Category: Society News

Li Wenliang

Posted on 17th March 2020 in Society News

“Li Wenliang, MD, an ophthalmologist working in Wuhan where the coronavirus epidemic originated, has died. Wuhan Central Hospital confirmed his death on February 7 after a series of conflicting reports about his condition. The 33-year-old doctor was the first to raise the alarm about the coronavirus in late December. Using the Chinese social media platform

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Posted on 04th March 2020 in Society News

The European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) is committed to promoting good health and minimizing risk in all our activities.  We understand the seriousness of the Covid-19 outbreak, and we are keeping anyone that may have been affected by this in our thoughts. We draw your attention to the World Health Organization’s Situation Reports which provide

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Ona Garlaite, Lithuania, SOE Educational Grant observership report from FISABIO, Valencia, Spain

Posted on 02nd March 2020 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, YO News

I would definitely recommend FISABIO Valencia as a training center. This hospital is a perfect example of a desired learning and working place for anyone: to start with the consultation and to finish with a check out of post-op patient. I really enjoyed each step in this hospital. The Anterior segment and Oculoplastics are on

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Nino Revishvili, Georgia, SOE Teacher Grant, observership report from University Hospital Eye Clinic “Sveti Duh” in Zagreb, Croatia

Posted on 24th February 2020 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, YO News

First of all I would like to thank the SOE educational committee and Professor Marko  Hawlina for giving me a Teachers Grant. My observership programme lasted for two weeks in December 2019, in University Eye Hospital “Sveti Duh”,  Zagreb, Croatia. This program included clinical work and discussion about choosing diagnostic and treatment methods. Also I

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Benedict Rak, Croatia observership at Semmelweis university eye clinic in Budapest

Posted on 17th February 2020 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, Uncategorized, YO News

I attended SOE resident grant in Budapest from 2nd to 27th of December 2019. My overall impression is excellent. Professor Németh and assistant professor Telles Salguiero Barboni both really go out of their way to organise everything and basically make you feel at home. Very kind of them to invest so much of their energy

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