Zeiss will be marking World Optometry Day today (Wednesday 23rd March) with it’s Global Optometry Summit. Key speakers including Mr James Armitage will discuss key trends and challenges facing the profession.
The global virtual event will take place in Australia, and will be available to view at 4pm UTC in the UK. You’ll be able to see attendees engage with Zeiss’ product experts and discover the company’s innovative solutions that support optometry practices and patients.
The summit will feature presentations on glaucoma management and the Zeiss Glaucoma workflow. There will also be a panel discussion with leading experts, live chat with Zeiss representatives and a new Virtual Exhibit Hall showcasing an interactive clinic experience.
See below for more information on the events
Welcome and keynote speaker
Mr Angelo Rago, head of global ophthalmic diagnostics & president of Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc, and Zeiss ODs on Zeiss Innovation
Live interviews with Zeiss product managers and partners
Antonio Chirumbolo, OD
Using ultrawide imaging to assist optometrists in a comprehensive diagnosis and management of glaucoma
Wes McCann, OD, Canada
Glaucoma management: Setting the standard with perimetry and glaucoma progression analysis
Michael Chaglasian, OD, US
Using OCT and OCT-A trend-based analysis to inform clinical decision making and improve patient care
James Armitage, BOptom, PhD, Australia – Professor of Optometry, Deakin University.
Zeiss Glaucoma Workplace – Glaucoma patient workflow at its best
Craig McArthur, Scotland
Panel discussion and Q&A moderators
Mark Dunbar, OD, USA
Laura Nai, Optometrist, Singapore
Countdown to the event here.