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Inherited retinal diseases- bench, bedside and beyond

Start: 2nd December 2020

Type: Seminar

Description: Inherited Retinal Diseases are the second commonest cause of childhood blindness, and the commonest cause in working age adults (UK). They are clinically and genetically highly heterogeneous. There have been major developments in terms of underlying molecular genetics, genetic testing, disease mechanisms, retinal imaging, models of disease, avenues of intervention and assistive technology, and Phase I/II and III clinical trials. Most recently with the first FDA and EMA approved gene therapy for LCA-RPE65 - which has recently been NICE approved and successfully delivered to both adults and children in the UK. This seminar will cover the breadth of these developments with experts in the respective areas providing a distilled update.

Max Places: 60

Venue: The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Programme: Click here to open.

CPD Points: 6.0

Fees:
Allied professions - £165.00
Non RCOphth member consultant - £250.00
RCOphth member (including fellow, affiliate & diplomate) - £190.00
Non RCOphth member ophthalmologist - £210.00
RCOphth member consultant - £230.00
RCOphth ophthalmic trainee - £165.00