Paediatric Optometry Clinical Education Workshop

Optometrists practising in Queensland who are not behavioural optometrists and who complete the assessment and meet other criteria may be invited to ‘align’ with the Queensland Children’s Hospital Ophthalmology department under the Paediatric Aligned Optometry Program.

Optometry Australia CPD points will be applied for attendance at completion of assessment for this event.

Topics include:

  • Development of the visual system
  • Conducting paediatric eye examinations and assessments
  • Refractive errors in children
  • Amblyopia
  • Strabismus in children
  • Nystagmus
  • Papilloedema
  • Collaborative practice

This workshop was made possible by Capricornia Contact Lens and Device Technologies.


$200 (includes food and parking voucher)


Paediatric Optometry Clinical Education Workshop registration form 

Please register by Wednesday, 31 July 2019 to Laura Gascoinge-Pees at

Workshop flyer


Saturday, 17 August 2019


8.30am – 5pm


Level 7 Auditorium
Queensland Children’s Hospital
501 Stanley Street
South Brisbane QLD 4101

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