APGS Instruction Courses


Lasers and Surgeries for Angle Closure and Angle Closure Glaucoma – All You Need to Know for 2020

Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Society (APGS)
Conference: AAO 2019 meeting in San Francisco, October 12 – 15 2019
Date and Time: 1400 - 1615 | 13 October 2019

Background Statement: Angle closure glaucoma remains a major cause of irreversible blindness. Ophthalmologists must have up-to-date understanding of all the latest laser and surgical options to tackle angle closure and angle closure glaucoma effectively and safely.

Moderators: Tetsuya Yamamoto, Japan, Ivan Goldberg, Australia, & Clement Tham, Hong Kong

Instructors: (in alphabetical order of surnames)

  • Tin Aung
  • Ivan Goldberg
  • Paul Healey
  • Nazrul Islam
  • Ki Ho Park
  • Robert Ritch
  • Prin Rojanapongpun
  • Clement Tham
  • Ningli Wang
  • Tetsuya Yamamoto

Abstract and full program


Pictured left to right are: Ningli Wang, Ki Ho Park, Robert Ritch, Tetsuya Yamamoto, Clement Tham, Prin Rojanapongpun, Paul Healey, Nazrul Islam, Ivan Goldberg