The advanced keratoconus Wetlab course “Introduction to Bowman layer transplant...

3071 AA Rotterdam, Niederlande
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The advanced keratoconus Wetlab course “Introduction to Bowman layer transplantation”

be familiar with the current treatment options for advanced keratoconus

Datum:
01.10.2020, 08:30 - 01.10.2020, 17:00
Veranstalter:
NIIOS - Netherlands Institute for Innovative Ocular Surgery
Kurzbeschreibung:
The advanced keratoconus wetlab course “Introduction to Bowman layer transplantation” provides detailed information on treating advanced keratoconus. The course consists of a one-day program scheduled on Thursday at NIIOS in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
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Hinweis:
An application will be made to the UEMS-EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.

Fachärzte

Max. Teilnehmer: 10
Gebühren ab: 1.975,00 EUR

Hinweis:
The course fee is €1975 and includes:

hands-on training in the preparation of donor corneal tissue for Bowman layer transplantation
hands-on training in the Bowman layer procedure
examinations of postoperative patients
donor corneas for your hands-on training
a course book with relevant information
two nights at the Inntel Hotel Rotterdam
lunch on the course day
* If you combine the Advanced keratoconus wetlab course with the DMEK wetlab course in one visit, the total fee for these 2 courses is €4850 instead of €5265.

Ärzte/-innen in Weiterbildung

Max. Teilnehmer: 10
Gebühren ab: 1.975,00 EUR

Hinweis:
The course fee is €1975 and includes:

hands-on training in the preparation of donor corneal tissue for Bowman layer transplantation
hands-on training in the Bowman layer procedure
examinations of postoperative patients
donor corneas for your hands-on training
a course book with relevant information
two nights at the Inntel Hotel Rotterdam
lunch on the course day
* If you combine the Advanced keratoconus wetlab course with the DMEK wetlab course in one visit, the total fee for these 2 courses is €4850 instead of €5265.
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Diese Veranstaltung findet einmalig statt und bietet Fortbildungsmöglichkeiten für Fachärzte und Ärzte/-innen in Weiterbildung.
Veranstaltungsnummer: 33816
Gebühren ab: ab 1.975,00
verfügbare Plätze: 10
Sprache: Englisch
 
Vom Veranstalter gemeldetes Programm:

Program

During the course you will learn about current treatment options for advanced keratoconus. You will attend scientific presentations and observe an examination of postoperative patients. The specialists from Amnitrans EyeBank Rotterdam will give you step-by-step training in Bowman layer graft preparation. Next, the corneal surgeons will perform a Bowman layer transplantation. Both procedures will be displayed on a large screen so that you can follow along step by step at your own microscope.

08.30 Welcome and introduction
08.45 Presentation and discussion
09.15 Presentation and discussion
09.45 Wetlab about BL preparation
12.00 Advanced keratoconus patients demonstration
12.30 Lunch
13.00 Presentation and discussion
13.30 Video presentation
13.45 Wetlab about BL surgery
16.30 Wrap up and discussion
17.00 Departure to restaurant for dinner

What You Will Achieve in This Course

The goal is that after you complete the advanced keratoconus wetlab course, you will:

  • be familiar with the current treatment options for advanced keratoconus;
  • know what the indications, results, complications and aftercare of Bowman layer transplantation are;
  • be familiar with the preparation and preservation of donor corneal tissue used for Bowman layer transplantation;
  • have observed 2-3 video surgeries and know the relevant clinical protocols for Bowman layer transplantation;
  • have a solid foundation for Bowman layer transplantation in human eyes;
  • feel confident in your ability to prepare tissue and to perform Bowman layer transplantation at your own clinic.

 

Your Group

The group size is limited to 10 participants per course. During the entire course a multidisciplinary team will provide advice and guidance, so you will enjoy personal coaching throughout your participation. Please note that presence of Dr Melles is not guaranteed.

Veranstaltungsort:
NIIOS - Netherlands Institute for Innovative Ocular Surgery
Amnitrans EyeBank Rotterdam
Anschrift:
Laan op Zuid 88
3071 AA Rotterdam, Niederlande
Veranstalter:
NIIOS - Netherlands Institute for Innovative Ocular Surgery
Organisation:

NIIOS - Netherlands Institute for Innovative Ocular Surgery
Amnitrans EyeBank Rotterdam
Gerrit Melles, MD, PhD
Laan op Zuid 88
NL - 3071 AA Rotterdam
Tel.: +31 (0)10 297 4444
Fax: +31 (0)10 297 4440

 
Hinweis:

Registration required. Please contact the organizer for further information.