Eyesi Surgical User Conference


The first Eyesi Surgical User Conference will take place at this year's World Ophthalmology Congress WOC 2018 in Barcelona.


Chairmen: Jesús Barrio (MD, PhD), George Saleh (MD, PhD)

Sunday, June 17, 2018, 12:00-14:00.

Fira Gran Vía, Conference Center Hall 7, Room 7.1C

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12:00     Lunch and Networking

12:30     Guest Speakers

  • Impact and Specificity of Virtual Reality Surgical Training, Colin McCannel (MD, PhD, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA)
  • Simulation: Changing Surgical Education in Latin America, Ivo Ferreira (MD, PhD, Instituto de Oftalmología, Mexico City, Mexico)
  • Surgical Simulation Training Implementation: Research, Resources, and Reality, Ann Sofia Skou Thomsen (MD, PhD, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark)
  • The Eyesi Platform: Invitation to a Multicentre Collaboration in Europe, George Saleh (MD, PhD, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK) and Jesús Barrio (MD, PhD, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain)
  • The New Cataract Online Course, Potential of the VRmNet Networking Features and Standard Courseware, Markus Schill, PhD (VRmagic GmbH, Mannheim, Germany)

13:45     Coffee, Networking and Goodbye


We are looking forward to seeing you in Barcelona!


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