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Monday 22nd Feb 2021

CPD @ FJ Clark Lecture Theatre, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands.
6pm Arrival for Food & Drink

Member Registration

6.30pm – 7.00pm Dr Olivia MacVie
Presentation Slides – Coming Soon

7.00pm – 7.30pm Dr Chee Kang
Presentation Slides – Coming Soon

7.30pm – 8.00pm Dr Xia Ni Wu
Presentation Slides – Coming Soon

CPD is Face to Face for 1.5hrs
There are NO MCQs for this CPD.

CPD@home – Pending Confirmation that Zoom will be available
(If you register for CPD@home we will email you Zoom link once confirmed)

Forthcoming CPD Dates for 2021

  • 22nd Feb 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 2nd Mar 2021 – Regional CPD, Bunbury
  • 20/21 Mar 2021 – WAVE Conference
  • 11th May 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 8th Jun 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 26th Jul 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 3rd Aug 2021 – Regional CPD, Mandurah
  • 23rd Aug 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 6th Sep 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 4th Oct 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 23rd Nov 2021 – Metro CPD

All Events In WA on OA Website Currently

 

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Optometry WA Metro CPD

The Optometry WA CPD events calendar runs from February to November every year.  The Metro events are usually held at the UWA venue of the FJ Clark Building, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands.

  • 22nd Feb 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 2nd Mar 2021 – Regional CPD, Bunbury
  • 20/21 Mar 2021 – WAVE Conference
  • 11th May 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 8th Jun 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 26th Jul 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 3rd Aug 2021 – Regional CPD, Mandurah
  • 23rd Aug 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 6th Sep 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 4th Oct 2021 – Metro CPD
  • 23rd Nov 2021 – Metro CPD

View All Forthcoming Events in WA

View All Archived Events in WA

 

Optometry WA Regional CPD

Optometry WA host four regional CPD evenings a year. In the past these have been in March & June, watch this space for the 2020 Regional dates and topics.  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the planned June regional CPDs will now look to being hosted online & delivered in July, not June.

Past regional CPD’s have been held in Mandurah, Waikiki, Bunbury and Busselton.

2021 Regional CPD Dates

 

Early Career Optometrists - WA

Optometry WA has an active group of members who are all within their first 10 years of their optometry career.  The Early Career Optometrists in WA have a busy calendar of events throughout the year of CPD and social nights. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, CPD and social activities as previously planned have been postponed or amended to online where possible.
Further information will follow.

2021 ECO Dates – COMING SOON

 

 

Optometry WA Annual State Conference - Hybrid

Register NOW for WAVE 2021 – Hybrid Conference offering Face to Face Registrations and Virtual Registrations.

Venue:  The Esplanade Hotel, Fremantle, WA 

Virtual Venue: Your choice

Dates:  Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st March 2021

Go to the WAVE website

 

 

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WAVE@home

WAVE@home – Free 60- 90 Minute Webcasts

Want to watch WAVE@home?  Available until 30th Nov 2021 CPD HOURS AVAILABLE

WAVE@home brought to you by Optometry Australia and Optometry WA in 2020 is now available in 2021 offering the recordings for additional Independent Learning CPD HOURS.

Thank you to our WAVE@home presenters;

  • Dr Lauren Ayton on Sunday 29th March 2020.
  • Dr Alex Hui on Sunday 29th March 2020.
  • Dr Kate Gifford on Sunday 26th April 2020
  • Jason Holland on Sunday 3rd May 2020

WAVE@home live webcasts have now been completed but you can watch all of the sessions again to gain Independent Learning CPD HOURS IN 2021, with assessment.   Just click on the link below for further information.  All recordings available until 30/11/2021.

Want to watch WAVE@home?  Available until 30th Nov 2021 CPD HOURS AVAILABLE

Read more about our events via the tabs featured on this page and if you have any queries, please email admin@optometrywa.org.au

 

 

 

Optometry WA supports St Pat's Fremantle

Optometry WA run a monthly eye clinic at St Pat’s Community Support Centre in Fremantle.  On the third Tuesday of every month (except December), Optometry WA Executive Officer, Evan MacRae runs the eye clinic with the support of one of our kind volunteer optoms.

The frames are all donated or recycled and the lenses are kindly provided at a very low cost by CR Surfacing Laboratories.  We ask for volunteers at the start of each year and we currently have all our volunteers for the 2021 St Pat’s dates.

If you have any queries, please email admin@optometrywa.org.au

 

 

 

Optometry WA Annual Golf Day

Optometry WA hosts an annual golf day for members and our industry associates.

The Optometry WA Golf Day is now on Friday 16th April 2021.

Email admin@optometrywa.org.au for further details.

 

 

 

 

 

The City of Perth

*** 2021 Awaiting further Information***

The Homeless Connect Project is held annually by The City of Perth and Volunteering WA. Homeless Connect Perth is based on a one-stop-shop model of service provision to homeless people. Business and community groups come together to provide free services to homeless people for a day. Its object is to bring together one place, on one day, for homeless services in Perth.  *Event subject to change. 

Homeless Connect 2021 – Watch this space for further details.   If you would like to register your interest to volunteer please email admin@optometrywa.org.au

 

 

 

Optometry WA Annual General Meeting - 21st Oct 2020

Optometry Western Australia Annual General Meeting for 2021 will be held in October 2021 at the OWA office on 2/62 Ord Street, West Perth and attendance can be in person or via Zoom.  Please email admin@optometrywa.org.au to RSVP if you wish to attend and express your preference in using Zoom or attending in person.

Watch this space for further 2021 information.

 

AGM Agenda 2020     AGM Notice        Nomination Form          Proxy Form       

CPR Courses with Time Critical

Optometry WA works with Time Critical to provide CPR courses for our members on Sunday mornings…  Once you complete your course, you can upload the certificate to the OA Member Hub, tick that you are CPR Accredited and enter the expiry date of your certificate.

Time Critical has completed a Risk Assessment & put the following measures in place:

  • Adequate space to adhere to social distancing
  • Adequate ventilation
  • All surfaces have been cleaned and disinfected
  • Training equipment has been cleaned and disinfected
  • Adequate hand sanitiser and alcohol wipes available
  • Hand sanitiser provided throughout the course
  • Training equipment cleaned with alcohol wipes during session after each use

Need your CPR Certificate?

If anyone is wanting to do a CPR course, please see below for Time Critical’s courses – you don’t have to use this provider, there are many others available, but the courses are run on Sundays to hopefully suit our members who can’t get out of the office during the week or Saturday’s.

  • Dates to be confirmed  – Contact Time Critical direct.

All are at the following address: Stirling Regional Business Centre,
45 Delawney Street, Balcatta  WA 6021
9am to 12.30pm     $65
T: 08 9207 2900 |  E: info@timecritical.com.au

Remember to put the expiry date 3 years from the date taken, as you are only required by AHPRA to take the course once every 3 years. You can also email the OWA office to update your certificate on admin@optometrywa.org.au