Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize has gone virtual and we're excited to invite you to our first online keynote event! Join Dr Rowan Candy, Professor at Indiana University School of Optometry, for her upcoming lecture focussing on young children who are at risk for strabismus and amblyopia. The session will review the refractive and ocular motor development of infants and preschoolers in the context of clinical assessment and care. Dr Candy will include reviews of relevant evidence-base with case examples.

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Event details

Date: 7.50–9pm GMT, 23 March 2021

Topics covered: Binocular vision, Children

Learning objectives:

  • To improve the understanding of the development and assessment of refractive error during infancy and early childhood.
  • To improve the understanding of typical and atypical accommodation and vergence performance during infancy and early childhood and its assessment.
  • To understand the risk factors for refractive esotropia and amblyopia during infancy and early childhood.
  • To understand the case management of children presenting with refractive error and binocular vision anomalies.

You will be able to claim one CPD hour after attending this live session. 

Dr Rowan Candy FARVO

Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor
Indiana University School of Optometry


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Terms and conditions

  • If this event reaches full capacity, The College of Optometrists has the right to refuse attendance to non-members.   
  • You must be a fully qualified optometrist registered with your regulatory body (e.g. GOC, CORU).
  • You must be a non-UK resident. 
  • By signing up for Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize you will receive some emails from us about the event.


With thanks to our event sponsors