KYCO Continuing Education

The University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Optometry is proud to provide continuing education programs to enhance doctors’ clinical knowledge and skills of optometry.

The Kentucky College of Optometry provides both in-person and online, continuing education. All of our courses meet the state licensing requirements for the Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (COPE) or sponsorship by an accredited school or college of optometry.

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For questions or registration information, please contact Director of Continuing Education Eilene Kinzer, O.D.


Course schedule

We invite you to attend one of our University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Optometry sponsored Continuing Education Courses below:

DateTimeCourse / EventInstructorsCOPE# of CE HoursCostCE FormatRegistration Link
Available Starting
May 1, 2021
OnlinePediatric Ocular Emergencies Rachel Brown, O.D.COPE #71489-SD
Event #121308
1$30Enduring Distance LearningRegister Here
Available Starting
May 1, 2021
OnlineOphthalmic Manifestations Related to PregnancySachie Craig, ODCOPE #71642-GO
Event #121255
1$15Enduring Distance LearningRegister Here
Available Starting
November 1, 2021
OnlineCorneal Ectasia and Crosslinking in 2021Matthew Albright, MDCOPE #74839-AS
Event #122648
1$30Enduring Distance LearningRegister Here
January 13, 202212:00 PM-1:00 PMKentucky College of Optometry
Lunch & Learn Series
January 2022
Mohammed Naja, ODCOPE #76039-NO
Event #123085
1 TPA HourKYCO Faculty: Free
Non-KYCO faculty: $10
Live In-person
Pikeville, KY
Register Here
January 26, 20225:30 PM-9:10 PMRetina Associates of Kentucky
Winter CE Conference
Thomas Stone, MD
Todd Purkis, MD, PhD
Blake Isernhagen, MD
non-COPE3 TPA Hours$25
($35 after Jan. 10)
Live In-person
Frankfort, KY
Register Here
March 23, 202212:00 PM-1:00 PMKentucky College of Optometry
Lunch & Learn Series
March 2022
Amanda Blankenship, PhDCOPE (COPE Pending)1 TPA/Pain Management HourKYCO Faculty: Free
Non-KYCO faculty: $10
Live In-person
Pikeville, KY
with a Live
Online Option
Register Here
June 27, 202212:00 PM-1:00 PMKentucky College of Optometry
Lunch & Learn Series
June 2022
Samantha Myers, ODnon-COPE1 TPA HourKYCO Faculty: Free
Non-KYCO faculty: $10
Live In-person
Pikeville, KY
with a Live
Online Option
Register Here