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City Eye Surgeons Educational Dinner Evening - with Dr Joanne Goh, Dr George Kong & Dr Mei Tan

Date: 28/09/2021 (AEST)

Venue: Webinar on Zoom

Provider: Mt Waverley Eye Surgeons

Contact: Katerina George, [P] 80801082

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Learning Objectives

  • 1. Understand effect of glaucoma on quality of life 2. Understand potential side effects and affect on quality of life from different glaucoma treatments 3. Understand strategies to improve quality of life of glaucoma patients 4. Understand the correction available with lens designs 5. Understand the Interface disorders and the required intervention
  • 1. Develop an understanding of the spectrum of vitreomacular disorders and thedifferent clinical features they can present with.2. Understand OCT findings and classification of vitreomacular interface abnormalities.3. Knowledge of vitreomacular traction types, related conditions and treatmentoptions4. Knowledge of macular hole stages, pseudohole and lamellar hole and treatmentoptions.5. Understanding of epiretinal membrane severity,
  • 1. Understand the main types of IOLs available for cataract patients2. Have an appreciation of how presbyopia correcting lenses work3. Understand the differences between the different classes of presbyopia correcting IOLs 4. Recognise the side effects of presbyopia correcting IOLs

6.30 pm Start – Welcome and Introduction

6.45 pm "Revolutionary lens designs for presbyopia correction" - Dr Joanne Goh

7.30 pm "Quality of life and glaucoma management" - Dr George Kong

8.15 pm "Vitreo-macular Interface disorders- when should we intervene?” - Dr Mei Tan

8.45 pm Question time

9.00 pm Conclusion

Max CPD hours awarded: 2.25

Session Information

Revolutionary lens designs for presbyopia correction, Quality of life and glaucoma management , Vitreo-macular Interface disorders - when should we intervene?
Duration of CPD Session/Module
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component

Acknowledgement of Country

In the spirit of reconciliation Optometry Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.