Category Archives: For Ophthalmologists

Health for All Film Festival: Call for entries for short films on vision and eye care & ear and hearing care
Nov 25th, 2022

  Dear Colleagues The call for submissions for the 4th Edition of the WHO Health for All Film Festival (HAFF) is now open until 31 January 2023! The HAFF aims to celebrate the art of short films as a means of raising awareness and promoting global health issues.  WHO invites all video artists and video creators from all over the world to submit their […]

DOVS CORNEA ROUNDS – VIA ZOOM – DMEK in Challenging Eyes – Part 2
Nov 21st, 2022

Date: Thursday November 24, 2022 Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Topic: DMEK in Challenging Eyes – Part 1 Speakers: Drs. Cohen, Gouvea, Chan, Gendler, Sorkin  Zoom Link – Register in advance for this webinar: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. OBJECTIVES 1. Tackling difficult peeling situations during […]

WGA Surgical Grand Rounds
Nov 18th, 2022

World-renowned glaucoma specialists share how they approach surgical challenges. Mark your calendar for the WGA Surgical Grand Rounds Webinar on Thursday, December 8th, 2022. The webinar will be broadcast live at two timeslots, making sure that wherever you are, you can tune in at a time that suits you. Mark your calendar for another great […]

Toronto Cataract Conference
Nov 18th, 2022

January 14, 2023 — Hilton Downtown Toronto The 2023 Toronto Cataract Course returns with an in-person format for cataract surgeons from across Canada to discuss and learn about the latest intraocular lens advancements as well as improvements in surgical and perioperative technology. We will also discuss the management of complex and complicated cataracts. Our technician program is […]

Organ Culture of Corneas and its Role in Eye Banking Economics
Nov 10th, 2022

Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2022 Time: 4:00-5:30pm ET. Presented by Dr. Graeme Pollock, Director of Lions Eye Donation Service, Centre for Eye Research AustraliaHosted by Gary Rockl, Tissue Innovation Specialist from Héma-Québec The presentation will examine the technical aspects of organ culture of donor corneas and the benefits that may accrue through its adoption. It […]

COS EDI Webinar – LGBTQ2S+ Issues in Ophthalmology: Working Towards Equity
Nov 4th, 2022

COS EDI Webinar: November 23, 8PM ET LGBTQ2S+ Issues in Ophthalmology: Working Towards Equity Join us on Wednesday, November 23 as COS presents a webinar entitled LGBTQ2S+ Issues in Ophthalmology: Working Towards Equity, presented by Dr. Michael A. Puente. In this 1.5-hour webinar, we will examine the status of health equity for LGBTQ2S+ patients and […]

DOVS ONCOLOGY ROUNDS – VIA ZOOM- Lesions and Images in Ophthalmic Oncology
Nov 3rd, 2022

Date: Monday November 28, 2022 Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Topic: Lesions and Images in Ophthalmic Oncology  Speakers: Drs. Krema, Altomare and Weisbrod   Zoom Link – Register in advance for this webinar: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

CMA Health Summit Series
Oct 20th, 2022

Date: Wednesday, October 26th, 2022 Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm, EST Location: Online There is an urgent need to stabilize the health care system – as well as growing calls for its transformation. Solutions are not in short supply. But getting from now to next depends on bold choices. The CMA is hosting a series of […]

ESCRS Launches Online IOL Calculator
Oct 20th, 2022

The developers’ goal was to create a free online tool that helps ophthalmologists aggregate the major online IOL calculators in one site, allowing them to get multiple results with only one data entry session. “This will reduce typing mistakes, provide a better view, and allow users to compare results, eventually helping to get better refractive […]