This web page provides handouts for recent lectures by Bruce Evans & colleagues

Please note: the handouts summarise some of the slide content in the lectures. They should be considered in the context of the verbal information presented at each lecture. The handouts are only intended for those attending the lectures and should not be distributed further. Handouts will be kept on the website for six months after the date of the presentation.

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London Doctorate Academy Support Group, LSBU, 7 November 2019

 

Helping Children Who Have Symptoms When Reading, Institute of Optometry, London, 18 October 2019

 

11th Convegno Internazionale SU Aggiornamenti in Contattologia E Ottica Oftalmica, Monopoli, Italy, 13-14 October 2019

Binocular vision & accommodation in myopia progression

 

Vision UK and Royal Society of Medicine ‘Forward View: vision and eye health’ conference, Royal Society of Medicine, London; 9 October 2019

Children's vision - the big issue

 

European Academy of Optometry and Optics Annual Conference, Rome, 17-20 May 2019

A randomised controlled trial of low power plus lenses for pre-presbyopes with digital eyestrain

Myopia control: the new frontier for optometry

Five recent findings from optometry doctorates at the Institute of Optometry that every optometrist should know (poster)

Poster references

 

 

Orthoptic and Binocular Vision Association Conference, Aston University, Birmingham, 8 April 2019

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

Incomitancy video quiz (handout not available as video presentation)

 

Optometria 2019: International Optometry Conference (keynote speaker), Krakow, Poland, 5-7 April 2019

Spectacles v contact lenses: pros and cons for different visual conditions

Workshop: detecting orthoptic conditions that may have difficulties with spectacles or contact lenses

 

Optrafair, Birmingham, 30 March 2019

Migraine and other headaches: the role of the optometrist

Headache diary

 

Final year City University London Optometry students, 15 March 2019

Specific learning difficulties: the role of the optometrist

 

Optometry Tomorrow, College of Optometrists annual conference, Birmingham, 24 February 2019

Taking the headache out of headaches

Headache diary

 

LSBU doctorate support group, 7 February 2019

Quantitative data analysis

 

100% Optical, Excel conference centre, London, 13 January 2018

The role of the optometrist in specific learning difficulties

 

Scottish Optical Conference, Glasgow, 25 November 2018

Non-tolerances: how to minimise them & turn defeat into victory

Binocular vision cases from practice: interactive workshop

 

Synologen Academy Conference, Stockholm, 20 October 2018

Digital eyestrain – a new problem or a conglomerate of old problems? and
Adaptations to the clinical routine for patients in the digital age

 

Association of Independent Optometrists Annual Conference, Manchester, 14 October 2018

Kids R Fun: paediatric optometry

 

Colorimetry in Practice, International Institute of Colorimetry Conference, Aston University, 5 October 2018

An overview of visual factors relating to reading difficulties

SpLD questionnaire template

SpLD typical report summary template

SpLD detailed report template

 

Croydon Dyslexia Association meeting, 2 October 2018

Dyslexia and vision

 

International Optometry Conference (keynote speaker), Warsaw, Poland, 20-22 April 2018

Lecture on diagnosis of heterotropia

Workshop on diagnosis of heterotropia

 

 

11th Asia Cornea and Contact Lens Conference (keynote speaker), Gyeongju, Korea, 9-10 April 2018

Binocular vision and contact lenses

Workshop on interactive binocular vision case studies

 

Sutton Dyslexia Association meeting, 21 March 2018

Vision and dyslexia

 

Cyprus 4th Optometry Conference, Limassol, Cyprus, 11 March 2018

Non-tolerance

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

Peer review interactive video quiz on binocular vision cases

 

Brilleland conference, Oslo, 10 February 2018

Diagnosis of binocular vision anomalies

The role of the optometrist in dyslexia

 

100% Optical, Excel, London, 27-28 January 2018

The role of the optometrist in dyslexia

 

Eyecare 2018, Glasgow, 21 January 2018

Kids R Fun – paediatric optometry

 

Optometriapäivät conference, Helsinki, 14 January 2018

Myopia management

 

MSc Module on Learning Disabilities, Hadassah College, Jerusalem, Israel, 2-4 January 2018

Please contact MSc co-ordinator for handouts

 

Hoya Faculty Russian Delegation, Budapest, 20 December 2017

The full correction of refractive errors

Binocular vision anomalies

 

Hoya Faculty Summit on New Technologies and Visual Optics 2020, Budapest, 11-14 December 2017

Digital eyestrain

Adaptions to the clinical routine for patients in the digital age

 

Colorimetry in Practice, Aston University, 17 November 2017

An overview of visual factors relating to reading difficulties

 

Surrey & South West London Association of Optometrists, 14 November 2017

Myopia control

 

North East Optical Society Meeting, Newcastle, 7 November 2017

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

Plymouth University Masterclass 3.1: Binocular vision anomalies, Plymouth, 8-9 September 2017

What is normal binocular vision?

Overview of decompensated heterophoria and binocular instability

Correction of decompensated heterophoria with spectacles

Computer vision syndrome

 

European Academy of Optometry Annual Conference, Barcelona, 12-14 May 2017

Binocular vision interactive case studies

Non-tolerances

 

Optometric meeting, Billund, Denmark, 2 April 2017

Myopia management and contact lenses

 

Optometry Tomorrow, College of Optometrists Annual Conference, Birmingham, 19-20 March 2017

Myopia: treatment of choice (Bruce Evans, Katie Harrop, Simon Barnard)

Kids R Fun: paediatrics for the busy optometrist

 

Oslo, Norway, 11 March 2017

Paediatric optometry

 

Owen Aves Memorial Lecture, Yorkshire Optical Society, 8 March 2017

Kids R Fun: paediatrics for the busy optometrist

 

Hoya KOL meeting, Budapest, 7-8 March 2017

Computer vision syndrome

 

OVN Conference, Amsterdam, 12-13 February 2017

Non-tolerances: how to minimise them and how to turn defeat into victory

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist: a user-friendly guide

The role of the optometrist in dyslexia

 

100% Optical CET Event, London, 4 February 2017

The role of the optometrist in dyslexia

 

Final year City University London Optometry students, London, 9 December 2016

Specific learning difficulties

 

Coopervision professional services event, Stockholm, 6 December 2016

Clinical application of myopia control

 

Scottish Optical Conference, Glasgow, 27 November 2016

Myopia control – joint presentation with Scott Brown

 

Hoya faculty seminar, Bucharest, 15 November 2016

The importance of full refractive correction

Binocular vision - essential  tests

Binocular vision in practice - workshop

 

Optometrist training evening, Lincolnshire LOC, 5 October 2016

Orthoptics for the optometrist: a user-friendly guide

 

Hoya Faculty seminar for UK practitioners, Budapest, 21 September 2016

Non-tolerance to optometric prescriptions

Paediatric eyecare

 

Café Scientifique, Birmingham, 6 September, 2016

Why we must stop being short-sighted about the “global epidemic” of myopia

 

London Vision Clinic training seminar, 2 September 2016

Binocular vision for the busy optometrist

Orthoptic indications & contra-indications for refractive surgery & monovision

 

College of Optometrists Regional Event, Croydon, 28 June 2016

Interactive BV cases

 

GOC training day on law and optometry, Institute of Optometry, London, 13 June 2016

Optometry for children, safe practice

 

College of Optometrists Regional Event, Edinburgh, 7 June 2016

Interactive BV cases

 

European Academy of Optometry & Optics/ECOO Conference, Berlin, 20-22 May 2016

Non-tolerance to optometric prescriptions

The role of optometrist in dyslexia

 

College of Optometrists Regional Event, Bradford, 27 April 2016

Interactive BV cases

 

College of Optometrists Regional Event, Ballymena, 19 April 2016

Interactive BV cases

 

Johnson & Johnson 10th Annual Eye Health Advisor Symposium, Moscow, 8-10 April 2016.

Kids, teens, and contact lenses.pdf

Binocular vision & contact lenses.pdf

 

Seminar: specific learning difficulties and the role of the Intuitive Colorimeter, International Institute of Colorimetry, Avonmouth House, London, 1 April 2016.

Overview of visual factors relating to reading difficulties.pdf

 

Optometry Tomorrow: College of Optometrists Annual Conference, Birmingham, 13-14th March 2016

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

British Dyslexia Association International Conference, Oxford, 10-12th March 2016

BDA morning presentation on coloured filters in dyslexia

BDA afternoon presentation on visual correlates of dyslexia

 

Leicestershire & Rutland Local Optical Committee Refresher Day, Leicester, 28th February 2016

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist - a user-friendly guide

 

Hoya International Faculty meeting, Budapest, 17th February 2016

Non-tolerances

Fixation disparity

 

French Optometry Congress, Paris, 17th January 2016

Bruce Evans lecture  on Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

College of Optometrists Eastern Regional Event, Hatfield, 14th January 2016

Interactive BV cases

 

Israel Council of Optometry seminar in paediatric optometry, 15th December 2015

Myopia control

 

City University London third year optometry student paediatric/BV course, 4th December 2015, London

Optometric investigation of people with specific learning difficulties

 

Hoya Faculty training event for Russian delegation, 1st December 2015, Budapest

Non-tolerance of optometric prescriptions

Binocular vision anomalies

 

College of Optometrists Insight conference, 22nd December 2015, Birmingham

Communication in optometry

 

Portuguese Optometry Congress, 14th November 2015, Lisbon

Bruce Evans lectures on binocular vision diagnosis & treatment

 

Essex LOC CET meeting, Stansted, 11th November 2015

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

Northern Ireland Optometric CET Event, Greenmount College Belfast, 10th October 2015

Dyslexia - the role of the optometrist

 

Guest lecture at Plymouth University, 19th October 2015

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

College of Optometrists Regional Seminar, Swindon, 13th October 2015

Binocular vision interactive case studies

 

Cumbria LOC CET Course, Bowness-on-Windermere, 5th October 2015

Migraine & other headaches, the role of the optometrist

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

Essex Eyes CET event, Billericay, 29th September 2015

Myopia control

 

Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize, Manchester, 27th September 2015

Myopia & soft CL, changing from prescribing to treating

 

College of Optometrists Regional Seminar, Leicester, 15th September 2015

Binocular vision interactive case studies

 

LSBU doctorate support group meeting, LSBU, London, 2nd July 2015

Standardised patient research

 

Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham LOC meeting, Institute of Optometry, London, 1st July 2015

Binocular vision for the community optometrist

 

Hoya Faculty training, Spanish delegation, 17th June 2015

Non-tol unchanged

Non-tolerance lecture.pdf

Binocular vision anomalies.pdf

Accommodation anomalies.pdf

Optometric management with prisms, spheres, exercises.pdf

Workshop on combining test results to diagnose decompensated phoria.pdf

Workshop on advanced optometric prescribing for myopia control.pdf

 

European Academy of Optometry & Optics/ECOO Conference, Budapest, 14-17th May 2015

 Orthoptics for the Busy Community Optometrist.pdf

Kids & CL.pdf

 

Northern Ireland Optometric Society meeting, Belfast, 13th May 2015

Children & CL.pdf

 

41st Italian National Optometric Congress, Florence, Italy, 11th April 2015

Binocular vision anomalies.pdf

 

Institute of Optometry & International Institute of Colorimetry Colorimetry in Vision & Education, Aston University, Birmingham, 27th March 2015

Overview of visual factors in reading difficulties.pdf

Building a successful colorimetry practice.pdf

Template for SpLD clinic questionnaire.doc

Template for SpLD summary report.docx

Template for SpLD full report.docx

 

College of Optometrists Annual Conference, Brighton, 8-9th March 2015

Myopia and soft contact lenses.pdf

 

Hoya Faculty training, Budapest, 2-4th March 1015

Non-tolerance.pdf

Double vision - what do I do.pdf

Binocular Vision Workshop.pdf

 

Sandwell Local Optical Committee, 23rd February 2015

Visual factors & reading difficulties.pdf

Migraine and and other headaches.pdf

Headache Diary.doc

 

Optometridagarna (Swedish Optometric Conference), Jönköping, 8th February 2015

Children & contact lenses.pdf

 

City University 2nd year students talk on independent optometry, 2nd Feb 2015

Why do your pre-reg year in independent optometry.pdf

 

College of Optometrists regional seminar, Wembley, 29th January 2015

Kids R fun - optometrist exam methods for children.pdf

 

Hoya Faculty training event, Bologna, Italy, 4th December 2014

Non-tolerance to optometric prescriptions in Italian.pdf

Binocular vision anomalies in Italian.pdf

 

City University 3rd year optometry students lecture, 28th November 2014

City University 3rd Year lecture on SpLD & role of optometrist.pdf

 

Institute of Optometry & International Institute of Colorimetry Colorimetry in Vision & Education, Institute of Optometry, London, 7th November 2014

Lecture handouts kindly provided by the speakers

Ian Abbott presentation on What is Dyslexia

Arnold Wilkins presentation on Visual Discomfort & the Haemodynamic Response

Bruce Evans presentation on Visual Factors related to Reading Difficulties

Ian Beasley presentation on Visual Stress Following Stroke

Arnold Wilkins presentation on Colorimetry Master Class

Rupal Lovell Patel Monitoring of Patients in a Visual Stress Clinic

Nina Marcus Visual Stress Case Studies

Bruce Evans lecture on Building a Successful Colorimetry Practice

Bruce Evans template for SpLD clinic questionnaire

Bruce Evans template for SpLD summary report

Bruce Evans template for SpLD full report

 

Surrey & SW London Association of Optometrists meeting, 14th October 2014

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

Formazione Continua in Medicina Optometry Congress, Monopoli, 12-13th October 2014

Binocular vision anomalies

Overview of role of optometrist in reading difficulties

Clinical optometric testing in children with reading difficulties.pdf

 

International Hoya Faculty meeting, Budapest, 6-9th October 2014

Non-tolerance of optometric prescriptions

Double vision - what do I do?

Workshop on Mallett Unit & diagnosis of decompensated phoria

 

College of Optometrists Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize, Ascot, 5th October 2014

Migraine & other headaches - role of the optometrist

Headache diary

 

Johnson & Johnson EHA Conference, Johannesburg South Africa, 6-7 September 2014

Kids Teens & Contact Lenses

Communication in Optometry

Orthoptics & Contact Lenses

 

City University MSc Module on Binocular Vision, 2nd September 2014

Heterophoria investigation & management

Near vision anomalies for City MSc

 

Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Local Optical Committee, CET lecture 18th June 2014

Treating orthoptic anomalies in community optometric practice

 

British Contact Lens Association 38th Annual Clinical Conference, Birmingham, 6-9th June 2014

Building a paediatric contact lens practice  (Keynote presentation)

Orthoptic indications & contraindications for contact lenses

 

City University MSc module, 2nd June 2014

Role of the optometrist in SpLD

 

Optrafair London Conference, 12th April 2014

Kids, teens, and contact lenses

CL quiz for kids.doc

 

Myopia Symposium, Faculty of Ophthalmology Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust, 9th April 2014

Myopia control & contact lenses

 

3rd Acuvue Annual Eye Health Advisor Educational Event, Zurich, 5-7th April 2014

Kids, teens, & contact lenses

Binocular vision and contact lenses

 

Johnson & Johnson Fielmann event, Hamburg, 31st March 2014

Binoular Vision and contact lenses

 

Acuvue 7th Annual Eye Health Advisor Educational Event, Warsaw, 21st to 23rd March 2014

Children, teens, and contact lenses

Binocular vision and contact lenses

 

Norwich and Norfolk Local Optical Association CET meeting, 19th March 2014

Paediatrics for the busy optometrist

 

College of Optometrists Fresheyes conference, York, 16-17th March 2014

Communication lecture

 

College of Optometrists Optometry Tomorrow Conference, York, 16-17th March 2014

Migraine & other headaches - role of the optometrist

Headache diary

 

International Institute for Colorimetry conference, Aston University, 14th March 2014

Overview of visual factors in SpLD

Service development

 

Acuvue Eye Health Advisor Educational Event Middle East (Dubai and Kuwait) 5-6 March 2014

Teenagers and contact lenses

 

Sight Care Group Conference, 3rd March 2014

Developing a private optometric practice alongside NHS work

 

Leightons Opticians KOL meeting, 25th February 2014

Children & contact lenses.pdf

 

Essex Eyes Academy (EEA) meeting, 11th February 2014

 

 EEA lecture Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

 

City University 2nd year students talk on independent optometry, 28th February 2014

 

Why look for a pre-reg job in independent optometry?

 

 

Danish Optometry and Contact Lens Conference, Copenhagen, 9th November 2013

 

Danish Optometric & CL conference, 2013

 

 

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care “Are you fitting comfortably?” UK Roadshows, Autumn 2013

 

 Bruce Evans J&J roadshows, kids & CL

 

 

City University 3rd year lecture, 1st November 2013

 

 Bruce Evans lecture SpLD TCU 3rd year

 

 

College of Optometrists regional seminar, Leeds, 22nd October 2013

 

Kids R fun - paediatric optometry

 

 

East London and City Local Optical Committee, 15th October 2013

 

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

 

College of Optometrists regional seminar, Derby, 10th October 2013

 

Role of the optometrist in dyslexia

 

 

Johnson & Johnson Black & Lizars seminar, Glasgow, 9th October 2013

 

 Contact lenses for young people.pdf

 

 

Northern Ireland Optometric Society Conference, September 2013

 

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist

 

The role of the optometrist in dyslexia

 

 

Norfolk visual stress conference, July 2013

 

Visual factors in specific learning difficulty

 

 

Australia lectures, July 2013

 

 UNSW lecture on optometric uses of PTL.pdf

 

UNSW lecture on migraine & headaches.pdf

 

University of Melbourne lecture.pdf

 

NACBO Brisbane lecture.pdf

 

 

Colorimetry in Clinical Optometry and Education Conference, London, 14th June 2013

 

Overview of visual factors relating to reading difficulty

 

How to build a successful colorimetry practice

 

 

 

Hampshire LOC, Southampton, 11th June 2013

 

Orthoptics for the optometrist & treating orthoptic anomalies.pdf

 

 

 

North London Association of Optometrists lecture, 7th May 2013

 

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist: what has changed in the last 10 years?

 

 

 

CIOCV 10th Annual Conference, Braga, Portugal, 13-14th April 2013

 

Both lectures on diagnosis and management of binocular vision disorders.pdf

 

 

 

Sutton Dyslexia Association meeting, 20th March 2013

 

Dyslexia and vision.pdf

 

 

College of Optometrists Annual Conference, 17th March 2013

 

Dispelling vision myths & how to read scientific papers

 

 

Oxfordshire Local Optometric Committee AGM, 26th February 2013

 

Role of the optometrist in dyslexia.pdf

 

 

LSBU Dr Optometry 2nd year lecture, 30th January 2013

 

Outcome measurement.pdf

 

 

College of Optometrists regional meeting, Oxford, 24th January 2013

 

Optometrist's guide to eyecare for young children.pdf

 

 

International Institute of Colorimetry, Manchester University, 7th December 2012

 

Overview of visual factors in SpLD

 

Building a colorimetry practice

 

 

Suffolk Local Optometric Committee, Copdock, 5th December 2012

 

Suffolk LOC paediatrics lecture.pdf

 

 

City University 3rd year students, 30th November 2012 

 

Role of the optometrist in dyslexia

 

 

Croydon Local Optometric Committee, Croydon, 28th November 2012

 

Eyecare for young children

 

 

Eyecare 3000, London, 25th November 2012

 

Kids teens CL

 

 

Association of Optometrists of Ireland, Dublin, 11th November 2012

 

Kevin Culliton Memorial Lecture: double vision – what do I do?

 

Myopia control

 

 

British Dyslexia Association Conference on Dyslexia: Co-occurring difficulties, London, 8th November 2012

 

Visual Factors in Dyslexia.pdf

 

 

David Pickwell Memorial lecture, Bradford University, 5th November 2012

 

Pickwell Memorial lecture.pdf

 

JSABS lecture, Brentwood School, Essex, 4th November 2012

 

Optometry lecture to JSABS.pdf

 

 

Institute of Optometry Specific Learning Difficulties and Vision Course, 5th October 2012

 

Overview of visual factors in SpLD.pdf

 

Practical tips lecture.pdf

 

 

Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre Optometry MSc, Cardiff University, Summer 2012

 

Cardiff MSc Bruce Evans SpLD lecture.pdf

 

Cardiff MSc Bruce Evans BV lecture.pdf

 

 

Institute of Education course on Disabilities of Sight, 14th June 2012

 

Lecture for IoE course.pdf

 

 

LSBU Research Summer School, 12th June 2012

 

Bruce Evans SP lecture for LSBU summer school.pdf

 

 

Somerset Dyslexia Association, Taunton, 30th May 2012

 

Bruce Evans Somerset Dyslexia Association lectures.pdf

 

 

Institute of Optometry Specific Learning Difficulties and Vision course, London, 11th May 2012

 

Bruce Evans IoO teachers track lecture.pdf

 

Bruce Evans IoO optometry track lecture.pdf

 

Bruce Evans IoO practical tips lecture.pdf

 

 

GOC training day, Institute of Optometry, London, 1st May 2012

 

Optometry for children, best practice.pdf

 

 

Danish College of Optometry, Randers, Denmark, 26th April 2012

 

Evidence Based Optometry.pdf

 

Visual factors in RD & SpLD.pdf

 

 

International Institute of Colorimetry, Cardiff University, 20th April 2012

 

Overview of visual factors in SpLD.pdf

 

Building a successful colorimetry practice.pdf

 

 

Hampshire Local Optical Committee, 20th March 2012

 

Exam techniques for young children, Bruce Evans.pdf

 

Role of the optometrist in dyslexia, Bruce Evans.pdf

 

 

College of Optometrists Optometry Tomorrow 2012 Conference, Brighton, 18-19th March 2012

 

Orthoptics for the busy optometrist.pdf

 

 

International Institute of Colorimetry, Cambridge University, 16th March 2012

 

Overview of visual factors in SpLD.pdf

 

Building a successful colorimetry practice.pdf

 

 

Singapore Optometric Association, Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore; 2nd March 2012

 

The role of the optometrist in specific learning difficulties.pdf

 

 

Singapore Peoples Association, Marine Parade Community Club, Singapore; 2nd March 2012

 

Bruce Evans Singapore public lecture, dyslexia & vision.pdf

 

 

University of New South Wales Optometric Student Asssociation, Syndey, Australia; 1st March 2012

 

Dyslexia: the role of the optometrist.pdf

 

 

New South Wales Optometric Association, Sydney, Australia; 29th February 2012

 

Optometric uses of precision tinted lenses.pdf

 

Building a successful colorimetry practice.pdf

 

Perth Optometric Association, Perth, Australia; 27th February 2012

 

The role of the optometrist in specific learning difficulties

 

 

British Contact Lens Association evening meeting, Royal Society of Physics, London, 30th January 2012

 

Orthoptic and paediatric reasons for fitting contact lenses.pdf

 

 

Professional doctorate taught session, LSBU, London, 25th January 2012

 

Outcome Measurement lecture.pdf

 

 

 

Hadassah College Optometry MSc module on specific learning difficulties, Jerusalem, 2nd to 4th January 2012-01-31

 

See MSc website