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Dr. Wassef Chanbour MD

Profession:
Ophthalmology resident
Job Title:
resident
Medical School:
lebanese univesity
Residency Program:
faculty of medicine
Location:
beirut, Lebanon

Curriculum vitae
1- Title
First Name: Wassef
Name: Chanbour
Date and place of birth: 26 October 1990, Tripoli, Lebanon
Family situation: single, no children
Nationality: Lebanese

2- Coordinates:
Address: Sodeco • Beirut • Lebanon
Telephone: (+961) 70731169
E-MAIL: wassef_c@hotmail.com

3- Titles and diplomas:
July 2015: Diploma of Doctor of Medicine
-Lebanese University-Faculty of Medicine-Section I / Hadath / Beirut

4- Schooling:
- 3rd and 4th year resident in ophthalmology
 Beirut Eye Specialist Hospital (July 2017 - until June 2020 [end of specialty studies])
- Resident 2nd year
 Clinic du levant, Beirut (July 2016 - June 2017)
- Resident 1st year
 Bouar-Governmental Hospital (January 2016 - June 2016)
 Al Zahraa-University-Hospital (July 2015- January 2016)
-External (rotation in internal medicine services, surgery, pediatrics, emergency, intensive care and obstetrics and gynecology):
 Baabda-Governmental-University-Hospital (January 2015 -June 2015)
 Beirut Governmental University Hospital (BGUH) (July 2014 - December 2014)
 Makassed General Hospital (MGH) (January 2014 - June 2014)
 Beirut Governmental University Hospital (BGUH) (June 2013 - December 2013)
-October 2008- June 2015: Diploma of Doctor of Medicine-Lebanese University-Faculty of Medicine-Section I / Hadath-Beirut

5- These in general medicine:
Title: Evaluation of ERCP in the diagnosis of cholangiocarcinoma in Lebanese patients in RHUH and El-Zahraa hospitals from 2014 to 2015
Presented on 16-11-2016, Lebanese University, Faculty of Medicine.

6- Publications:
Published articles:
1- Severity of diabetic retinopathy at the first ophthalmological examination in the Lebanese population
- Walid Harb , Georges Harb, Nabil Chamoun, Anthony Kanbar, Marc Harb, Wassef Chanbour (corresponding author) (journal 'Therapeutic Advances in Ophthalmology'' Number: OED-17-0008-R4).

2- Third and Fourth Generation Formulas for Intraocular Lens Power Calculation Before and After Implantable Collamer Lens Insertion in High Myopia
- Mazen Amro, MD; Wassef Chanbour, MD; Nicolas Arej M.D; Elias Jarade, MD (12 pages). (journal ''journal of cataract and refractive surgery''Number: JCRS-18-317).

3-Late onset sterile peripheral ulcerative keratitis post Corneal Collagen Cross Linking
-Wassef Chanbour M.D, Israa Mokdad M.D, Abdallah Mouhajer M.D, Elias Jarade M.D (au journal '' Cornea'' Number: CORNEA-D-18-00642)

4-Mature cataract in a KAMRA inlay implanted eye
- Abdo Khoury, MD; Wassef Chanbour M.D (''journal médical Libanais'' Number 2017/40).
Articles submitted for publication:
1-Management of cataract in keratoconus: a case series
-Nicolas Arej, M.D.; Karen Zaarour, M.D.; Mazen Amro, M.D.; Wassef Chanbour, M.D.; Hala El-Rami, M.D.; Fadi Harb, B.Sc (submitted for publication in '' International journal of ophthalmology'').
2-Unilateral Malignant Glaucoma Post Bilateral Icl: Effect Of Miotics
-Wassef A. Chanbour, MD, Carole G. Cherfan, MD, Elias F. Jarade, MD, Johnny M. Khoury, MD (submitted for publication in '' Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology.'' Number MEAJO_197_18)
3- Customized rigid gas permeable contact lens to improve visualization during phacoemulsification in an ectatic cornea.
-Wassef Chanbour M.D, Fadi Harb Bsc Optom, Elias Jarade M.D (submitted for publication in journal''eye and contact lens'')
4- Spontaneous trabeculectomy bleb reformation and regain of function following phacoemulsification: A case report
- Wassef A. Chanbour, MD; Karim F. Tomey, MD Ziad Khoueir, MD (submitted for publication in '' Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology'')
5- Bilateral Isolated Ectopia Lentis with Type 1 Duane Retraction Syndrome: A Case Report
-Mazen Amro, MD; Wassef Chanbour, MD; Ali A. Haydar, MD; Jamal Bleik, MD

7- Oral Communications:
- IOL Power Calculation Post ICL Implantation in High Myopia: Effect of Different Biometric Parameters on 3rd and 4th Generation Formulas.
Presented in April 2018 at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) conferences washington-DC, under the title: Intraocular Lens Power Calculation After Copolymer Phakic IOL Implantation.
8- Posters:
1-Severity of diabetic retinopathy at the first ophthalmological examination in the Lebanese population.
Poster presented in the meeting of the Lebanese ophthalmological society (LOS) 18 Mai 2017.
2-Late onset peripheral ulcerative keratitis post Corneal Collagen Cross Linking
Poster presented in the meeting of the Lebanese ophthalmological society (LOS) 25 Avril 2018 (3rd price)
3-Unilateral malignant glaucoma post bilateral ICL: Effect of miotics
Poster presented in the meeting of the Lebanese ophthalmological society (LOS) 25 Avril 2018
4- Late onset sterile peripheral ulcerative keratitis post Corneal Collagen Cross Linking
Poster presented in the meeting of European society of cataract and refractive surgery (ESCRS) 22 Septembre 2018

9- Stays abroad:
-1 month internship in the emergency department of the A. de Rothschild Foundation, Paris (May 2017)

10- Scientific societies:
-SFO: French Society of Ophthalmology (function: member), attended the 123rd Congress held from 6 to 9 May 2017 at the Palais des Congrès in Paris.
-ASCRS: American society of cataract and refractive surgery (Function: Member)
-ESCRS: European society of cataract and refractive surgery (Function: Member)
-LOS: Lebanese Ophthalmological Society (Function: Member)
-SOLA: Society of Lebanese Ophthalmologists in Lebanon and Abroad (Function: Member)

11- Various:
Skills area:
-Passed the international Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) exams ''basic science'' and ''optic and refraction''
- Passed the initial written exam of the Arabic board '' Arab Board ''
-Passed the USLME exams: step 1(250), step 2 CK(248). Step 2 CS is scheduled in May 2019.
- Minor surgeries performed: Chalazion incision, intra-vitreous injection, cutaneous suture, lacrimal intubations, PRK, femto-LASIK, SMILE, intra-stomal corneal ring segment implantation (ICRS)
-Major surgeries performed: cataract (150 cases), penetrating keratoplasty (10 cases), strabismus (5 cases) and evisceration (5 cases).
-assisted in multiple surgeries in oculoplastics, retina, glaucoma.
- Presentations of many topics and articles dealing with different topics in Internal Medicine and Surgery and Ophthalmology in different hospitals.
- Languages: French, English
- Computer skills: SPSS, Word, Excel & PowerPoint.
Extra academic activity: Swimming, gymnasium, skiing

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