ABDO invites you to attend a full day of CET.

This ABDO CET event is provided free of charge for ABDO members, with a number of places available to non-members for a fee.

For any event enquiries please contact ABDO CET on 01206 734155 or abdocet@abdo.org.uk. For details on becoming an associate member please contact our Membership Services team on membership@abdo.org.uk

Up to 12 interactive CET points available.

9:30am Registration - 4:30pm Close. Refreshments provided.

Thank you to our sponsors Essilor, Caledonian Optical, Marchon and Wolf Eyewear for helping to provide this event free of charge for ABDO members.

 

Agenda
Thursday, October 17
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
For DOs and Optoms A discussion of how to avoid the “one pair does it all” mind-set
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Looking beyond everyday scenarios, this peer discussion will explore cases where contact lenses can be used to enhance vision, such as for low vision, and when spectacles aren’t always the best optical solution.
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
This lecture discusses dementia, how it can affect the patient, and how as registrants we can adapt our own practise to ensure open access to optical care without discrimination
2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
2:50 PM - 3:50 PM
2:50 PM - 3:50 PM
Through case discussion this discussion workshop will explore safeguarding issues, advice and support for patient and practitioner, and pathways for referral to external agencies
3:50 PM - 4:30 PM
3:50 PM - 4:30 PM
A visual recognition test completed in group discussion format exploring common ocular anomalies. This CET element must be completed in groups of 4 or 5
Sponsors
LOCATION
The Gables Hotel, Bristol Road Falfield, Nr Bristol, GL12 8DL
Location: The Gables Hotel, Bristol Road Falfield, Nr Bristol, GL12 8DL