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Locum Day - Webinar 3: Navigating the current landscape of keratoconus – a guide for locum optometrists

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Interactive CPD points: 1

Prices from: Free to members; non-members £25inc.VAT Book or join now to attend this event Interactive CPD points approved: 1

Optometry Today (OT), in partnership with the AOP, and the Vision team at Johnson & Johnson as headline sponsor, are pleased deliver a day of online education dedicated to locums.

Each session will be delivered by an expert on a range of themes, designed to support locums in key areas of clinical practice.

Session 1: Top neuro-optometric presentations that a locum cannot afford to miss - Book now
Session 2: First fit success with soft multifocal contact lenses - Book now
Session 3: Navigating the current landscape of keratoconus – a guide for locum optometrists - Book below
Session 4: How to avoid becoming a clinical negligence statistic - Book now
Session 5: Eye emergencies - through the eyes of the locum optometrist - Book now

Session 3: Navigating the current landscape of keratoconus – a guide for locum optometrists

This session will focus on keratoconus and how it can impact an individual’s vision quality. The lecture will outline how to investigate keratoconus in practice and make safe and appropriate referrals. A summary of topography interpretation as well as management options will be covered so that practitioners can provide patients with necessary information when making the referrals.

Learning outcomes

  • Practitioners will be able to explain to patients about the implications of keratoconus, relative to their scope of practice
  • Optometrists will be able to interpret topographical data to guide management decisions in patients with keratoconus
  • Dispensing opticians will recognise the topographical hallmarks of keratoconus.

Please note: You will not be eligible for CPD if you dial into audio only using a phone

12.00PM - 1.00PM

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    Webinar: Navigating the current landscape of keratoconus – a guide for locum optometrists

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Magda Jamroz

Magda JamrozMagda is an experienced independent prescribing optometrist. With experience working as a pre-registration optometrist supervisor, a WOPEC general assessor, and a professional services consultant, writing and delivering CPD content.

She is currently a medical optometrist at Bristol Eye Hospital, optometrist at Specsavers and a specialist optometrist at Vision Care Clinic, providing care to a wide range of patients.

With over 12 years of experience, Magda has worked in macula, paediatric and acute ophthalmic services and her current specialty interests include cornea, glaucoma and specialist contact lenses.

Prices from: Free to members; non-members £25inc.VAT Book or join now to attend this event Interactive CPD points approved: 1