Zika & Utilizing Digital Imaging

Zika is a virus. Known as, Congenital Zika Syndrome- CZS is a group of birth defects associated with Zika infection during pregnancy. Congenital Zika Syndrome includes birth defects, like microcephaly, and other health and development problems. Babies who were infected with Zika before birth may have damage to their eyes and/or the part of their brain that is responsible for vision, which may affect their visual development.

Speaker: Dr. Andrea Zin
Ophthalmologist Specialized in Retina and Ophthalmopediatric

Understanding the disease entity Zika and use of digital imaging for detection and diagnosis may help aid in better visual outcomes for these patients.

At the end of the presentation, the clinician will be able to:

  • Understand Zika and how it may affect the eyes of patients that test positive for the virus
  • Understand the various eye abnormalities associated with Zika
  • Understand the important role of digital imaging for Zika patients
Module 1 Zika & Utilizing Digital Imaging
Unit 1 Zika & Utilizing Digital Imaging - Video Lecture
Unit 2 Zika & Utilizing Digital Imaging - The Quiz


To to take this course you need to be a registered member on the Vision Care Academy!