Alumni Evening: Collaboration for Better Diabetes Outcomes

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UNSW Optometry Clinic

Gate 14 Barker Street

North Wing Rupert Myers Building

Sydney, NSW 2052

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UNSW School of Optometry and Vision Science - Alumni Continuing Education Evening: Collaboration for Better Diabetes Outcomes

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Join us as we gather together passionate speakers who are working on initiatives that will enhance our ability, as optometrists and vision scientists, to contribute to better diabetes outcomes for our patients and the community. We have two distinguished keynote speakers; Associate Professor Gerald Liew, who will speak on the on latest advances/best practice in ophthalmologic management of diabetic eye disease, and Professor Glen Maberly, a senior staff specialist endocrinologist who will educate us on the Western Sydney Diabetes Initiative. We also have an excellent line up of speakers, a panel discussion and rolling digital posters where you have the opportunity to ask questions of our presenters.

When: Wednesday, 18th September, 2019

Where: School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Rupert Myers Building, Kensington Campus (enter Gate 14, Barker Street)

Schedule:

5.30-6.20 pm: Registration and Refreshments - UNSW Optometry Clinic

6.25-6.30 pm: Official Welcome and Address, Professor Lisa Keay - Head, School of Optometry and Vision Science, UNSW

6.30-7.50 pm:

Keynote 1: Professor Glen Maberly, “The Western Sydney Diabetes Initiative” Speaker: Dr Stephanie Hyams, “The General Practitioner perspective”

Speaker: Associate Professor Isabelle Jalbert, “The Optometric practice”

Keynote 2: Associate Professor Gerald Liew “Latest advances/best practice in ophthalmologic management of diabetic eye disease”

7.50-8.10 pm:

Panel Discussion moderated by Professor Lisa Keay

Speakers will be joined by Joseph Nazarian and Amira Howari

8.10-8.25 pm: Digital poster presentations – Tea, coffee and refreshments and Q&A

8.25-8.30 pm: Lucky door prize and close

RSVP: By 13 September 2019

Enquiries may be directed to optomalumni@unsw.edu.au or call (02) 9385 5287

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UNSW Optometry Clinic

Gate 14 Barker Street

North Wing Rupert Myers Building

Sydney, NSW 2052

Australia

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