Category: Society News

Irish College of Ophthalmologists Newsletter

Posted on 22nd April 2021 in Society News

Please see the latest edition of the ICO Newsletter, featuring reports and updates from the specialty and wider healthcare community.  In this Issue: – National Diabetic Retinal Screening Programme introduce 2-yearly screening pathway for screening participants who are deemed eligible – ICO Governance Structure Work – MPS Report on How to Deal with Aggressive Patients – HSE Rainbow Badge – Introduction

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AAO/VBS Webinar: Retina Olympics – view now.

Posted on 12th April 2021 in Society News, YO News

The AAO/VBS Retina Olympics brought together young retinal surgeons from around the world for a collaborative webinar on vitreoretinal surgery. Dr. Jelena Potic from the European Society of Ophthalmology spoke on PPV vs. SB for Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment. The full Webinar can be viewed at the following link: Giant Retinal TearDr. Dhariana Acon (Pan American Association

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AAO/VBS Retina Olympics Webinar

Posted on 19th March 2021 in Society News, YO News

AAO/VBS will host a Webinar on Saturday March 20, 20217 to 8 a.m. Pacific TimeRegister Now via link: This webinar will bring together young retina surgeons from around the world for a collaborative webinar on vitreoretinal surgery. Speakers include Drs. Dhariana Acon (PAAO), Sulaiman Mohammad Alsulaiman (MEACO), Janice C. Law (AAO), Diva Kant Misra, Jr.

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Update and guidance on management of myopia. European Society of Ophthalmology in cooperation with International Myopia Institute

Posted on 17th March 2021 in Society News

The prevalence of myopia and pathological myopia is increasing substantially and will become the most common cause of visual impairment and blindness in Europe unless we act now. There are already effective myopia control interventions and we have the opportunity to prevent myopia onset and to slow down its progression. Due to the urgency of

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Lithuanian university of health sciences Fellowship

Posted on 06th January 2021 in Society News, YO News

Lithuanian university of health sciences (LSMU), Kaunas, Lithuania, invites postgraduates and physicians for 45 various 1 year fellowship programs and short-term courses in ophthalmology and endodontics.  A full list of available programs can be found: Postgraduate fellowships  Applications are available all year round, so it’s amazing, that start can be anytime.  Clinical base for fellowship

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