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North East Optical Society (NEOS) CET resumes

29 December 2020

CET events will run virtually – January to April, 7pm login time to start at 7.15pm prompt.  It will be determined if face-to-face networking events can resume after this. There will also be at least one peer review; whether it is done virtually or in-person will be confirmed in 2021.

Due to the increased number of lectures and points available this year, the annual fee will be £90.00.

The NEOS bank account number is: 00504179; sort code 30-95-76. They would appreciate subs before the first lecture in January to determine numbers for the first couple of virtual lectures.

Contact Julie on northeastopticalsociety@gmail.com for more details.

Tues 12th January: Abbie Ewart, orthoptist, RVI: ‘Management of binocular vision cases’.

Tues 2nd February: Miodrag (Mickey) Vojcic, ophthalmologist, RVI: ‘Is this disc swollen?’

Tues 2nd March: Liz Hill, ophthalmologist, RVI (and optometrist): ‘Effective management of EED referrals’

Tues 6th April: Janet Harwood (postponed from last spring!): ‘Cerebral Visual Impairment’.

Other speakers/topics include:

Gordon Lau (Oculoplastics ophthalmologist): the orbit and anophthalmos;

Emily Graves (haematologist): blood disorders and retinopathy;

Rajen Gupta (medical retina ophthalmologist): OCT interpretation in medical retina;

Josie Barlow (Menicon): use of contact lenses in control of myopia progression;

Cathie Burke (RNIB): the role of the Eye Clinic Liaison Officer;

Alan Cunningham (neuro-ophthalmologist): case management from practice.

 

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