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Focus on the New Trend of Global Refractive Surgery Grand opening of 2018 International Refractive Surgery Symposium

2018-07-18

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The 2018 International Refractive Surgery Symposium opened in Shanghai on May 26th


On May 26th, the 2018 International Symposium on Refractive Surgery (hereinafter referred to as 2018 IRSS) was held in Shanghai. The conference was jointly organized by the AIER Eye Hospital Group and AIER School of Ophthalmology, CSU, and supported by the AIER Eye Shanghai Hospital. The conference invited more than 400 authoritative ophthalmologists from China, North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific countries and regions, together with experts in China for academic exchanges, to help more myopic patients regain clear vision.


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President of AIER eye hospital group, Mr Li Li, delivers his opening speech of the conference.


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Chairman of the conference, leader of the refractive surgery group of AIER eye hospital group, Professor  Zheng Wang, delivers his speech.


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Shanghai AIER Eye Hospital CEO, Mr Qiuming Li , delivers his speech.


According to the research results of Australia’s top visual science research institution, the Brien Holden Vision Institution: the global number of patients suffering from myopia is 2.5 billion. According to the latest research report of the World Health Organization, the current number of myopic patients in China is more than 600 million. That is, at least one out of every five nearsighted people in the world is Chinese. With the rapid development of science and technology and the continuous improvement of people's consumption levels, refractive myopia surgery has gradually become the choice of many myopia patients. At the same time, China has made significant progress in the field. 2018 IRSS is a high-level academic feast for refractive surgery doctors around the world. International and domestic authoritative experts in the field gathered together to explore the latest progress.


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Over 400 ophthalmologists from China, North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and other countries and regions gathered to discuss the new trend of global myopia surgery on the conference.


Aims at providing doctors all around the world with a high level of academic feast with effective exchanges of new knowledge, technology and experience, jointly promoting technology development and innovation, “The conference will be mainly around the personalized operation, femtosecond surgery, ICL intraocular refractive surgery, corneal collagen cross-linking, corneal biomechanics and the latest progress of difficult prevention and treatment of complications and so on.” Said by professor Wang Zheng, Chairman of the conference, PhD supervisor of AIER school of ophthalmology. CSU.


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Professor Steve C. Schallhorn, the founder of the US Department of Defense refractive surgery project, delivers his academic speech.


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Professor Cynthia J. Roberts, Ophthalmology and Biomedical Engineering, Ohio State University, USA, deliveries her academic speech.


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Professor Dan Durrie, Director of Ophthalmic refractive surgery of Kansas University, delivers his academic speech.


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Professor Gerd Uwe Affarth, Chairman of ophthalmology at Heidelberg university, Germany, delivers his academic speech.


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Professor  Ming Wang, manager of the American division of AIER eye hospital group, delivers his academic speech.


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Professor Fengju  Zhang, PhD supervisor of ophthalmology center, Beijing Tongren Hospital, CMU, delivers her academic speech.


During the symposium, AIER eye hospital group also won the title of "The operation quality control upgrade award" and "The largest individual installer in the world”, “The largest SMILE operation volume institution in the world” issued by the German Carl Zeiss, the leading international company in optics and optoelectronics in the world. AIER also won the medal of "The biggest installer of AMARIS in the world" awarded by SCHWIND of Germany.  


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Professor Steve C. Schallhorn, the founder of the US Department of Defense refractive surgery project, global chief medical officer of Caisi group, issues the medal of "The operation quality control upgrade award", "The largest individual installer in the world" and "The largest SMILE operation volume institution in the world" to AIER eye hospital Group.


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Professor Theo Seiler, professor of ophthalmology at the university of Zurich, Switzerland, issues the medal of "World’s largest institution in Smart laser operation volume"to professor Zheng Wang, head of the refractive surgery group of AIER Eye Hospital Group.

 

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The on-site participants listened carefully to the expert's speech.