BIOS Neuro Orthoptics/ Neuro Ophthalmology SIG Study Day
Monday 16th May 2016
The Foresight Centre, University of Liverpool, 1 Brownlow Street, Liverpool L69 3GL
9:00- 9:30 Registration & Coffee
09:30 – 9:45 Welcome & Introduction – Jo Adeoye, SIG Lead
09:45-10:00 SIG Background & update – Jo Adeoye, SIG Lead
10:00 – 10:40 The role of Neuro-Ophthalmological assessment and monitoring in the Neurology patient – Anita Krishnan, Consultant Neurologist, The Walton Centre.
10:40 – 11:10 Role of the Multidisciplinary Team in the care of Neurological Conditions – Jenny Thain Physiotherapist, Head of Long Term Neurological Conditions Therapy MDT Team, The Walton Centre.
11:30 – 12:10 Neuro-Orthoptic Investigation – Liz Tomlin, Head Orthoptist, Guy’s & St Thomas Hospital Trust.
12:10 – 12:30 Persistent visual impairment in people with MS: prevalence and impact on function – Rachel McKay Research Student, Glasgow Caledonian University.
12:30 -12:50 Neuro visual problems and multidisciplinary care: a patient’s perspective – Lynn Burman, Service User.
12:50- 13:50 Lunch
13:50- 14:10 Survey/ Discussion - SIG priorities
14:10 - 16:10 Groups: Case discussions/ condition based assessment/ care pathways
16:10 -16:30 Feedback from Groups & Close
Organiser: Joanne Adeoye mailto:J.Adeoye@liverpool.ac.ukCost: £30 BIOS members; £70 non-members
The price includes refreshments and lunch on the day, but EXCLUDES overnight accommodation or travel costs. Cancellations maybe made up to two weeks before the event, if you discover that you cannot attend after that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place .
Please indicate any dietary or access requirements.