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Scottish Branch Autumn Clinical Meeting

  • 07 November 2011
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Education Centre, Level 2 - Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy
  • 50

Registration

  • For any qualified orthoptist who is not a current member of BIOS.
EVENT CANCELLED

Scottish Branch Autumn Clinical Meeting

Education Centre, Level 2 - Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy

10-10.20 Coffee and Registration

10.30 Welcome

10.35 Bruckner reflex – a useful tool? Jill Beaton – Specialist Orthoptist

10.50 How effective are our amblyopia treatments? A summary of our experiences reviewing - inpatient occlusion, weekend atropine, and intensive patching treatment regime - Debbie Wilson, Penny Shackleton, Jennifer Skillen

11.30-12.00 Paediatric Vision Overseas –Overview of 6 month experience working in Childrens Disability hospital in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Dr Andrew Blaikie

12.00 -12.30 Cerebral visual impairment– Dr Andrew Blaikie

12.30-1.00 Lunch

1.00-1.30 The optics of spectacles and good practice in dispensing - Cliff Williams, DO, Spectacle Shop, Kirkcaldy

1.30 -2.00 COERU – Using electronic system of referral - Grahame West – Senior Charge Nurse

2.00-2.30 Advances in Glaucoma Research Ruth Robertson – Specialist Nurse

3.00 -3.30 Case discussions – Dr Sutherland

3.30 -4.00 Partnership working with voluntary sector - A review of how scanning techniques aid stroke rehabilitation. – Jill Beaton – Specilaist Orthoptist

More information from Jennifer Skillen mailto:j.skillen@nhs.net

BIOS Members £10 (to cover cost of refreshments)

Non BIOS Members £50


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