Category: Academic Activities

Professor Calvin Pang has been selected as one of the 2020 ARVO Foundation Honorees
We are thrilled to share with our friends of DOVS that Prof Calvin Pang, the Director of the CUHK Ophthalmic Research Centre, is recently selected as one of the 2020 ARVO [...]
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Dr Baojian Fan visit
We are very much honoured to have Dr Baojian Fan, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, U.S.A to visit our department and to deliver a lecture [...]
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Prof Herman S. Cheung visit
We are very much honoured to have Prof Herman S. Cheung, PhD, James L. Knight Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Professor of Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery, University of Miami, U.S.A. to [...]
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CUHK Study First Proves Low-Concentration Atropine Eye Drops Reduce Myopia Progression in Children with Minimal…
Myopia, or shortsightedness, is the most common ocular disorder worldwide. Several international studies suggested atropine eye drops could slow down myopic progression in children, and thus lowering the risk of [...]
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Dr. Danny Ng received the Gold Medal Award in the Leadership Development Program of APVRS
We are much delighted to share that our faculty member Dr. Danny Ng received the Gold Medal Award for his outstanding participation in the Leadership Development Program (LDP) of Asia-Pacific [...]
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Visit from Dr Lily Peng, Google AI Healthcare Team
We are very much honoured to invite Dr Lily Peng, MD, PhD, the product manager of Google AI Healthcare Team, to visit our department and delivered a lecture titled “Deep [...]
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Visit from Dr Hilal Saima, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam
Dr Hilal Saima is currently a post-doctoral scientific researcher in Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands and a visiting research fellow at Memory Aging and Cognition Center, NUHS. She [...]
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Visit from Prof Christopher Chen Li-Hsian, National University of Singapore
We are very much honoured to have Professor Christopher Chen Li-Hsian, a Senior Clinician-Scientist, Associate Professor at the Departments of Pharmacology and Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, [...]
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Exchanging experiences and insights for utilizing virtual reality simulation technology on WOC 2018
During World Ophthalmology Congress 2018 at Barcelona, Spain, Dr. Danny Ng, Vice director of CUHK Jockey Club Ophthalmic Microsurgical Training Programme, exchanged experiences and insights for utilizing virtual reality simulation [...]
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Cataract Surgeries: Demonstrations from JSIEC experts National Live Surgery Broadcast
The 11th cataract surgery training course and theJSIEC–cataract surgery distal observation training course was organized jointly on 8 – 9 December 2017. This was the first time to use distance-network [...]
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50,000 audiences watched the JSIEC live full laser surgery online “Full Laser Surgery Opening Day”
JSIEC hosted the Full Laser Surgery Open Day on 9 December 2017. The event was broadcasted live on internet through TV channel STRTV. The 2-hour program included the full laser [...]
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Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2018
The 33rd Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress, held in conjunction with the 29th Hong Kong Ophthalmological Symposium and co-hosted by the Hong Kong Ophthalmological Society and the College of [...]
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