Basic Assessment and Examination Skills in Ophthalmology: For Junior Doctors in Training

Saturday, 3rd December 2022

Moorfields Eye Hospital, City Road, London, EC1V 2PD


This course is aimed at junior doctors who are interested in ophthalmology as a career or who see patients with ophthalmology complaints in primary care, including in an A&E and GP setting.

Delivered by ophthalmologists, this practical course will discuss basic examination techniques used in ophthalmology, providing delegates with the skills required to confidently assess and manage patients with common ophthalmic pathologies.

Topics Covered

  • History Taking in Ophthalmology (Interactive Lecture and Discussion)
  • Principles of Ophthalmic Examinations (Interactive Lecture and Discussion)
  • Slit Lamp Examination of Anterior and Posterior Segment
  • IOP Measurement
  • Direct and Indirect Ophthalmoscopy
  • Assessment of Pupil and Eye Movement

Course Organiser:

Miss Magdalena Niestrata
MBChB (Hons), BSc (Hons), MSc (Dist), PhD (Dist), FICO, FEBO,FRCOphth
Senior Registrar in Ophthalmology
Queen's Hospital, Romford

Suitable for:

Foundation Year Doctors
Core Surgical Trainees
Trust Doctors
Junior Ophthalmology Specialists

Quick Information
Date Saturday, 3rd December 2022
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Moorfields Eye Hospital, City Road, London, EC1V 2PD
Course Fee £60.00
Closing Date Registration will close when all places are taken up and we are therefore unable to provide a precise closing date.
No of Places 16
Dress code Professional/Semi-formal
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