About this event

  • Date and time Thu 25 Mar 2021 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Clinical Neurosciences, Ophthalmology

This 2-part webinar series of Dr Gordon Plant’s Festschrift has brought together possibly the most prestigious line-up of world-renowned neuro-ophthalmologists ever assembled. This webinar will provide a unique opportunity to learn from the expertise of the international neuro-ophthalmic community and improve individual practice in this area.

Neuro-ophthalmology can be problematic for many because of the overlap in required skills and knowledge between the disciplines of ophthalmology and neurology.

The 2-part webinar will take the format of a traditional scientific tribute to one of the world’s most celebrated neuro-ophthalmologists, and provide a platform for international experts in neuro-ophthalmology to review topics relating to their practice and clinical research. 

Neurologists and ophthalmologists will benefit by improving their understanding of neuro-ophthalmic practice in 2021. 

Topics to be covered:

  • Current thinking on pathogenesis and management of conditions presenting to neurology and ophthalmology clinics. 
  • How to manage eye disorders in the neurological context 
  • Confidence in dealing with clinical conditions where there is overlap in required expertise and training between neurology and ophthalmology 

If you would like to write a message to Dr Plant for his Festschrift, please click here to go to the message book.

This webinar is part of a 3-day online event. If you book 2 webinars you get the 3rd for free. Sign up to them now and email events@rsm.ac.uk to claim your free place:

 

This is a joint webinar between the Ophthalmology and Clinical Neurosciences Sections of the RSM and UKNOS.

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Tickets

Standard pricing available until 25 March 2021.

This webinar is part of a 3-day online event. If you book 2 webinars you get the 3rd for free. Scroll down to see all 3 webinars and email events@rsm.ac.uk to claim your free place.

Member

RSM Member RSM Trainee RSM Student
£24.00 £18.00 £12.00

Non - Member

Non - Member Trainee UKNOS Member Student
£40.00 £30.00 £24.00 £20.00

Key speakers

Professor Neil Miller

Frank B Walsh Professor of Neuro-Ophthalmology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA 

Professor Miller will be giving a talk on Optic nerve and Sheath tumours.

Professor Anthony Arnold

UCLA Optic Neuropathy Center, Los Angeles, USA 

Professor Arnold will be giving a talk on Optic Neuritis: what does atypical mean?

Professor Andy Lee

Blanton Eye Institute, Houston Methodist. Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, USA 

Professor Lee will be giving a talk on What I learned from Gordon (Ramsay or Plant – you guess). 

Professor Randy Kardon

University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA

Professor Kardon will be giving a talk on Neuro-ophthalmology in the blink of an eye. 

Agenda

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Welcome and introduction

Dr Sui Wong and Dr Gordon Plant

Session one

Chaired by Dr Sui Wong

The Molecular genetics of optic nerve sheath meningiomas

Professor Neil Miller

Green Central Retinal Arteries: A MultiColor OCT Biomarker for Retinal Ischemia In Embolic Disease, NAION and Neuro-Myelitis Optica

Professor Robert Sergott

Are we becoming artificially intelligent?

Professor Dan Milea

Panel discussion

Comfort break

Session two

Chaired by Miss Susie Mollan

Neuro-ophthalmology in the blink of an eye!

Professor Randy Kardon

How to make the assessment of colour vision more useful in the clinic

Professor John Barbur

Novel approaches to oscillopsia and visual impairment

Professor Chris Kennard

Panel discussion

Comfort break

Session three

Chaired by Dr Simon Hickman

Optic Neuritis: What precisely does “atypical” mean?

Professor Anthony Arnold

Time is vision

Dr Axel Petzold

The Maida Vale, New York and Arhus triangle

Professor Tamas Revesz

Opera-Neuro-ophthalmology

Dr Pinar Aydin O’Dwyer

Panel discussion

Close of day one

Invitation for Zoom photoshoot and invitation to complete message book – Dr Sui Wong.

Link for Dr Plant’s Festschrift message book: https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/GTPmessage/

Location

Online

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Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This webinar will be available for registered delegates 30 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be  distributed  in future on various internet channels.