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Webinar Wednesday - Visual Development & Paediatric Refractive Error Management
Webinar Wednesday - Visual Development & Paediatric Refractive Error Management

Wed, 28 June

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WEBINAR WEDNESDAY CPD EVENT

Webinar Wednesday - Visual Development & Paediatric Refractive Error Management

Online webinar on the last Wednesday of every month on a variety of industry topics designed to upskill the Optical Dispensing Community. FREE for ODA Members!

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Time & Location

28 June 2023, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm AEST

WEBINAR WEDNESDAY CPD EVENT

About the event

Hosted by Optical Dispensers Australia and Presented by Guest Lecturer: Dr Sue Silveira, NextSense Institute and Macquarie School of Education Studies, Faculty of Arts, Macquarie University

Topic: Visual Development & Paediatric Refractive Error Management

Dr Sue Silveira's initial qualification is in paediatric Orthoptics and she has worked extensively in the NSW public hospital system and in vision screening programs. Sue previously held an academic position with the University of Sydney, in the School of Orthoptics. She currently holds a conjoint academic position with Macquarie University and is the Course Director for the Master of Disability Studies. Sue teaches in the areas of vision impairment and disability and is also a research fellow with the NextSense Institute. She is the chief investigator on the project which has established the Australian Childhood Vision Impairment Register, a co-investigator on a project related to braille, and a co-investigator on a project developing playgrounds that are accessible for children with vision impairment.

In this webinar Sue will discuss: 

  • Development of vision in humans and critical periods for typical development
  • Protection of visual development in children – assessment of vision and management of refractive error
  • Maximising access to vision in children with low vision – what is the dispenser’s role?

All ODA Members are granted FREE access to this CPD Event and will gain 1 ODA CPD Point. Login to your account before purchasing your ticket for the discount to be automatically applied at checkout. Non-Members may register for a cost of $55 (incl GST). Optometrists may claim non-clinical CPD points in accordance with Optometry Australia board guidelines and processes.

Tickets

  • Live 1 Hour Webinar 7pm AEST

    $55.00
    Tax: GST included
    Sale ended
  • REPLAY 7pm AWST (Perth)

    $55.00
    Tax: GST included
    Sale ended

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