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Program Highlights

Program

.Program Highlights

The scientific program will span five days with the first, Thursday, February 16, devoted to subspecialty days.
There will be four 90-minute sessions each day, two before and two after lunch, except for Thursday, when the Opening Ceremony will be scheduled, and Monday, when there will be two sessions before lunch and one after lunch.

...Invited program:

 

....30 subspecialty and topic areas (see below)
....A subspecialty day (February 16th)
....Nearly 60 sessions organized by ICO members and other participating societies
....Symposia, case studies and other sessions organized by program Coordinators and Chairs

....Instruction Courses

....Submitted papers, posters and videos

 

.Subspecialties and Topic Areas

....Cataract
....Contact Lens and Refractive Error
....Evidence Based Ophthalmology
....External Eye Disease, Cornea, Eye Banking
....Eye Care Personnel Educational Program
....Eye Trauma and Emergencies
....Glaucoma
....Immunology, Molecular Biology and Microbiology
....Invited Video Program
....Low Vision
....Neuro-ophthalmology
....New Technology, Bioengineering, Alternative Medicine
....Ocular Imaging
....Oculoplasty
....Oncology

....Ophthalmic Epidemiology
....Ophthalmic History
....Ophthalmic Practice and Socioeconomics
....Pathology
....Pediatric Ophthalmology, Genetics
....Pharmacology, Ocular Drug Delivery
....Refractive Surgery
....Retina Medical
....Retina Surgical
....Strabismus
....Teleophthalmology and Computers
....Uveitis, Intraocular Inflammation
....World Forum of Journal Editors II
....World Forum for Sight
....World Ophthalmic Education Colloquium III

.Scientific Committee

....Peter Wiedemann

Scientific Committee Chair

Germany

....Clement Tham

Member

Hong Kong

....Yuichiro Ogura

Member

Japan

....Alaa El-Danasoury

Member

Egypt

....Arturo Espinosa

Member

Mexico

....Martine Jager

Member

The Netherlands

....Manal Taryam

Member

United Arab Emirates

....Tracy Grooters

Scientific Program Assistant

 

......For information or inquiries related to the WOC 2012 program, please contact : pwiedemann@icoph.org

 

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