mr samer elsherbiny

Courses

Basic OCT course for Allied Health Professionals, HOLD THE DATE: Thursday 22nd February 2024. 

LIMITED PLACES (future dates being finalised: please ask)

Venue: Medical School Building, South Warwickshire University Foundation Trust

 

Objective: Theory and application of Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography

Target Audience: Nurses, Optometrists, Orthoptists, Medical Photographers, Healthcare Assistants

Level: Basic/Beginner WITH NO OR VERY LITTLE EXPERIENCE IN OCT

Format: Didactic and case based discussions

Date: Thursday 22nd February 2024  (10.00am-4.00pm)

Course Organizer: Mr. S. Elsherbiny, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Machen Unit, South Warwickshire Foundation Trust

Contact: debra.jones63@outlook.com

Cost: £80 

Funded places: You may be eligible for funding via this link: https://web.cvent.com/event/ba5cc221-7495-4f6b-9634-d96d218cca11/summary?i=8E4CDE18-5AE2-471F-8BAF-2A5E10506978&locale=en-US&tm=Pf7Zdev1jqyfosnFWYpuVPyjwPZ2xpo-1IFQlrBr7Eg

Your place will be confirmed only upon receipt of payment. If your employer is funding your place, please settle this with them before you pay for attending. This event is unable to receive payment from any third parties other than that stated above for the funded places.

Course Payment deadlines: To secure a place, payment must be received by the 14th February 2024. Cancellations one week or less before the course will incur a full attendance fee.

Payment: Please pay using one of the options below: 

  1. Direct BACS transfer to:                     OSSRA Ltd

HSBC         Sort code 40-42-12               Account: 42527448 (please reference your payment: [YOURSURNAME]OCTFEB24)

Via this payment link: https://pay.sumup.com/b2c/QWE1XFM4

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Course Aim: Introduction to interpretation of retinal OCT

 

Learning objectives: At the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Describe the anatomy and physiology of the eye in brief
  • Describe the basic principles of OCT
  • Describe the normal retinal anatomy on OCT
  • Describe the steps to interpret retinal OCT

Additional Educational Impact assessment:

This course has been accredited for 4 CPD points by the Royal College of Ophthalmologists. Your certificate will be dispatched upon receipt of your post event feedback and evaluation.

Parking: Please follow in the instructions on the payment machines in the venue car park

Closest train station: TBC

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Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) for beginners

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1. the basic anatomy of the eye with more detail of retinal anatomy
2. the diagnostic modalities used in ophthalmic imaging
5. methodical approach to retinal OCT interpretation
6. case discussions

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