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Other Sessions, Workshops and Meetings
Practice Managers’ Annual Conference
Senior and Retired Fellows Lounge
|1.15pm||Dr Joseph Reich will be giving a talk about George Bartisch and the first textbook of Ophthalmology.
In the mid-16th Century, a barber surgeon published the first textbook of ophthalmology. While many of the illustrations are well known the book and text have been long forgotten. The talk explores why this may have occurred and what we can learn from this early work.
|1.00pm||RANZCO Museum Curator, Dr David Kaufman will showcase some ophthalmic curiosities from the museum website.|
|1.00pm||Dr Richard Travers will be presenting on the Diseases of Books – an excursion into bibliopathology.|