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WOEC Keynote Luncheon: Leadership in Ophthalmic Education: Shaping the Academic Leaders of the Future

Saturday, February 6, 2016
Topic: Conference/Congress, World Ophthalmic Educational Colloquium
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This year's World Ophthalmic Education Colloquium (WOEC) Luncheon promises to be an enriching experince. The keynote presentation, “Leadership in Ophthalmic Education: Making a Difference,” will be provided by Stewart Mennin, PhD. Richard Abbott, recipient of the Mark Tso Golden Apple Award, will give the named lecture “Creating the Link Between Clinical Guidelines and Outcomes Data: Its Impact on Future Ophthalmic Education.” Mr. David Taylor will then present the Bruce Spivey Ophthalmic Education Award lecture “Listen, Look, Think: Make Diagnoses!” 

The luncheon will be presided by ICO President Hugh Taylor and chaired by Drs. Bruce Spivey, (Immediate Past President of the ICO), Rubens Belfort Jr. (Chair Professor of Ophthalmology, UNIFESP), and Jorge Valdez García (President, Mexican Society of Ophthalmology).

The WOEC Luncheon is by invitation only. Please contact us at with any questions.

Access the complete schedule for the WOEC here:

Funding for this World Ophthalmic Education Colloquium is provided in part by Nidek Co., Ltd. We thank all of the supporters of the International Council of Ophthalmology's Teaching the Teachers Initiative.

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