Seminar series: now on-line

To help our members get access to CPD during COVID-19, 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 network with your colleagues. Members can also access the lectures online one week after the event free of charge.

Prevention of blindness: the role of optometry: On-line

Dr Suit May Ho

Optical interventions for myopia control: On-line

Mr Phillip Cheng

Tuesday 21 April 2020
Lecture 1: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Lecture 2: 7:30pm to 8:30pm

See general information for details on how to access the lectures

Reticular pseudodrusen and its association with AMD: The Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study

Dr Elaine Chong

Glaucoma: from biological markers to over-the-counter vitamin supplements (T)

Dr Flora Hui

Tuesday 16 June 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Springtime ocular inflammations (T)

Speaker TBC

What you should consider when advising patients considering cataract surgery?

Dr Georgia Cleary

Tuesday 18 August 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Anterior eye inflammations (T)

Speaker TBC

Opportunities for the optometric profession over the next decade (T)

Dr Graham Lakkis

Tuesday 20 October 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Previous 2020 events

Looking beyond the eye: what the retina can tell us about the brain

Dr Christine Nguyen

Glaucoma: visual fields vs OCT (T)

Assoc Prof Simon Skalicky

Tuesday 18 February 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

General Information
  • Viewing the lectures live:
    2 CPD points for attendance plus 1 CPD point for assessment per lecture
  • Viewing the lectures after the event:
    1 CPD point for attendance plus 1 CPD point for assessment per lecture
  • Registration:
    Please email for Zoom link
  • Time: from 6.00pm.
  • Address:
    On-line via Zoom.
  • Cost:
    Free for ACO members
    $110 non-member rate