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22 April 2021 Webinar | Robotic Eye Surgery

2023-02-04 09:12:08

Hosted by The WAEH

Date: Thursday 22 April

  • 7.00 AM CST – Mexico City (Mexico) 
  • 9.00 AM EDT – New York, Ann Arbor (USA) 
  • 10.00 AM CLST – Santiago (Chile) 
  • 2.00 PM BST – London (UK)
  • 3.00 PM CEST – Rotterdam (The Netherlands) 
  • 3.00 PM CEST – Stockholm (Sweden)
  • 8.00 PM WIB – Jakarta (Indonesia)
  • 9.00 PM SGT – Singapore
  • 9.00 PM MYT – Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  • 12.00 PM AEDT – Melbourne (Australia)
Moderator: Maaike van Zuilen, Global Lead of the WAEH / Support Team


New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (New York, USA)

James C. Tsai, M.D., M.B.A.
President – New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
Delafield-Rodgers Professor and Chair Department of Ophthalmology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (New York, USA)

Sean Ianchulev, MD MPH
Chief Executive Officer, Eyenovia, Inc.
Professor of Ophthalmology
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai

The Rotterdam Eye Hospital (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
The current status of VR robotic surgery with results from our last pucker peeling study in the Rotterdam Eye Hospital

Dr. Koorosh Faridpooya
The Rotterdam Eye Hospital

Triemli City Hospital (Zürich, Switzerland)

Prof. Dr. med. Matthias D. Becker
Director & Head of Department of Ophthalmology
Stadtspital Waid und Triemli – from Zürich

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Date: 12 March 2021

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