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Decision-Making in Glaucoma Management - An Interactive Presentation

Date: 21/11/2022 (AEDT)

Venue: Melbourne Zoo, Elliott Avenue, Parkville, VIC, 3052

Provider: Optometry Vic/SA

Contact: Lisa Busuttil, [E], [P] 0396529101

Learning Objectives

  • Make appropriate decisions on when to initiate glaucoma treatment
  • Consider the various topical and laser treatment options
  • Implement effective change to glaucoma therapy if initial response is not to expectation

Max CPD hours awarded: 2

Session Information

Decision-Making in Glaucoma Management - An Interactive Presentation
Duration of CPD Session/Module
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component

(Limited spots availabile)

Session overview

Clinical management of glaucoma is not always straightforward. In addition to diagnostic and treatment issues, patients do not always respond to therapy as expected. Through a case-based presentation and interactive discussion, a variety of glaucoma management dilemmas will be discussed. The various diagnosis and treatment options presented will give guidance that is both evidence-based and reflective of real world clinical experience.

6.00pm – 7.00pm (AEST) Registration, drinks and canapes, keeper talk for African Sunset
7.15pm – 8.45pm Presentation in Leopard Lodge
9.00pm – Close

Our speaker

Dr Graham Lakkis BScOptom, GradCertOcTher, FACO.
In addition to owning a private practice with a clinical focus on ocular disease management and glaucoma treatment, Graham holds positions as a Senior Fellow at the University of Melbourne Department of Optometry and Vision Science, and Lead Optometrist at the University of Melbourne Glaucoma Clinic.

He is a member of the Optometry Board of Australia’s Scheduled Medicines Advisory Committee, Optometry Australia’s Glaucoma Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Glaucoma Communities of
Practice. Graham has lectured at both local and international conferences on the topics of
glaucoma, ocular disease and advanced clinical instrumentation.


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.