Nurse and allied health professional education

2020 Medical Retina
Education Meeting

Meeting essentials

Two locations and dates to choose from (both 9.15–16.30)

Saturday 16 May 2020
Please note this meeting has been cancelled

Saturday 13 June 2020
Hilton Birmingham Metropole
National Exhibition Centre
Birmingham
B40 1PP

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

We regret to inform you that due to the evolving situation around the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), the decision has been made to cancel the meeting in London on Saturday 16th May. We are exploring opportunities to bring you additional digital learning resources and will be in touch with further information in due course.

Currently the Birmingham meeting on Saturday 13th June is scheduled to go ahead. We are continuing to monitor advice and guidance from the UK government and will keep you updated on the status of the Birmingham meeting.

About the meeting

This meeting supports the delivery of high-quality medical retina patient care by enhancing participants’ skills and knowledge of the diagnosis and management of medical retina conditions as well as providing an opportunity to learn about and share best practice.

In response to participant feedback and in communication with our advisory group, the agenda has been refreshed with new keynote talks and workshop sessions.

Who is the meeting suitable for?

This meeting is aimed at nurses who have worked for a minimum of 1 year in the field of medical retina. It would also benefit allied health professionals who have a special interest in medical retina and have recently moved into the field.

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Preliminary agenda

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  • 08.45 Registration and coffee
  • 09.15 Welcome and introduction
  • 09.30 The patient perspective of 2020: What's perfect vision to them?
  • 10.00 Aligning with the patient: the importance of consent
  • 10.20 Decision making in medical retina - a closer look at visual outcomes and fluid
  • 11.00 Coffee break
  • 11.15 In-depth breakout workshop - 6 to select from

  • 12.45 Lunch
  • 13.45 In-depth breakout workshop - 6 to select from

  • 15.15 Coffee break
  • 15.30 Hot topic update: uveitis
  • 15.40 Patient-centric communication: language matters in DMO
  • 16.15 Summary and close

Download the agenda and learning objectives here