Orthoptics Australia’s 2019 conference will be held concurrently with conferences for the American Association for Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS), and the Asia-Pacific Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology Society (APSPOS), as well as RANZCO Congress. Registration for the Orthoptics Australia Conference gives you access to these meetings.
Featured speakers are Matt Formston and Dr Myra McGuinness. Mr Formston has had macular dystrophy since the age of five and is a Paralympian, adaptive surfing world champion, and former tandem cycling world champion.
Dr Myra McGuinness is a biostatistician at the Centre for Eye Research Australia in Melbourne who commenced her career as a clinical orthoptist. The 76th Orthoptics Annual Conference will be held at the International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC).