Scandic Helsinki Aviacongress
Robert Huberin tie 4
Friday 11 October 2019
This year’s Clinical Conference will focus on making better eye care accessible to the many. An ambitious aim that we can only achieve by working together with all optometrists, opticians, optical dispensers (only for Specsavers employees), ophthalmologists, eye doctors, and the like. If we keep on learning, share our knowledge and improve our skills, we can take steps in reducing avoidable blindness and make a real difference in eye health – together.
|09.00 - 10.00||Registration||Foyer|
|10.00 - 10.10||Welcome by Erkki Tala||Room 1||Erkki Tala||All|
|10.15 - 11.00||Shared care||Room 1||
|11.00 - 11.10||Short break||--|
|11.10 - 11.55||Advanced Slit Lamp Management | Live demonstration on stage||Room 1||
|11.10 - 11.55||The multifocal mystery – How does it work?||Room 2||Didrika Thulin||Optical Dispensers|
|12.00 - 13.00||Lunch & Exhibitor Networking||Foyer|
|13.00 - 13.45||Dry eye disease – an underdiagnosed and undertreated disease – diagnostics and treatment: why and how||Room 1||Tor Paaske Utheim||Optometrists|
|13.00 - 13.45||Saving sight with perimetry||Room 2||Jon V. B. Gjelle||Optical Dispensers|
|13.45 - 14.30||Detecting glaucoma||Room 1||Emmanouil Tsamis||Optometrists|
|13.45 - 14.30||Dry eye disease – an underdiagnosed an undertreated disease – What do we know in 2019?||Room 2||Tor Paaske Utheim||Optical Dispensers|
|14.30 - 15.00||Coffee break & Exhibitor Networking||Foyer|
|15.00 - 15.50||Interactive session – multifocal fitting of contact lenses||Room 1||Philip Morgan||Optometrists|
|15.00 - 15.30||Guess Who You Might Be?||Room 2||Tapio Sohlberg||Optical Dispensers|
|15.30 - 16.45||Guess Who Seek and Find the Eye Condition?||Room 2||Johanna Valtanen||Optical Dispensers|
|15.50 - 16.45||TBC-||Room 1||TBC||Optometrists|
|16.45 - 17.00||Conference Closing||Room 1||Erkki Tala||All|
As there will be an increased pressure on the healthcare industry, the optometrist of the future needs to work closer with both general physicians and eye doctors. That means more enhanced optical services will be available in optical stores and that the optometrist will play an even more crucial role in eye health. At Green Club, we believe that keeping your knowledge up-to-date is vital in this ever-changing industry and will become even more important in the future. Therefore, we provide you with the tools to prepare yourself for the future, keep on learning and refresh your knowledge in an easy and professional way.
Free membership of the Green Club gives you the following benefits to keep on learning:
All eye care professionals are welcome to become a member the Green Club – whether or not you work for Specsavers.
Date: Friday 11 October 2019
Venue: Scandic Helsinki Aviacongress, Robert Huberin tie 4, 01510 Vantaa
Located next to Helsinki Airport, the Scandic Aviacongress offers extensive and flexible conference and event facilities and are among the best in Finland. With their free shuttle busses to or from the airport, transportation is taken care of – whether you’ll arrive by train or plane.
We will welcome you in the lobby area outside meeting rooms 25-27 – in which the Clinical Conference will take place.
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