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WOC2018, Barcelona, Spain June 16-19, 2018 REGISTER TODAY !

Posted on 29th May 2018 in Society News, YO News

Connecting Globally to Advance Eye Health Join us in Barcelona, Spain, at the Fira Gran Via conference centre for the 36th World Ophthalmology Congress® (WOC2018) of the International Council of Ophthalmology, with representation from more than 140 countries. To check out the @World Ophthalmology Congress® (WOC) Invited Program, which includes the session grids by day,

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Observership report from Ekaterine Eradze, Georgia

Posted on 23rd May 2018 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, YO News

Observership report from Ekaterine Eradze, Georgia at Instituto de Oftalmologia Dr. Gama Pinto, Portugal My name is Ekaterine  Eradze .   I’m  a  fourth  year resident  in ophthalmology  University  Hospital   “New Hospitals”  in Tbilisi,  Georgia. First of all I  would  like to thank the Europian  Society of  ophthalmology and Professor Marko Hawlina for giving me educational grant

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YO’s How to produce an award winning Surgical Video

Posted on 16th May 2018 in YO News

 By Royce Chen, MD. Royce is the Helen and Martin Kimmsel Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Residency Program Director at Columbia University Medical Center and Attending Ophthalmologist at the New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, United States.  When submitting a surgical video, keep your objectives and audience in mind. Are you trying to describe a

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YO’s at WOC 2018

Posted on 16th May 2018 in Society News, YO News

Calling all YO’s   YO Events during World Ophthalmology Conference (WOC) in Barcelona, June 16 -19 If you’re heading to Barcelona next month for the WOC, make sure you check out sessions for Emerging Leaders, as well as these two YO specific events:   YO Night Out in Barcelona Sunday, June 17 from 10 p.m.

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Oliver Stojanov, Serbia, Teacher Grant Report from Klinik und Poliklinik für Augenheilkunde, Germany

Posted on 11th May 2018 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, YO News

Upon my arrival I was greeted by all employees and taken on a tour through the Eye Clinic. All the doctors and nurses were very kind and willing to answer all the questions regarding the patients’ management. With Dr. Mathias Altmann (lecture coordinator) I went in detail through teachers’ activities with students. Dr. Altmann showed

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