APAO LDP Class 2017 – 2018 (Class VIII)

PROGRAM OUTLINE

Participant information

In alphabetical order by country

Name

Country

Project Title

1

Dr. Celia Chen

Australia

Optimising sustainable collaboration of Australia and Cambodia ophthalmology teaching program

2

Dr. Huaizhou Wang

China

Outcomes of microcatheter-assisted trabeculotomy in the treatment of primary congenital glaucoma after failed glaucoma surgeries

3

Dr. Yi-Ting Hsieh

Chinese Taipei

Promotion for Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy in Taiwan

4

Dr. Vivek Pravin Dave

India

Concept and Update of Just a Minute Clinical Pearl (JAM) : A Novel Tele-ophthalmology Teaching Tool

5

Dr. Muhammad Bayu Sasongko

Indonesia

Diabetic Retinopathy Initiatives in Indonesia (DRIVE-IN)

6

Dr. Hyun Taek Lim

Korea

Creating an effective outcomes-based evaluation system in Ophthalmology resident education

7

Dr. Manoharan Shunmugam

Malaysia

Sustainable healthcare at no fixed charge at the point of service

8

Dr. Chunu Shrestha

Nepal

Retinal Eye Care of Nepal (RECON)

9

Dr. Mary Ellen Sy

Philippines

Assessment of Ophthalmology Residency Training Programs in the Philippines

10

Dr. Karahin Arachchige Salvin

Sri Lanka

Virtual Ophthalmology Teaching Environment for Undergraduates in All Universities in Sri Lanka’

11

Dr. Phanthipha Wongwai

Thailand

Set up YO society in Thailand

12

Dr. Linh Thuy Ta

Vietnam

Eye Injury Prevention at Workplace in Hochiminh City

The 2017-18 Class participated in the Induction and Orientation session on March 2nd & 4th, 2017, at the 32nd APAO Congress in Singapore. The 1-day session included an Insights Colors program, facilitated by Mr Simon Abbott and sponsored by Allergan1. Induction and Orientation

2. Master Class

The Leadership Masterclass (previously called Mid-term Forum) will hosted by the College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka from September 29 to October 1, 2017. More details will be available soon.

3. Self-initiated Project

Each participant is required to plan and execute a self-initiated project. They are to send their project title and propose a mentor to the Central Secretariat by December 15, 2017.

4. Graduation

Each participant is required to plan and execute a self-initiated project to be presented at the 33rd APAO Congress in Hong Kong to graduate from the Program.