Congres Ophtalmologie

The XX Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Eye Research 2012

ISER 2012 will present clinicians and vision researchers from all over the world with the latest scientific achievements and research in the field.

Topics will include:

Cornea and Ocular Surface,
Immunology and Inflammation,
Ophthalmic Pathology,
Physiology and Pharmacology,
Refraction and Physiological Optics,
Retinal Cell Biology,
Retinal Neuroscience,
Strabismus and Amblyopia

and more...



Près de 100.000 doses d'un anticancéreux périmé ont été vendues en France entre 2007 et 2011

Près de 100.000 doses de Thiotépa, distribué par le laboratoire Alkopharma, auraient été vendues en France pour une somme de 3,2 millions d'euros, selon le quotidien suisse "Le Matin". 

SILMO Paris 2012

SILMO Paris is an exhibition dedicated to vision and optical equipment, vision and optical materials, glasses and eyeware .

SILMO Paris brings together professionals from the international optics and eyewear sectors including health, research, technology, industry, design and fashion.





L'espérance de vie en bonne santé est stable depuis 10 ans

L'espérance de vie en bonne santé est stable depuis dix ans en France, à 64,1 ans pour les femmes et 62,7 ans pour les hommes, selon une étude de la Drees.

The 8th International Symposium of Ophthalmology – Hong Kong (ISO-HK)

The 8th International Symposium of Ophthalmology – Hong Kong (ISO-HK) will be held on 14 - 16 Dec 2012 in Hong Kong.


Welcome Message

Dear Colleagues, 

Following the success of the WOC 2008, which had attracted over 13,000 delegates from all over the world, it is our honor and pleasure to announce that the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK-DOVS) is organizing the 8thInternational Symposium of Ophthalmology – Hong Kong (ISO-HK) on December 14 – 16, 2012 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

This year, the 8th ISO-HK is held in conjunction with the 7th Asia-Pacific Vitreo-Retina Society (APVRS) Congress, the Inaugural Congresses of the Asia-Pacific Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology Society (APSPOS) and the Asia-Pacific Society of Ocular Oncology and Pathology (APSOOP), the 10th Asia-Pacific Society of Eye Genetics (APSEG) Symposium, as well as the 24th Annual Scientific Meeting Hong Kong Ophthalmological Symposium, which is jointly organized by the College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong (COHK) and the Hong Kong Ophthalmological Society (HKOS). It is anticipated that the 8th ISO-HK will attract over 2,000 delegates with around 300 internationally-renowned speakers from all over the world. The 8th ISO-HK would be a good occasion for delegates to keep abreast of the latest development in ophthalmology and visual sciences.

Set against the backdrop of Asia’s world city, the 8th ISO-HK will offer its attendees a unique and rewarding experience of fulfilling intellectual exchanges, as well as deep relaxation. Famous for its magnificent skyline and renowned as the culinary capital of Asia, Hong Kong is a place that never fails to impress you with its close proximity with stunning cityscapes, soaring mountains, heritage sites and extensive greenery.  We cordially invite you to join us in Hong Kong.

With warmest personal regards,

Dennis Lam
Congress President &
Scientific Program Chair, 
The 8th ISO-HK

Calvin Pang

Ian Constable

Frank Martin

Michael Giblin

Govindasamy Kumaramanickavel

Stanley Chi

Nancy Yuen



Vaccin contre la dengue : Sanofi va rembourser à Manille les doses inutilisées

Après la suspension d'un vaccin contre la dengue aux Philippines qui fait polémique, Sanofi va rembourser à Manilles les doses inutilisées.

The 28th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress

The 28th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress will be held on 17 - 20 Jan 2013 in Hyderabad, India.


Cas de rougeole à Bordeaux : "tous les enfants doivent se faire vacciner"

77 cas de rougeole ont été enregistrés près de Bordeaux depuis novembre. Une situation qui inquiète. 

4th World Congress on Controversies in Ophthalmology (COPHy)


The highly successful 1st, 2nd and 3rd COPHy Congresses, which took place in Prague, Barcelona, and
Istanbul respectively, attracted over 2,000 participants from 58 countries.
Based on the success of the COPHy congresses, and on the feedback from COPHy participants,
COPHy Budapest will be devoted to evidence-based debates and discussions amongst chairpersons,
speakers and the audience, all of whom will examine and analyze the most relevant issues raised
during the course of 2012 within the field of Ophthalmology.


Organizing committee

Prof. Neil Bressler & Prof. Anat Loewenstein


Le gène du cancer du sein sans effet sur la mortalité

La mutation génétique BRCA n'entraîne pas une mortalité plus élevée après un diagnostic du cancer, selon une étude américaine.

Congres Orthophonie

Congres Podologie

Formation Addiction

Congres Hopital

Formation Radiologie