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BIOS Specific Literacy Difficulties SIG MEETING

  • 17 November 2014
  • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Lecture Hall, Education Centre 1, Royal Preston Hospital, Sharoe Green Lane north, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire PR2 9HT
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  • Current members of BIOS only
  • All those who are not current members of BIOS

BIOS Specific Learning Difficulties SIG Meeting

Monday 17th November 2014

Lecture Hall, Education Centre 1, Royal Preston Hospital,
Sharoe Green Lane north, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire PR2 9HT

 

0945 – 1015   Registration and Coffee   

1015 – 1030   Introduction

1030 – 1130   Accommodation and convergence - how different are children with SLD?", Dr Anna Horwood, Principal Research Fellow, University of Reading      

1130 - 1150   Coffee break

1150 – 1235   Coloured Lenses by Annette Ray, Orthoptist, Sevenoaks Hospital

1235 – 1315   A series of short talks on SLD services available in different areas:

  • Liz Clarke, Lincoln County Hospital
  • Dipa Dave, Royal Preston Hospital
  • Janice W Wilson, The Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, Visual Stress Clinic, Glasgow Caledonian University
  • Kathryn Whitfield, Warrington and Halton Hospitals

1315 – 1400   Lunch

1400 – 1500   Workshop – ‘Your SIG Your Way’- A chance for you to have your say over what you would like the SIG to achieve and how it can work for you.

1500 – 1540   Thomson software for MIS Screening  

  • Claire Critchley, Royal Preston Hospital
  • Colorimetry, Janice W Wilson, Glasgow Caledonian University

1540 – 1600   Close



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