NEW: Patient Education Website
Looking for a trusted website with insights on glaucoma such as who is at risk, what are the symptoms and how glaucoma can be treated? The latest addition to the WGA knowledge platform is www.glaucomapatients.org.
A website with un-biased information about glaucoma, using easy accessible language in a user-friendly platform.
Posted 2 days ago
During the WGC-2017 Film Festival, George Puthuran, Shashikant Shetty and Naresh Babu presented certain operative techniques relevant to eyes requiring aqueous shunts that have previously undergone retinal surgery. Implantation of a glaucoma drainage device over or behind a pre-existing encircling band is a successful management option for refractory glaucoma in patients who have undergone a previous scleral buckling procedure. See the film here ow.ly/as8030mBaFz ... See MoreSee Less
Posted 3 days ago
WGA stays committed to giving young ophthalmologists from Sub-Saharan Africa the opportunity to expand knowledge and skills in several subspecialties in ophthalmology. On that note, we are proud to introduce the official WGA 2019 Fellows. Find out more about the Fellowship Program for 2019! ow.ly/EmTv30mBadD ... See MoreSee Less
Posted 6 days ago
We look forward to welcoming industry’s best for the Parallel Symposium at #WGC2019. ‘Controversies in angle closure treatment’, ‘The gene hunters in glaucoma: finding nemo' and ‘New frontiers in glaucoma’ are just some of the 18 thought-provoking sessions that await you at #WGC2019. ow.ly/kM3O30mB9BY ... See MoreSee Less
Posted 1 week ago
Join us on the 30th of March for the #WGC2019 half day private winery tour of the Yarra Valley. Located just one hour northeast of Melbourne, Yarra Valley is recognized for its world class, cool climate wineries and its panoramic Great Dividing Ranges mountains. Our afternoon tour will include visits to two iconic winery cellars and one wine and cheese tasting session. Don’t miss out on this fantastic trip. ow.ly/oNH130mB9u7 ... See MoreSee Less
Just two weeks left to benefit from the #WGC2019 early registration discounts. Save up to AUD 425 by registering before the deadline: December 17, 2018 11:59 pm, GMT+1. ow.ly/QOKb30mB96Y ... See MoreSee Less
Today is the last day to submit a late breaking abstract for #WGC2019! Don’t miss the opportunity to share your findings with the most influential professionals in the field - submit today. ow.ly/cyU530mB8Xr ... See MoreSee Less
Unsure about how to spend your downtime at #WGC2019? Have a look at Melbourne’s attractions, including the Great Ocean Road, Twelve Apostles and Philip Island Yarra Valley, the Royal botanic Gardens and much more! ow.ly/Xlsg30mB6ql ... See MoreSee Less
Sign up for the highly interactive OCT imaging workshop led by Hans Lemij. This #WGC2019 course will teach you to recognize artefacts in OCT imaging for glaucoma diagnosis, to judge and interpret OCT images and to determine how they can assist in the management of glaucoma. Find more details at ow.ly/XLkn30mB64O ... See MoreSee Less