CET Theatre programme 2017

DAY 1 - 1st April 2017

Resolving the problems of visual acuity testing: Do new charts make a difference?

10:30 - 11:30

Dr Padraig Mulholland
Supported by the College of Optometrists

1 CET Point

Perimetry: New Insights into Glaucoma

11:45 - 12:45

Paul H Artes, PhD MCOptom. Professor of Eye and Vision Sciences, Plymouth University
Sponsored by Haag Streit

1 CET point

Living Life on the Edge

13:00 - 14:00

Simon Browning B.Sc. (Hons.) MCOptom
Sponsored by Optos

1 CET Point

The Myopia Boom: Public health concerns and future management strategies

14:15 - 15:15

Professor James Loughman, Phd FAOI, Clinical and Research Director for Ocuco
Sponsored by Ocuco

1 CET Point

Is the eye a window to the normal and pathological ageing?

15:30 - 16:30

Dr Doina Gherghel, MBBS, MD, PhD, FHEA, Aston University
Supported by Fight For Sight

1 CET Point

Question Time: Women and the future of optics

16:45 - 17:45

Chair: Dr Cindy Tromans
Dame Mary Perkins, Jayne Abel, Sali Davis, Shamina Asif, Lynne Fernandes, Ranjit Sandhu, Jayshree Vasani

1 CET Point

DAY 2 - 2nd April 2017

Dry Eye, The Ticking Time Bomb

10:30 - 11:30

Nick Howard
Sponsored by Scope Ophthalmics

1 CET Point

Recognising macular pathology in the community setting using multimodal imaging

11:45 - 12:45

Usha Chakravarthy, Professor, Institute for Ophthalmology and Vision Science, Queen’s University, Belfast
Sponsored by Heidelberg Engineering

1 CET point

New Highlights in Swept Source OCT Imaging and Angiography: The future of retinal diagnosis

13:00 - 14:00

Carl Glittenberg, MD, FEBO
Sponsored by Topcon

1 CET Point

See more with your slit lamp

14:15 - 15:15

Wasim Sarwar, MCOptom Dip TP (IP) and Shamina Asif BSc MCOptom
Sponsored by Haag Streit

1 CET Point

Lenses, Then, Now and the Future

15:30 - 16:30

Andrew Sanders FBDO
Sponsored by Hoya

1 CET Point

Optometry and Dementia: A Growing Need!

16:45 - 17:45

Dr Rakhee Shah
Supported by the College of Optometrists

1 CET Point

DAY 3 - 3rd April 2017

How can high street and online spectacle supply be improved?

10:30 - 11:30

Dr Alison Alderson
Supported by the College of Optometrists

1 CET Point

PASKAL 3D Sensational Eye Examination: The Sight Test Becomes a Cinema Event

11:45 - 12:45

Fritz Passmann, IPRO International
Sponsored by Haag Streit

1 CET Point

The future of myopia control in clinical practice

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Janis B. Orr PhD BSc(Hons) MCOptom DipTp(IP) PGCertHE FHEA FBCLA, Aston University
Supported by the BCLA

1 CET Point

Ocular inflammatory disease in the West Midlands: An update on current basic science and clinical research

14:15 - 15:15

Dr Robert Barry, PhD MBChB BMedSc, University of Birmingham
Supported by Fight For Sight

1 CET Point

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