ISD-DE 2024 Update Course Programme

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UPDATE COURSE: Wednesday 29th May 2024

Venue: County Hall, Etc Venues 4th Floor, Belvedere Road, London SE1 7PB

Registration badge pick-up 10:00hrs
Update Course 10.30hrs – 17:30hrs

“The Wet and the Dry”

6 CPD POINTS from GOC. We are applying to the Royal College of Ophthalmologists for similar CPD points.

Pre-registration is essential. The course is subscribed to apart from the Scientific Meeting 30th to 31st May.

Click here to register and pay for the Update Course

International Society Dacryology and Dry Eye
The Watering and Dry Eye Update Course
Wednesday 29th May 2024


10.00 Badge Collection ISD-DE Reception Desk 4th Floor, County hall.

10.30 Opening of the Update Course, part of the International Society of Dacryology and Dry Eye
XIVth Congress, London, UK

10.30 Opening of the Update Course, part of the International Society of Dacryology and Dry Eye XIVth Congress, London, UK
Jane Olver, UK

10.35 Watery and Dry Eyes and the Lacrimal Circle
Jane Olver, UK

10.40 Impact of epiphora on everyday life
Elin Bohman, Sweden

10.55 The Basics: Causes and tests in the tearing patient
Dyonne Hartong, Netherlands

11.10 The Basics: Tearing in patients with a patent lacrimal system
Hunter Yuen, Hong Kong

11.25 The Basics: Eyelid causes of watery and dry eyes
Tristan McMullan, UK

11.35 Special cases: Thyroid Eye Disease – significance of watery and dry eyes
Jimmy Uddin, UK

11.45 The Basics: Punctal and Lacrimal Probing and Syringing
Neil Rowson, UK

12.00 The Basics: Radiological Tests for Epiphora
Ulrich Lachman, Switzerland

12.15 MR DCG
Saul Rajak, UK

12.25 The Basics: Nasal endoscopic examination of the Nose
Ahmad Aziz, UK

12.35 Anatomical variations in endoscopic DCR
Hew Oliphant, UK

12.45 Questions and Answers

13.00 – 14.00 Light Lunch

14.00 Diagrammatic representation of the lacrimal drainage system
Gangadhara Sundar, Singapore

14.10 7 tricks for performing good endonasal endoscopic DCR
Jane Olver, UK

14.20 7 tricks to performing good external DCR
Geoff Rose, UK

14.30 The Basics: Punctal stenosis and canalicular obstruction, aetiology and diagnosis
Francesco Quaranta-Leoni, Italy

14.45 Questions and Answers

15.00 The Basics: Assessment and diagnosis of dry eyes
Laura Maubon, UK

15.15 The Basics: Office treatment of Dry Eyes and Blepharitis
Nizar Din, UK

15.30 – 16.00 Tea

16.00 Optometry & Dry Eye Management Success
Brian Tompkins, UK

16.20 The role of the local microbiome in eye health
Rachna Murphy, UK

16.30 Optilight IPL and rosacea MGD
Jonathan Roos, UK

16.40 Questions & Answers

16.45 Imaging the Dry Eye
Professor Harminder Dua, UK

17.10 Questions and Answers

17.15 Leave and Adjourn for Welcome Reception starting at 18.00 – 20.00 in the Thames Suite