Humphries Physician Program Information

The Thirty-Seventh Annual Marion K. Humphries, Jr., MD Symposium

Humphries Physician Symposium is dedicated to providing the clinical Ophthalmologist with opportunities to increase knowledge and competence related to the most up-to-date diagnostic and therapeutic interventions and to reflect on how this information might lead to changes in their daily practice.

CME Information

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 American Academy of Ophthalmology and UVA Ophthalmology.  The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this live activity for a maximum of  6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

For further information about the Humphries Physician Program, please contact our coordinator:

Ruth Jolly

2020 Humphries Information

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2020
Time: 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Omni Charlottesville Hotel
Address: 212 Ridge McIntire Road
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone: 434-971-5500

Keynote Speaker: 

Debra A. Goldstein, MD, FRCSC
Director of Uveitis Service
Department of Ophthalmology
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine

Please contact Ruth at to update your contact information. See you soon!

Registration Information:

*Registration will be available online only.  REGISTRATION IS NOT OPEN YET FOR 2020


Deadline to register online: Tuesday, September 22, 2020, after which time walk-in rates will apply.  Only check or cash will be accepted for walk-in registrants.

Physician: $300.00 (Walk-in: $350.00)
Non-UVA Students/Residents/Fellows: $50.00 (Walk-in: $100.00)

The registration fee covers lectures, continental breakfast, lunch, and breaks.

Refund Policy:

Refunds will be issued at a rate of 100% for requests made prior to September 14, 2020.  Refund requests made from September 15, 2020 and before September 22, 2020 will be issued at a rate of 50%.  No refunds will be issued after September 22, 2020.

2020 Humphries Program Details:


Hotel Room Block Information for the 2020 Humphries Programs:


Directions to the Symposium at the Omni Charlottesville Hotel:


Exit 120 and follow 5th Street North 2 miles to the historic downtown. The hotel is located on the right.


Take Route 29 South into Charlottesville to Route 250 Bypass East. Take 250 Bypass East to the third stoplight, and turn right onto McIntire Road. Go 7/10 mile to the second stop light. Go through the stoplight and the hotel is on the left.


Take Route 29 North to Route 250 Bypass East (29 North will turn into 250 Bypass East). Take 250 Bypass East to the third stoplight, and turn right onto McIntire Road. Go 7/10 mile to the second stop light. Go through the stoplight and the hotel is on the left.


Parking is complimentary for all attendees of the Humphries Symposium in the Omni Parking Garage and any spot can be parked in. Please remember to pick up your validation ticket while at the symposium. At the end of the day after the Symposium is over, scan your parking ticket, then the validation ticket, in order to leave without paying the parking fee.