FREE WORKSHOP FOR BOSTU REPS -
NEW AND EXISTING PLUS HEADS OF DEPARTMENT
Friday 1st July 2016
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
11.15 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
Please book as soon as possible to ensure a place and to enable us to tailor the course to your requirements.
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.
Session 2 Teaching Methods and Resources
Session 3 Student Assessment
Session 4 Supervision feedback and assessment
Session 5 Managing the less able student
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
£230.00 BIOS Members;
£350.00 non BIOS-members (Fees must be paid in advance of attendance).
Delegates cancelling may:
• Pay 100% of the fee if notice is given on or after this date
Sorry, but this event is now sold out. You can join the waitlist and we will send you an email when additional spaces become available.
BIOS Introduction to Intravitreal Injections
IVT WET-LAB DAY AGENDA
MONDAY 11th JULY 2016, 9.00 – 16.15
Supported by Bayer*
0900 Introduction and Welcome - Declan McClements
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)
5. Lecture on the process of giving intravitreal injection
6. Issues around infection control and intravitreal injections
8. Post injection management
9. Risk and legal issues around extended role development.
LUNCH 12.30 -13.15
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 11 June 2016 if spaces are available.
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.
* This meeting has been kindly supported by an educational grant from Bayer. Bayer have had no involvement in the topics or speakers of this meeting.
DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre
Granta Place | Mill Lane | Cambridge | CB2 1RT
1330 -1400 Arrival Refreshments
1400-1515 AGM (BIOS & BOSTU)
1515 -1530 Tea/coffee break
1530 - 1700 Clinical Programme - IOA Rotterdam Conference Reprise from UK&I speakers
1700 - 1715 Break
1715 - 1900 BIOS Awards Ceremony followed by drinks and canape reception
BOSTU REPS -
(NEW AND EXISTING)
PLUS HEADS OF DEPARTMENT
23rd September 2016
10.40 Facilities agreements and general discussion on policy revisions (please bring Facilities agreement document with you)
10th October 2016
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
Course Tutors Alex Lindstrom & Aftab Maqsud
Wednesday 16th November 2016 Freeman Hospital, Newcastle
Clinical Tutors Course
30/31 March 2017, Leeds
Course Tutors Danielle Guy & Laura Tuff
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.
Wednesday 3rd May 2017
Pinderfields General Hospital, Aberford Rd, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 4DG
Salisbury House · Station Road
Cambridge · CB1 2LA
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