Spring Meeting 2022


 09.00    Registration with tea, coffee and pastries at the Trade Exhibition

09.50    Welcome by the Society’s President Mrs Divya Mathews, Abergele

09.55    Chairman’s Introduction to speakers by Mr Mohammad Mohyudin, Calderdale

10.00    Are we blind to the causes of visual impairment in children? – Prof Rachel Pilling, Bradford

10.25    The ophthalmic manifestations of neurofibromatosis type 1 – Mr Ian Simmons, Leeds

10.50    Retinopathy of Prematurity: A New Era – Mr Sus Biswas, Manchester

11.15    Q & A

11.30    Tea, coffee and biscuits at the Trade Exhibition

12.00    Free Paper Session moderated 

13.00    Lunch

14.00    NEOS AGM

14.10    PJ Hay Essay Prize-winner or Travel Fellowship Prize-winner – short presentation

14.15    Chairman’s Welcome and introduction of PJ Hay Lecturer – Mr Vernon Long, Leeds

14.20    PJ Hay Lecture

            “Doctor, my child’s eyes won’t stop growing!? – Myopia management in children and young people”

            Miss Annegret Dahlmann-Noor, Moorfields Eye Hospital

15.20    Tea, coffee and cakes at the Trade Exhibition

15.45    Chairman’s Introduction to speakers by Mrs Anita Reynolds, Bradford

15.50    Corneal endothelial disease and Cataract; decision making demystified – Mr Ahmed Bardan, Leeds

16.15    Refractive laser, an indispensable NHS treatment – Mr Arthur Okwonkwo, Leeds

16.50    Closing Remarks by Mr Vernon Long, Leeds