|CONVIDADOS INTERNACIONAIS CONFIRMADOS|
DR. AUGUSTO AZUARA-BLANCO (INGLATERRA)
Professor of Ophthalmology, Centre for Public Health, Queen’s University Belfast, and Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust (UK)
Chief Investigator of EAGLE study; GATE, - automated imaging technologies in glaucoma; CHAMP-UK - low dose atropine; NICOLA, a longitudinal population-based study. Co-applicant of large UK-based multi-centre trials, including TAGS and GLAURIOUS on glaucoma, DIAMONDS and EMERALD on diabetic retinopathy, EDNA and MIRROR on age-related macular degeneration.
Published over 200 peer-reviewed papers, over 20 book chapters, and edited three books. Cited over 4000 times.
DR. IKE AHMED (CANADÁ)
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
Clinical Professor, University of Utah
Fellowship Director, Glaucoma & Anterior Segment Surgery (GAASS) Fellowship, University of Toronto
Research Director, Kensington Eye Institute, University of Toronto
Division Head, Ophtalmology, Trillium Heath Partners, Mississauga, ON
Medical Director, GoEyeCare, Mississauga, Ontario
Co-Medical Director, TLC Mississauga
DR. MARCELO NICOLELA (CANADÁ)
Dr. Nicolela joined the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Dalhousie University, in 1998. In 2014 he became the Head of the Department and Chief of the Ophthalmology Service of the Nova Scotia Health Authority.
He has 12 book chapters and over 110 peer-reviewed articles published in the main Ophthalmologic Journals
Dr. Nicolela is the past president of the Canadian Glaucoma Society.