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KEYNOTE Lecture update Jonathan C. Horton MD PhD

Posted on 05th December 2018 in Society News, YO News

Overview by – Jonathan C. Horton MD PhD, on his Keynote lecture ‘Vascular Supply of Human Striate Cortex Explains Visual Field Defects from Embolic Stroke’ to take place at SOE 2019 on 16/06/2019 @ 11:45 – 12:30 What accounts for the patterns of visual field loss present in patients after occipital stroke?  The cerebral cortex is

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Observership Report from Lydia Hankovska, Slovakia at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London

Posted on 04th December 2018 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, YO News

My name is Lydia Hankovska. I am the 4th year resident of the ophthalmology at Slovak Medical University in Bratislava, Slovakia. First of all, I would like to express my immense appreciation to the European Society of Ophthalmology. The Educational Grant for Ophthalmologists-in-training gave me a chance to broaden my knowledge in the area of ophthalmology

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KEYNOTE Lecture update J Seabag Vitreous

Posted on 30th November 2018 in Society News, YO News

   J Seabag, MD, FACS, FRCOphth, FARVO, overview on his Keynote lecture “Vitreous” to take place at SOE 2019 on 14/06/2019 @ 13:15 – 14:00 Vitreous is the largest but perhaps least understood part of the eye. Routine surgical removal of vitreous and apparent tolerance of the eye have resulted in the notion that vitreous

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SOE 2019 KEY NOTE Lecture update Beatrice Cochener

Posted on 28th November 2018 in Society News

Read an overview by Beatrice Cochener on her lecture to take place at SOE 2019 on 13/06/2019 @ 13:15 – 14:00 “From Premium to EDOF IOLs: Race for Progress”   The introduction of the word “Premium” in the language of implants was born directly from marketing by bringing together all the so-called “advanced optics” implants,

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Observership report from Izabela Sucharska, Poland, at Instituto de Microcirurgia Ocular in Barcelona, Spain

Posted on 27th November 2018 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, YO News

I have spent 4 weeks as an observer in Instituto de Microcirurgia Ocular in Barcelona, Spain from 1st-26th of October 2018. Due to Spanish laws, as an observer I could not participate in the patient’s examination. So, during my stay there I was spending all the time in the operating theatre where I could have

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