Sclafani provides expert care for patients who have corneal disease or eye trauma. Her areas of focus include contact lenses, keratoconus, bifocal and challenging contact lens fits, and laser vision correction consultation. She has earned the status of Diplomate in Cornea, Contact Lens and Refractive Technology by the American Academy of Optometry.

Dr. Sclafani is also an active researcher and educator. She serves as a teacher and mentor to ophthalmology residents, optometry externs and medical students at the University of Chicago. Dr. Sclafani accepts numerous invitations to speak at conferences and seminars around the country. She has received several awards and honors for demonstrating exceptional clinical expertise and teaching skills. Dr. Sclafani has also been appointed to positions of leadership in several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Optometry, the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association. Additionally, she has served as a consultant for the Chicago Blackhawks.

Murray Fingeret, OD

Dr. Fingeret, a graduate of the New England College of Optometry, completed a residency at the Joseph C. Wilson Health Center in Rochester, New York. Dr. Fingeret is Chief of the Optometry Section, Brooklyn/St. Albans Campus, Department of Veterans Administration New York Harbor Health Care System. Dr. Fingeret is a Clinical Professor at the State University of New York, College of Optometry, a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, the National Academies of Practice, American Glaucoma Society and sits on the Board of Directors of the Glaucoma Foundation. Dr. Fingeret is executive vice-president of the Optometric Glaucoma Society as well as chair of the Glaucoma Diplomate committee of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Fingeret, the recipient of the 1996 Otsuka Glaucoma Educators Award from the American Academy of Optometry and 1999 AMSUS Federal Service Optometrist of the Year award, has authored numerous articles and co-authored the texts “Atlas of Primary Eyecare Procedures” and “Primary Care of the Glaucomas”. Dr. Fingeret sits on the editorial boards of the Journal of Glaucoma, International Glaucoma Review, Primary Care Optometry News and Review of Optometry.

20 hours of COPE qualified credits available

Full Registration – 20 hours – $895
Partial Registration – 12 hours – $595

Monday, September 18
Louise Sclafani, OD

7:30 am – 9:10 am – Corneal Dystrophies and Degenerations
(COPE #45986-CL)
9:20 am – 10:10 am – It’s Easier than you think – How to Implement Myopia Prevention and Control MPC In Your Practice
(COPE #52253-CL)
10:20 am – 12:00 pm – Make a Difference and Fit the Unusual
(COPE #52612-CL)

Wednesday, September 20
Louise Sclafani, OD

7:30 am – 9:10 am – Microbial Keratitis (COPE #49602-AS)
9:20 am – 10:00 am – Gaining Control Lifestyle and Gender Concerns of the Glaucoma Patient (COPE #52259-GL)
10:10 am – 11:00 am – Grand Rounds – Guess What I Saw Today
(COPE #52616-AS)
11:10 am – 12:00 pm – Vision of the Artist (COPE #45824-GO)

Friday, September 22
Murray Fingeret, OD

7:30 am – 9:10 am – New Technology in the Diagnosis and Management of Glaucoma (COPE #49389-GL)
9:20 am – 11:10 am – The Secondary Glaucomas (COPE #48122-GL)
11:10 am – 12:00 pm – Interpreting Visual Fields (COPE #47423-GL)

Saturday, September 23
Murray Fingeret, OD

7:30 am – 8:20 am – Glaucoma Progression (COPE #51915-GL)
8:30 am – 10:10 am – My Favorite Glaucoma Cases: A Guide to the Clinical Management of Glaucoma (COPE #51913-GL)
10:20 am – 12:00 pm – What’s New, What’s Next In Glaucoma
(COPE #47710-GL)

*Tropical CE reserves the right to make any changes to the times/courses listed above.

All hours are submitted to ARBO electronically on the attendees behalf. All Tropical CE educational programs are administered under the auspices of the Rosenberg School of Optometry, at the University of the Incarnate Word. The University reviews and endorses all course materials, speakers, and presentations. For OD’s with Florida licenses, Tropical CE will also submit attendance hours to CE Broker.


3 nights at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
4 nights at the Fairmont Banff Springs

Lodging Packages:

We are currently sold out of rooms for this conference. Please contact Josh Ogden directly if you would like to register.

Standard – $395 per night*SOLD OUT
Deluxe – $470 per night*SOLD OUT
View – $525 per night*SOLD OUT
Suite – $625 per night*SOLD OUT

Package includes 2 group receptions and dinners!!!

*Pricing does not include Park Passes, Hotel taxes and fees

Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel is located in Alberta’s Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is recognized globally for progressive environmental stewardship and responsible tourism. Originally built as a base for outdoor enthusiasts and alpinists over 100 years ago, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is a year-round luxury mountain resort offering guided mountain tours, world-class skiing in the winter, scenic hiking and canoe activities in the summer, kid’s camp, a luxury spa, and exceptional dining experiences.

Fairmont Banff Springs
Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the world famous Fairmont Banff Springs hotel stands as a landmark in the picturesque alpine town of Banff, Alberta. Canada’s “Castle in the Rockies”, has been providing legendary hospitality to our guests for more than 125 years. Fairmont Banff Springs is a year-round luxury mountain resort that offers a championship golf course during the summer, unparalleled skiing in the winter, the award winning European-style Willow Stream Spa, and authentically local dining experiences. Enjoy a short stroll from the hotel and explore the charming town of Banff, Alberta.

Details Coming Soon

Guests will want to fly to Calgary International Airport (YYC). Please forward your flight itinerary to Josh Ogden once you book your flights. Tropical CE will be arranging airport transfers for attendees and their guests. Approximate transfer time from Calgary airport to Fairmont Lake Louise is 2 hours.

We have an airline discount code with United available to all of our attendees and their guests, which can save 5-10% on your airfare.

Visit and click on the “all search options” link. Input your travel information in the form and scroll down to “Promotions & Certificates”. Type in the following code to receive your discount: ZX7J891519. You will see the words “special offer” above the pricing options when the available flights appear.

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