About this event

  • Date and time Thu 9 May 2019 from 5:30pm to 10:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Ophthalmology

This meeting has a broad and varied subject base relevant to all ophthalmologists. Experts will discuss “what not to miss” in corneal, uveitis, neuro-ophthalmology and ocular oncology diseases.  

Emergency and primary care ophthalmology remains the bastion of general ophthalmology with most ophthalmologists involved in this area.  

The topics will be led by experts in the respective sub-specialties. Every ophthalmic practitioner, regardless of their sub specialty, will benefit from this meeting.  

Topics include:

  • Summaries of conditions which need to be addressed urgently 
  • Highlight time frames for referrals for these conditions
  • Highlight urgent treatments that may be necessary 


We would like to thank our exhibitor(s):

Alimera Science

Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Mr Aman Chandra, Consultant Ophthalmologist & Vitreoretinal Surgeon, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Corneal emergencies

Mr Scott Robbie, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Guy's and St. Thomas'​ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
What not to miss – uveitis emergencies

Professor Miles Stanford, Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
Emergency situations in Ocular Oncology

Miss Victoria Cohen, Consultant Ocular Oncologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital and Barts Health NHS Trust

Question and answer session

Mr Fion Bremner, Consultant Neuro-Ophthalmologist, National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery

Question and answer session
Close of meeting
Drinks reception
Optional dinner

Pre-booking required at registration


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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