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PersonalEYES Parramatta Optometry Night 2019

Date: 29/10/2019

Venue: Level 6, 34 Charles St Parramatta, NSW, 2150

Provider: PersonalEYES

Contact: Therese Consiglio, [E] consiglio.therese@gmail.com, [P] 0288337111

Learning Objectives

  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to identify commonly misdiagnosed conditions on and around the eye and when to refer to an Ophthalmologist.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to identify the immediate action required for some ocular emergencies.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to review Keratoconus: diagnosis, treatment and when to refer to an Ophthalmologist.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to identify various inherited retinal diseases and their associated genetic mutations.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to understand the mechanism of inheritance and risk factors.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to appreciate the future direction in the treatment of genetic retinal diseases.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to overview the various type of glaucoma and their treatment.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to identify when systemic disease may affect the eye.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to recall when systemic medication may be the cause of an IOP rise.

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Name
Inherited retinal diseases
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Ocular emergencies; Keratoconus and Cross-Linking
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Glaucoma and Systemic Diseases
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00