Medical Ophthalmological Society

Medical Ophthalmological Society (UK)

Governor’s Hall, St Thomas’ Hospital, London

Thursday 13th March 2014, 09.00 – 17.00

Convenor: Dr Elizabeth Graham
9.00 - 9.25Registration and Coffee
9.25 - 9.30WelcomeMr Eoin O'Sullivan
9.30 - 10:45Symposium on Behcet's SyndromeChair Prof Miles Stanford
9.30 - 9.35IntroductionProf Miles Stanford
9.35 - 9.55Systemic featuresDr S Chaudry
9.55 - 10.10Ocular diseaseProf Miles Stanford
10.10 - 10.25Neuro-Behcet'sDr Desmond Kidd
10.25 - 10.45Current treatment optionsDr Mathew Buckland
10.45 - 11.15Coffee
11.15 - 12.00Allergan sponsored lectureChair Dr Simon Hickman
The role of inflammation in retinal diseaseMr Winfried Amoaku
12.00 - 12.45UpdateChair Mr Ian Pearce
The troublesome vitreousProf Paul Bishop
12.45 - 14.00Lunch (MOSUK committee and scientific meeting)
14.00 - 15.30Original presentationsChairs Dr John Olson / Dr Graeme Williams
14.00 - 14.12IgG4-related disease of the orbit: a great ‘new’ mimickerA M Gruener
14.12 - 14.24Eye may have an answer as to why your blood pressure is highG Heath
14.24 - 14.36The Amiloride Clinical trial in Optic Neuritis (ACTION Trial): trial paradigm and initial baseline dataJ McKee
14.36 - 14.48Prevalence and incidence of blindness and other degrees of visual impairment in patients with neovascular age-related macular degenerationM Buckle
14.48 - 15.00Bilateral Acute Ischaemic Maculopathy in a Patients with Neurofibromatosis Type 1 – a new syndrome?M Z Kanaan
15.00 - 15.12To investigate the impact of diabetic retinopathy of varying severity on sleepR Morjaria
15.12 - 15.24Autoimmune retinopathyY C Yap
15.25 - 16.00Tea
16.00 - 17.00MOS(UK) Annual LectureChair Dr Elizabeth Graham
Inflammatory CorneaProfessor John Dart
17.00 - 18.00Drinks Reception
Meeting sponsored by educational grants from Allergan and Bayer