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British Congress of Optometry & Visual Science 2015

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The British Congress of Optometry & Visual Science is coming to London this year and will be hosted by City University London, 7-8 September. The congress aims to bring together researchers from across optometry and visual science with the aim of providing a setting where early career researchers can present for the first time in a collegiate and supportive environment. 
 
Our two keynote speakers are Professor Chris Hammond, Frost Professor of Ophthalmology at King’s College London and Professor David Crabb, Professor of Statistics and Visual Science at City University London. Please come and join us in London for what promises to be an excellent congress.
 
To register for the meeting and congress dinner follow the link to our eStore page. (Thanks to our sponsors, registration is FREE for postgraduate research students but please still register via eStore).
 
To submit an abstract for a paper or poster, download the guidelines HERE
 
For all other enquiries please contact Chris Hull or Sam Kates


Provisional Programme Outline

Monday 7th

12pm Registration and welcome lunch
1pm Opening address
1.15pm Session 1
3pm Tea and posters
4pm Session 2 
5pm Keynote Lecture: “Glaucoma through the eyes of the patient” Professor David Crabb 
5.45pm Drinks reception and posters
7.30pm Congress dinner (sponsored by Topcon UK)

Tuesday 8th


9.30am Session 3
11am Coffee and posters
11.30am Keynote lecture: “Genetics and the Prevalence of Myopia.” Professor Chris Hammond
12.30pm Lunch
1.30pm Session 4
3.15pm Concluding remarks


We would like to thank our sponsors:

Platinum Sponsor:  College of Optometrics

Gold Sponsors: 

Cambridge Reasearch SystemsTopcon

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When & where

From Monday 7th September 2015 to Tuesday 8th September 2015

City, University of London Northampton Square London EC1V 0HB United Kingdom

Contact Details

City Events Team

+44 (0)20 7040 8037

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