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3 CPD

OCT interpretation - SpaMedica

This session is now fully booked

About the session

The aim of this session is to help clinicians with OCT interpretation and commonly occurring pathology associated with OCT.

Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes and CPD information to be confirmed.

Speakers

Marian Carvalho BSc MCOptom

Mariana is a hospital optometrist based in the South East of England. Providing pre-operative clinical assessment and post-operative care of NHS patients referred to SpaMedica hospitals for cataract surgery, YAG capsulotomy and medical retina conditions.

Responsibilities include performing intravitreal injections for patients requiring anti-VEGF treatments and YAG laser capsulotomies for up to 40 patients per day, and supporting the cohort of hospital optometrists and other Allied Health Professionals working within the SpaMedica Medical Retina Service (currently run at 12 hospitals around the country).

Emily Scarpello

Emily is a clinical optometrist, researcher, and manager with over 30 years’ experience of care provision and management within optometry, human clinical research, and the medical devices/product development sector. 

Currently Senior Lead Optometrist in Medical Retina within SpaMedica hospitals in the Midlands and North Regions. Responsibilities include raining, leading, and supporting the cohort of hospital optometrists and other Allied Health Professionals working within the SpaMedica Medical Retina Service currently run at 12 hospitals throughout the country.