Therapeutics Manchester 2018

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

Target groups: 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

8:00AM - 5:30PM

Therapeutics Manchester 2018

8:45AM - 5:30PM

Event sessions

8:45AM - 9:15AM

Registration, tea and coffee Registration

9:15AM - 9:30AM

Welcome Opening/Closing Session

9:30AM - 10:30AM

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

10:30AM - 11:00AM

Exhibition, tea and coffee Session Breaks

11:00AM - 12:00PM

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

12:00PM - 1:00PM

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

1:00PM - 2:00PM

Exhibition and lunch Session Breaks

2:00PM - 3:00PM

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

3:00PM - 4:00PM

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

4:00PM - 4:30PM

Exhibition, tea and coffee Session Breaks

4:30PM - 5:30PM

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


  • 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.

    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.

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