About this event

  • Date and time Thu 10 Dec 2020 from 12:00pm to 2:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Ophthalmology

This year's Squint Forum will update delegates on current thinking behind the early management of various conditions which the paediatric specialist will see in clinic. Recognised experts in their field will review the potential necessity, benefits or drawbacks that early treatments may present for the below conditions.

Topics include:

  • Early Treatment for paediatric cataract
  • Early Treatment for ptosis

  • Early Treatment for infantile esotropia

  • Early Treatment for amblyopia

In addition to the key speakers below, the winner of this year's Squint Forum Prize will also be giving a special presentation. This webinar will benefit all those who see children as part of their clinical practise and keep them up to date with current thinking and management.

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10 x Bursary places for trainees and 10 x Student bursaries available - send your request to ophthalmology@rsm.ac.uk.

This is a pre-recorded webinar which will be made available to delegates on the day of this event.

Tickets

Standard pricing available until 10 December 2020.

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. Late registrations will not be accepted.

10 x Bursary places for trainees and 10 x Student bursaries available - send your request to ophthalmology@rsm.ac.uk.

Member

RSM Member RSM Student RSM Trainee
£10.00 £5.00 £5.00

Non - Member

Non - Member Trainee Student
£20.00 £15.00 £15.00

Key speakers

Ms Lola Solebo

National Institute for Health Research Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health London

Ms Rajni Jain

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Imperial College Healthcare 

Speaker's biography

 

 

Mr Damien Yeo

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Alder Hey Hospital

Speaker's biography

 

 

Professor Helen Davis

Head of Division of Ophthalmology and Orthoptics, Health Sciences School, University of Sheffield

Agenda

View the programme

Welcome and introduction

Miss Gill Adams, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Early treatment for paediatric cataract: Is it a good idea?

Ms Lola Solebo, National Institute for Health Research Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health London

Early treatment for ptosis: A good idea?

Ms Rajni Jain, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Imperial College Healthcare 

Early treatment for infantile esotropia: A good idea?

Mr Damien Yeo, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Alder Hey Hospital

Early treatment for amblyopia: Is it a good idea and can we make up for lost time?

Professor Helen Davis, Head of Division of Ophthalmology and Orthoptics, Health Sciences School, University of Sheffield

Squint forum prize presentation

Miss Helena Lee

Close of meeting

Location

Online

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s COVID-19 online events are available 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. Late registrations will not be accepted.

Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. 

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