Day 1 Programme Scheldue
Wednesday, 18 July 2018, 8.00am to 5.00pm

Time Topic & Speaker
7.00 AM Registration
8.00 AM Welcome & Introduction
Ms Lee Hui Xin Leanne, Chairman, Organising Committee, SPECS 2018
8.05 AM What Roles Can Optometrists and Opticians Play in Singapore’s Health System?
Adj Prof Lim Tock Han
8.25 AM How to Ensure Success in an Increasingly Challenging Optical Retail Environment
Mr Koh Lian Buck
8.45 AM Understanding your Medico-legal Risk to Minimise & Master it
Dr Peter Loke Chi Wei
9.05 AM Vision and Driving: What Optometrists Should Know
Ms Rachel Kelly
9.30 AM Prevention of Blindness – Empowering Pre-school Teachers Does it Works?
Prof Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar
10.00 AM Morning Break
10.30 AM Near Work and Myopia
Associate Prof Scott Read
11.00 AM The Disease of Myopia and How to Stop It
Prof Seang Mei Saw
11.30 AM Light Exposure and Myopia
Associate Prof Scott Read
12.00 PM Lunch
1.00 PM Managing Geriatric Patients – Optometric Perspectives
Prof Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar 
1.30 PM What Can Patient See During Ophthalmic Surgery Under Local Anaesthesia ?
Dr Au Eong Kah Guan
1.50 PM Embracing Aesthetics in Optometry
Dr Joy Chan
2.10 PM Diabetic Retinopathy & Anti Allergy updates
Dr Loh Boon Kwang 

2.40 PM Systemic Conditions that Affect The Eyes
Dr Tan Zhen Wei Matthew
3.00 PM Afternoon Break
3.30 PM Specialty Contact Lenses: When and How to Use Them?
Mr Simon Lam Hoi Hing
3.50 PM About Cosmetic Contact Lenses
Ms Wong Shu Ting
4.10 PM Contact Lens Complication
Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle
4.30 PM Managing Dry Eyes with a Cationic Emulsion
Ms Veni Venusha Sakti
5.00 PM End of Day 1 Programme

Day 2 Programme Scheldue
Thursday, 19 July 2018, 8.00am – 5.00pm

Time Topic & Speaker
8.00 AM Rehabilitation of the Visually Impaired – The 3Ws
Prof Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar
8.30 AM An Update on the Management of Open Angle Glaucoma
Dr Jason Lim Hock Meng
9.30 AM Retinal Complications of High Myopia: Diagnosis and Management
Dr Wong Chee Wai 
10.00 AM Morning Break
10.30 AM Low Vision Services – Why We Need to Incorporate it in Vision Care?
Prof Datuk Dr Rokiah Hj Omar
11.00 AM Dispensing for Paediatrics and People with Learning Disabilities
Ms Yang Huixian Adeline
11.20 AM Important Things to Understand About OCT
Ms Lim Mun Ching
11.40 AM Interpreting Fundus Photographs
Ms Ng Shu Yi
12.00 PM Lunch
1.00 PM Retinal Changes Associated with Myopia
Associate Prof Scott Read
1.30 PM Managing Refractive Errors In Children
Dr Chang Chong Ming Benjamin Julian
2.00 PM The Role of the choroid in Myopia
Associate Prof Scott Read
2.30 PM Myopia Control & Dry Eye
Dr Cheryl Lee
3.00 PM Afternoon Break
3.30 PM An Ophthalmologist’s Perspective of Blue Light
Dr Joy Chan
3.50  PM The Role of Lutein and Zeaxanthin in Health and Disease
Dr Ajeet Madhav Wagle
4.10 PM Nutrition and Eye
Ms Chan Hsiao Lan Stacy
4.40 PM Ocular Side Effects of Systemic Medications
Mr Wong Hong Yun
5.00 PM End of Day 2 Programme