The policies and applications of meetings to be considered for ‘EGS Likes’:
The optimum time for application is preferably at least 3 months prior to the meeting (minimum 8 weeks).
The EGS Secretary requests the program, to be then mailed to the EGS Officers & PPC Chair and mails simultaneously the EGS policy to the organizer / requester:
After the EGS ExCo approval of the program, the meeting info 'EGS Likes’ will be posted to the EGS website with the logo, meeting date and link to the meeting site / program.
- EGS will not send direct mailing to the EGS members.
- EGS will not advertise the 'EGS Likes’ meeting in the EGS Newsletter.
- The EGS Secretary mails the EGS logo to be included in the program and promotional materials of 'EGS Likes’ meeting.
- Kindly note, however, that the EGS logo is not allowed to be posted to any commercial activity, e.g. lunch symposia or similar events.
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| Turkish Ophthalmological Association Glaucoma Society Skills Transfer Laboratory - 4: Introduction to Glaucoma Surgery (Istanbul, Turkey, TODEM (Turkish Ophthalmological Association Training Center), 31/03/2018)|
This course has been planned for those of our colleagues who wish to receive beginners-level training. During the course, the training on basic glaucoma surgeries will be offered to the trainees using pig eyes and simulated model eyes. Surgical technique training will be provided at the beginning of the course and each trainee will be made sure to have a one-on-one with the tutor.
The course will be carried out in English. Theoretical and practical surgical training will be provided to groups during the event which will be carried out at the 10 wet-lab stations in our headquarters. Each trainee will be offered training on trabeculectomy, seton surgery and xen implantation.
Past Meetings and Courses
| XV Russian Glaucoma Society Annual Meeting, with HRT/Spectralis Club Russia - 2017 (Moscow, Russia, 01/12/2017 - 02/12/2017)|
| 23rd International Glaucoma Congress (Athens, Greece, 06/04/2017 - 08/04/2017)|
| GOA Glaucoma 2017 (Genoa, Italy, 31/03/2017 - 01/04/2017)|