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Cataract Surgery Didactic Course

This course is EBO accredited - click here for more information


Friday 21 February | 14.30 – 17.00

Chairpersons: R. Packard UK, P. Rosen UK

Part 1: In the Beginning: Learning to Learn…. 

  • 14.30
  • L. Benjamin UK At the start: surgical simulation
  • 14.45
  • A. Prinz AUSTRIA What do I want from my trainer?
  • 15.00
  • P. Rosen UK Efficient Cataract Surgery
  • 15.15
  • D. Sculfor UK Biometry: Precision in IOL Calculations
  • 15.40
  • O. Muftuoglu TURKEY Incisions: Creating the Perfect Wound
  • 15.55
  • V. Katsanevaki GREECE Visco-elastics: Creating space - Protecting Tissue
  • 16.10
  • A. Crnej SLOVENIA, V. Pfeifer SLOVENIA The Capsule
  • 16.30
  • R. Packard UK New Age Phaco Dynamics
  • 17.00
  • End of session

Saturday 22 February | 08.00 – 12.30

Chairpersons: R. Packard UK, P. Rosen UK

Part 2: Next Steps……. 

  • 08.00
  • S. Morselli ITALY Cataract surgery and retinal pathology
  • 08.20
  • J. Vryghem BELGIUM Cataract surgery and irregular corneal astigmatism
  • 08.40
  • B. Malyugin RUSSIA, R. Packard UK, P. Artal SPAIN,
    V. Pfeifer SLOVENIA, I. Dekaris CROATIA
    Complex Cases: Advanced Phaco Techniques
  • 10.00
  • Break
  • 10.20
  • L. Benjamin UK Posterior Capsule rupture
  • 10.40
  • D. Spalton UK Intraocular Lens Design
  • 11.00
  • F. Kretz GERMANY Cataract surgery and Presbyopia Correction
  • 11.15
  • S. Ní Dhubhghaill IRELAND Intraoperative Correction of Regular Astigmatism: Toric Intraocular Lenses
  • 11.30
  • M. Amon AUSTRIASolutions for Post Cataract Surgery Refractive Error
  • 11.45
  • P. Rosen UK Corneal laser correction
  • 12.00
  • R. Packard UK Dysphotopsias after Cataract Surgery: Investigation of the Unhappy Patient
  • 12.15
  • S. Morselli ITALY Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery
  • 12.30
  • End of session