Seminar series: on-line

To help our members get access to CPD, our Seminar Series is now being delivered on-line.  Join expert speakers as they deliver presentations on a variety of current clinical topics at the ACO Seminar Series. Free to members, these events are held throughout the year providing an opportunity to expand your knowledge. Members can also access the lectures online one week after the event free of charge.

Understanding visual problems experienced by people living with dementia

Dr Marianne Coleman

Tuesday 23 February 2021
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Advances in bionic eye technology and Australian suprachoroidal bionic eye clinical trial outcomes

Dr Carla Abbott

Tuesday 23 March 2021
7:30pm to 8:30pm

Retinal case studies for optometrists

Dr Simon Chen

Tuesday 20 April 2021
7:30pm to 8:30 pm AEST

Designing health services to meet community needs: new models of care for chronic eye diseases in Australia

Prof Lisa Keay

Tuesday 1st June 2021
7:30pm to 8:30 pm AEST

Recognising the emotional impact of sudden onset visual loss

Mary Travis

Tuesday 20th July 2021
7:30pm to 8:30 pm AEST

Ocular Syphilis

Dr Janet Towns, Dr Robyn Troutbeck & Sheranne Dobinson

Tuesday 10th August 2021
7pm to 9pm AEST

Clinical & Surgical Management of Fuch’s Endothelial Dystrophy

A/Professor Elaine Chong

Tuesday 14th September 2021
7:30pm to 8:30pm AEST

Hope for future preventative treatment for patients with Geographic Atrophy in Australia

Dr Fred K Chen

Thursday 14th October 2021
7:30pm to 8:30pm AEDT

November Seminar Series: Clinical Debate

Is optical correction or disease detection the most important role for Optometry in the 21st Century?”

Dr Uday Bhatt, Mr Luke Burns, Ms Elisse Higginbotham, Dr Mali Okada, Dr Nellie Dean & Ms Stephanie Keenan

Tuesday 9th November 2021
7:30pm to 9pm AEDT

General Information
  • Registration:
    Please email cpd@aco.org.au for Zoom link
  • Time: from 7.00pm.
  • Address:
    On-line via Zoom.
  • Cost:
    Free for ACO Members
    Non-member rate TBA