Robert Ritch

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United States
Shelley and Steven Einhorn Distinguished Chair; Professor of Ophthalmology, Chief, Glaucoma Services Emeritus and Surgeon Director Emeritus

The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai

Director of Glaucoma Research;Director of International Ophthalmic Education

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Wednesday 8.30 am-9.30 amRoom 216

Moroccan Glaucoma Society Symposium - Angle closures updated to remove confusion

Chair(s): Alain Bron (France); Tarek Shaarawy (Switzerland); Sidi Mohammed Ezzouhairi (Morocco); Robert Ritch (United States);

  • 08.30-08.39
    Understanding terminology and classifications
    Alain Bron (France)
  • 08.39-08.48
    Epidemiology and physiopathology of angle closure disease
    O. Cherkaoui (Morocco)
  • 08.48-08.57
    Zoom on gonioscopy
    Tarek Shaarawy (Switzerland)
  • 08.57-09.06
    Is Segment Anterior imaging of angle closure helpful or necessary?
    Sidi Mohammed Ezzouhairi (Morocco)
  • 09.06-09.15
    Irodotomy- Iridoplasty: Sequantial or Combined?
    Robert Ritch (United States)
  • 09.15-09.24
    Recent strategies to manage PAC and PACG
    M. Benharbit (Morocco)

Wednesday 3.00 pm-4.30 pmRoom 203 & 204

Controversies in angle closure treatment

Chair(s): Shamira Perera (Singapore); Yaxing Wang (China); Paul Foster (United Kingdom);


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