Category: Academic Activities

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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Prof. Clement Tham talks about a new approach in the management of angle-closure glaucoma at…
Prof. Clement Tham was invited to make a video lecture presentation at the VI International Moscow Symposium in Russia on November 10, 2017. The theme of the symposium was ‘Controversies [...]
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Visit from Professor Veit-Peter Gabel
We are very much honoured to invite Professor Veit-Peter Gabel, the former Professor of Ophthalmology at the University Regensburg, the former Chairman of the University Eye Hospital, Regensburg and the [...]
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APSPOS and the Department co-organized the Inaugural APSPOS Congress on October 11-12
The Inaugural Asia-Pacific Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology Society (APSPOS) Congress held in conjunction with the Inaugural Hong Kong Paediatric Ophthalmology Congress (APSPOS-HKPOC 2017), co-organized by our Department and Asia-Pacific Strabismus and [...]
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Our Assistant Professor Dr Carol Cheung Launches a New Study Utilizing Retinal Imaging for Alzheimer’s…
The successful press conference marked the launch of the SEEDS Study in Prince of Wales Hospital on 7 September 2017. Under the support from Seeds Foundation Limited and the Health [...]
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Our student receives oral presentation award from a national student forum
Our postgraduate students were invited to participate and present their research work at the 8th National Forum of Graduate Student in Ophthalmology in Guangzhou, China, on 19th-20th August, 2017. A 3rd class oral [...]
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CUHK – Osaka University Symposium in Ophthalmic Research
We hosted the “CUHK – Osaka University Symposium in Ophthalmic Research”,10th– 13thAugust 2017, and welcomed Prof. Kohji Nishida, Prof. Motokazu Tsujikawa, Dr. Kazuichi Maruyama, Dr. Shizuka Koh, Dr. Shigeru Sato [...]
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The Visit of GOAP Retina Experts
The GOAP (Global Ophthalmology Awards Program) committee met in HK from 13thJuly to 15thJuly. We were honoured to have the world-renowned committee members visiting our department on 14thJuly. Front row: [...]
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Our GPS student was interviewed by the Journal of Visualized Experiments
Mr Victor T.T. CHAN, our year-4 MBChB-GPS student supervised by our faculty Dr Carol Cheung, was invited by the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) to introduce the application of retinal [...]
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