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Education Events


11th January 2017 - Professor David Henson - Festschrift Glaucoma Research Meeting

This meeting is a glaucoma research meeting to celebrate the academic career of Professor David Henson. Ophthalmologists, optometrists, glaucoma clinicians and researchers alike are expected to find the meeting valuable.

This course includes:

  • Why What You Have Been Taught About the Optic Disc is Not True
  • Discs at Risk: What Can OCT Imaging Reveal?
  • Perimetry in the Age of Imaging: News From a Noisy Field
  • Testing the Patient not the Population: Using Individual Ocular Anatomy to Improve Visual Field Tests for Glaucoma
  • Measuring the Visual Field in Three Dimensions
  • Standing at the Master's Elbow - The Art of Vision Sciences Through the Eyes of an Apprentice
  • Mulitdisciplinary Glaucoma Service Design
  • Glaucoma Services: The Manchester Model
  • Festschrift Lecture

As well as Professor David Henson other Speakers include:

  • Professor Roger Anderson, Optomery & Vision Science, School of Biomedical Sciences, Ulster University
  • Professor Paul Artes, Eye and Vision Sciences, School of Helath Professions
  • Professor Balwantray Chauhan, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Services, Dalhousie University
  • Dr Jonathan Denniss, School of Optomery & Vision Science, University of Bradford
  • Mrs Amanda Harding, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital 
  • Professor Rachel North, School of Optometry & Vision Sciences, Cardiff University
  • Dr Paul Spry, Bristol Eye Hospital
  • Emmanouil Tsamia, CMFT and University of Manchester

For more information contact Peter Nield

Tel: 0161 701 1903

email: Peter.Nield@cmft.nhs.uk