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CLINICAL PROGRAM 2022

10.30AM - 12.30PM | PLENARY SESSIONS 

WaveFront Refraction in your Consulting Room

Sponsored by Opticare, Gold Sponsor

George Nasser                     

Glaucoma First - Line Therapies - What do we Need to Consider?

Dr Kate Hogden

Secondary Glaucomas - Learning Through Cases but What am I Really Thinking?

Dr Mark Chiang

An Optometrist's Perspective on Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management: Things to Watch Out For

Inez Hsing

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Millimetres make myopia management

Device Technologies | Hoya, Gold Sponsor

David Stephensen       

The Future of Corneal Grafting with Emerging Technologies

Dr John Hogden

Update on New Medications for Ocular Surface Disease

Dr David Gunn

Cataract Surgery Collaboration: What is Important?

Jason Holland

 

Q+A panel discussion with Anterior Eye Speakers

Dr David Gunn,  Dr John Hogden, and Jason Holland

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AFTERNOON TEA >>> 4.00PM - 4.30PM   |   EXHIBITION AREA OPEN 

4.30PM - 5.00PM  | PLENARY SESSION 

Thyroid Eye Disease
Dr Tai Smith   
 

>>> Program subject to change
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In addition to the Clinical Program, all delegates - live and virtual - receive access to an entire library of pre-recorded presentations to view on-demand for 4 months after AVC 2022!

DAY 1

SATURDAY 9 APRIL 2022

OFFICIAL WELCOME, OQNT BOARD PRESIDENT - 7.15AM - 7.30AM

SPONSORED BREAKFAST LECTURE >>> 7.30AM - 8.30AM

Naturalvue – 6 Years on…What Do We Really Know? Presented by,

 

Contact Lens Centre Australia & VTI

Platinum Sponsor

Dr Ashley Tuan

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9.00AM - 10.00AM  |  PLENARY SESSIONS

A Practical Guide to Ocular Surface Neoplasia                               

Dr Nick Toalster 

 

Intraocular Tumours and Masqueraders

Dr Sunil Warrier

MORNING TEA >>> 10.00 - 10.30AM | EXHIBITION AREA OPEN


10.30AM -  12.30PM
PLENARY SESSIONS 

Seeing Red - Haemorrhagic Retinal Disorders

Associate Professor Anthony Kwan

 

Update in AMD Management - What's New, What's on the Horizon 

Associate Professor Abhishek Sharma 

Vitrectomy for Optometry - the Essentials in 30 Minutes

Dr Nathan Walker

Q+A Panel Discussion

Associate Professor Anthony Kwan, Associate Professor Abhishek Sharma, and Dr Nathan Walker.

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10.30AM - 12.30PM
INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS  

 

 

Each workshop repeats twice

Rotation 1: 10.30am - 11.30am and Rotation 2: 11.30am - 12.30pm

Gonioscopy Technique and Angle Assessment

Dr Nick Andrew

IOL Technology and the importance of the

optometrist - Tips and tricks to improve patient outcomes

Simon Allen , Monica Lette, Susan Gaskell,  and Jason Holland

RGP Contact Lens Workshop

Kylie McNeill

Myopia: Who is going to get it and When? - Prevention before control 

David Neilson and Abby Ussher  

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LUNCH >>> 12.30 - 1.30PM | EXHIBITION AREA OPEN

1.30PM - 3.30PM
PLENARY SESSIONS 

An evidence approach to lipid and non-lipid

eye drops - When to choose one over the other

Presentation by Alcon,  Gold Sponsor

Nadia Michaels, Alcon

 

CLEAR Report: Re-Thinking Contact Lens Complications

Professor Fiona Stapleton

Beyond Sight: Non-Visual Applications of Contact Lenses

David Stephensen 

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1.30PM - 3.30PM
INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS  

 

Each workshop repeats twice

Rotation 1: 1.30pm - 2.30pm and Rotation 2: 2.30pm- 3.30pm

Practical Prescribing for Near Based Issues in Children

Adrian Bell

Foreign Body Removal

Emily Henry

 

Patient experience through digital transformation

Presentation by Essilor | Silver Sponsor

An Truong 

Creating a Dry Eye Spa – What You Need to Know and the Products Available to Support It.  

Sponsored by Good Optical | AFT Pharma, Silver Sponsor

Lily Luong and Jason Holland 

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AFTERNOON TEA >>> 3.30PM - 4.00PM  |  EXHIBITION AREA OPEN

4.00PM - 5.30PM  |  PLENARY SESSIONS

OptiLight: The Bright Solution for Dry Eyes

Presentation by Lumenis,  Gold sponsor

Jason Holland 

The Punishment of Narcissus: Complications of Aesthetic Eyelid Procedures 

Dr Lindsay McGrath

The Challenges of Interpreting Visual Standards for Driving

Professor Joanne Wood

5.30PM - Conference Day 1 concludes

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NETWORKING FUNCTION IN EXHIBITION AREA  >>> 5.30PM - 7.00PM

DAY 2

SUNDAY  10 APRIL 2022

SPONSORED BREAKFAST LECTURE >>> 7.00AM - 8.00AM

Creating a B.I.G vision for all - with Rodenstock's new AI technology

 

Presented by, Rodenstock, Platinum Sponsor

Dr Dietmar Uttenweiler

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8.30AM - 10.00AM | PLENARY SESSIONS 

Genetic Paediatric Ocular Conditions - Diagnosis, Management and the Role of Optometrists

Dr Richa  Sharma                        

Indigenous Children’s Vision: Are Current Vision Screening Programs and Eye Care Services Meeting Indigenous Children’s Eye Care Needs?

Dr Shelley Hopkins

Prescribing Low-Dose Atropine - What We Know and the Questions We Are Still Asking

Elspeth Wrigley

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MORNING TEA >>> 10.00AM - 10.30AM  |  EXHIBITION AREA OPEN

LUNCH >>> 12.30 - 1.30PM  |  EXHIBITION AREA OPEN

1.30PM - 4.00PM | PLENARY SESSIONS 

OFFICIAL CLOSE, OQNT BOARD PRESIDENT - 5.00PM - 5.15PM