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OWA CPD Metro Evening on Wednesday 21st June 2023
UWA Optometry, 39 Fairway, Crawley, 6009

Optometry Western Australia’s June CPD will be on the 21st June 2023.  Presented by Nicola Peaper on Solving Patient Problems 2
Sponsored by Rodenstock. 

Topic: Solving Patient Problems 2

Summary:  This presentation looks at  case studies including:

  • Wrap induced prism
  • Prescribing prism in high minus single vision – what is being measured?
  • The effects of rounding measurements for progressive lenses
  • Corridor problems with digressive computer lenses

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding of induced prism from frame parameters
  • Calculating the prescribed prism from both base lens and measuring prism
  • The effects of increasing add power in digressive lenses and solutions.

Duration:  90 minutes

CPD: 2hrs Interactive  is 90 minutes plus 10 MCQS assessment.

This is planned as an In Person Event & Zoom attendance.

This event is open to attendance by OWA members Dispensers, as their guests.


Please register as normal and enter the names of your dispensers that you wish to accompany you to this event.

This invitation is open to OWA members dispensers and is free.  If a non-member optometrist wishes to pay the registration fee to attend this event, please contact OWA for further details.

Registration OPEN For IN PERSON Attendance & ZOOM

ZOOM Registration is OPEN – Register here & then via the Zoom link detailed when you register.   

Venue:  NEW VENUE – UWA Optometry, 39 Fairway, Crawley, 6009, off Edward Street, Crawley.  

Registration is OPEN for Zoom & In Person.  

Max CPD hours awarded: 2 hrs Interactive including assessment


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CPD Sponsor: Rodenstock

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Rodenstock have recently taken a regular CPD spot for the Optometry WA CPD calendar and are also long term supporters of OWA & WAVE.

National Professional Services Manager

Nicola Peaper

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Nicola Peaper graduated from the University of Wales and qualified as an optometrist in the UK in 1985. She practiced in both private and corporate practice in the UK for 20 years including 8 years in her own practice. In 2001/2 she was employed as Ophthalmic Advisor to Kensington, Chelsea & Westminster Health Authority.
Since moving to Australia in 2005 she has worked in optical laboratories advising on procedures and quality. In roles as State and National training manager she has gained extensive experience in presenting the technology behind, and the prescribing and fitting of ophthalmic lenses.
Nicola Peaper is currently the National Professional Services Manager.

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.