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HomeminewsFree Myopia Management Webinar 31 May, 6.30 pm – 8:00 pm (AEST)

Free Myopia Management Webinar 31 May, 6.30 pm – 8:00 pm (AEST)

Optometrists are invited to attend a free webinar on myopia management, presented by well-known Australian optometrist/educator Dr Emma Gillies and prominent UK myopia management specialist Dr Nick Dash.

Hosted by Visioneering Technologies Inc. (VTI), the 90-minute live webinar titled Making Myopia Management Manageable will be delivered in two short, sharp parts addressing the role and responsibility of optometrists in offering myopia management and providing tools to put myopia management into practice.

Register here to attend Making Myopia Management Manageable.

Dr Dash will simplify the complexities of myopia management, with practical tips on communication and the varying ‘tools’ to manage progressing myopia

Dr Dash will simplify the complexities of myopia management, with practical tips on communication and the varying ‘tools’ to manage progressing myopia in practice, one of which is the NaturalVue 1 day EDOF contact lens (a product of VTI). Parents of children managed by Dr Dash, who are successfully wearing NaturalVue 1 day, will also share their experience with their myopia management journey and NaturalVue.

Dr Gillies will present NaturalVue five-year clinical (paired) data showing the efficacy of the lens in slowing myopia progression.

This CPD webinar has been accredited for 2 hours with Assessment – Optometry Australia IoE Quality Assurance and 0.5CD + 0.5G points from ODOB for New Zealand.

mivision will be managing the attendance and assessment completions to your registered association. To gain your CPD hours / points, you will need to complete assessment here. Not a member, register here. Enquiries can be directed to Nikki Byrne: cpd@mivision.com.au

About the Speakers

Dr Nick Dash

Dr Nick Dash is an independent clinical optometrist with 30 years’ experience and interest in a range of world-leading technologies to improve global eye care. He is currently an honorary lecturer at the University of Wales, Cardiff while continuing to see patients and undertaking clinical studies from a practice/clinic-based practice.

Dr Dash has lectured throughout the world, presenting at prestigious optometric and ophthalmology events including Harvard University, ‘Visionaries Meeting’ at the Royal College of Physicians London College of Surgeons, European Society of Cataract Surgery, and The Hong Kong Optometric Association.

 

Dr Emma Gillies

Dr Emma Gillies completed her optometry degree and PhD from Glasgow Caledonian University, and has over 15 years’ experience in private practice both in Scotland and Australia. She began her teaching career in the university clinic.

In Australia, Dr Gillies has worked as Professional Optometry Development manager with Luxottica and Professional Affairs Manager with Johnson & Johnson. She now has her own consultancy business specialising in leadership coaching, selling skills and communication, and is the Director of Professional Services for VTI.

 

 

 

Register to Attend

Register here to attend Making Myopia Management Manageable.
Date: Monday 31 May 2021
Time: 6.30pm – 8:00pm (AEST)
Where: Zoom Webinar

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