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    • 06 May 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Whipps Cross Hospital, London
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    6th Annual Whipps Cross University,


    Paediatric & Strabismus Study Day


    6th May 2016 9am - 5pm


    MEC Lecture Theatre


     

    Programme

    9.00 am - Registration & Refreshments

     9.30 am – Fiona Kingsley, Children’s Occupational Therapist, Barts Health NHS Trust  Treatments & referrals

    10.00 am – Tom Lomas, Paediatric Lead Orthoptist, Warrington NHS Trust Transition Pathway for Children & Adults with Special Needs

    10.30 am – Dr Nadia Northway, Senior Lecturer, Glasgow Caledonian University  3D technologies and Research

    11.00 am – Mrs Maria Tsimpida, Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist, Barts Health NHS Trust Paediatric Puzzlers

    11.30 am Tea/coffee break sponsored

    11.45 am – Catherine Stewart, Clinical Lecturer, City University Amblyopia treatment: personalising dosing strategies of occlusion 

    12.15 pm - Mr Christopher Packford, Dispensing Optician, Barts Health NHS Trust Pearls in Paediatric Dispensing

    12.45 pm BIOS Update, Anita McCallum

    1.00pm Sponsored Lunch (BIOS & Thea Pharmaceuticals)

    1.50 pm Thea Pharmaceuticals’ Talk Maggi Collings

    2.10 pm – Interesting Short Cases

    3.10 pm - Tea/coffee break sponsored

    3.30 pm – Dr Gordon Ingle, Consultant Neurologist, Barts Health NHS Trust Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

    4.00 pm – Mrs Nuha Kayali, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Barts Health NHS Trust  Pupillary pathway and abnormalities in paediatric cases

    4.30 pm – Close Wine & Nibbles in Eye Treatment Centre


    Travel information


    Whipps Cross detailed map .pdf

    Organisers

    Laura.Grant@bartshealth.nhs.uk or Danielle.Eckersley@bartshealth.nhs.uk

     

                                 Free  to Barts Trust staff                      

    £10 for BIOS members       £20 for Non-BIOS members

      Please indicate any dietary or access requirements when booking

    Cancellations maybe made up to two weeks before the event, if you discover that you cannot attend. After that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place - but no refunds can be made.
    • 06 May 2016
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Education Centre, Neville Hall Hospital, Abergavenny NP7 7EG
    • 4

    BIOS Wales Clinical meeting

    Friday 6th May 2016

     Education Centre, Nevill Hall Hospital,
    Abergavenny NP7 7EG 10am - 4pm




    PROGRAMME

    1000 - 1030 Registration and coffee

    10:30   Planning IOL surgery: biometry, toricity, asphericity – simplicity or complexity? Mohammed Muhtaseb, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Cwm Taf University Health Board                            

    11:15              Colour Vision – an update.  Mark Freeman, Consultant Ophthalmologist, ABMU Health Board

    12:00              Orthoptic case presentation – Bilateral VIN paresis in a 16 year    old male following rugby injury. Hedydd Dyer, Orthoptist BCUHB – West, Bangor

    12:20              Lunch

    1:20                Orthoptic case presentation - Late Onset Concomitant Esotropia. Charles Marguet, Specialist Orthoptist, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

    1:45                Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension,                     Dr Ann Johnston, Consultant Neurologist, Cardiff & Vale UHB

    2:30                Pituitary Tumours. Dr Piero Baglioni, Consultant Endocrinologist, Cwm Taf UHB

    3:15               Orthoptic case presentation – Miller Fisher syndrome. Angharad Thomas, Cardiff and Vale UHB

    3:35               Orthoptic case presentation – Guillain Barre Syndrome,  Rhys Dumont Jones, ABM University Health Board

    4:00                Discussion and Close



     BIOS members - free of charge

    • Other charges - belonging to a related professional body (e.g. AHP or Eye Health) £25; other interested parties £50

    Please register to attend this meeting and indicate any dietary or access requirements when registering.

    • 10 May 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • St Mary's Campus, Paddington, London
    • 13
    BOSTU - Representatives Training & Workshop (Southern)

    FREE WORKSHOP FOR BOSTU REPS -

    NEW AND EXISTING PLUS HEADS OF DEPARTMENT



    Tues 10th May 2016


    Venue - St Mary's Campus, Paddington
    http://www.imperialvenues.co.uk/locations/paddington/
    Map SMH Map.pdf

    The day is appropriate for new reps, those who may have undertaken the e-learning exercises in previous years and also for experienced reps to update their knowledge.

    9.30 Arrive and coffee

    9.45 Welcome and Introductions. Why Reps AND Heads?

    10.00 BIOS update

    10.20 Role of the rep-what members should expect and what support the rep needs

    10.40 Facilities agreements and general discussion on policy revisions

    11.00 coffee

    11.15 Case examples and outcome discussions

    12.30 - 1.15 Lunch

    1.15 - 2.00  Outline of NHS 5 year forward plan and service delivery

    2.00 - 3.30 Employment scenario and group participation

    3.30 - 4.00 Feedback and discussion

    4.00- 4.15 Future training needs

    Ends

    Please book as soon as possible to ensure a place and to enable us to tailor the course to your requirements.

    Please register to attend. And indicate any dietary or access requirements. mailto:bios@orthoptics.org.uk


    Cancellations maybe made up to two weeks before the event, if you discover that you cannot attend after that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place.
    • 11 May 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Ayr
    • 22
    BOSTU - Representatives Training & Workshop (Scotland)

    FREE WORKSHOP FOR BOSTU REPS -

    NEW AND EXISTING PLUS HEADS OF DEPARTMENT



    11th May 2016


    Venue - Ayr


    The day is appropriate for new reps, those who may have undertaken the e-learning exercises in previous years and also for experienced reps to update their knowledge.

    9.30 Arrive and coffee

    9.45 Welcome and Introductions. Why Reps AND Heads?

    10.00 BIOS update

    10.20 Role of the rep-what members should expect and what support the rep needs

    10.40 Facilities agreements and general discussion on policy revisions

    11.00 coffee

    11.15 Case examples and outcome discussions

    12.30 - 1.15 Lunch

    1.15 - 2.00  Outline of NHS 5 year forward plan and service delivery

    2.00 - 3.30 Employment scenario and group participation

    3.30 - 4.00 Feedback and discussion

    4.00- 4.15 Future training needs

    Ends

    Please book as soon as possible to ensure a place and to enable us to tailor the course to your requirements.

    Please register to attend. And indicate any dietary or access requirements. Cancellations maybe made up to two weeks before the event, if you discover that you cannot attend after that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place.
    • 12 May 2016
    • 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM
    • Alcon Academy, Park View, Riverside Way, Watchmoor Park, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3YL
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    BIOS Introduction to Intravitreal Injections



    Led by: Lorraine North, Consultant Orthoptist,

    Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust


    Venue:

    Alcon Academy, Park View, Riverside Way,

    Watchmoor Park, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3YL


    Programme

    0900 - 1615

    Theory 0900 - 1230

    1.      Overview of A&P of the eye
    2.      Conditions treated with Anti-VEGF and pathways
    3.      Pharmacology Update (to include all drugs administered during the patient’s visit)
    4.      Consent
    5.      Lecture on the process of giving intravitreal injection
    6.      Issues around infection control and intravitreal injections
    7.      Complications
    8.      Post injection management                                                   9.      Risk and legal issues around extended role development.

    Lunch 12.30 -13.15 

    Practical 1315 - 1615

    10.  Wet lab  practice the technique on pig's eye with saline
    11.  Summary and Evaluation
    12.  Close 16.15


    Who is the course for? 

    Advanced Orthoptists working in an extended role as part of the medical retinal team and Orthoptists from departments that are planning or already offer an orthoptist-administered IVT injections service. 

    As per the BIOS Standards of Practice for IVT injections,  additional education and training are necessary for all practice not covered in previous training and education.

    Non-members of BIOS - and colleagues from other professions such as (optometrists and nurses) can register from 1st April 2016 if spaces are available.

    Cost:

    • £65 (including lunch and refreshments) BIOS members
    • £130 Non-members and other relevant professions who wish to attend (please get in touch) mailto:bios@orthoptics.org.uk

     

    The price includes refreshments and lunch on the day, but EXCLUDES overnight accommodation or travel costs.

    Cancellations may be made up to two weeks before the event, if you discover that you cannot attend.

    After that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place - but no refunds can be made.

     

    • 16 May 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • The Foresight Centre, University of Liverpool, 1 Brownlow Street, Liverpool L69 3GL
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     BIOS Neuro Orthoptics/ Neuro Ophthalmology SIG Study Day

    Monday 16th May 2016


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    The Foresight Centre, University of Liverpool, 1 Brownlow Street, Liverpool L69 3GL

     

    9:00- 9:30 Registration & Coffee

    09:30 – 9:45 Welcome & Introduction – Jo Adeoye, SIG Lead

    09:45-10:00 SIG Background & update – Jo Adeoye, SIG Lead

    10:00 – 10:40 The role of Neuro-Ophthalmological assessment and monitoring in the Neurology patient – Anita Krishnan, Consultant Neurologist, The Walton Centre.

    10:40 – 11:10 Role of the Multidisciplinary Team in the care of Neurological Conditions – Jenny Thain Physiotherapist, Head of Long Term Neurological Conditions Therapy MDT Team, The Walton Centre.

    11:10-11:30 Coffee

    11:30 – 12:10 Neuro-Orthoptic Investigation – Liz Tomlin, Head Orthoptist, Guy’s & St Thomas Hospital Trust.

    12:10 – 12:30 Persistent visual impairment in people with MS: prevalence and impact on function –  Rachel McKay Research Student, Glasgow Caledonian University.

    12:30 -12:50 Neuro visual problems and multidisciplinary care: a patient’s perspective – Lynn Burman, Service User.

    12:50- 13:50 Lunch

    13:50- 14:10 Survey/ Discussion - SIG priorities

    14:10 - 16:10 Groups: Case discussions/ condition based assessment/ care pathways

    16:10 -16:30 Feedback from Groups & Close

     

    Organiser: Joanne Adeoye mailto:J.Adeoye@liverpool.ac.uk

    Cost: £30 BIOS members; £70 non-members


    The price includes refreshments and lunch on the day, but EXCLUDES overnight accommodation or travel costs. Cancellations maybe made up to two weeks before the event, if you discover that you cannot attend after that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place .

    Please indicate any dietary or access requirements.


    • 19 May 2016
    • 9:15 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Fazeley Studios, 191 Fazeley Street, Digbeth Birmingham B5 5SE
    • 10

    The Special Educational Needs (SEN) Special Interest Group (SIG)

    Clinical Day 19th May 2016


    Fazeley Studios, 191 Fazeley Street,

    Digbeth Birmingham B5 5SE


    Kindly sponsored by Welch Allyn

    Visual Assessment of Special Educational Needs Children: what other agencies need to know

    Keynote Speakers

    Jenefer Sargent and Alison Salt, Consultant Paediatricians at Great Ormond Street Hospital

     Alison Salt

    Presentations will also include:

    • Rachel Pilling -Vision 2020UK and The Bradford Box

    •  Educational Psychology;

    • Speech and Language Therapist;

    • Ipad Apps from Qualified Teacher for Visually Impaired;

    • UK Map of Special Schools Provision


    Cost: BIOS members £30/Non- members £65

    Please register and pay online, indicating any special dietary and access requirements.

    More details are available from Annette Dillon or Pam Bowen.


    Cancellation policy

    Delegates cancelling may:

    • Substitute a suitably-qualified colleague (please give at least one week's notice before commencement of the course).
    • Receive a full refund if cancelling on or before 4th May 2016
    or they will be liable to:
    Pay 100% of the fee if notice is given on or after this date


    • 03 June 2016
    • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Bristol Dental Hospital, Chapter House Lecture Theatre, access via Deep Street
    • 16

    BIOS Southern Region

    (South West)

    In Service Training followed by

    Motility Grand Round


    Bristol Dental Hospital, Chapter House Lecture Theatre, access via Deep Street


    10am -  Coffee and Registration

    10:30 -  BIOS Business Meeting - Una Sperring to chair (BIOS members only)

    11:00 - Childhood Epilepsy Surgery Programme – The Orthoptist Role

                    Virtual Neurophthalmology Clinics - Set-up

    11:45 -  Neuroanatomy and Associated Orthoptic Complications – Denize Atan (Consultant Neurophthalmologist)

    12:30  - Lunch

    1:45 - 5.00pm (approx)    - Grand Round (Live patient discussions led by consultant ophthalmologists)


    Cost £15 BIOS Members (including lunch and refreshments)

    £35 Other professions/non-BIOS members


    Cancellation policy


    Delegates cancelling may:

    • Substitute a suitably-qualified colleague (please give at least one week's notice before commencement of the course).
    • Receive a full refund if cancelling on or before 15th May 2016
    or they will be liable to:
    Pay 100% of the fee if notice is given on or after this date


    • 07 June 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Education Centre, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Steelhouse Ln, Birmingham B4 6NH
    • 13
    BIOS Leads of Orthoptic Profession (LOOP)

    Birmingham Children's Hospital, Education Centre


    7th June 2016, 10am - 4pm

    (coffee & registration from 0930am)


    Expected Items for the agenda will include:

    • Quality Standards for the profession - Consultation Document to be launched
    • Exemptions - Heads and Managers' Prep and Planning
    • Vision Screening - Unpicking the commissioning maze
    • Clinical placements - Equitable distribution of students and placements - Sonia Toor, University of Sheffield
    • Ophthalmology contracts up for grabs

    Who should attend?

    Heads, Deputies & Managers of orthoptic departments in UK & I

    Please register and indicate any dietary or access requirements; lunch and refreshments will be provided.


    Any non-BIOS members will be charged a fee to attend.


    Please send any agenda items by May 27th 2016 to
    mailto:bios@orthoptics.org.uk

    • 10 June 2016
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • ARK Conference Centre, Basingstoke Hospital, Aldermaston Rd, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG24 9NA
    • 20

    BIOS Southern Region

    (South Central Area)

    Clinical Meeting and BIOS Update


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    ARK Conference Centre,

    Basingstoke Hospital
    Aldermaston Rd, Basingstoke,

    Hampshire RG24 9NA


    1000 – 1030         Tea / coffee registration

     1030 – 1100         Imran Khan (Orthoptist) - Presenting ‘Interesting Cases’

     1100 – 1200         Jonathan Shilton - Presenting need to know on dispensing optometry (dispensing optician)

     1200 - 1400          Lunch and workshops including:

    ·         Dispensing workshop
    ·         Carlton Plus Optix Stand
    ·         Kay Picture stand (selling fixation toys etc.)
    ·         Orthoptic Supplies


    1400 – 1430         Freddy Beer ST5 - The use of the Plus Optix in Orthoptic led clinics.

    1400 – 1500         PhD research on Colour vision and diabetes.

    1500 – 1530         Audiology and the Vestibular System.  Ellie Derby and Dani Boulter STP (Clinical Scientist)

    1545 – 1600         Meeting Closes

    How to find us:

    If arriving by car the hospital is located on the A340, Aldermaston Road in Basingstoke: follow the Hospital signs from the Ring Road. If using a SatNav, the postcode for the hospital is RG24 9NA

    If arriving by train, outside the train station at the bottom of the steps are bus stops, buses from there can drop you off on hospital grounds. For information on up-to-date bus times visit: www.stagecoachbus.com (Note: the hospital is listed as “Rooksdown, North Hampshire Hospital”)

    Alternatively there is also a taxi rank next to the train station.

    The Hospital is about a 30-40 minute walk from the train station. Below is a map of the easiest walking route to the hospital.

     

    Parking:

    There is FREE parking available to attendees. On driving onto hospital grounds, turn left at the mini roundabout and follow signs to “The ARK”. This will take you around the hospital to the back where there is “The ARK Car Park”. Tap the buzzer at the barrier (or there may be a member of staff waiting there) and let them know you’re attending the BIOS training day.

    Alternatively you can park in the patient car park area.

    Prices are as follows:     Up to 1 hour - £1.00/1 hour to 4 hours £3.00/Above 4 hours £6.00

    Maps:

    On the following pages are both a site map of the hospital (with markers indicating The Ark and parking areas etc.) and walking directions from the train station to the hospital.

    We hope this provides you with the necessary information to arrive to the venue with ease.

    If you have any questions/concerns please do not hesitate to contact the Orthoptic Department on 01256 313239 or email Jill.Shorrocks@hhft.nhs.uk

    We look forward to seeing you on the 10th of June.

    Cost:  BIOS member £10, non-member £30

    Please indicate any dietary or access requirements when registering. Usual terms and conditions apply and refunds only available up to 2 weeks before the event date.


    Local organiser

    Jill Shorrocks mailto:Jill.Shorrocks@hhft.nhs.uk

    • 01 July 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Education Centre, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham
    • 18
    BOSTU - Representatives Training & Workshop (Midlands & East)

    FREE WORKSHOP FOR BOSTU REPS -

    NEW AND EXISTING PLUS HEADS OF DEPARTMENT


    Friday 1st July 2016


    Venue -
    Education Centre, Birmingham Children's Hospital

    The day is appropriate for new reps, those who may have undertaken the e-learning exercises in previous years and also for experienced reps to update their knowledge.

    9.30 Arrive and coffee

    9.45 Welcome and Introductions. Why Reps AND Heads?

    10.00 BIOS update

    10.20 Role of the rep-what members should expect and what support the rep needs

    10.40 Facilities agreements and general discussion on policy revisions

    11.00 coffee

    11.15 Case examples and outcome discussions

    12.30 - 1.15 Lunch

    1.15 - 2.00  Outline of NHS 5 year forward plan and service delivery

    2.00 - 3.30 Employment scenario and group participation

    3.30 - 4.00 Feedback and discussion

    4.00- 4.15 Future training needs

    Ends

    Please book as soon as possible to ensure a place and to enable us to tailor the course to your requirements.

    Please register to attend. And indicate any dietary or access requirements. Cancellations maybe made up to two weeks before the event, if you discover that you cannot attend after that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place.
    • 07 July 2016
    • 9:30 AM
    • 08 July 2016
    • 4:30 PM
    • Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 162 City Road London, EC1V 2PD
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    The course is designed for Orthoptists who are keen to participate in the tuition of undergraduate Orthoptists. The course is open to anyone wishing to become a Clinical Tutor.

    Session1                                                                                                                            

    • Aims and objectives
    • Why BIOS offers the course
    • BIOS website for SIG education                                                                
    • Get to know everyone, reasons for attendance, experience if any

    Session 2   Teaching Methods and Resources                                                           

    • Awareness of different types of teaching methods and learning styles
    • Activity- individual learning styles and feedback on alternatives

    Session 3 Student Assessment                                                                           

    • Reflection on framework for assessment and types, purposes and principles
    • Clinical placement requirements

    Session 4 Supervision feedback and assessment                                                                             

    • Styles of supervision and supervisor and feedback and assessment

    Session 5  Managing the less able student                                                                          

    • Pastoral care and professional use of social media 
    • Managing the adult learner, determining the differences in competencies, the less able and difficult student. Departmental protocols on pastoral care and professional conduct
    Session 6   Summing up and questions                                 

    The course is held over two days. Lunch, tea and coffee will be provided as part of the course package on both days.

    Course Tutors (London):

    Chris Timms, Head Orthoptist, Moorfields

    Kelly MacKenzie, Research Orthoptist, Moorfields

    Course Fee:

    £230.00 BIOS Members;

    £350.00 non BIOS-members (Fees must be paid in advance of attendance).

    Cancellation policy

    Delegates cancelling may:

    • Substitute a suitably-qualified colleague (please give at least one week's notice before commencement of the course).
    • Receive a full refund if cancelling on or before 21st June 2016
    or they will be liable to:

    Pay 100% of the fee if notice is given on or after this date


    • 07 November 2016
    • 9:30 AM
    • 08 November 2016
    • 4:30 PM
    • Holiday Inn, Hull Marina, HU1 2BX
    • 21

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    The course is designed for Orthoptists who are keen to participate in the tuition of undergraduate Orthoptists. The course is open to anyone wishing to become a Clinical Tutor.


    The course is being held at the Holiday Inn, Hull Marina. Delegates are responsible for booking and getting funding for their own overnight accommodation should they need it either at this hotel http://www.hihullmarinahotel.co.uk/, or cheaper ones nearby, like the Premier Inn http://www.premierinn.com/en/hotel/HULBAR/hull-city-centre or the Ibis http://www.ibis.com/gb/hotel-3479-ibis-hull/index.shtml


    Session1                                                                                                                            

    • Aims and objectives
    • Why BIOS offers the course
    • BIOS website for SIG education                                                                
    • Get to know everyone, reasons for attendance, experience if any


    Session 2   Teaching Methods and Resources                                                           

    • Awareness of different types of teaching methods and learning styles
    • Activity- individual learning styles and feedback on alternatives

    Session 3 Student Assessment                                                                           

    • Reflection on framework for assessment and types, purposes and principles
    • Clinical placement requirements

    Session 4 Supervision feedback and assessment                                                                             

    • Styles of supervision and supervisor and feedback and assessment

    Session 5  Managing the less able student                                                                          

    • Pastoral care and professional use of social media 
    • Managing the adult learner, determining the differences in competencies, the less able and difficult student. Departmental protocols on pastoral care and professional conduct
    Session 6   Summing up and questions                                 

    The course is held over two days. Lunch, tea and coffee will be provided as part of the course package on both days.


    Course Tutors Alex Lindstrom & Aftab Maqsud


    Course Fee:

    £230.00 BIOS Members;

    £350.00 non BIOS-members (Fees must be paid in advance of attendance).


    Cancellation policy

    Delegates cancelling may:

    • Substitute a suitably-qualified colleague (please give at least one week's notice before commencement of the course).
    • Receive a full refund if cancelling on or before 2 weeks before the start of the course otherwise they will be liable to pay 100% of the fee

    • 16 November 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Freeman Hospital Newcastle
    • 78

    BIOS Northern Region

    Autumn Clinical Meeting

    Wednesday 16th November 2016  Freeman Hospital, Newcastle


    Kindly sponsored by Orthoptic Supplies

    A free event for BIOS members - with a great line up of speakers and topics being planned.


     

    • 30 March 2017
    • 9:30 AM
    • 31 March 2017
    • 4:30 PM
    • Thackray Medical Museum Beckett Street Leeds LS9 7LN
    • 15

    Clinical Tutors Course

    30/31 March 2017, Leeds


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    The course is designed for Orthoptists who are keen to participate in the tuition of undergraduate Orthoptists. The course is open to anyone wishing to become a Clinical Tutor.

    Session1                                                                                                                            

    • Aims and objectives
    • Why BIOS offers the course
    • BIOS website for SIG education                                                                
    • Get to know everyone, reasons for attendance, experience if any

    Session 2   Teaching Methods and Resources                                                           

    • Awareness of different types of teaching methods and learning styles
    • Activity- individual learning styles and feedback on alternatives

    Session 3 Student Assessment                                                                           

    • Reflection on framework for assessment and types, purposes and principles
    • Clinical placement requirements

    Session 4 Supervision feedback and assessment                                                                             

    • Styles of supervision and supervisor and feedback and assessment

    Session 5  Managing the less able student                                                                          

    • Pastoral care and professional use of social media 
    • Managing the adult learner, determining the differences in competencies, the less able and difficult student. Departmental protocols on pastoral care and professional conduct
    Session 6   Summing up and questions                                 

    The course is held over two days. Lunch, tea and coffee will be provided as part of the course package on both days.


    Course Tutors Danielle Guy & Laura Tuff

    Course Fee:

    £230.00 BIOS Members;

    £350.00 non BIOS-members (Fees must be paid in advance of attendance).

    Cancellation policy

    Delegates cancelling may:

    • Substitute a suitably-qualified colleague (please give at least one week's notice before commencement of the course).
    • Receive a full refund if cancelling on or before 15th March 2017
    or they will be liable to pay 100% of the fee


    Directions to the venue:

    The Museum is next to St. James's Hospital, 2 miles to the North East of the city centre.

    By Bus - Frequent bus services run from Leeds city centre. Numbers 16, 42, 49, 50, 50A, 61 all stop outside the Museum.

    By Car - From M621 follow signs for York (A64) then follow the brown tourist signs. From the North, take the A58 towards the city, and then follow the brown tourist signs.

    • 03 May 2017
    • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Pinderfield Hospital, Wakefield
    • 83

    BIOS Northern Region

    Spring Clinical Meeting 2017

     

    Wednesday 3rd May 2017

    Pinderfield Hospital, Wakefield


    Kindly sponsored by Orthoptic Supplies

    A free event for BIOS members - with a great line up of speakers and topics being planned.


     

Past events

22 April 2016 BIOS Vision Screening SIG Meeting
20 April 2016 BIOS SCOTTISH NETWORK SPRING CLINICAL MEETING
02 March 2016 BIOS Northern Region Spring Clinical Meeting 2016
24 February 2016 BOSTU - Reps Training and Workshop (Northern Region)
07 January 2016 BOSTU - Reps Training and Workshop (Midlands & East)
30 November 2015 BIOS SCOTTISH NETWORK AUTUMN CLINICAL MEETING
27 November 2015 BIOS Managers'/LOOP Forum
24 November 2015 Jerusalem reunion (Invited guest list only)
10 November 2015 BIOS e - Health Special Interest Group Study Day
05 November 2015 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course (Leeds)
04 November 2015 BIOS Northern Region Autumn Clinical Meeting 2015
27 October 2015 BIOS Specific Learning Difficulties SIG - Competency Training
09 October 2015 BIOS Stroke and Neuro Rehab Special Interest Group Study Day
07 October 2015 BIOS & BOSTU Wales Workshop
30 September 2015 BIOS Low Vision Special Interest Group Day
09 July 2015 BIOS & BOSTU AGM 2015
08 July 2015 BIOS SOCIAL EVENTS - Scientific Conference 2015
02 July 2015 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course
25 June 2015 BOSTU - Disciplinary, Capability & Service Redesign
19 June 2015 BIOS Southern Region Clinical Day
21 May 2015 BIOS Leads of Orthoptic Profession (LOOP) group
15 May 2015 5th Annual Whipps Cross University Hospital Paediatric & Strabismus Study Day
08 May 2015 BIOS Special Educational Needs (SEN) SIG MEETING
30 April 2015 BIOS Vision Screening SIG Meeting - Evidence based Vision Screening
28 April 2015 Glaucoma & Retinal Disease SIG Study Day
25 April 2015 Northern Region Spring Clinical Meeting 2015
24 April 2015 BIOS Midland Spring Clinical Meeting
24 April 2015 BIOS Welsh Clinical Day
30 March 2015 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course (Hull)
09 March 2015 Paediatric Visual Impairment Study Day
04 March 2015 BIOS SCOTTISH NETWORK SPRING CLINICAL MEETING
04 March 2015 BOSTU - Disciplinary, Capability & Service Redesign
24 February 2015 BOSTU - Disciplinary, Capability & Service Redesign
11 December 2014 BIOS General Meeting 2014 (prior to Squint Forum)
28 November 2014 BIOS Low Vision SIG Study Day
28 November 2014 BIOS Eastern Regional In-Service Training Day
27 November 2014 BIOS Managers'/LOOP Forum
17 November 2014 BIOS Specific Literacy Difficulties SIG MEETING
23 October 2014 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course (Leeds)
20 October 2014 BIOS Southern Branch - Autumn Clinical Meeting and BOSTU update
10 October 2014 BIOS Southern Branch: South West Regional In-service Training Day
03 October 2014 BIOS Stroke and Neuro Rehab Special Interest Group Study Day
20 August 2014 BIOS Scientific Conference 2014
19 August 2014 BIOS SOCIAL EVENTS - Scientific Conference 2014
03 July 2014 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course
01 July 2014 BIOS - Building a Dream Team in Orthoptics
20 June 2014 BIOS Special Educational Needs (SEN) SIG MEETING
13 June 2014 BIOS - Building a Dream Team in Orthoptics
06 June 2014 BIOS & BOSTU AGM 2014 & BIOS 2014 AWARDS
29 May 2014 Southern Branch/East Anglian - In-service Training Day
23 May 2014 4th Annual Whipps Cross University Hospital Paediatric & Strabismus Study Day
09 May 2014 BIOS Inaugural Managers/Heads SIG Meeting
09 May 2014 Southern Branch - In-service Training Day
08 May 2014 Southern Branch - In-service Training Day and AGM
02 May 2014 BIOS - Building a Dream Team in Orthoptics
29 April 2014 Glaucoma & Retinal Disease SIG Study Day
26 April 2014 Northern Branch AGM & Clinical Meeting 2014
25 April 2014 BIOS - Building a Dream Team in Orthoptics
08 April 2014 BIOS Vision Screening SIG Meeting
04 April 2014 Welsh Branch AGM and Spring Clinical Meeting
28 March 2014 BIOS Midland Branch AGM & Spring Clinical Meeting
10 March 2014 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course
05 March 2014 BIOS SCOTTISH BRANCH AGM & SPRING CLINICAL MEETING
29 November 2013 BIOS IRISH BRANCH AGM & CASE PRESENTATIONS
29 November 2013 BIOS Southern Branch: South West Regional In-service Training Day
29 November 2013 BIOS In Service Training Day
27 November 2013 BIOS Low Vision Special Interest Group Conference
22 November 2013 BIOS Stroke and Neuro Rehab Special Interest Group Study Day
18 November 2013 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course
15 November 2013 BIOS Specific Literacy Difficulties SIG MEETING
06 November 2013 BIOS Southern Branch Inservice Training Day
06 November 2013 Northern Branch Clinical Meeting
01 November 2013 BIOS SCOTTISH BRANCH AUTUMN CLINICAL MEETING
18 October 2013 BIOS Managers' Forum
23 September 2013 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course
20 September 2013 BIOS Midland Branch Clinical Meeting
05 September 2013 BIOS Scientific Conference 2013
27 June 2013 BIOS Special Educational Needs (SEN) SIG MEETING
15 June 2013 BIOS AGM 2013 & BIOS 2013 AWARDS
16 May 2013 BOSTU Workplace Employment Relations, Professionalism & Conflict Resolution
15 May 2013 BOSTU Workplace Employment Relations, Professionalism & Conflict Resolution
13 May 2013 Heads of Service Meeting
27 April 2013 Northern Branch AGM & Clinical Meeting
26 April 2013 Midland Branch AGM & Clinical Meeting
26 April 2013 Welsh Branch Spring Clinical Meeting & 75th Anniversary Lunch
26 April 2013 Southern Branch - In-service Training Day and AGM
26 April 2013 3rd Annual Whipps Cross University Hospital Paediatric & Strabismus Study Day
10 April 2013 BOSTU Workplace Employment Relations, Professionalism & Conflict Resolution
26 March 2013 BOSTU Workplace Employment Relations, Professionalism & Conflict Resolution
14 March 2013 Workplace Employment Relations, Professionalism & Conflict Resolution
13 March 2013 BIOS SCOTTISH AGM & CASE PRESENTATIONS
04 March 2013 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course
27 February 2013 BOSTU Workplace Employment Relations & Conflict Resolution
01 February 2013 BOSTU Workplace Employment Relations & Conflict Resolution - Heads & TU Reps
25 January 2013 BOSTU Workplace Employment Relations & Conflict Resolution - Heads & TU Reps
11 December 2012 BIOS Glaucoma and Retinal Disease SIG Meeting
28 November 2012 BIOS NORTHERN BRANCH CLINICAL MEETING & 75th ANNIVERSARY LUNCH
26 November 2012 Southern Branch, London Regional Training Day
22 November 2012 BIOS Specific Literacy Difficulties SIG MEETING
15 November 2012 BIOS Vision Screening SIG Meeting
31 October 2012 BIOS Stroke and Neuro Rehab Special Interest Group Study Day
22 October 2012 BIOS SCOTTISH BRANCH CLINICAL MEETING
15 October 2012 Welsh Branch Autumn Clinical Meeting & 75th Anniversary Lunch
12 October 2012 BIOS Southern Branch: South West Regional In-service Training Day
04 October 2012 BIOS Managers' Forum
04 October 2012 BIOS AGM 2012
27 September 2012 BIOS MIDLAND BRANCH CLINICAL MEETING & 75th ANNIVERSARY CREAM TEA
10 September 2012 BIOS Clinical Tutors Course
19 June 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 2
18 June 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 1
13 June 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 4
12 June 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 3
26 May 2012 BIOS 75th Anniversary Dinner
26 May 2012 BIOS EGM 2012 and Clinical Meeting
17 May 2012 Heads of Service Meeting
27 April 2012 Whipps Cross Study Day & Southern Branch AGM
27 April 2012 Whipps Cross Study Day - Interactive Workshop with Play-Therapists
30 March 2012 Welsh Branch AGM
23 March 2012 Non-Medical Prescribing Workshop & SIG Launch
15 March 2012 Eccentric Viewing Conference - Macular Disease Society
01 March 2012 BIOS Specific Educational Needs SIG MEETING
20 January 2012 South West Regional In-service Training Day
17 January 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 4
16 January 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 3
10 January 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 2
09 January 2012 SLD COMPETENCY - Module 1
25 November 2011 London Study Day - Southern Branch
17 November 2011 BIOS Specific Literacy Difficulties SIG MEETING
07 November 2011 Scottish Branch Autumn Clinical Meeting
17 October 2011 BIOS Glaucoma SIG MEETING
13 October 2011 BIOS Managers' Forum
22 September 2011 BIOS Stroke Special Interest Group Study Day
08 September 2011 SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
22 August 2011 BIOS Clinical Teachers Course
24 June 2011 South West Regional In-service Training Day

British and Irish Orthoptic Society

01353 66 55 41

Salisbury House · Station Road
Cambridge · CB1 2LA
United Kingdom