A large group of people with the focus on a man holding a cane. He is wearing sunglasses.

Professionals’ Conference – 8 July 2022

Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Birmingham and online

Audio only recording

Topics and speakers at our Professionals’ Conference 2022 included:

  • The views and experiences of people affected by inherited sight loss – Retina UK 2022 survey findings
  • Discover Wellbeing: Understand how you can empower those living with inherited sight loss to better manage the emotional impacts of their condition
    • Dr Mhairi Thurston, Abertay University
    • Jon Manning, Arthur Ellis Mental Health Support
    • Denise Rawden, Retina UK
  • How Retina UK can help you and those you support
  • Types of inherited sight loss features, impact and current research
    • Samantha de Silva, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust