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ICO Committees

Advocacy Committee

Audit Committee

Diabetic Eye Care Committee

Education Coordinating Committee 

Education Goal Committees:

Eye Care Delivery Committee

Examinations Committee

Fellowship Committee

Nominations Committee

Society & Leadership Development Committee

Strategic Planning Committee

World Ophthalmology Congress® of the ICO Industry Advisory Committee

World Ophthalmology Congress® of the ICO Organizing Committee

World Ophthalmology Congress® 2018 of the ICO, Scientific Program Committee

Advocacy Committee

Van Lansingh, MD, PhD
- Chair

William Felch, BA
Joao Furtado, MD, PhD
Wei He, MD, PhD
Janos Nemeth, MD, PhD, DSc
Serge Resnikoff, MD, PhD
Hugh Taylor, AC, MD

Audit Committee

Aki Kawasaki, MD, PhD
Peter Quiros, MD
Bruce Spivey, MD, MS, MEd

Diabetic Eye Care Committee

Tien Yin Wong, MD, MBBS, PhD
- Chair

Lloyd Paul Aiello, MD, PhD
Rick Ferris, MD
Neeru Gupta, MBA, MD, PhD
Ryo Kawasaki, MD, MPH, PhD
Van Lansingh, MD, PhD
Mauricio Maia MD
Wanjiku (Ciku) Mathenge, FEACO, MD, PhD
Sunil Moreker, MBBS, MD
Mahi Muqit, FRCOphth, PhD
Serge Resnikoff, MD, PhD
Paisan Ruamviboonsuk, MD
Jennifer Sun, MD, MPH
Hugh Taylor, AC, MD
Juan Verdaguer, MD
Peiquan Zhao, MD

Education Coordinating Committee 

Karl Golnik, MD, MEd
- Chair

Helena Filipe, MD
Simon Keightley, FRCOphth, FRCS, MBBS
Eduardo Mayorga, MD
Ana Gabriela Palis, MD
Peter Quiros, MD
Mohammed Babar Qureshi, BMBCh, MD, MSc
Berthold Seitz, FEBO, MD, ML
Clement C.Y. Tham, BM, BCh, FRCS,  FCSHK, FCOphthHK

Education Goal Committees

Accreditation and Certification, Education Goal Committee

Karl Golnik, MD, MEd
- Chair

Clare Davey, BSc, FRCOphth, FRCS, MBBS, RCOPhth
Fernando Gomez Goyeneche, MD
Ashok Grover, MD
Marko Hawlina, MD, PhD
Wei He, MD, PhD
Simon Keightley, FRCOphth, FRCS, MBBS
Daniel Kiage, MD, MBChB, MMed, FEACO
Xiaoxin Li, MD
Adeola Onakoya, MD
Marie Rasmussen, MD, PhD

Continuing Professional Development, Education Goal Committee

Helena Prior Filipe, MD
- Chair

Zelia Correa, MD, PhD
Simon Keightley, FRCOphth, FRCS, MBBS
Eduardo Mayorga, MD
Sunil Moreker, MBBS, MD
Annabelle Okada, MD
Andries Stulting, FRCOphth
Gordana Sunaric Mégevand, MD
Clement C.Y. Tham, BM, BCh, FRCS,  FCSHK, FCOphthHK
Ching-Yao Tsai, MD, PhD
Nicholas Volpe, MD
Maria Yadarola, MD

Curricula and Expectations for Training Programs, Education Goal Committee

Peter Quiros, MD
- Chair

Susan Forster, MD
Catherine Green, FRANZCO, MBBS, MBChB, MMedSc
Ashok Grover, MD
Simon Keightley, FRCOphth, FRCS, MBBS
Henry Nkumbe, MD
Berthold Seitz, FEBO, MD, ML
Evan Waxman, MD, PhD

Teaching the Teachers, Education Goal Committee

Ana Gabriela Palis, MD
- Chair

J. Fernando Arévalo, FACS, MD
Catherine Green, FRANZCO, MBBS, MBChB, MMedSc
Daniel Kiage, MD, MBChB, MMed, FEACO
Andreas Lauer, MD
Xiaoxin Li, MD
Dolores Ribero Ayerza, MD
George Saleh, FRCOphth, FRCS, MBBS
Meenakshi Swaminathan, MD
Clement Tan, MD
Evan Waxman, MD, PhD

Technologies for Teaching and Learning, Education Goal Committee

Eduardo Mayorga, MD
- Chair

Anthony Das, MD
Helena Filipe, MD
Matthew Gearinger, MD
Karl Golnik, MD, MEd
Pamela Gonalez Daher, MD
Sanjay Kedhar, MD  
Akinola Lasisi Muideen, MBBS, FWACS, MSc., MBA  
Ana Gabriela Palis, MD  
Elizabeth Palkovacs, MD, FRCS
Giselle Ricur, MD
Eduardo Viteri, MD 

Training Teams to Meet Public Needs, Education Goal Committee

Mohammed Babar Qureshi, MD, BMBCh, MSc
- Chair

Abrar Ali, FCPS, MCPS
Lynn Anderson, PhD
Mohamed Elhanan, FRCS, MD
Prashant Garg, MD
Clare Gilbert, ChB, FRCOphth, MB, MD, MSc
Wolfgang Gindorfer
Daksha Patel, MD, MMed, MSc
Lila Raj Puri, MD
Lathika Rajesh, FRCS
Ihab Saad Othman, FRCS, MD
Johannes Trimmel

Eye Care Delivery Committee

Serge Resnikoff, MD, PhD
-Chair

David Friedman, MD, MPH, PhD
Neeru Gupta, MD, PhD, MBA
Reeta Gurung, MD
Kunle Hassan, MD, FNIM, FRCON, FRCS, FWACS
Satoshi Kashii, MD, PhD
Van Lansingh, MD, PhD
Janos Nemeth, MD, PhD, DSc
Roberto Pineda, MD
Venkatesh Prajna, MD, FRCOphth, MBBS
M. Babar Qureshi, MD, BMBCh, MSc
Thulasiraj Ravilla, MD
Sanduk Ruit, MD
Alfred Sommer, MD, MHS
Tien Wong, MD, MBBS, PhD

Examinations Committee

Simon Keightley MBBS, FRCOphth, FRCS
- Chair

Ahmed Abdel Hay, BMBCh, MSc
Luis Amaya, FRCOphth, MD
Pinar Aydin, MD, PhD
Ahmad Batal, MD
Richard Bowman, MD, FRCOphth, MA
Luke Clifford, BM, FRCOphth
Laura Crawley, BSc, MBChB, MRCP, FRCOphth
Clare Davey, RCOPhth, BSc, FRCOphth, FRCS, MBBS
Jean-Jacques De Laey, MD, PhD
Karl Golnik, MD, MEd
Nat Knox-Cartwright, MD
Sara Livesey, FRCOphth, DO, MB, ChB
Maeve Lagan, FRCOphth, BChir, MA, MB, PgDipEd
Ibrahim Matende, MD
Alan Mulvihill, FRSCI, FRCSEd
Millicent Muthoni, FEACO, MBChB, MMed
N. Venkatesh Prajna, MD, FRCOphth, MBBS
Neil Rogers, FRCOphth, BCh, BM, DPhil, MSc
Berthold Seitz, FEBO, MD, ML
Arvind Singh, MD, MB, FRCS, MBA
Michael Thiel, MD
WIlliam Wykes, RCPSG

Educational Advisors:

Tony Green
Raymond Tongue  

Fellowship Committee

Berthold Seitz, MD, ML, FEBO
- Chair

Jean-Jacques De Laey, MD, PhD
- Vice Chair   

Shereen Aboul Naga, MD
Pinar Aydin, MD, PhD
Emilio C. Campos, MD
Miriam Cano, MD
Paul T. Finger MD, FACS
Veit-Peter Gabel, FARVO, MD
Volker Klauss, MD
Martin Kollmann, MD
Pran Nagpal, MD
Roberto Pineda, MD
Babar Qureshi, BMBCh, MD, MSc
Gullapalli Rao, MD
Robert Ritch, MD
Apichart Singalavanija, MD FICS
Vladimir Surguch, MD
Shibo Tang, MD
An-Guor Wang, MD PhD, A/Professor
Siamak Zarei-Ghanavati, MD

Nominations Committee

Neeru Gupta, MBA, MD, PhD
- Chair

Harminder Dua, MD, PhD, FRCP, FRCOphth, FEBOphth, FRCS, MNAMS, MS, DO, MBBS
Kgao Legodi, MD
Robert Ritch, MD
Bruce E. Spivey, MD, MEd, MS

Society & Leadership Development Committee

Frank J. Martin, AM, FRANZCO
- Chair

J. Fernando Arévalo, FACS, MD
Michael Brennan, MD
Jan Tjeerd de Faber, MD
Neeru Gupta, MBA, MD, PhD
Nada Jabbur, MD
Igor Kozak, MD
Kgaogelo Legodi, MD
Michael Lawless, MD, FRACS, FRANZCO, MBBS
Robert Ritch, MD
Clement C.Y. Tham, BM, BCh, FRCS,  FCSHK, FCOphthHK

Strategic Planning Committee

William Felch, BA
- Chair

Ahmed Ahmed, MD, MPH
Harminder Dua, MD, PhD, FRCP, FRCOphth, FEBO, FRCS, MNAMS, MS, DO, MBBS
Neeru Gupta, MBA, MD, PhD
Kgao Legodi, MD
Ana Gabriela Palis, MD
Mohammed Babar Qureshi, BMBCh, MD, MSc
Hugh Taylor, AC, MD
Clement C.Y. Tham, BM, BCh, FRCS,  FCSHK, FCOphthHK
Peter Wiedemann, MD

World Ophthalmology Congress® of the ICO Industry Advisory Committee

Frank J. Martin, AM, FRANZCO
-Chair

Elena Barraquer, MD
William Felch, BA
Paul Roux, FRCOphth, MBBS
Hugh Taylor, AC, MD
Clement C.Y. Tham, BM, BCh, FRCS,  FCSHK, FCOphthHK

World Ophthalmology Congress® of the ICO Organizing Committee

Rafael Barraquer, MD, PhD
-WOC2018 President

José Luis Encinas Martín, MD, PhD
-SEO President

ICO Officers

Hugh Taylor, AC, MD
President
Neeru Gupta, MD, PhD, MBA
- Vice President
Kgaogelo “Eddie” Legodi, MD
- Vice President
Peter Wiedemann, MD
- Treasurer
William Felch
- Chief Executive Officer

 

Local Organizing Committee

José Manuel Benitez del Castillo, MD, PhD
José Alfonso, MD, PhD
Ramon Lorente Moore, MD, PhD
Alfonso Arias Puente, MD, PhD
José García Arumí, Md, PhD
Maribel Canut, MD
José Lamarca, MD
Jeroni Nadal, Md, PhD

World Ophthalmology Congress® 2018 of the ICO, Scientific Program Committee
 
Clement C.Y. Tham, BM, BCh, FRCS, FCSHK, FCOphthHK
-Scientific Program Chair
 
Jose Manuel Benitez del Castillo, MD, PhD
-Scientific Program Co-Chair (SEO)
Jan Tjeerd de Faber, MD
-Scientific Program Co-Chair (SOE)    
Polla Roux, MBBS, FRCOphth
-Scientific Program Co-Chair (South Africa)  
 
Martine Jager, MD, PhD
-Convener, Submitter Program
Jorge Alio, MD, PhD
- Submitted Program Coordinator
Lourdes Arellanes, MD
- Submitted Program Coordinator
Colin Chan, MD
- Submitted Program Coordinator
Anat Loewenstein, MD, MHA
- Submitted Program Coordinator
 
Program Format Development Subcommittee Members
 
Sally Atherton, PhD
Karl Golnik, MD, MEd
Marko Hawlina, MD, PhD
Jost Jonas, MD
Eduardo Mayorga, MD
Ana Gabriela Palis, MD
Robert Ritch, MD
 
 
 
 
 

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