The day of Santa Otilia held at our Centre for more than 10 years. Initially held in a weekend and later on a full day in the middle of course. After the incorporation of the school of optics and optometry at the Faculty of Sciences, the celebration of this day are returned to making it coincide with the feast of the patron saint of the optometry, in mid-December.
The main objective of this Conference, is without doubt, the strengthen the motivation of students of optics and optometry to study your degree, by the direct contact with professionals and their daily activities. In addition, it allows students, graduates and professionals keep in touch with the University and learn the techniques and the most up-to-date methods in the daily practice of optometry and ophthalmology.
The day program is structured in three parts:
Cycle of conferences designed to treat the latest and recent advances in clinical optometry, contact lenses, refractive surgery
Exhibition of two of the best work end-of-grade and end of Master of the 2014-15 course
Panel discussion on the professional profiles of the optometrist. The rapporteurs are four optometry which develop their professional work in different fields: health facility of optics, ophthalmology clinic, international cooperation and hospital.