This course provides you with the opportunity to expand your knowledge of common medical retina conditions such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and other vascular/retinal disorders.
The course addresses the diagnosis, referral and management of these conditions and uses a blended learning approach. There will be a series of online lectures available prior to you attending three full days with us at City, taught by leading clinical experts in the field. The three days at City are mandatory.
Who is it for?
This course is for optometrists wishing to develop their professional skills in diagnosis and management of retinal disease. It may also be suitable for other healthcare professionals that have advanced healthcare roles in hospital optometry.
Module Dates: this module is now full.
MAY: Monday 3 May 2021 (from this date onwards you will have access to the online materials)
Please note; students will need to complete a series of distance learning lectures prior to the first teaching day (First teaching day is TBC).
SEPT: Wednesday 1 September (Online Written exam) and Friday 3 September (Online OSCE Exam)
This course is accredited by the College of Optometrists, and upon successful completion, participants are awarded a Professional Certificate in Medical Retina.