Edinburgh 2019

Thursday 03rd

07.15 BIPOSA RUN

 

08.50

 Welcome and housekeeping

 Mr Alan Mulvihill, Edinburgh

 

09.00 Session VIII

 Specialised techniques in paediatric assessment

 Chaired by Dr Ruth Hamilton, Consultant Clinical Scientist, Glasgow

 09.05 Imaging (title TBC)

 Ms Becky McPhee, Moorfields

 09.20 Eye movements for nystagmus classification

 TBC

 09.35 Headset-based testing; automatous stair casing using computer vision

 Dr Iain Livingston, Stirling

 09.50 Can you measure acuity with VEPs?

 Dr Ruth Hamilton, Consultant Clinical Scientist, Glasgow

 10.05 Discussion and Questions

 

10.15 Session IX

 Visual impairment and special needs

 Chaired by Mrs Cathy Williams, Bristol & Miss Rachel Pilling, Bradford

 10.15 Services for children with CVI

 Mrs Cathy Williams, Bristol

 10.35 Provision of services for special schools

 Miss Rachel Pilling, Bradford

 10.55  Persistent visual impairment in Multiple Sclerosis

 Ms. Rachel McKay, Glasgow

 

11.15 Coffee and e-posters at the trade exhibition

 

11.45 Session X

11.45 Communication with parents and children about visual impairment

 Prof Gordon Dutton, Emeritus Professor of Visual Science, Glasgow

12.15 VINCYP - Improving diagnosis, care and support for children with visual impairment from identification to adult transition

 Dr Katherine Spowart, Consultant Community Paediatrician, Glasgow

 

12.25 Session XI

 Free paper presentations strabismus / paeds

 

 

13.00 Lunch and e-posters at the trade exhibition

 

 

 

 

 

 14.00 Session XII

 Challenging paediatric cases

 Chaired by

 

14.45 Session XIII

 Challenging strabismus cases

 Chaired by

 

15.30 Tea and e-posters at the trade exhibition

 

16.00 Session XIV

 Rapid-fire presentations

 

 

16.45 Session XV

 What deters trainees from paediatric ophthalmology?

  Mr. Adam Lewis,

 

17.15 Closing Remarks

 

19.30 Dinner at Dynamic Earth