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ICO Sessions at APAO 2017

Topic: Conference/Congress
Location: Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Raffles Blvd
Suntec City, Singapore
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The 32nd Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress, March 1-5, 2017 in Singapore, is themed "Discovery, Innovation and Practices." The scientific program will focus on new treatments for major eye diseases, novel imaging and surgical techniques, and results of pivotal clinical trials to provide evidence-based practices for Asian eye diseases. The ICO is a proud co-sponsor of APAO 2017 and will host and co-host nine sessions at the upcoming Congress. Topics, speakers, and logistical details below.

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The entire APAO 2017 schedule.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

14:30-16:00, Room 301: ICO Exams and Fellowships Symposium (Simon Keightley, Berthold Seitz, Nicola Quilter and Cordula Gabel-Obermaier)
18:00-19:30: ICO Ophthalmic Educators Group (ICO-OEG) Reception (East West Ballroom, Conrad Centennial Hotel. RSVP to attend.)
Thursday, March 2, 2017
09:00-10:30, Room 303: ICO Education Forum: Student, Faculty, and Program Evaluation (Karl Golnik, Helena Filipe, Sunil Moreker)
11:00-12:30, Room 304: ICO-WHO Symposium: How to Increase Resources for Eye Care through Evidence Based Advocacy (Ivo Kocur, Serge Resnikoff, Hugh Taylor)
Friday, March 3, 2017
09:00-10:30, Room 303: ICO Education Forum: Developing Critical Thinking Skills in Your Students (Eduardo Mayorga, Ana Gabriela Palis, Meenakshi Swaminathan)
14:30-16:00, Room 303: ICO Education Forum: Managing Underperformance in Trainees: a Framework Towards Successful Remediation (Catherine Green, Prashant Garg, Kathy Cao)
Saturday, March 4, 2017
09:00-10:30, Room 303: ICO-AAO Joint Symposium: Safety in the Clinic and Operating Room: Improving Patient Care and Staying Out of Trouble (Richard Abbott, Neeru Gupta, Clement Tham)
11:00-12:30, Hall 404A: APAO-ICO Symposium: Diabetic Retinopathy Guidelines and Implementation: Real World Lessons (Silvio Paolo Mariotti, Tien Wong)
14:30-16:00, Room 303: ICO Education Forum: Technology Assisted Teaching & Learning: Reflective Learning (Eduardo Mayorga, Ana Gabriela Palis, Anthony Vipin Das)
16:30-18:00, Room 309: ICO International Guidelines to Improve Glaucoma Eye Care (Tin Aung, Neeru Gupta, Hugh Taylor)

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