RCSI Charter Day - Ophthalmology Parallel Session
10 February 2017
'The Use of Modern Technology to Deliver Better Eye Care'
The RCSI Charter Day takes place on Friday February 10th, 2017.
The programme will include an ophthalmology parallel session from 9am to 12.30pm
Co-Chairs: Mr Gerry Fahy and Ms Yvonne Delaney
9.00 - 9.05 Opening address - Professor Billy Power President Irish College of Ophthalmologists.
9:05 - 9:30 What is changing in delivery of services for retinal disease - Mr David Keegan - Mater University Hospital, Dublin
9:30 - 9:55 Evolving trends in delivery of glaucoma services - Professor Colm O’Brien - Mater University Hospital, Dublin
10:00-10:30 New model of delivery of eye care services in Scotland - Professor Roshini Sanders - NHS Fife's Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline
10:30 - 11:00 Refreshments
Co-Chairs: Dr Fiona Kearns and Miss Marie Hickey-Dwyer
11:00 - 11:30 New models of delivery of eye care services in Northern Ireland - Professor Julie Silvestri - Royal Victoria Hospital Belfast
11:30 - 12:00 Innovations and stem cells in ocular surface reconstruction - Professor Conor C. Murphy - Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Dublin
12:00 - 12:30 Gene therapy applied to eye disease - Mr Paul Kenna.- Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Dublin