Therapeutics Manchester 2018

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Where: Hilton Manchester Airport Hotel, Manchester Airport, Outwood Lane, Manchester, M90 4WP

Target groups: IP, O

These events focus on the specialist area of therapeutics, covering all competencies required for IP-qualified optometrists alongside specialist peer discussion. The events will appeal to practitioners who are part way through their therapeutics qualification, are considering the IP route, or simply want to make better use of the existing core competencies.

Delegates will experience

  • Engaging content from high-profile speakers
  • Hands-on skills workshops
  • Up to 12 CET points across a range of therapeutics competencies including specialist peer discussion
  • Therapeutic management of a variety of ocular diseases
  • An opportunity to network with like-minded optometrists

08:00 - 17:30

Therapeutics Manchester 2018

08:45 - 09:15

Registration, tea and coffee Registration

08:45 - 17:30

Event sessions

09:15 - 09:30

Welcome Opening/Closing Session

09:30 - 10:30

Know your limits Lecture | Kevin Wallace | 1 CET point
No more tears! Lacrimal syringing - clinical skills workshop Workshop | Declan Hovenden | 3 CET points

10:30 - 11:00

Exhibition, tea and coffee Session Breaks

11:00 - 12:00

The importance of autofluorescence in retinal pathology diagnosis Workshop | Mike Broadhurst | 3 CET points
What's new and what's hot in glaucoma management Lecture | Leon Au | 1 CET point

12:00 - 13:00

DEWS II report from TFOS Lecture | Sarah Farrant | 1 CET point
No more tears! Lacrimal syringing - clinical skills workshop Workshop | Declan Hovenden | 3 CET points

13:00 - 14:00

Exhibition and lunch Session Breaks

14:00 - 15:00

New and emerging treatments for inherited diseases of the retina Lecture | Harry Orlans | 1 CET point
To refer or not to refer workshop Workshop | Mike Broadhurst

15:00 - 16:00

Therapeutics and Non-therapeutics peer discussion Peer discussion | Kevin Wallace

16:00 - 16:30

Exhibition, tea and coffee Session Breaks

16:30 - 17:30

No more tears! Lacrimal syringing - clinical skills workshop Workshop | Declan Hovenden | 3 CET points
Putting therapeutics into practice Lecture | Matthew Jinkinson | 1 CET point

Exhibitors

  • Mainline Instruments

    Mainline Instruments has grown as an independent supplier of ophthalmic instrumentation that offers novel solutions for the optometry world. 

    Formed in 1997 and based in Birmingham, Mainline are ideally experienced and located to provide support for the many products available. Mainline supply a variety of products from established manufacturers such as Icare, Keeler, Tomey, Huvitz, Neitz, Oculus and more.

    http://www.main-line.co.uk

    Main Line Instruments Limited, Unit 2 The Cyclo Works, Lifford Lane, Kings Norton, Birmingham, B30 3DY

  • Optos PLC

    Optos plc has the vision to be The Retina Company and recognised as a leading provider of devices to eyecare professionals for improved patient care. Optos' devices produce ultra-widefield, high resolution images (optomap®) of approximately 200° of the retina, something no other device can capture in any single image.

    https://www.optos.com

    Queensferry House, Carnegie Campus, Enterprise Way, Dunfermline, Scotland, KY11 8GR