Newer Vistas in MSICS

(webinar in English)

Saturday, 20/07/2024

10am Mexico / 11am Colombia / 12pm Miami / 1pm Argentina + Brazil / 5pm Portugal + London / 6pm Spain / 9:30pm India
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Part 1 (30mins)
Welcome Address ... Dr Helena Prior Filipe (7 min)
Introduction of PAAO (7 min)
Introduction of ISMSICS Core Team ... Dr Kimaya Chavan (7 min)
ISMSICS - Journey so far (Video) ... Dr Kimaya Chavan (6 min) 

Part 2 - Academic (60 mins)
Construction of Scleral Tunnel ... Dr Neeta Guru Dodwad (6 min)
Customized Incision Cataract Surgery ... Dr Jagannath Boramani (6 min)
2 mm SICS Surgery ... Dr Amulya Sahu (6 min)
The Ergonomics of 2mm MSICS Surgery ... Dr Nilutparna Deori (6 min)
Few Complex Situations in MSICS ... Dr M S Ravindra (6 min)
Discussion, Questions & Answers (30 min) 

Questions & Answers / Discussion

Dr Boris Malyugin, Chairman, ISMSICS Chapter, Russia
Dr. Karla Pamela Gonzalez-Daher, President, ISMSICS Chapter, Mexico
Dr Huda Al Dhaheri, Chairperson, ISMSICS Chapter, UAE
Dr D Enkhzul, Vice President, ISMSICS Chapter, Mongolia

PAAO Coordinator: Dr. Helena Filipe (Portugal)

Organized in conjunction with International Society of Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (ISMSICS)



Dr. Amulya Sahu (India)

• Founder Chairman ISMSICS
• Founder Chairman Sahu Eye Hospital Group
• Past president Bombay Ophthalmologist Association (BOA)
• Outstanding Phaco & MSICS Surgeon • Originator of 2mm MSICS


Dr. Jagannath Boramani MBBS, MS (Ophthalmolgy) (India)

• Executive Chairman, ISMSICS
• 6 Awards in MOSCON -Best PG Free Paper, YKC Pandit Award, Innovation in Ophthalmic Practice Award, Best Academic Private Practitioner Award, V K Chitnis Oration Award, Best Video Award
• Awards in AIOC-Sante Vision Award, best Publication in IJO2022
• Live surgical demos, Wet labs & talks in National and international conferences including ESCRS, WOC, APACRS, South Africa, ESO, RANZCO,  APAO, PERDAMI, PAO
• Surgical Innovations: Closed Chamber Manual Phacofragmentation, Customised Incision Cataract Surgery (CICS), Endoexpression of Nucleus
• Chapters in 6 Text books, publication in Journals
• Publications in peer reviewed journals
• Past Editor Journal of ISMSICS 
• Past President - Navi Mumbai Raigad Ophthalmologists’ Association
• Key Organizer- MOSCON2016, CCC2015, CCC2017, CCC2019, CCC2022, CCC2023
• Many awards in Elocution, Paintings, Acting


Dr Neeta Guru Dodwad MBBS, MS (Ophthalmology) (India)

• Gold Medalists from Rajiv Gandhi Health science Bangalore 2001
• Sics and phaco fellowship from Lions NAB Hospital Miraj
• Medical Retina fellowship from Arvind eye Hospital Madurai
• Short term Cornea Observership from LV PRASAD EYE INSTITUTE Hyderabad
• Presently working as a Medical Director at Brahma Netralaya and GuruNeet Welfare Foundation Mumbai
• Visiting surgeon at Prasad Chikitsa Ganeshpuri
• Medical Director of Rotary club of Mumbai Kandivli
• Advisor for yosi group of ISMSICS
• Joint Secretary of Women's wing ISMSICS
• Presented scientific papers at State, south regional National and international conferences
• Awarded as 'Woman of substance' by International society of MSICS 2022


Dr Kimaya Chavan MBBS, DOMS, DNB (India)

• Consultant ophthalmologist in Chavan Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra  
• In private practice more than 22 yrs
• Conducted many surgical camps for MSICS as a trust activity
• Worked as live surgical trainer for MSICS & PHACO
• Core committee member ISMSICS • Secretary, Womens wing of ISMSICS
• Lead instructor in simulation based cataract surgical training
• Presented papers & conducted wet lab training in national as well as international conferences through ISMSICS


Dr. Nilutparna Deori MBBS, DO, DNB (India)

Dr. (Mrs.) Nilutparna Deori Das (MBBS, DO, DNB) is currently working as a Senior Consultant in the department of Strabismus and Pediatric Ophthalmology and is also the Training in-charge at Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya, Guwahati, Assam. Fellowships: 1. Comprehensive Ophthalmology, 2. Orbit & Oculoplasty, 3. Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. Courses: Fundamentals of Genetics, HMX, Harvard Medical School. Awards: APAO Achievement Award, AIOS International Ophthalmic Hero Award, Best of IJO Award, IJO Merit Award, Gold medal at Comprehensive Cataract Conference. Areas of Interest and Research: 2mm MSICS, Progressive Myopia and Ocular Genetics.


Dr. M.S. Ravindra MD (India)

• Medical Director of Karthik Netralaya, Bangalore, India
• Managing Trustee of Netrajyothi Foundation, a charitable trust, Bangalore, India
• Former President of Karnataka Ophthalmic Society and Bangalore Ophthalmic Society
• MD (Ophthal) from AIIMS, VR fellow from Sankara Netralaya, Corneal Fellow from University of Rochester
 • Founder Medical Director (former) of Lions Eye Hospital, eye bank and mobile charitable hospital


Dr Boris Malyugin (Russia)

• Chairman, ISMSICS Chapter, Russia 

Boris Malyugin is a Deputy Director General of the S. Fyodorov Eye Microsurgery Institution, Moscow (Russia). He is the current President of the Russian Ophthalmology Society (since 2016), International Intraocular Implant Club and Academia Ophthalmologica Internationalis member, International Council of Ophthalmology Board of Trustees member, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Honorary Member. Dr. Malyugin is a world-renowned authority in the field of anterior segment surgery. He is well known for his development of the Malyugin Ring. He was included in the Power List of Top 100 eye doctors in the world by The Ophthalmologist in 2018, 2022, and 2022. Dr. Malyugin has received the highest honors for an anterior segment surgeon from the following international and national organizations: ISRS (Kritzinger Medal), ASCRS (Binkhorst Medal), UKISCRS (Pearce Medal), ESCRS (Binkhorst Award), HSIOIRS (Kelman Award), SOI (Scarpa Medal), BRASCRS (Kelman Medal), AAO (Achievement Award). In total, Dr. Malyugin has delivered more than 15 named lectures and was invited to participate in live surgery sessions during many national and international meetings. He published extensively in peer-reviewed literature and made contributions to the video journals and atlases of ophthalmic surgery.


Dr. Karla Pamela Gonzalez-Daher MD (Mexico)

• President, ISMSICS Chapter, Mexico
• Residency Program Director at Instituto Mexicano de Oftalmología (IMO), Mexico
• Master degree in Bioethics
• Member of the Mexican Chapter of ISMSICS
• Certified Simulation Based Training Instructor (for HelpMeSee)
• Host of the Level II MSICS training Program of SEE International 
• Volunteer Faculty for ORBIS International


Dr Huda Al Dhaheri (UAE)

Dr. Huda Al Dhaheri is a consultant in Cornea, Cataract & Refractive. She obtained her medical degree from United Arabi Emirates University (UAE) and completed her residency training at King Saud University and Saudi Board in Ophthalmology in 2013. She completed her advanced subspecialty training at King Khalid Eye Specialist Hospital (KKESH) in Riyadh-KSA, where she joined the Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery fellowship program. She received her FRCS degree from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and fellowship of the international Council of Iphthalmology (FICO) in in 2014. Dr. Al Dhaheri joined Tawam Hospital in 2016 and established Cornea Services for Al-Ain Region. Currently, she is the Division Chair for Ophthalmology Department at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City in Abudhabi – UAE.


Dr Enkhzul Damdin MD (Mongolia)

• Vice President, ISMSICS Chapter, Mongolia
• Education (2020 – present) Doctoral student in Ophthalmology National Medical Science University, Ulanbator, Mongolia,  (2014 – 2016) M.S. in Ophthalmology Health Science University, Ulanbator, Mongolia, (1995 – 2001) B.S., Medical Doctor Health Science University, Ulanbator, Mongolia
• (2004- 2009) An ophthalmologist, (2010 – present) Anterior Segment and Medical Retina specialist at First Central Hospital, Ulanbator, Mongolia
• 2003 – present. Instructor in ophthalmology residency and fellowship, First Central Hospital of Mongolia
• Professional membership (Board member of Mongolian Society of Ophthalmology, Laurel Foundation, Virtue Foundation, ORBIS International Organization)



Dr. Helena Filipe MD MMEd (Portugal)

• Vice President, 2022-2025, Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology (PAAO)
• Coordinator, The Continuing Professional Development Program of Webinars of the PAAO
• Consultant of Ophthalmology, West Lisbon Hospitals Center, Hospital Egas Moniz, Cornea, and Ocular Surface
• Investigator, Egas Moniz Center for Interdisciplinary Research (CiiEM)


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38º Lo Mejor de la Academia Americana de Oftalmología en Español 2024

(webinar en español)

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Sábado 02/11/2024
6am México / 7am Colombia / 8am Miami / 9am Argentina + Brazil / 12pm Portugal / 1pm España

Lo MejorLo Mejor de la Academia en Español (The Best of the Academy in Spanish) es una revisión constructiva y crítica de lo que se presentó durante la Reunión Anual de la Academia. Habrá mesas redondas y paneles formados por oftalmólogos de habla hispana para que los compañeros reciban el mayor conocimiento posible de lo visto y oído durante la Academia. Los paneles están formados por oftalmólogos invitados pero consideramos a cada participante un panelista y esperamos que todos los asistentes tengan una participación activa en las discusiones y mesas redondas, en beneficio de todos los participantes.

Paneles y panelistas:

Dr. J. Fernando Arévalo (USA)

Dr. Roberto Gallego Pinazo (España)

Dr. Enrique Graue Hernández (México)
Dr. Arturo Ramírez Miranda (México)
Dr. Alejandro J. Lavaque (Argentina)

Coordinador Técnico:
Dr. Eduardo Viteri (Ecuador)

Programa Preliminar (temas, panelistas y horarios sujeto a cambio):

8:00AM – 8:05 AM ET – Bienvenida (Welcome)
J. Fernando Arévalo MD PhD (USA)[28]; Paulo E.C. Dantas MD (Brazil)[8]

8:05 AM – 8:15 AM ET – Oftalmología Pediátrica (Pediatric Ophthalmology)
Hilda Capó MD (USA)[12]

8:20 AM – 8:40 AM ET – Tumores y Patología Ocular (Ocular Pathology and Tumors)
Zelia M. Correa MD PhD (USA)[16]; Abelardo Rodríguez MD (Mexico)[19]

8:45 AM – 9:10 AM ET – Catarata (Cataract)
Moderador: Ashley Behrens MD (USA)[21]
Panelistas: Jesús Arrieta Camacho MD (Mexico)[8]; Luis Izquierdo Jr. MD (Peru)[22]; Fernando Llovet MD (Spain)[2]

9:15 AM – 9:35 AM ET – Córnea, Dacriología y Superficie Ocular (Cornea, Dacriology and Ocular Surface)
Moderador: Enrique Graue-Hernández MD (Mexico)[16]
Panelistas: Paulo E.C. Dantas MD (Brazil)[8]; Everardo Hernández Quintela MD (Mexico)[5]; Alfonso L. Sabater MD PhD (USA)[4]

9:40 AM – 9:45 AM ET – Exhibición Comercial (Exhibits)
Arturo Ramírez Miranda MD (Mexico)[13]

9:50 AM – 10:10 AM ET – Retina Médica e Imágenes (Medical Retina & Imaging)
Moderador: Roberto Gallego-Pinazo MD PhD (Spain)[8]
Panelistas: Rosa Dolz-Marco MD (Spain)[7]; Alejandro Lavaque MD (Argentina)[12]; Andrés Bastién MD (Argentina)[4]

10:15 AM – 10:35 AM ET – Retina Quirúrgica (Surgical Retina)
Moderador: José A. Roca MD (Peru)[24]
Panelistas: Valentina Franco Cárdenas MD (Mexico)[11]; Matko Vidosevich MD (Argentina)[7]; Jorge Fortún MD (USA)[4]

10:40 AM – 10:50 AM ET – Uveítis (Uveitis)
Andrés F. Lasave MD (Argentina)[5]

10:55 AM – 11:05 AM ET – Neuroftalmología (Neurophthalmology)
Emely Karam MD (Venezuela)[7]

11:10 AM – 11:30 AM ET – Glaucoma (Glaucoma)
Luis Silva Alvarez MD (Venezuela/USA)[7]

11:35 AM – 11:55 AM ET – Cirugía Refractiva (Refractive Surgery)
Moderador: Alejandro Navas MD (Mexico)[8]
Panelistas: Enrique Graue-Hernández MD (Mexico)[16]; Arturo Ramírez-Miranda MD (Mexico)[13]; José Alejandro Claros MD (Mexico)[12]

12:00 PM – 12:20 PM ET – Cirugía Oculoplástica (Oculoplastic Surgery)
Ximena Arze MD (Bolivia)[9]; Roxana Y. Rivera MD (USA)[5]

12:25 PM – 12:35 PM ET – Baja Visión (Low Vision)
Sylvina Conti MD (Argentina )[5]; Vania Garcia MD (Bolivia)[5]

12:40 PM – 1:00 PM ET – Cierre de la reunión (End of Session)
J. Fernando Arévalo MD PhD (USA)[28]; Roberto Gallego Pinazo MD PhD (Spain)[8]

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