UKISOP - United Kingdom & Ireland Society of Ophthalmic Professions launched its new name in
There is no longer a membership fee to join UKISOP. Every delegate registering for a UKISCRS congress will receive Free Membership of UKISOP for the following year!
Following the successful UKISOP programmes at the UKISCRS annual conferences, We are delighted to list the programme for this year's conference.
The meeting runs alongside the UKISCRS annual conference and the UKISOP programme is packed with updates and reviews.
This will be held on Friday 6th September -
please note the date in your diaries!
Speakers will include:
Lynn Ring - Epsom & St. Helier
Prof. David Thomson - Thomson Software Solutions
Shazia Hussain - Hitchingbrooke
Helen Gibbons - London
The UKISOP Programme 2013:
- The role of the nurse in ophthalmic emergencies
- The role of the orthoptist in ophthalmic emergencies
- Optometrist prescribing - the Independent prescribing reality in outpatients and casualty
- Ophthalmologists perspective
- Session Q&A
- Binocular vision in sport
- Vision at the Olympics - London 2012
- Refractive surgery in sport
- Session Q & A
- Non-medical led intravitreal injections
- Non medical Led YAG Capsulotomy
- Non-medical led YAG PI's
- Legalities of extended roles
- Session Q & A
Immediate Past President
Rebecca Turner - Matron for Specialist Surgery, Oxford
Helen Collett - BIOS Orthoptic representative
Steve Pearson - Ophthalmic Imager, Royal Liverpool Hospital
UKISONT was established in October 2009 to provide a formal structure to the organisation and development of the education and training provision for professions allied to ophthalmology linked with the UKISCRS.
The membership is drawn from representatives of each of the stakeholder professions allied to ophthalmology. These include Orthoptists, Optometrists, Ophthalmic nurses, Ophthalmic technicians and Ophthalmic imagers. Representation will also be present from an Ophthalmologist on the board of UKISCRS.
Reduced registration fees at UKISOP and UKISCRS meeting
Reduced registration fees at ESCRS and ESONT meeting
Free membership of ESONT
Copies of CRSToday
Opportunity to contribute articles to the ESONT dedicated section of Euro Times