Programme

The scientific programme is elaborated by the Scientific Board of the 5th European Meeting of Young Ophthalmologists.

Please note that the programme and timings might be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.

The official language of the meeting is English.

EVENT’S PLANNING
SATURDAY, 13TH JULYMEETING OPEN AT 07:30 AND CLOSE AT 17:00
CONGRESS SOCIAL PARTY IN THE EVENING
SUNDAY, 14TH JULYMEETING OPEN AT 10:00.
CLOSURE AFTER LUNCH AROUND 13:00

*On 12th of July there is the possibility to partecipate to a WetLab in the Corneal Bank in Mestre with an extra cost. Learn more here.

“Novel options in Ophthalmology: are they a real game-changer?”

  1. Pediatric Myopia

    ImportanceProf. A Vagge

    AtropineDr. W Tideman

    Spectacle

    Orthokeratology

    Round table • Prof. A Vagge, Dr. W Tideman, Dr. E Nacci

  2. Iatrogenic dry eye

    ImportanceProf. G Giannaccare

    Preoperative optimization of the ocular surface

    Toxicity from topical & systemic therapies

    Ocular surface disease management & glaucoma controlDr. G Coco

    Round table • Prof. G Giannaccare, Dr. E Aragona

  3. Artificial Intelligence

    ImportanceDr. DV Muttuvelu

    KeratoplastyProf. V Romano

    KeratoconusDr. R Vinciguerra

    GlaucomaDr. J Van Eijgen

    RetinaDr. J Potic

    Scientific papers & Chat-GPTDr. A Taloni

    Round table • Dr. DV Muttuvelu, Dr. AC Yu + Dr. A Wylegala

  4. Keratoconus

    ImportanceDr. L Fernandez-Vega

    New protocols of CXLDr. R Vinciguerra

    Elements for a successful Deep Anterior Lamellar KeratoplastyDr. L Busin

    Femtosecond-assisted CAIRS

    Femtosecond-assisted additive keratoplasty

    Round table • Dr. L Fernandez-Vega, Dr. A Borgia, Dr. G Dimtsas

  5. Blepharitis & Demodex

    Importance

    Device-assisted therapyProf. G Giannaccare

    Tea tree oil

    Ivermectin

    Round table

  6. Innovations in Cataract Surgery

    Importance

    Immediate vs delayed sequential bilateral surgeryDr. R Simons

    Femtosecond-assisted cataract surgery

    Heads-up 3D vision system

    Premium IOLs

    Round table • Dr. T Candian

  7. Glaucoma

    ImportanceProf. J Breda

    SLTDr. S Lemmens

    Rho kinaseDr. S Aguilar-Munoa

    MIGSDr. G E. Bravetti

    Drug delivery systemsDr. C Weber

    Round table • Prof. J Breda, Dr. S Aguilar-Munoa, Dr. S Lemmens

  8. Dry Age-related Macular Degeneration

    ImportanceProf. R Mastropasqua

    PhotobiomodulationDr. C Iovino

    New complement targetsProf. E Borrelli

    Telescopic IOLProf. M Toro

    Suprachoroidal implantsProf. M Lupidi

    Round table • Dr. R Dolz-Marco, Dr. E Van Dijk, Prof. R Mastropasqua

  9. Personalized eye care in the genomic era

    Prof. Anthony Khawaja - Senior Invited Lecture

  10. Video session Step-by-step cataract surgery: tips & tricks

    Moderator Dr. V Quin, Dr. G Coco, Dr. A Matsou

  11. Free paper session with prize

    Moderator Prof. G Giannaccare, Prof. A Vagge, Dr. G Midena

  12. Get a step ahead of your peers: how to be successful in the post-residency career?

    What a YO can do in pharma industryJF Chibret (Théa President)

    Preparing for & becoming a new ConsultantDr. A Matsou

    How to thrive in academiaProf. G Giannaccare

    How social media can boost your careerDr. L Datuashvili

    Round Table • Prof. J Breda, Prof. G Giannaccare, Prof. A Vagge

  13. Wetlab Veneto Eye Bank

    Prof. V Romano (Coordinator), Dr. G Coco, Dr. M Pellegrini, Dr. M Riso, Dr. D Guindolet