• on 24/08/2022

Dr Jason CS YAM has been selected to receive Zeiss Young Investigator Award and to present the Josh Wallman Memorial Lecture in International Myopia Conference

We are delighted to announce that our Associate Professor, Dr Jason CS YAM has been chosen as the recipient of Zeiss Young Investigator Award and to present the Josh Wallman Memorial Lecture in the International Myopia Conference (IMC) on 4-7 September 2022 in Rotterdam of the Netherlands. Dr Yams Award Lecture is titled ‶Myopia control and prevention: from life style to low concentration atropine.″

The Josh Wallman Memorial Lecture is one of the significant lectures in the field of Myopia. This lecture is dedicated to the memory of the late Professor Josh Wallman, who pioneered the use of avian model for understanding eye growth and made invaluable contributions to vision research and the field of myopia. It is established to acknowledge both Prof Wallman′s contribution to myopia research and support for myopia researchers. The Josh Wallman Memorial lecture represents one of 2 keynote presentations to be given at this year′s IMC.

Congratulations, Dr Yam!

From left: Prof Calvin CP PANG, Dr Jason CS YAM, Prof Christine F WILDSOET

From left: Dr Christian LAPPE, Dr Jason CS YAM, Prof Christine F WILDSOET, Prof Calvin CP PANG, Prof Siegfried WAHL

Josh Wallman Memorial Lecture by Dr Jason CS YAM

Award Plate

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Dr Jason CS YAM has been selected to receive Zeiss Young Investigator Award and to present the Josh Wallman Memorial Lecture in International Myopia Conference