If you want to learn more about CVI, the following presentations, workshops, and conferences provide good opportunities for information gathering. If you are presenting a CVI session at a conference or workshop, please submit the information for listing on this web site. Submit to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prematurity, ROP and Cortical Visual Impairment
An AER continuing education presentation
Online CVI Class Now Available
The Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) presentation by Dr. Gordon Dutton, a pediatric ophthalmologist from Glasgow, Scotland, at AER2006 in Snowbird, Utah, sponsored by Divisions 7, 8, and 9 of AER, is now available as an online course. CEUs are available.
The workshop entitled, "CVI-Damage to the Brain-A Common Cause of Visual Impairment in Children," is an online course broken into nine sections. The course provides students an overview of the visual system and how it works, disorders of vision due to brain damage, and approaches to helping students with vision problems due to brain damage. Dr. Dutton provides participants theory and practical application from his expertise as a clinician working with children and their families having been diagnosed with CVI. The intended audience for this course is any care provider working with a child diagnosed with or suspected of having CVI.
For more information go to: http://www.emeraldevents.net/diopp/