APAO LDP Class 2018-19 (Class IX)


Participant information

In alphabetical order by country

Name Country Project Title
1 Dr Chameen Samarawickrama Australia TBD
2 Dr. Muntasir Bin Shahid Bangladesh TBD
3 Dr. Piseth Dalin CHEA Cambodia Evidence-Based Medicine in Ophthalmology Residency Training Program
4 Dr. Youn-Shen Bee Chinese Taipei Connection of Multidisciplinary Physician In Ophthalmology
5 Dr. Varanisese Rorogasa Naviri Fiji Improving the Diabetes Retinopathy Screening Program for the Northern Division in Fiji
6 Dr. Jonathan Chun-ho HO Hong Kong Promotion of Quality improvement and Safety in Ophthalmology Practice
7 Dr. Raksha Rao India Increasing Awareness of Retinoblastoma among the Pediatricians in India
8 Dr. Fairooz P Manjandavida India TBD
9 Dr. Mutmainah Mahyuddin Indonesia TBD
10 Dr. Siamak Zarei-Ghanavati Iran TBD
11 Dr. Yasuhiko Hirami Japan A Project for Making Databases of Retinal Degeneration for Multicenter Clinical Study In Japan
12 Prof. Jae Yong Kim Korea TBD
13 Dr. Amir Samsudin Malaysia Comparison Between Automated Grading System and Manual Grading of Fundus Photographs for the Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy
14 Dr. Tsengelmaa Chuluunbat Mongolia Guideline for the Screening and Treatment of Retinopathy of Prematurity ( ROP) in Mongolia
15 Dr. Than Htun Aung Myanmar TBD
16 Dr. Raba Thapa Nepal TBD
17 Dr. Shahzad Saeed Pakistan Pitfalls in Diagnosing Early Glaucoma
18 Dr. Lorenzo R. Fernandez Philippines TBD
19 Dr. Raoul Paolo D. Henson Philippines TBD
20 A/Prof. Gangadhara Sundar Singapore TBD
21 Dr. Cheng Sim Anna Tan Singapore TBD
22 Dr. Kusuma Ratnayake Sri Lanka Ocular Chemical Burns- Improving Awareness to Minimize Damage and Incidence
23 Dr. Kavin Vanikieti Thailand Neuro-Ophthalmic Consultation through Media Network

1. Induction and Orientation

The 2018-19 Class participated in the Induction and Orientation session on February 8th & 10th, 2018, at the 33rd APAO Congress in Hong Kong. The 1-day session included an Insights Colors program, facilitated by Mr Simon Abbott and sponsored by Allergan 

2. Master Class

The Leadership Masterclass (previously called Mid-term Forum) will hosted by the Singapore Society of Ophthalmology in Singapore from late August to Early September, 2018. More details will be available soon.

3. Self-initiated Project

Each participant is required to plan and execute a self-initiated project.

4. Graduation

Each participant is required to plan and execute a self-initiated project to be presented at the 34th APAO Congress in Bangkok, Thailand to graduate from the Program.