University of Edinburgh

Ask the expert Professor Gordon Dutton

Presented on Tuesday 5 May 2009


Come to this course with pre-prepared questions about any aspect of visual impairment in children and the principles of how to manage them. This is a unique opportunity to put your questions to a leading paediatric ophthalmologist. Get the answers to your questions explained in simple jargon-free language. These sessions are intended to be interactive.

Target audience: teachers of visually impaired children, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, orthoptists, community paediatricians, social workers, visual impairment professionals, young people and parents.

Presenter: Professor Gordon Dutton, Paediatric Ophthalmologist
Christine Stones, CPD Organiser for Visual Impairment, Scottish Sensory Centre


10.20 am Introduction, Christine Stones

10.30 am Posting Questions* - opportunity for the audience to put any questions to Professor Dutton

1.30 pm In depth analysis of issues raised in the morning session Professor Dutton

3.30 pm Feedback

4 pm Course Evaluation and close

*Ideas/issues may be generated through brainstorming/carousel of ideas.