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Autumn Meeting 2022

Andrew Davies & Vikesh Patel, Royal Preston Hospital

“Retina” & “Cataract”

09th November 2022 at Barton Manor Hotel, Garstang Road, Preston

09.15    Registration with tea, coffee and pastries at the Trade Exhibition and e-posters

09.50    Welcome by President – Mrs Divya Mathews, Abergele

09.55   RETINA: Chairman’s Introduction to speakers by Andrew Davies

10.00   Treating proliferative diabetic retinopathy – so many options! – Mr Andrew Davies, Lancashire

10.20   Intermediate uveitis for the non-uveitis specialist – Ms Rowayda Alieldin, Manchester

10.40    Discussion and Questions

11.00    Tea, coffee and biscuits at the Trade Exhibition and e-posters

11.30   OCTAyup & Subthreshold laser – Ow t’do it – (Translation: OCT A & Subthreshold Laser for CSR) – Prof Tariq Aslam, Manchester

11.55   Systemic management of diabetes – current and future interventions – Prof Martin Rutter, Manchester

12.20    Discussion and Questions

12.35    NEOS Annual Video Competition

12.35    NEOS Annual Video Competition introduced by Mr Steve Winder, Sheffield

12.40    Telestration in medical education – Mr Jim Innes, Hull

12.45    What should I do doc? Virtual simulation role play for ST1s – Dr Jian Chew, Leeds

12.50    Lunch at the Trade Exhibition and e-posters

13.45    NEOS Business Meeting & Handover of Presidency

13.55    Announcement of e-poster and video competition winners

14.00    2022 Travel Fellowship Award Winner

              Mr Shane Liu, Manchester Royal Eye hospital

Afternoon Session

14.10    CATARACT: Chairman’s Introduction to speakers by Vikesh Patel

14.15    High volume cataract surgery training in the independent sector- A Novel approach – Mr Qasim Mansoor/ Dr Yunzi Chen, Middlesbrough

14.40  Cataract surgery: The VR perspective – Mr Rajeev Tanawade, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

15.10    Discussion and Questions

15.15    Tea, coffee and cakes at the Trade Exhibition and e-posters

15.45    National Ophthalmology Database Cataract Audit: “what’s in it for me?” – Mr John Buchan, Leeds

16.05    Managing astigmatism within an NHS setting – Mr Andrew Walkden, Manchester

16.25    Discussion and Questions

16.40    Closing Remarks & Date of Next Meeting

16.45    End