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BIOS Northern Region Autumn Clinical Meeting 2015

  • 04 November 2015
  • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Lecture Theatre 1, Education Centre, Freeman Hospital, NE7 7DN
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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

Autumn Clinical Meeting

4th November 2015, Newcastle



Lecture Theatre 1, Education Centre, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle NE7 7DN

Follow link for further directions: http://www.newcastle-hospitals.org.uk/hospitals/freeman-hospital_how-to-find-us.aspx

A free event for BIOS members only with a great line up of speakers, featuring a Prof Gail Stephenson Memorial Lecture from Prof Helen Davis.


9.30 – 10.00        Arrival and registration

10.00 – 10.30      Prof Stephenson memorial lecture on Binocular Vision - Prof Helen Davis, lecturer

10.30 – 11.00      Headaches in Children - red and white flags – Ian Simmons, ophthalmologist

11.00 – 11.10      Brief update on ASTEROID – Kathleen Vancleef, vision scientist

11.10 – 11.30      Orthoptics minimum standards audit – Kathryn Smart, orthoptist

11.30 – 11.40      Brief update on the new Neuro-ophthalmology SIG – Joanne Adeoye, lecturer

11.50 – 12.20      The role of the orthoptist in patients with IIH- Nicola Morris, orthoptist

Lunch – not provided

1.10 – 1.40           Lorna Pankethman – Q&A session

1.40 – 2.00           Sophie Vickers – orthoptists in AMD

2.00 – 2.20           Declan McClements – orthoptists involved in AMD injections

2.20 – 2.30           Short break

2.35 – 3.00           A review of the Diagnostic Pathways for SEN children - Judy De’Bell, orthoptist

3.00 – 3.30           Visual characteristics associated with reduced reading ability - Brendan Barrett, Professor of Optometry

3.30 – 4.00           Impact of visual difficulties on motor rehabilitation after early brain injury - Anna Basu, paediatric neurologist

 

 


 


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