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Inherited retinal diseases - bench, beside and beyond

Start: 4th December 2019

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 an exponential increase in Phase I/II and III clinical trials. There is now the first approved gene therapy for LCA-RPE65, with other therapies likely to be approved in the next 12-18 months. 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

RCOphth member consultant - £220.00
Non RCOphth member consultant - £240.00
RCOphth member (Fellow, Member, Affiliate, Diplomate - £185.00
Non RCOphth member ophthalmologist - £205.00
Ophthalmic trainees - £160.00
Allied health professionals - £160.00

Booking Closed: This event took place on the 4th December 2019.