Northwick Park Glaucoma Patient Forum

Northwick Park Glaucoma Patient Forum

Wednesday 8th November 2017

About the event

The aim of this first informal meeting was to develop a sense of community for patients with glaucoma who are cared for at the Moorfields Eye Clinic at Northwick Park.

The aims of this meeting was to:

The presentation slides from this event can be downloaded below:
1. PDF iconIntroduction and 'Why should I be involved in glaucoma research?.pdf
2. PDF iconMy Eye Drops.pdf 
3. Should my family get tested for glaucoma? (To Be Uploaded)

We plan to hold these meetings on a quarterly basis and would value your input on the content and themes for future meetings.

If you are interested in being invited to an upcoming Glaucoma Patient Forum, please do contact us at BRC@moorfields.nhs.uk and we will inform you of the next planned event. 


 

Programme

2.30pm - 2.45pm

Registration & refreshments

2.45pm - 2.55pm

Introduction & welcome

Mr Hari Jayaram
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital 

2.55pm - 3.25pm

“Why, how, how, when of drops!”

Mr Subhash Suthar
International Glaucoma Association 

3.25pm - 3.35pm

Refreshments & Break

3.35pm - 4.05pm

“Should my family get tested for glaucoma?”

Mr Anthony Khawaja
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital

4.05pm - 4.35pm

“Why should I be involved in glaucoma research?” 

Mr Hari Jayaram
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital 

4.35pm - 4.45pm

Conclusions and suggestions for future meetings