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Wollongong CPD Evening (Regional Education Series)

  • 15 Nov 2019
  • 6 CPD Points*
  • North Wollongong, NSW

Please join us at our upcoming educational event in Wollongong. Located at the Novotel Northbeach Hotel, the evening will feature a three-course dinner and presentations from Vision Eye Institute’s Professor Gerard Sutton and Dr Athena Roufas. Both are highly accomplished and well respected ophthalmologists, and they will discuss recent developments in cataract surgery, pterygium management, ocular trauma and corneal grafts. Please note 6 CPD points have been applied for, including T points.

Seats are strictly limited – registration is complimentary but bookings are essential for catering purposes.

*CPD points have been applied for.


  • Complex cataract surgery
    Prof Gerard Sutton
  • Pterygium management in the 21st century
    Prof Gerard Sutton

  • Ocular trauma
    Dr Athena Roufas
  • What's new with corneal grafts?
    Dr Athena Roufas

Friday 15 Nov 2019

Time 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start
(Three-course dinner provided)
Where Novotel Northbeach Hotel
2–14 Cliff Rd North Wollongong New South Wales
Getting there Novotel Northbeach is located on Cliff Rd, right next to North Wollongong beach (on-site and street parking available).
Event coordinator optometryadmin@vei.com.au
Registrations are currently closed


  • Prof Gerard Sutton

    Prof Sutton is one of Australia’s leading ophthalmic surgeons and is an internationally recognised expert in cataract surgery, laser vision correction and corneal transplantation. He is Professor of Corneal and Refractive Surgery at Sydney Medical School and Medical Director of the Lions NSW Eye Bank.

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  • Dr Athena Roufas

    Dr Athena Roufas is a cataract, corneal and glaucoma specialist. She has expertise in complex cataract removals, corneal transplantation, collagen cross-linking, dry eye, trabeculectomy and glaucoma drainage devices.

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