Specialty Contact Lens and OrthoK Prescribing Workshop
Sunday 4 November 2018 – 8.45 am – 5pm
Brien Holden Vision Institute and the School of Optometry, University of New South Wales.
This is an all day event comprising Workshops and Lectures covering everything from beginning to advanced specialty CL fitting, myopia control and orthokeratology including keratoconus management. A practical guide to updatea your myopia control offering in your practice and how to prescribe and trouble shoot for basic to advanced orthokeratology lens fittings.
Live patient keratoconic fittings to assess to apply your new found critical thinking and prescribing skills.
9.45 – Paul Rose – My Top Ten Tips for Keratoconus
10.30 – Morning Tea
10.45 – Paul Rose, Alan Saks, Margaret Lam – Live Specialty Contact Lens Fitting Case Study and Refining RGP Design through the use of Medmont Simulator
12.00 – Lunch
12.45 – Dom Willson, Mark Koszek, Margaret Lam – Hands on Workshop Session:
– Insertion and Removal of Specialty Contact Lenses
– Reading Topographies
– Corneal Clearance Assessment
2.00 – Paul Rose, Alan Saks, Margaret Lam, Dom Willson, Mark Koszek – Grand Rounds Specialty CL Fitting Live Patient Case Studies – Learning via Case Study Assessments.
3.00 – Gavin Boneham – Basic to Advanced Orthokeratology Lens Design: Understanding Fitting Principles, Troubleshooting to Avoid Remakes and Case Studies Presentation
3.30 – Gavin Boneham and Oliver Woo – Basic to Advanced Orthokeratology Lens Design: Understanding Fitting Principles, Troubleshooting to Avoid Remakes and Case Studies Workshop
5.00pm – Conclusion
21 Therapeutic points applied for.
- Members: $150
- Non-members: $250
- Student member: $150
- Non-student member: $250
- Industry Associate Member: $150
- YO Member: $150
A big thank you to our Sponsors