About this event

  • Date and time Thu 12 Dec 2019 from 10:00am to 4:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Ophthalmology

This meeting will update attendees on the current management of haemangiomas in children, ptosis surgery in children and the strabismus complications of lid surgery.

Experts will review new surgical procedures for squint, new IOLs, new technology in relation to motility, and examine the effect of screens on children.

Topics include:

  • Current treatment of haemangiomas and orthoptic management
  • Possible motility complications following lid surgery
  • Early surgery for ptosis
  • New surgical procedures for squint
  • New technology and motility
  • New IOL currently in use
  • The effect of screen time on children

 

There are bursary places available for all Ophthalmology meetings - send your request to ophthalmology@rsm.ac.uk

The Ophthalmology Section would like to thank Whitehall for their generous donation and Bausch + Lomb and Johnson & Johnson for supporting the Academic Year 2019-2020 Programme of Events
Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.

 

Tickets

Standard pricing available until 11 December 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£93.00 £75.00 £75.00 £75.00 £33.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£155.00 £125.00 £125.00 £55.00

Agenda

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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction
Infantile haemangiomas and their treatment

Dr Lea Solman, Consultant Paediatric Dermatologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital  

Orthoptic management of patients with haemangiomas

Ms Bronwen Walters, Head Orthoptist , Great Ormond Street Hospital 

Strabismus complications of lid surgery

Mr Ian Marsh, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Aintree University Hospital  

Early surgery for ptosis

Mr Yassir Abou-Rayyah Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon Moorfields Eye Hospital and Great Ormond St Hospital

Panel discussion
Lunch
Squint forum 2019 prize winner

Dr Marianne Coleman, Research Fellow, University of Surrey 

New surgical procedures for strabismus

Prof Christopher Hammond, Guys and St Thomas' Hospital 

New technology and motility

Mr Peter Thomas, Director, Digital Innovation and Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Screen time and its effects

Mr Christopher Bentley, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust  

New IOLs, what you need to know

Mr Vincenzo Maurino, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital  

Panel discussion
Completion of evaluation forms and close of meeting

Sponsors

Location

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

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