About this event

  • Date and time Thu 10 Jun 2021 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Ophthalmology

This popular annual meeting, this year in webinar form, is an excellent opportunity for members of the ophthalmology community of all grades to hear detailed and insightful recent research presentations from junior doctors. Students and trainees will present their research from multiple sub-specialties and receive a critical review and feedback on their work.

The meeting is the perfect opportunity for participants to hear a broad range of topics that have been well researched by up-and-coming ophthalmologists.

Further details on the prizes and programme will be available in due course. 

Ophthalmology Section: Students and Trainees Prize 

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The Ophthalmology Section would like to thank Phillips Studio for their valued support of the 2020 to 2021 Academic Programme. Please note that the scientific programme and content has not been influenced in any way by the sponsors.

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

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

Agenda

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Welcome and introduction

Mr Larry Benjamin, President, Ophthalmology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Ophthalmology Section Students and Trainees Prize

Gene therapy rescues cone and rod function in a pre-clinical model of CDHR1-associated retinal degeneration through restoration of photoreceptor outer segments

Mr Imran H Yusuf, MRC Clinical Research Training Fellow, University of Oxford and Oxford Eye Hospital

The Association of Retinal Age Gap with Arterial Stiffness and Incident Cardiovascular Disease

Dr Yifan Chen, Foundation Year 1, John Radcliffe Hospital

Options for patients unable to lie flat and still for cataract surgery: an overview of patient and surgeon positioning

Dr Lorraine Ochieng, Foundation Year 1, Sheffield

Burnout and Cataract Surgery: How stressed are cataract surgeons and why?

Dr Abdus Samad Ansari, ST4 Ophthalmology, Kings College London

The 24-hour IOP pattern of glaucomatous patients measured with contact lens sensor (CLS)

Mr Zun Zheng Ong, Medical Student, University of Nottingham

Changing Trends in Pseudoretinoblastoma Diagnoses: A 10 Year Review from the United Kingdom

Dr Vinay Badhwar, Academic F2, East Midlands Deanery

Using QR smartphone technology to improve patient communication and information distribution

Miss Afshaun Azad, Third Year Medical Student, King's College London

Ophthalmology Section Travelling Fellowship Award

Observership with Dr Ike Ahmed

Dr Sana Hamid, Glaucoma Fellow, Moorfields Eye Hospital and Dr Iqbal Ike K Ahmed, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto Fellowship Director, Glaucoma and Anterior Segment Surgery (GAASS) Fellowship, University of Toronto, Research Director, Kensington Eye Institute, University of Toronto, Division Head, Ophthalmology, Trillium Health Partners, Medical Director, Prism Eye Institute and Co-Medical Director, TLC Oakville

Prize announcements and closing remarks

Sponsors

Location

Online

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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.

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. 

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