Clinical Electrophysiology of Vision Course 2022

Course Structure

This course features live lectures by an international faculty, interactive question and answer sessions and case discussions. Pre-recorded introductory lectures will cover topics such as anatomy, ophthalmic imaging and the clinical characteristics of genetic and acquired eye disease.

The course begins on 30th May and will be available on-line until 31st July. There is an optional on-site day of practical demonstrations on 24th June. Please  click here  to for further details, including a timetable which indicates which sessions are pre-recorded and which are live.

Course Organiser: Dr Anthony G. Robson; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Co-organiser: Dr Magella Neveu; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Faculty: Dr Rola Ba-Abbad, Prof Michael Bach, Dr Antonio Calcagni, Dr Anne Georgiou, Dr Ruth Hamilton, Prof Michael Hoffmann, Prof Bart LeRoy, Prof Omar Mahroo, Dr Magella Neveu,

Dr Anthony Robson, Dr Dorothy Thompson, Dr Patrick Yu Wai Man.

 

 

Visual Electrophysiology for Technicians

Date: 23rd May - 1st July 2022.     USD300 / £230 / AUD370 plus GST

Duration:            6 weeks

Location:            100% online

Workload:          3 hours per week including two live tutorials

Assessment:       2 presentations and participation in the online discussion

Learning Objectives

On completion of this course, students will:

  1. understand the basic technical aspects of recording an electrophysiological response
  2. know how to calibrate visual stimuli and the recording equipment
  3. be able to distinguish signal from noise and know how to reduce sources of artefact
  4. be able to show how to record each ISCEV visual electrophysiological response and measure the traces

Presenters Include: Dorothy Thompson,Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, UCL.  John Grigg, University of Sydney.  Arlene Drack, University of Iowa.  WandaPfiefer , University of Iowa.  AjoyVincent, University of Toronto.  AnupreetTumber , University of Toronto.  Anne Georgiou, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.  OliverMarmoy, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London.  Paul Constable, Flinders University, Adelaide

Register: here

*Payment will be made to the University of Sydney in Australian Dollars*Payment will be made to the University of Sydney in Australian This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Paediatric ophthalmology: Updates in globally significant ophthalmic disorders and vision therapy

Date & time: Thursday 10 February 2022 from 5:30pm to 8:05pm optional dinner until 10:00pm (GMT)

Price: FREE in-person meeting for RSM members excluding optional dinner cost
Non-members: £25.00 - £84.00 excluding optional dinner cost

This event will give delegates the chance to hear from world-class thought leaders on how to deal with some of the most challenging topics relating to paediatric ophthalmology. Delegates will join experts in their field to explore some of the current difficulties encountered in general ophthalmic practice and gain valuable updates in the management of cataracts that can present in children. This event will be followed by a drinks reception where attendees will get the change to network with fellow delegates and the speakers themselves. Delegates can also join us for a delicious meal after the event which you can book online in advance. Key speakers include: Miss Ameenat Lola Solebo, National Institute for Health Research Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, University College London Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, Dr Agnes Wong, Professor of Ophthalmology, Neurology, and Psychology, University of Toronto and Staff Ophthalmologist and Senior Scientist, The Hospital for Sick Children, Mr Robert Taylor, Consultant Ophthalmologist, York Hospital, and more.

 

Registration link: https://www.rsm.ac.uk/events/ophthalmology/2021-22/opq03/

Can't make it to London? Click here to book the live stream: https://www.rsm.ac.uk/events/ophthalmology/2021-22/opq55/

 

National diabetic eye screening conference: The good, the bad and the ugly

Date & time:  Friday 8 April 2022 from 9:00am to 4:00pm (GMT)

Price: See registration link for more details

This is an essential annual conference for all those involved in diabetic eye screening that provides insight into current and future changes within the specialty. Join us for expert insight into best-shared practices and key updates direct from the National Programme Team with an opportunity to question them directly.

Registration link: https://www.rsm.ac.uk/events/ophthalmology/2021-22/opq05/
On-demand recording: https://www.rsm.ac.uk/events/ophthalmology/2021-22/opq57/