MEACO Live Web-based Lectures

MEACO held its second series of the MEACO live web-based scientific lectures from June 18 to September 25. The lectures were attended by 80 consultants and residents from the ophthalmology departments of the following university hospitals in Africa:

 

Institution Country
1 Lagos University Teaching Hospital Nigeria
2 University of Benin Teaching Hospital Nigeria
3 Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital Nigeria
4 National Eye Center (Kaduna) Nigeria
5 University of Ghana Medical School Ghana
6 KomfoAnokye Teaching hospital Ghana
7 University of Conakry Ghana
8 University of Nairobi Kenya
9 Mbarara University Uganda

 

The following ophthalmologists covered topics on the updates in Vitreoretina/Uveitis, Pediatrics Ophthalmology/Strabismus, Glaucoma and Anterior Segment.

 

  • Dr Vishali Gupta (Vitreo-retina and Uveitis – King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, KSA)
  • Dr Arif Khan (Pediatric Ophthalmology –King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, KSA)
  • Dr Tarek Shaarawy (Glaucoma — University of Geneva, Switzerland)
  • Dr Yassin Daoud (Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery — Wilmer Eye Institute/Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA)
  • Dr Randy Craven (Glaucoma – King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, KSA and Wilmer Eye Institute/ Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA)
  • Dr Rajiv Khandekar (Epidemiology and Low Vision — King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, KSA)
  • Dr Deepak Edward(Glaucoma – King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, KSA and Wilmer Eye Institute/ Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA)
  • Dr Khalid Tabbara (Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery — The Eye Center and The Eye Foundation for Research in Ophthalmology, KSA)
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MEACO Invitation to participate at the MEACO 2016 Congress in Bahrain

The Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) is pleased to announce its XIII International Congress which will be held from 4 – 8 May 2016 at the Bahrain International Exhibition Center in Manama, Bahrain. This congress is the largest ophthalmic meeting in the Middle East and Africa regions. We look forward to the participation of ophthalmologists and eye care professionals from the MEACO regions as well as other parts of the world.

Please click the invitation from the MEACO President.

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