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Board meeting agenda

  • Monday December 7
  • Time: 12.00 UK time
  • Open to board members of the WAEH & invitees by the board
  • Tech: via Zoom


  • David Probert, Moorfields Eye Hospital, chair of the WAEH
  • Nelson, Kellogg Eye Center, USA, board member
  • Pall Singh, Tun Hussein On National Eye Hospital
  • Charity Wai, Singapore National Eye Centre, immediate past chair of the WAEH
  • Dato Kulasegaran, Tun Hussein On National Eye Hospital
  • Anders Boman, Sankt Erik Eye Hospital
  • Cathy Kowalewski, Wilmer Eye Institute – Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Brendon Gardner, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
  • Rodrigo Hasegawa, Hoftalon Eye Hospital, Brasil
  • Igor Schillevoort, The Rotterdam Eye Hospital
  • Wim Oosterom – external WAEH advisor to the board

Organized by

  • Maaike van Zuilen, WAEH


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Anders Boman
  • Welcome – New chair
Reflect on WAEH 2020 meeting – Charity Wai
Charity Wai
  • 4 webinars of max 90 minutes
  • Dates: 14 – 15 October, 11 – 12 November
Member acquisition – Maaike van Zuilen
Maaike van Zuilen



  • Kazachstan
  • Slovenia
Member meeting date and proposed agenda
Wim Oosterom
Board composition
Wim Oosterom
  • David Probert has handed over the chair position to Anders Boman on November 12 – during the 4th webinar of the Annual Meeting.
  • All full members have been asked for suggestions to fill in the two vacancies. Before the member meeting Anders will be re-appointed as board member.
Update Project Medical Outcomes
Igor Schillevoort

Who participates;

confirmed participation from Melbourne. They will become the lead hospital for keratoconus.

On December 2nd Rachel has a meeting with the Johns Hopkins to see if they can become the lead hospital for one of the glaucoma diseases.

  • Which indicators; keratoconus and one of the glaucoma disorders.
  • Questions to the board? No questions at this time. As soon as both lead hospitals have started Rachel will send the WAEH board an update of the timelines.
Marketing & Communications
Maaike van Zuilen

  • Webinars 2020 – 2021 – short memo MvZ:
    • 21 January 2021 – Different models of Eye Care – From Satellites to Community Outreach
    • 18 February 2021 – Patient Voice
    • 18 March 2021
  • Launch knowledge hub – during board meeting and webinars – MVZ will share screen and show the new hub
  • White paper?
  • Social media
To be reviewed
Wrap up
  • Next board meetings in 2021:
    • March
    • June
    • September
    • December
    • To be added
  • WAEH annual meeting:
    • 5 – 9 September 2021
    • Location: Stockholm, Sweden