Ophthalmology Section


The Ophthalmology evening meetings are open for registration. Below are a list of the topics and dates.

Register yourself today for a bursary place, by contacting the co-ordinator to apply for a place- ophthalmology@rsm.ac.uk 

About this section


To promote and provide accredited educational study of best practice in the field of Ophthalmology.

Section members:

GPs with a special interest, allied health professionals, e.g. screeners and ophthalmic nurses.

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.


Ophthalmology 2018/2019 dates for your diary

11-Oct-18 K9 to BVI: Making a difference - book now

08-Nov-18 Angiogenesis: VEGF and beyond - book now

13-Dec-18 The 2018 squint forum - book now

13-Dec-18 Global health: From third world to working abroad - book now

10-Jan-19 Mitochondrial optic neuropathies - book now

14-Feb-19 The working eye - book now

14-Mar-19 Modern medicine clinical guidelines vs. the art of medicine - book now

12-Apr-19 National diabetic eye screening conference 2019 - book now

09-May-19 Ophthalmic emergencies – what not to miss - book now 

13-Jun-19 Student and trainee prize meeting and AGM - book now


Discounted rates are available if you register for the series of events, click here to register.

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Angiogenesis: VEGF and beyond
Angiogenesis: VEGF and beyond

Thursday 8 November 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

Anti-VEGF drugs have been available on the NHS routinely for 10 years, this symposium marks the milestone by describing the evolution of treating ophthalmic disease with anti-angiogenic drugs. 

Evening | Registration: 17:30 | Organised by: Ophthalmology Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more Arrow Links

The 2018 squint forum
The 2018 squint forum

Thursday 13 December 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

The Squint Forum conference is an annual update for orthoptists and ophthalmologists interested in strabismus and paediatric ophthalmology. The focus this year will be on thyroid gland disorders in relation to eye position and movement, eye abnormalities and treatments associated with endocrine abnormalities. 

Day | Registration: 09:45 | Organised by: Ophthalmology Section |
Region: | Accreditation: 5 CPD Points Find out more Arrow Links

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Ophthalmology Section
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The Section of Ophthalmology

is most grateful to BAYER for their educational grant during the academic year 2018/2019. Bayer have had no involvement or influence on any of the agendas or content of the meetings.


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Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.