Synapse Academy: Online CPD articles
Synapse Academy provides online CPD for optometrists and dispensing opticians. Accreditation is by the University of Johannesburg for the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
By reading the Synapse Academy articles and completing the online questionnaires, you can fulfil your annual CPD requirement of 30 CEUs, including 5 points in medical law, patients’ rights and ethics.
Annual membership: R 700 (from 1 March 2017)
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To register, please send your proof of payment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Include your HPCSA number and your registered name (for your certificates) in your email.
Banking details: FNB branch 210519 Account number 62591491677
For more information please contact Bron at email@example.com
25 – 28 August 2017
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Final programme will be released on 1 June 2017
Contact lensesInternational speaker: Paul Rose (Yes, he of the Rose K lens!) Prosthetics and cosmetics Ethics: Janet Early-Heystek (Advocate) Dr Marjo Terreblanche: Botox – What it can and can’t do Bonita Lutzka – Prosthetic contact lenses
General and ocular physiology
Dr JD Deetlefs: Allergies
Dr Johan van Wyk: Ocular surface homeostasisDr Piet Swanepoel: Neoplastic disease Paul Leroy: Cloud computing, big data and analytics for the healthcare provider
What if…We knew what caused Keratoconus? Dr Dirk Booysen We could screen better? Priya Morjaria We could up our game? Lizelle Loock
Banking details: FNB King William’s Town (210519)
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