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.

Low Vision and Technology – The options are out there

Mae Chong

ACO alum, where are they now? A catch up and discussion with previous ACO staff

Featuring Roman Serebrianik, Jessie Huang, Anagha Joshi and Ken Thomas

Tuesday 27 October 2020
Lecture 1: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Lecture 2: 7:30pm to 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
Lecture 1: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Lecture 2: 7:30pm to 8:30pm

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

When cataract surgery is not as routine as anticipated, what can we do to predict problems and how to manage them

Dr Elaine Chong

Public health eye care vignettes

Tim Fricke

Tuesday 16 June 2020
Lecture 1: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Lecture 2: 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Children’s vision, academic performance and screen time – piecing it all together

Dr Shelley Hopkins

Colour Vision: basic concepts and cutting-edge clinical techniques applied to clinical practice

Professor Michael Kalloniatis

Tuesday 18 August 2020
Lecture 1: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Lecture 2: 7:30pm to 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 cpd@aco.org.au for Zoom link
  • Time: from 6.00pm.
  • Address:
    On-line via Zoom.
  • Cost:
    Free for ACO members
    $110 non-member rate