Adare Retinal Meeting

28 September 2023

Date:        Thursday, 28th September 2023

Venue:      Dunraven Arms Hotel, Adare, Co Limerick.

Meeting Coordinator: Miss Marie Hickey Dwyer, University Hospital Limerick

Registration: Please email Ms Megan Browne, Secretary to Miss Hickey Dwyer

9am:         Registration and Refreshments

10am:       Opening address: Mr John Doris, President, Irish College of Ophthalmologists


  • Ms Caroline Baily- Pachychoroid spectrum-diagnostics and management 
  • Mr Tomás Burke- OCT Angiography in Age-Related Macular degeneration
  • Ms Catherine Cleary- Faricimab, the new treatment for wet ARMD
  • Ms Emma Duignan- Review of electrophysiology tests and an “update on therapies for inherited retinal diseases, where are we now?”
  • Mr Dara Kilmartin- Drug Induced Uveitis
  • Mr Frank Kinsella- Early Experience with Micropulse laser Treatment
  • Dr Patricia Quinlan- Dry AMD – New Therapies
  • Dr Caoimhe Normile- Diabetic maculopathy- Paradigm of management
  • Dr Aoife Smyth- Paracentral maculopathy
  • Dr Amy O’Regan- Myopic traction maculopathy

Guest lecture: Dr Monique Hope-Ross - “A focus on Metabolism”

12.15pm:      Refreshments Break

3.15pm:        Lunch

4pm:            Closing remarks: Dr Denise McAuliffe-Curtin