BIOS In Service Training Day

  • 29 November 2013
  • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • James Paget Hospital, Burrage Centre, Lowestoft Rd, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR31 6LA
  • 28


  • Members of BIOS.
  • Practitioners who are not members of BIOS.
Southern Branch In Sevice Training Day

James Paget University Hospitals

Please book and pay direct with Sarah Naylor


9.30 Registration and coffee

10.00 Case presentation fourth nerve palsy- Deborah Jackson, Specialist Orthoptist

10.30 Ocular/Neurological signs and symptoms as relevant to the Orthoptist - Ben Burton, Consultant Ophthalmologist

11.00 Journal review on 4thnerve palsies - Deborah Jackson, Specialist Orthoptist

11.30 Current driving standards - Paul Managoran, visual field technician

12.00 Autism- Rebecca Crossley, learning disabilities nurse - TBC

12.30-1.30 lunch

1.30 Advancements in Optometry and dispensing, Kirsten Pulley, Specialist Optometrist

2.00 Radiological imaging and appearances - Ivor Lobel, CT/MRI dept

2.30 Torsion - Stephanie Cotton, Specialist Optometrist

3.00 BIOS update - Sarah Naylor, Head Orthoptist

3.30 - 4pm Case discussion – an opportunity to discuss any interesting cases.

followed by Tea and close

Map of James Paget Hospital - location of meeting Burrage Centre


You can park in Car Park E at the back of the hospital. Press the help buzzer at the barrier and state you are here for the Orthoptic In-service training day and they will let you park for free, you have to press the buzzer again to exit the car park at the end of the day. Car sharing would be appreciated where possible to limit the amount of spaces taken up

The cost, including lunch, is £10 for BIOS members/£30 for non members.

More details from Sarah Naylor


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 .

British and Irish Orthoptic Society

0203 853 9797

Salisbury House · Station Road
Cambridge · CB1 2LA
United Kingdom