Annual student and trainee ophthalmic conference 2015

Date

Saturday 5 December 2015

Day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE
Organised by

Student Members Group

Accreditation

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about this event

           Passed meetings 2016 event

The annual student and trainee ophthalmic conference aims to increase awareness of ophthalmology as a specialty. It intends on giving advice to those who want to pursue a career in ophthalmology, from those involved in recruitment and to allow attendees to improve practical skills.

agenda

8.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

8.55 am

Welcome and introduction

Dr Clara Wu, Foundation Year 1 Doctor, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital

Morning session

9.00 am

My career

Professor Lyndon da Cruz, Consultant Vitreoretinal Surgeon and Medical Retinal Specialist, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

9.30 am

Ophthalmic surgery

Mr George Saleh, Consultant Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon, Director of Simulation Training, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Ophthalmic Simulation Lead, London Deanery

10.00 am

Life as a Consultant

Miss Clare Davey, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Royal Free Hospital

10.30 am

Tea and coffee break

10.45 am

Ophthalmic emergencies

Mr Raja Das-Bhaumik, Consultant Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

11.15 am

Oculoplastic

Mr Raja Das-Bhaumik, Consultant Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

11.45 am

Academic ophthalmology

Mr Pearse Keane, NIHR Clinician scientist and Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, Moorfields Eye Hospital

12.15 pm

Lunch and poster competition

Afternoon session

1.15 pm

Charity talk - title to be confirmed

Dr Marcus Posner, ST4 Ophthalmology Trainee, Central Middlesex Hospital and Western Eye Hospital

1.45 pm

The future of ophthalmology

Mr Larry Benjamin, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

2.15 pm

Life as a trainee

Dr Kamran Saha, ST6 Ophthalmology Trainee, Moorfields Eye Hospital

2.45 pm

Practical session

3.45 pm

Tea and coffee break

4.00 pm

Ophthalmology training pathway, curriculum and exams

Mr Bruce James, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

4.30 pm

Nationalised recruitment: Q&A Session

Mr Bruce James, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

5.00 pm

Prize presentation

5.15 pm

Close of meeting

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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Jess AriesTel: 02072903846 Fax: 02072902989 Email: students@rsm.ac.uk arrow