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MDFA Webinar: Geographic Atrophy (GA) secondary to Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) with A/Prof Wilson Heriot

Date: 27/05/2021 (AEST)

Venue: Live Webinar, AUSTRALIA

Provider: Macular Disease Foundation Australia - Health Professional Education and Training

Contact: Sabine Ostrowski, [E] cpd@ mdfoundation.com.au, [P] 02 8268 8416

Learning Objectives

  • Accurately define, identify and diagnose different types and classifications of AMD.
  • Understand clinical practice pearls including documenting GA on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT), Fundus Autofluorescence (FAF) and MAIA Microperimetry.
  • Understand the symptoms and functional impact of dry intermediate AMD and GA (late AMD) including the role of predictive saccades and central visual processing mechanisms in the presence of foveal-sparing scotomas
  • Acknowledge the current management options and the potential future therapies for AMD and progressive GA

Max CPD hours awarded: 1.5

Session Information

Name
MDFA: Geographical Atrophy (GA) secondary to Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
No
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
1
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
1.5