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WGC-2019: Save the date!

From March 27-30, 2019, the World Glaucoma Congress will take place in Melbourne, Australia. Four days of gaining and sharing knowledge, workshops, wetlabs and well-organized social events are planned to happen. Mark this date and make sure you don't miss this great experience.

World Glaucoma Congress 2019 Melbourne
WGC-2019 will take place at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC) recognized as Australia’s Leading Meetings and Convention Centre.
Set on the banks of the Yarra River, the MCEC is situated within 20 minutes from the airport and within 15 minutes all Melbourne landmarks are reached.
Watch the video for more details.

Meet the Program Planning Committee

This edition's Program Planning Committee consists of chair Winnie Nolan (United Kingdom), supported by co-chairs; Pradeep Ramulu (USA), Arthur J. Sit (USA), Ingeborg Stalmans (Belgium) and Tina Wong (Singapore). Each co-chair is surrounded by a team of experts in a specific topic. 

Co-chair: Ingeborg Stalmans
Topic: Surgery
Team members: Jody Piltz Seymour (USA), Michael Kook (South Korea) and Vital Costa (Brazil)

Co-chair: Arthur J. Sit
Topic: Clinical Science
Team members: Alex Huang (USA), Kaweh Mansouri (Switzerland) and Harsha Rao (India)

Co-chair: Pradeep Ramulu
Topic: Genetics & Epidemiology
Team members: Eranga Vithana (Singapore), Simon Skalicky (Australia) and Ronnie George (India)

Co-chair: Tina Wong
Topic: Basic Sciency
Team members: Crawford Downs (USA), Hari Jayaram (United Kingdom) and Da Wen Lu (Taiwan)
WGC-2019 Program Planning Committee
Winnie Nolan - Pradeep Ramulu - Arthur J. Sit - Ingeborg Stalmans - Tina Wong

The WGC-2019 Local Organizing Committee

For the Australian insights we are proudly presenting the members of the Local Organizing Committee: 

Chair: Jonathan Crowston 
Members: Ivan Goldberg, Anne Brookes, Guy D’Mellow, Bill Morgan, Michael Coote, David Mackey, Paul Healey, Stephen Best, Bob Casson, Cathy Green and Bang Bui

Registration & Abstract website

Information on how to register and how to submit your abstract will be published on June 1st , 2018.
Keep an eye on the congress website to stay tuned.
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