College of Optometrists

By The College of Optometrists

Welcome to the College of Optometrists' new series of optometry podcasts. Our very own ex-hospital radio DJ (and Head of Research), Martin Cordiner, will be taking you through an optometric journey, covering topics such as the latest in eye health research and patient experiences.

  1. 1.
    Reforming prisoners through optometry
    28:53
  2. 2.
    Risks of aerosol transmission of COVID-19 in practice
    39:52
  3. 3.
    WebinarXtra: Common optic neuropathies
    28:15
  4. 4.
    WebinarXtra: Is this child likely to be myopic?
    37:13
  5. 5.
    How refractive blur affects driver judgement and our Focus On Life campaign
    1:05:04
  6. 6.
    WebinarXtra: Monitor, manage, treat or refer?
    16:58
  7. 7.
    Mental health and newborn eye care
    1:04:08
  8. 8.
    WebinarXtra: Is this young child going to be at risk for strabismus or amblyopia?
    31:14
  1. 9.
    WebinarXtra: A headache for optometrists
    12:23
  2. 10.
    WebinarXtra: Glaucoma laser treatments; what are they and should optometrists be doing them?
    29:12
  3. 11.
    WebinarXtra: Urgent ophthalmology cases
    35:56
  4. 12.
    WebinarXtra: What’s changed in the College's Guidance for Professional Practice?
    37:06
  5. 13.
    Nutrition for optometrists
    46:53
  6. 14.
    WebinarXtra: Delivering eye care in the current lockdown – your questions answered
    48:18
  7. 15.
    20 years of advising the profession
    46:19
  8. 16.
    OiP: MOLES algorithm - scoring system for managing patients with melanocytic choroidal tumours
    23:33
  9. 17.
    WebinarXtra: Double trouble - when ocular motor nerves go horribly wrong
    31:04
  10. 18.
    Living with hallucinations
    51:57
  11. 19.
    I'm a foreign body, get me out of here!
    31:20
  12. 20.
    WebinarXtra: OCT in community practice with Mike Horler MCOptom
    25:24
  13. 21.
    OiP: Lissamine green – where have we been and where are we now?
    9:54
  14. 22.
    COVID and the eye with Professor John Lawrenson FCOptom
    42:14
  15. 23.
    The 15 seconds, 30-minute movement with Dr Rachel Pilling
    36:51
  16. 24.
    WebinarXtra: Scleral contact lenses for the regular eye with Katie Harrop MCOptom
    23:27
  17. 25.
    WebinarXtra: Smoothing out a bumpy ride in oculoplastics: distinguishing benign from malignant lesions, with Raj Das-Bhaumik
    25:51
  18. 26.
    The eyes and lows of lockdown (Part 3): Taking care of your career
    21:19
  19. 27.
    The algorithm's gonna help you - with Professor Alastair Denniston
    42:10
  20. 28.
    WebinarXtra: Peripheral vitreoretinal disorders for optometrists with Mr Kam Balaggan
    1:04:34
  21. 29.
    The eyes and lows of lockdown (Part 2): Taking care of your practice
    17:09
  22. 30.
    WebinarXtra: Glaucoma case presentations - from core skills to diploma with Angela Whitaker MCOptom
    34:48
  23. 31.
    The eyes and lows of lockdown (Part 1): Taking care of yourself
    24:41
  24. 32.
    WebinarXtra: How to recognise diabetic retinopathy and manage your patients with Kate Powell MCOptom
    29:44
  25. 33.
    The battle to save my only eye
    1:01:55
  26. 34.
    Blazing the trail for women in vision science
    35:43
  27. 35.
    OiP: The use of OCT in the detection and diagnosis of glaucoma with Dr Jonathan Denniss MCOptom
    11:09
  28. 36.
    Back and to the future of eyewear trends
    1:11:56
  29. 37.
    WebinarXtra: Orthoptics for the busy optometrist with Professor Bruce Evans FCOptom
    36:40
  30. 38.
    Treating eye disease with gene therapy with Jasleen Jolly MCOptom
    42:10
  31. 39.
    WebinarXtra: Glaucoma - piecing together the puzzle with Adam Wannell MCOptom
    38:18
  32. 40.
    OiP: Keratoconus and cross-linking with Dr Vijay Anand MCOptom
    9:20
  33. 41.
    WebinarXtra: Interpreting OCT scans with Polly Dulley MCOptom
    26:23
  34. 42.
    Living with AMD
    37:46
  35. 43.
    WebinarXtra: Myopia management with Dr Nicola Logan MCOptom
    30:33
  36. 44.
    OiP: Myopia management with soft contact lenses
    12:10
  37. 45.
    Orthoptics and optometry - spot the difference
    22:28
  38. 46.
    Can genetic testing predict myopia?
    33:28
  39. 47.
    My optometrist saved my sight
    33:30
  40. 48.
    Bonus: Through the eyes of an artist
    19:00
  41. 49.
    The myopia epidemic
    53:07
  42. 50.
    OiP: Managing ocular allergy in optometric practice
    13:34

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