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Therapeutics Manchester 2018

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

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 - 17:30

  • Event sessions

08:45 - 09:15

  • Registration, tea and coffee

    Registration

09:15 - 09:30

  • Welcome

    Opening/Closing Session

09:30 - 10:30

  • 1 point

    Know your limits

    Lecture | Kevin Wallace

  • 3 points

    No more tears! Lacrimal syringing - clinical skills workshop

    Workshop | Declan Hovenden

10:30 - 11:00

  • Exhibition, tea and coffee

    Session Breaks

11:00 - 12:00

  • 3 points

    The importance of autofluorescence in retinal pathology diagnosis

    Workshop | Mike Broadhurst

  • 1 point

    What's new and what's hot in glaucoma management

    Lecture | Leon Au

12:00 - 13:00

  • 3 points

    No more tears! Lacrimal syringing - clinical skills workshop

    Workshop | Declan Hovenden

  • 1 point

    DEWS II report from TFOS

    Lecture | Sarah Farrant

13:00 - 14:00

  • Exhibition and lunch

    Session Breaks

14:00 - 15:00

  • 1 point

    New and emerging treatments for inherited diseases of the retina

    Lecture | Harry Orlans

  • 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

  • 3 points

    No more tears! Lacrimal syringing - clinical skills workshop

    Workshop | Declan Hovenden

  • 1 point

    Putting therapeutics into practice

    Lecture | Matthew Jinkinson

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