Virtual PGC FAQs

Where can I find out more about the OAO 2021 Virtual PGC Series?

Please click here to see the course list, course descriptions, learning objectives and information on our 2021 faculty.


How do I register to attend the OAO 2021 Virtual PGC Series?

Click here to register for the OAO 2021 Virtual PGC Series.


Is the webinar live?

No, all virtual sessions have been recorded and are available for registered attendees on demand. Registered attendees will receive a link to view the OAO 2021 Virtual PGC Series presentations. If you have not received a link by April 10th, please contact Shelley Shirley at 503-222-EYES or staff@oregoneyephysicians.org.


Do I need a password to log in?

No, you do not need a password to log in. Click on the link to virtual content provided in your registration email. Next click on the video you want to watch. Next, click on the play arrow and you will be directed to a “log-in” page. Using the log-in panel on the right side of the page, enter your first name, last name with certification, and email address. You will have to log-in to each video you watch. This is used as your sign-sheet for accreditation.


Do I have to watch the presentations in any particular order?

No, you may watch the presentations in any order and you may view them multiple times. Videos are available on demand and may be watched any time of day.


Is there a deadline to complete the OAO 2021 Virtual PGC Series?

October 3, 2021. The content is available to view on demand and will be available through October 3, 2021.


Will I receive CME?

Yes. Our virtual event is approved for the same CMEs as an in-person event! The Oregon Medical Association is considering this virtual activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the Joint Providership of the Oregon Medical Association (OMA) and the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology (OAO). The OMA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


How do I get my CME Certificate?

After viewing the OAO 2021 Virtual PGC Series, you will need to complete an online course evaluation to receive your CME Certificate. Upon completion of the evaluation, you will be emailed a CME certificate which you need to complete, sign and return via email to staff@oregoneyephysicians.org. Please keep a copy on file for your records.


How do I complete the Course Evaluation?

The Course Evaluation must be completed online. You may download a pdf of the Course Evaluation to make notes. Click here (coming soon).


Virtual Meeting Cancellation Policy:

Refunds or cancellations will only be considered in extreme circumstances. Please provide a written explanation via email: staff@oregoneyephysicians.org.


I am a business. How can I support the OAO’s Virtual Education Conferences?

Please download our 2021 Sponsorship Package (coming soon) for more information and please click here to register as a 2021 Sponsor.


Who should I contact if I have questions?

For all questions, please contact Shelley Shirley at 503-222-EYES or staff@oregoneyephysicians.org.