As part of our activities to mark World Glaucoma Week 2020, IAPB presents six webinars to cover the regions of North America, Africa, South East Asia, Europe, Latin America and Western Pacific for members and partnering organisations to take part in during 8-14 March 2020.
The introduction to the South East Asia webinar will be given by Rengaraj Venkatesh. Speakers include Srinivasan Kavitha who will speak on strengthening opportunistic screening for glaucoma in the developing world. Sushma Tejwani will speak on the role of AI for glaucoma management. Suman Thapa will focus on managing glaucoma in difficult terrains and George V. Puthuran will speak on low cost tube shunt surgery for intractable glaucoma in the developing world.
Dr. Rengaraj Venkatesh
CMO, Aravind Eye Hospital, Pondicherry
Topic: The introduction to the South East Asia webinar
Dr. Srinivasan Kavitha
Head Glaucoma Services, Aravind Eye Hospital, Pondicherry
Topic: Strengthening opportunistic screening for glaucoma in developing world
Dr. Sushma Tejwani
Head Glaucoma Services, Narayana Nethralaya, Bangalore
Topic: Role of Artificial Intelligence for glaucoma management
Dr. Suman Thapa
Head of Research, TIO, Kathmandu, Nepal
Topic: Managing glaucoma in difficult terrains
Dr. George V. Puthuran
Topic: Low cost tube shunt surgery for intractable glaucoma in developing world