ACO Continuing Professional Development – Courses

Generally conducted on weekends at ACO Carlton, these 3.5 hour courses provide the opportunity for optometrists to receive up-to-date information on the various topics offered.  Optional assessments are offered online for further CPD points.
If the topic you're seeking isn't here, also check out learning opportunities on our Seminar SeriesClinical Workshops & Webinar pages.
 
2018 Course Calendar           

Date 

Course

Presented by CPD Points Aus CD Points NZ

Pricing

Saturday 5 May 2018

9.30am - 1.00pm

THERAPEUTICS WEEKEND

 

Inflammations of the Anterior Segment (T)

 

The anterior eye inflammations will be the focus of attention on Saturday morning. During the first session, the
diagnosis and medical management of conjunctivitis and keratitis will be explored. The second session will be devoted
to the diagnosis and medical treatment of episcleritis, scleritis and anterior uveitis

 

Registration Application

Dr Georgia Cleary

6T CPD points (attendance)

3T CPD points (optional assessment)

Member price   

Full Weekend  $693

Full Saturday $425

SUN AM only $329

 

 

NON-member price

Full Weekend $990

Full Saturday  $710

SUN AM only $495

Saturday 5 May 2018

1.30pm - 5.00pm

THERAPEUTICS WEEKEND

 

Glaucoma  (T)

 

The sessions on glaucoma will commence with a comprehensive discussion of the medical approach to management
of glaucoma and ocular hypertension including a review of the major therapeutic classes, indications, dosing, and
common side effects. A structure for the review of treatment effect and substitution or alteration of medication will be
provided.

 

Registration Application

Dr Lance Liu & Dr Heathcote Wright 

6T CPD points (attendance)

3T CPD points (optional assessment)

Sunday 6 May 2018

9.30am - 1.00pm

 

 

THERAPEUTICS WEEKEND

 

Foreign Body Removal  (T)

 

During Sunday’s comprehensive practical session, the technique of foreign body removal will be demonstrated after a
detailed introductory lecture.

 

Registration Application

 

Foreign Body Removal Workshop Application

Dr Georgia Cleary

Ms Vanessa Tang

8T CPD points (attendance)

1T CPD points (optional assessment)

           

Fri 10 August 2018

9:30am - 1.00pm

Business Development Course   4 CPD  

Member price $88

Non-member  price $110

 

 

 

(T) Therapeutically endorsed CPD

Note. 1.  Details are accurate at time of publication but the ACO reserves the right to make changes as required.  2.  Events are subject to sufficient participation numbers.

Register

Call 03 9349 7477 with your credit card details (MasterCard and Visa only)

 
Venue Information

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Australian College of Optometry, 374 Cardigan Street, Carlton, Victoria

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ACO Continuing Professional Development Policy

The ACO CPD policy explains the terms and conditions relating to all ACO CPD, including refunds and cancellation of events more

Contact Information

For further enquiries on ACO continuing professional development, please contact the Education Division Tel: 03 9349 7477 or Email: cpd@aco.org.au

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