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SS1 Lecture 1- Looking Beyond the Eye: what the retina can tell us about the brain. (T)

Date: 18/02/2020

Venue: ACO, 374 Cardigan Street, Carlton , VIC, 3053

Provider: Australian College of Optometry

Contact: Michelle Waugh, [E] cpd@aco.org.au, [P] 03 9349 7477

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss and evaluate how the retina has the capacity to tell us more than what is simply going on in the eye
  • Understanding the importance of the retina (an extension of the central nervous system) and how it can provide us with information about cortical health.
  • Understanding the current evidence to suggest ways in which optometrists can incorporate this knowledge into their everyday practice.

Max points awarded: 3.00

Session Information

Name
Looking Beyond the Eye: what the retina can tell us about the brain (T)
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00

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