Paediatric Ophthalmology Pre congress workshop on “Ophthalmology for the Paediatrician”

The workshop was organized by the Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians and the CHILDEYE ‘The Children’s Eye Clinic’ in association with the College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka and was held at the Ivy Hall of Cinnamon Grand Hotel, Colombo on the 08th of August 2016.

This workshop was conducted by Consultant Eye Surgeons, Dr D Irugalbandara, Dr Hiranya Abeysekera, Dr Tavisha Udupihille and Dr Amila de Alwis.

A wide range of topics were discussed including management of Diagnosing a red eye, urgent referrals, Red reflex exam and direct ophthalmoscope, Ocular manifestations of systematic conditions and Ocular causes of headaches.

It was a very successful workshop with a large number of participants.