BIOS Southern Region Clinical Day

  • 19 June 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Best Western New Holmwood Hotel, Isle of Wight
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BIOS Southern Region

(South Central Area)

Clinical Meeting and BIOS Update,

Best Western New Holmwood Hotel, Isle of Wight

Friday 19th June 2015

Quality Care - everyone, everytime

Welcome website http://www.islandorthoptics.co.uk/415400353

Venue: Best Western New Holmwood Hotel - close to the ferry terminals. The webpage has all the details for travel, most likely from Southampton. http://www.newholmwoodhotel.co.uk/contact-directions/map-directions/


09:15     Red Jet from Red Funnel Terminal 2 Southampton to West Cowes. Met by member of        Ophthalmic team.  10-15 minute walk to hotel

10:00     Registration and Coffee

10:20     Welcome from Alan Sheward, Executive Director of Nursing

10:30    Ocular Oncology  - Alistair Gittos, Consultant Ophthalmologist, St Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight

11:15     What's new - Paediatric Cataract, Genetics and Nystagmus - Jay Self, Associate Professor, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Southampton Eye Unit

12:00     Orthoptics 1940s - 2014

12:30 - 14:00      LUNCH with display of items (see Museum)

13:30 - 14:00     BIOS Update - members only

14:00     Orthoptics in the Electronic Age -           Aaron Dawkins, Lead Orthoptist, Gloucester Hospital Foundation Trust

14:45    'But I only drive to the shops' - An update on the latest driving standards - visual and physical by Javeed Khan, Consultant Ophthalmologist, St Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight & Alison Burton, Specialist Occupational Therapist, St Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight

Cost:  BIOS member £10, non-member £30

Please indicate any dietary or access requirements when registering

Local organiser mailto:Sarah.Finch@iow.nhs.uk

British and Irish Orthoptic Society

0203 853 9797

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Cambridge · CB1 2LA
United Kingdom