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Glaucoma New Zealand Symposium May 2021

Date: Sun 16/05/2021 - Sun 16/05/2021

Provider: Glaucoma NZ

Optometrist Credits: Please log each session you attend using QR codes.

Event Type(s): Conference

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Content/Programme

Session 1: Keynote Address: The Red Eye in Glaucoma – Professor Graham Lee (30mins)

The focus of the talk will be to identify clinical features that are important in making the appropriate management decisions when confronted with a red eye in a glaucoma patient. The lecture will an overlap between the two subspecialties of external disease/anterior segment and glaucoma, illustrated by cases acquired over two decades of clinical practice".

Mastering the Basics

  • Epidemiology of Glaucoma: Internationally and in NZ (10 mins) – Dr Hussain Patel
  • Visual Field Progression (10 mins) – Dr Keli Matheos
  • OCT and Glaucoma (10mins) – Dr Graham Reeves
  • Glaucoma and Referrals to Public (10 mins) – Dr Jim Stewart
  • Evidence Based Approach to Compliance (10mins) – Dr Alex Buller
  • Panel Discussion (15 mins) – above presenters

Session 2: Holistic Approach to Glaucoma Care

  • MIGS: The State of the Play (10mins) Divya Perumal
  • Management of Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma (10 mins) – Prof Helen Danesh-Meyer
  • Genetic Testing and Glaucoma (10 mins) – Dr Leo Scheck
  • Dry Eye and Glaucoma (10mins) – A/Prof Jennifer Craig
  • Weightlifting and IOP (10mins) – Dr Geraint Phillips
  • Jesse Gayle – Gene Therapy in Glaucoma
  • Trends and Confidence of Optometrists in Managing Glaucoma (10 min) - Dr Robert Ng
  • Panel Discussion (15 mins) above presenters

Session 3: Angle Closure Symposium

  • Update on Angle Closure (15 min) Graham Lee
  • Practical Tips on Gonioscopy (10 min) Ben Hoy
  • Provocation Tests in Angle Closure (10 min) Jay Meyer
  • Angle Closure Quiz (15 min) Helen Danesh-Meyer

Putting Theory into Practice: Glaucoma Cases Round 1

  • Glaucoma Case 1: (15 mins) – Hannah Kersten
  • Glaucoma Case 2: (15 mins) – Rachael Ng-Waishng
  • Glaucoma Case 3: (15 mins) – Jesse Gale
  • Glaucoma Case 4: (15mins) – Richard Johnson

Session 4: Putting Theory into Practice: Glaucoma Cases Round 2

  • Glaucoma Case 1: (15 mins) – Vicky Wang
  • Glaucoma Case 2: (15 mins) – Sonya Bennet
  • Glaucoma Case 3: (15 mins) – Questions and Answers
  • Gordon Sanderson Research: (10min)- Blair Lowry
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Location

Alexandra Park
Greenlane West Road and, Manukau Road
Greenlane
Auckland
1051
New Zealand

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