The webinar will be focused on Retinopathy of Prematurity from its definition, its pathogenesis, how it is staged, how ROP is screened, and how it is managed. The webinar will be held in English with live translation in French.
Webinar title: Retinopathy of Prematurity: An overview lecture
Topic Area: Ophthalmology
By the end of the lecture, the participants will be able to:
-Stage ROP and its zones
Speaker: Dr Dan Bwonya
Dr. Dan is an Eyecare Consultant doctor (Ophthalmologist). He has been practicing clinical ophthalmology since 2006. Specialized in Cataract surgery, Glaucoma management, Vitreoretinal surgery, and public health for eye care.
A fellow of the European vitreoretinal society (EVRS)and International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) and a member of the African Vitreoretinal Society and Uganda Society of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Dan received medical training from Mbarara university for MBChB and M.Med Ophthalmology. M.Sc. Public health for eye care from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Fellowship training from European Vitreoretinal school and Retinal foundation, ICO Centre Ahmedabad, India.
Currently works with Mengo Hospital Eye Department, Kampala Uganda.
Date: Thursday, 12th of May, 2022
Time: 15:00 Central Africa Time (GMT+2 / CAT)
Duration: 1 hour
CPD Points: 1