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2019 MASTERCLASS

Date: 27/10/2019

Venue: QUT GEORGE STREET, BRISBANE, QLD, 4000

Provider: Queensland University of Technology

Contact: Katherine Whittaker, [E] kathwhit@gmail.com, [P] 0403074513

Learning Objectives

  • Understand common eye conditions and their impact on vision
  • Understand different terminology associated with myopia
  • Understand different treatment options for myopia
  • Understand and differentiate between different causes of myopia
  • Learn and apply therapeutic options for myopia
  • Understand the surgical treatment options for myopia
  • Understand the best approach to anterior segment examination
  • To systematically approach analysis of slit lamp pathology including best treatment options
  • To recognise common pathologies/diseases on slit lamp
  • To apply slit lamp examination to allow correct interpretation to the management of patients
  • To consider all therapeutic treatment options for patient cases
  • Understand the different underlying ocular infectious conditions
  • Understand the different surgical treatment options for infectious diseases
  • Understand what constitutes an ocular emergency
  • To recognise uveitis signs on slit lamp
  • To understand the best ocular treatment option for each uveitis patient case
  • Understand the latest therapeutic drug choices available to Optometrists
  • Understand the best practice for different Ocular Drug Classes
  • Be able to undertake thorough and accurate examination of the patient
  • Be able to correctly diagnose patient case studies
  • Understand the best ocular drug choice for patient case studies
  • To correlate abnormalities in patient case examinations with normal from abnormal in MIGS patients
  • To recognise common pathologies/diseases in varied patient MIGS cases
  • To apply OCT Interpretation to the management of MIGS patients
  • Understand the best MIGS treatment options currently available
  • Understand which MIGS and ocular therapeutic treatment options are available
  • To systematically approach analysis of OCT images of retina and optic disc scans
  • To correlate abnormalities in OCT images to pathological processes and recognise normal from abnormal
  • To recognise common pathologies/diseases on OCT
  • To apply OCT Interpretation to the management of patients
  • To understand the therapeutic treatment options and management of retinal cases
  • To be able to identify and analyse visual field examinations
  • To be able to recognise risk factors and red flags in real life cases
  • To be able to learn about the latest available imaging techniques and technology

Max points awarded: 24.00

Session Information

Name
MYOPIC EPIDEMIC: RETINAL IMPLICATIONS & TREATMENT OPTIONS
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
ANTERIOR SEGMENT EXAMINATION: OCULAR PEARLS FOR YOUR PRACTICE
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
CORNEAL INFECTIONS: BACTERIAL, VIRAL, ACANTHAMOEBA OR FUNGAL?
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
UVEITIS: THE 2019 UPDATE
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
DRUGS & THE EYE: WHAT’S NEW & WHAT YOU NEED TO
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
ANTERIOR SEGMENT: THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE UGLY
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
INTERPRETATION OF THE RETINA: OCT, FFA & MUCH MORE
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
CASE STUDIES IN REVIEW: OCULAR THERAPEUTICS AND THE RETINA
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
MYOPIC EPIDEMIC: RETINAL IMPLICATIONS & TREATMENT OPTIONSFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
ANTERIOR SEGMENT EXAMINATION: OCULAR PEARLS FOR YOUR PRACTICEFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
CORNEAL INFECTIONS: BACTERIAL, VIRAL, ACANTHAMOEBA OR FUNGAL?Face to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
UVEITIS: THE 2019 UPDATEFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
DRUGS & THE EYE: WHAT’S NEW & WHAT YOU NEED TO Face to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
ANTERIOR SEGMENT: THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE UGLYFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
INTERPRETATION OF THE RETINA: OCT, FFA & MUCH MOREFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
CASE STUDIES IN REVIEW: OCULAR THERAPEUTICS AND THE RETINAFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00