Search

CPD and Education library

Study and gain CPD points through OT’s online CPD exams, and access archived CPD and CET articles, Practice team resources and Skills guides in our Education library

Find out more

Science and vision

News and features about the latest scientific developments and advances in optometry, ophthalmology and eye medicine

Find out more

Professional support

News and features about the latest developments relating to professional support from across optics. This includes updates from optical organisations such as the AOP and the GOC

Find out more

In practice

News and in-depth features about business management and career development in optics

Find out more

Jobs

Explore the latest UK and global jobs in the optical sector for optometrists, dispensing opticians and more

Find out more

BCLA to host myopia discussion at Aston University

A panel of international speakers will present an overview of myopia

BCLA logo

The British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) will host its Myopia Management Meeting on 13 September.

The event is targeted at optometrists and contact lens opticians with an interest in myopia management and control in children.

Experts including Kate Gifford, Jan Roelof Polling, Gillian Bruce and Katie Harrop will lead discussion group sessions.

A round table discussion will also take place, featuring representatives from the AOP, the College of Optometrists, and the General Optical Council.

The BCLA said the event will explore the use of soft dual focus and multifocal contact lenses, orthokeratology, atropine and spectacles for myopia control.

The event, which is sponsored by CooperVision and Zeiss, takes place at the Conference Aston Meeting Suites at Aston University, Birmingham. 

For more information on attending the meeting, email [email protected]

Advertisement