4th Annual Perkins CVI Symposium: Perspectives on CVI

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April 13, 2018 (All day)
Grousbeck Center
United States
55 Beechwood Ave
Watertown, MA 02472

Perkins eLearning Professional Development: Onsite Training

4th Annual Perkins CVI Symposium: Perspectives on CVI

This workshop on Friday, April 13, 2018 presents a rare opportunity to listen to top experts in the field discuss current research and practice related to brain-based visual impairments. Don't miss this opportunity to spend a day with experts on CVI. Learn about current research and best practices for intervention. This workshop is appropriate for teachers, administrators, related service personnel and parents or caregivers.


Topics and Presenters include:

  • Lessons Learned from a Parent Perspective
    Burju Sari
  • A Neuro-Opthalmology Perspective: The Brain, Current Research and Case Study presentation
    Dr. Lotfi Merabet and et al
  • A Student Perspective
    Nan with Matt Tietjen, M.Ed., CTVI
  • Current Best Practices from an Educational Perspective
    Christine Roman-Lantzy, Ph.D.
  • A Formula for Determination of Service Delivery
    Lindsay Hillier
  • Developing a Screening Tool / Collaboration between the medical and educational teams
    Anne Fulton
  • Teaching Strategies
    Ellen Mazel


CREDITS: 6.5 PDP's, ACVREP's, Continuing Ed. Hours

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Contact PerkinsTrainingCenter@perkins.org or call 617.972.7712 for any questions or concerns.

Event Date: 
April 13, 2018 (All day)
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