Webinar information

In 2020, the Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Society will be launching their webinar series. 

We hope this series will help to foster learning,  ensure collaboration and engage members across the all important glaucoma community.

Please find outlined below information about our inaugural webinar and those that will continue the series. 


Inaugural webinar - 22 September 2020 at 1800 hours GMT+8 - Current concepts in management of primary angle closure disease

This webinar will be moderated by Dr SK Fang and Professor Tanuj Dada.

Presentation title Speaker name 
How to diagnose angle closure Clin A/Prof Paul Healey
Laser therapy - for angle closure  Dr Vijaya Lingam 
A logical approach to managing angle closure Professor Clement Tham 
Role of MIGS in PACG  Professor Prin Rojanapongpun 
Panel Q&A Professor Paul Healey, Dr Vijaya Lingam, Professor Clement Tham, Professor Prin Rojanapongpun



Webinar 2 - 11 October 2020 at 1830 hours GMT+8 - Joint APGS EGS (European Glaucoma Society) Webinar: Glaucoma Management in 2020

This webinar will be moderated by Dr SK Fang and Fotis Topouzis.

Presentation title Speaker name 
New ways to build guidelines; the added value of evidence-based medicine Carlo Traverso
Glaucoma monitoring: what tools to use and how much is enough?  Ananth Viswanathan 
Medical treatment - integrating novelties into clinical practice  Gauti Johannesson 
Personalised surgery - establishing a rationale for choosing  Ingeborg Stalmans 
Using AI in glaucoma diagnosis  Tin Aung
Meditation - a polypill for glaucoma  Tanuj Dada 
Dr Google will see you now  Ivan Goldberg 

The webinar will be held in the GMT+8 timezone. Below are some time conversions to assist with your attendance planning. 

Webinar time: 1830 hours
Central European Summer Time: 1230 hours
Australia: 2030 hours
Malaysia: 1830 hours
Hong Kong: 1830 hours
India: 1600 hours
Thailand: 1730 hours


Webinar 3 - 5 December 2020 at 0800 hours GMT+8 - APGS - AGS

Detailed program coming soon!