Category: Society News

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: https://aao-org.zoom.us/webinar/register/7316148545126/WN_iloSnP7TTaOid1aDMg4-aw 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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Joint AAO/SOE Webinar on, ‘Virtual Glaucoma Management: Home Monitoring and Telehealth’

Posted on 27th November 2020 in Society News, YO News

If you missed the recent Joint AAO/SOE Webinar on, ‘Virtual Glaucoma Management: Home Monitoring and Telehealth’ Click here to watch Management decisions in the care of patients with glaucoma are usually informed, in part, by data captured by multiple investigations including imaging, visual fields and intraocular pressure measurement. Modern systems of care may allow for

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EuLDP Alumni success

Posted on 24th November 2020 in Society News, YO News

Congratulations to Eva Olofsson, PhD, med dr and EuLDP Alumni from the class of 2015- 2017 who is now President of the Swedish Ophthalmological Society. I attended the EuLDP in 2015-2017. Since then I have kept working as a vitreoretinal surgeon with ambition to fulfil my EuLDP project to establish a national register for retinal detachment

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