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Posted 7 hours ago

World Glaucoma Association

These five free-access talks from the WGC-2019 scientific program describe OCT angiography as it pertains to glaucoma, from the very basics to its clinical potential in glaucoma diagnosis and follow-up for progression.

Watch them here:
www.pathlms.com/wga/events/1446/event_sections/10171
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These five free-access talks from the WGC-2019 scientific program describe OCT angiography as it pertains to glaucoma, from the very basics to its clinical potential in glaucoma diagnosis and follow-up for progression. 

Watch them here:
https://www.pathlms.com/wga/events/1446/event_sections/10171

Posted 1 day ago

World Glaucoma Association

Watch the new Journal of Glaucoma Paper of the Month video!

Our guest for this episode is Tanuj Dada from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India. His paper reviews the benefits of meditation as an adjunctive treatment for glaucoma. Watch the full video here: vimeo.com/393451789.

The Journal of Glaucoma (JOG) is an official publication of the WGA. Every month the WGA Associate Advisory Board selects the Paper of the Month. Watch all videos via vimeo.com/showcase/6522030.

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Posted 1 day ago

World Glaucoma Association

This week we are attending the AGS 2020 Annual Meeting in #WashingtonDC. Meet us at our booth, #M41, to find out what we have planned for the year to come.
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This week we are attending the AGS 2020 Annual Meeting in #WashingtonDC. Meet us at our booth, #M41, to find out what we have planned for the year to come.
www.worldglaucomacongress.org

Posted 3 days ago

World Glaucoma Association

The Education Committee carefully selects presentations from the WGC-2019 for your benefit. This week we showcase six excellent talks focused on analyzing outcomes of MIGS surgical procedures.

www.pathlms.com/wga/events/1446/event_sections/10220
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The Education Committee carefully selects presentations from the WGC-2019 for your benefit. This week we showcase six excellent talks focused on analyzing outcomes of MIGS surgical procedures.

https://www.pathlms.com/wga/events/1446/event_sections/10220

Posted 6 days ago

World Glaucoma Association

Did you know? Since World Glaucoma Week launched, a total of 8,000 activities have been submitted to the WGW World Map? Attend an activity taking place near you and let’s reach the 10,000’s. www.worldglaucomaweek.org/ ... See MoreSee Less

Did you know? Since World Glaucoma Week launched, a total of 8,000 activities have been submitted to the WGW World Map? Attend an activity taking place near you and let’s reach the 10,000’s. https://www.worldglaucomaweek.org/

Posted 1 week ago

World Glaucoma Association

Hand-picked by the WGA Education Committee, these three interesting talks discuss statistical analysis concepts as they pertain to medicine and glaucoma.

Brush up your statistical understanding to become a more critical reader (and writer), and sharpen your ability to extract clinically meaningful conclusions from statistically meaningful data: www.pathlms.com/wga/events/1446/event_sections/10140
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Hand-picked by the WGA Education Committee, these three interesting talks discuss statistical analysis concepts as they pertain to medicine and glaucoma. 

Brush up your statistical understanding to become a more critical reader (and writer), and sharpen your ability to extract clinically meaningful conclusions from statistically meaningful data: https://www.pathlms.com/wga/events/1446/event_sections/10140

Posted 1 week ago

World Glaucoma Association

We are proud to announce that there is a brand new SLT in the hospital of Dr Lemlem Tamrat, one of the 5 Fellows who trained in Australia in 2019.

What an amazing achievement this is - we are proud to have played a small role in your ongoing success.

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We are proud to announce that there is a brand new SLT in the hospital of Dr Lemlem Tamrat, one of the 5 Fellows who trained in Australia in 2019. 

What an amazing achievement this is - we are proud to have played a small role in your ongoing success.

https://wga.one/wga/fellowship-program-2019/#SLT

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Congratulations for Dr.Lemlem

Congratulations

Posted 1 week ago

World Glaucoma Association

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to the new members of the WGA Board of Governors per 2020. Thank you for your commitment to the betterment of glaucoma treatment, and we look forward to working next to you for the year to come! wga.one/wga/governors/ ... See MoreSee Less

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to the new members of the WGA Board of Governors per 2020. Thank you for your commitment to the betterment of glaucoma treatment, and we look forward to working next to you for the year to come! https://wga.one/wga/governors/

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Congratulations to new members

Querría la opinión de uds que diagnóstico me dan gracias espero respuesta

Congratulations!

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Posted 2 weeks ago

World Glaucoma Association

One of Australia’s most loved rock stars, Kirk Pengilly from iconic band @INXS is throwing his support behind Glaucoma Australia in its fight against eye disease.

Find out how: www.glaucoma.org.au/articles/aussie-rock-star-kirk-pengilly-joins-glaucoma-australia-in-its-fight... #GlaucomaWeek
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One of Australia’s most loved rock stars, Kirk Pengilly from iconic band @INXS is throwing his support behind Glaucoma Australia in its fight against eye disease. 

Find out how: https://www.glaucoma.org.au/articles/aussie-rock-star-kirk-pengilly-joins-glaucoma-australia-in-its-fight-against-eye-disease-article/ #GlaucomaWeek

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Глаукома была и будет terra incogita в офтальмологической науке! Альбрехт фон Грэфе первый наиболее точно определил ее суть. Детали глаукоиного процесса уточняються.!

Posted 2 weeks ago

World Glaucoma Association

Meet one of our 2019 Fellows! Dr Lemlem Tamrat is Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Saint Paul’s Hospital Mellinium Medical College as of March 2012.

It is her dream to build her career in #ophthalmology to provide care for her patients and to share her knowledge for residents and medical students.

Learn more about her #WGA Fellowship experience: wga.one/wga/fellowship-program-2019/
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Meet one of our 2019 Fellows! Dr Lemlem Tamrat is Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Saint Paul’s Hospital Mellinium Medical College as of March 2012.

It is her dream to build her career in #ophthalmology to provide care for her patients and to share her knowledge for residents and medical students. 

Learn more about her  #WGA Fellowship experience: https://wga.one/wga/fellowship-program-2019/
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