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Welcome to CUHK DOVS


Chairman’s Message

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS) of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) was established in 1994, it consists of two main functional units: the CUHK Eye Centre and the CUHK Ophthalmic Research Centre, as the clinical arm and research arm of the department, respectively.

CUHK AinO Lecture

Date: 20 November 2023 (Monday)

Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Hong Kong Time, GMT+8)

Venue: Telecommunication Room 428/429, 4/F, Hong Kong Eye Hospital or online by ZOOM

Speakers: Prof Kathryn ROSE (Graduate School of Health, UTS)

Topic: Public Health Approaches: do they have a role in preventing and slowing myopia progression?

Moderator: Dr Jason CS YAM (DOVS, CUHK) & Dr Xiujuan ZHANG (DOVS, CUHK)

Advances in Ophthalmology Series

Date: 9 November 2023 (Thursday)

Time: 17:45m – 19:15pm (GMT+8)

Venue: Onsite Telecommunication Room 428/429 and Online by ZOOM

Speakers: Prof. Jost Jonas, MD (Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Germany)

Topic: Myopia: Histological-clinical correlation and potential mechanism

Moderator: Dr Aziz K.W. Kam

JSIEC CUHK Journal Club

Date: 13 October 2023 (Friday)

Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm (Hong Kong Time, GMT+8)

Venue: Conducted by Zoom

Speakers: Ms CHEN Baoru (JSIEC)

Topic: Xiang Changes of corneal biomechanics in children using orthokeratology and their roles in predicting axial length progression—A prospective 2-year study Acta Ophthalmologica 2023 Mar; 00(3):1-11

Speakers: Ms LI Yingan (CUHK)

Topic: Hu Morphological characteristics of the optic nerve head and impacts on longitudinal change in macular choroidal thickness during myopia progression Acta Ophthalmologica 2022; 1-11

Moderator: Mr Ebenezer ZAABAAR (CUHK)

CUHK Ophthalmic Microsurgical Training Centre

2023 Aug-Sept Courses for Ophthalmology Trainees

Courses for Ophthalmology Trainees (Aug-Sept 2023)

Lectures are conducted online and at Rm428-429, 4/F Hong Kong Eye Hospital (HKEH), 147K Argyle Street, Kowloon and the practical session are held at CUHK Ophthalmic Microsurgical Training Centre, 3/F, HKEH.

Lam Kin Chung . Jet King-Shing Ho Glaucoma Treatment and Research Centre

Media Interview

Programme: NowTV News – Medicine Online

Topic: Glaucoma Treatment

Date: 2 October 2023

Speaker: Prof Clement CY THAM