CO Continuing Professional Development – Seminar Series 2018

2 CPD points per lecture, optional assessment 1 CPD point per lecture

The ACO Seminar Series consists of 2 lectures, generally held bi-monthly on the 3rd Tuesday. Registration is free to ACO members and includes light refreshments from 6.15pm and between the lectures. (Note: members are not required to register, however for catering purposes please RSVP to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

Beginning at 6.30pm and 7.45pm, the one hour lectures are held in the Amies Theatre at the ACO, 374 Cardigan Street, Carlton. Each lecture qualifies for 2 CPD points plus an additional 1 point for the optional assessment.

Non-members are welcome to attend the Seminar Series for a registration fee of $110 per night (inc GST) and can register by contacting This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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Seminar Series Calendar 2018

Date  

 

Title

Presenter

Seminar Series 1:
Tuesday 20 February 2018

 

Sponsored by 

6.30pm - 7.30pm

Lecture 1 : Open Angle Glaucoma - Case Studies(T)

7.45pm - 8.45pm

Lecture 2 : New Frontiers of Glaucoma Surgery - MIGS and other emerging techniques and therapies (T)

Seminar Series 2:

Tuesday 17 April 2018

Sponsored by 

 

 

 

6.30pm - 7.30pm

Lecture 1:    Therapeutic Overview of Topical Medications (T)

7.45pm - 8.45pm

Lecture 2: Topical Medications - Case Studies (T)

Seminar Series 3:

Tuesday 19 June 2018

 Sponsored by

 

 

6.30pm - 7.30pm

Lecture 1:  The use of OCT in neuro-opthalmology

7.45pm - 8.45pm

Lecture 2:   Medico-legal Issues

Seminar Series 4:

Tuesday 21 August 2018

 

 

 

6.30pm - 7.30pm

Lecture 1: Headache Differential Diagnosis

7.45pm - 8.45pm

Lecture 2: Driving and Vision - an Overview of Standards

Seminar Series 5:

Tuesday 16 October 2018

6.30pm - 7.30pm 

Lecture 1:Paediatric Optometry

 

 

7:45pm - 8:45pm Lecture 2: Stories from the Clinic (T)  
*(T) Therapeutic Education CPD
 
Venue Information

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

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Additional Resources

Seminar Series lectures, additional learning materials and assessments are available for members via the ACO Centre for Online Resources and Elearning (ACOCORE).

Optional Assessment of the Seminar Series Lectures: optional assessment questionnaires are available for the Seminar Series Lectures and if successfully completed (70% accuracy) an additional CPD point is received per questionnaire. More

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