9th National Keratoconus Group Conference ‘A Better Patient Experience’

Date: 15 Sep 2018
Time: 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday 15TH September 2018   Kerataconus Group logo

Veune: The Priory Room, Friends Hall, Friends Meeting House, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham, B4 6AF

Minimum donation £10 per adult includes lunch and refreshments

For further information & a conference booking form please contact:

Anne Klepacz 020-8993 4759

email: anne@keratoconus-group.org.uk

or go to the website www.keratoconus-group.org.ukam

Event poster attached below

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

10:00am Registration and coffee

10:30am Welcome – David Gable, KC Group Chairman

10:45am Improving the KC Patient ExperienceMr Amit Patel MB, BCh, FRCOphth, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

11:30am More Than Just a Pair of Eyes
Dr Waheeda Illahi PhD, MSc, MCOptom, Consultant Optometrist & Head of Optometry Services BMEC

12:15pm Q&A

12:30pm Lunch

2:00pm Better Use of Eyesight – What are Low Vision Services and How Can They Help?
Mary Bairstow, Vision UK National Development Manager and Optometrist

2:30pm Funding Research into KC – A New Partnership
Michele Acton, Fight for Sight

3:00pm Tea

3:30pm Keratoconus Service Design: Patients as Experts
Dr Stephanie Campbell PhD, BSc, MCOptom, Co-founder Okulo & Cornea Optometrist, Bristol Eye Hospital

4:00pm General Discussion, Q&A

4:30pm Close

Full information is also available on the Keratoconus Group Website

Conference Poster 2018
Conference Poster 2018
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