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BIOS Northern Region Spring Clinical Meeting 2016

  • 02 March 2016
  • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Education Centre, Warrington Hospital Lovely Lane Warrington WA5 1QG
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  • For all current BIOS members.
  • For anyone who is not a current member of BIOS but is a member of another professional body.
  • Any person who is neither a current member of BIOS nor a member of any other professional body.

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BIOS Northern Region

Spring Clinical Meeting

2nd March 2016, Warrington

BOOKING NOW CLOSED

Warrington and Halton Hospitals

Warrington Hospital

Lovely Lane Warrington WA5 1QG

A free event for BIOS members only with a great line up of speakers.

9.00- 9.30             Registration and refreshments

9.30 – 9.40           Welcome from the Northern Region Trustee Veronica Greenwood

9.40 – 10.10        Judith Gray, Head Orthoptist, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital – setting up virtual clinics

10.10 – 10.45      Anna O’Connor, University of Liverpool – Assessing VA, what is the “best” test?

10.45 – 11.00      Short comfort break

11.00 – 11.35      Craig Murray, lecturer in Orthoptics, University of Liverpool – What’s new in myasthenia gravis?

11.35 – 11.50      Welch Allyn – Spot vision screener         

11.50 – 12.30      Caroline Chambers, PhD student, University of Bradford - A multi-factorial approach to the assessment of children with reading difficulty

12.30 – 1.30        Lunch – please note this is not provided

1.30 – 1.50           Kath Whitfield, Advanced Orthoptist / SPLD Lead Warrington Hospital – practical implications of SPLD visual processing assessments

1.50 – 2.30           Lorna Pankethman – Q&A session

2.30 – 2.45           Short comfort break   / Tea and Coffee

2.45 – 3.30           The quality of orthoptic departments – how would you rate yours?

Kathryn Smart, Head Orthoptist, Newcastle and Sonia MacDiarmid, Adult Lead and Clinical Manager, Warrington

3.30 – 4.00           Sonia MacDiarmid, Adult Lead and Clinical Manager, Warrington - Implementing Making every contact count as part of the routine orthoptic assessment

4.00 – 4.30           Mr Vishwanath, neuro-ophthalmology consultant, MREH. “The pleasures in life”

 

 



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