An African Perspective To Ophthalmology

(webinar in English, Portuguese or French, language of the speaker; no simultaneous translation)

Friday, 21/10/2022


1. Uveitis
Dr. Naseer Ally (South Africa)
Global Prevalence and Clinical Outcomes of Tubercular Uveitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

2. Medical Retina
Dr. Alain N. M'Bongo Zindamoyen (Kenya)
Les Maculopathies Toxiques Emergeants : Presentation de cas. (Emerging Toxic Maculopathy. Case presentation)

3. Ophthalmic Education
Dr. Amelia Buque (Mozambique)
MOC (Mozambican college of ophthalmology) simulation-based training in cataract surgery (for residents and YO)

4. Pediatric
Dr. Nomo Arlette (Cameroon)
Kératite herpétique néonatale bilatérale : a propos d’un cas traité par ribavirine collyre (Neonatal bilateral herpetic keratitis: about a case treated with ribavirin eye drops)

5. Vitreoretina
Dr. Ogugua Ndubuisi Okonkwo (Nigeria)
Management and Outcome of Macular Hole Associated Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

PAAO Webinar Coordinator: Dr. Helena Filipe (Portugal)

Organized in conjunction with the African Ophthalmology Council (AOC)

Ogugua N Okonkwo, MD FRCS(Edin). FWACS. FASRS (Nigeria)

• Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon / Vitreoretinal Specialist
• Residency Program Director/Director of Post-Graduate Studies
• Eye Foundation Center For The Prevention Of Blindness


Dr. Naseer Ally (South Africa)

• Consultant ophthalmologist at St John Eye Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa
• Master's in Medicine (Ophthalmology) in 2017, Master's of Surgery (Clinical Ophthalmology) in 2021
• Graduated from the Harvard Medical School Graduate Clinical Scholars Research Training Program (HMS_GCSRT)
• African Ophthalmology Council Leadership Development Program (AOC LDP)

Dr. Alain N. M'Bongo Zindamoyen (Kenya)

• Section Head, Ophthalmology Services and ​Consultant Ophthalmologist & Vitreoretinal Surgeon at Aga Khan University Hospital​, Nairobi
• MBBS (Bachelor degree in Medecine and Surgery (University of Bangui (CAR) 1998)
• MMED in Ophthalmology (UoN) (2005)
• VitreoRetinal Surgery (European VitreoRetinal Traning School (Bremen –Germany 2012)
• Fellowswip (PCEA Kikuyu Hospital –Kenya 2014-2016)
• Leading High Performing Healthcare Organization (Healthcare Management) (Business School, Strathmore University -2014)


Dr. Amelia Buque (Mozambique)

• Medical Director, Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospital, since 1996
• 26 years of total experience as a Doctor and 17 Years as an Ophthalmologist
• Before joining the Agarwal Group, Dr. Amelia Buque has worked for 4 Government Hospitals and 5 Private Clinics as an Ophthalmologist

Dr. Arlette F. Nomo (Cameroon)

• University of Yaounde, Département d'Ophtamologie-ORL-Stomatologie
• General Secretary, Cameroon Society of Ophthalmology

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