BSCRS@OB 2019

Nov 27 – 29, 2019 – OB 2019
SQUARE – Brussels Meeting Center

 

8:30 Address by President Blanckaert
8:30 – 9:00 FREE PAPERS
9:00 – 10:30

THE CORNEA FOR CATARACT SURGEONS

Time per speaker 10min – 6 speakers
Moderators: Johan Blanckaert – Ben D’heer
1. Keratometry – things you didn’t know, and how to make the best measurements Johan Blanckaert
2. Specular microscopy, confocal microscopy and pachymetry Vincent Bourgonje
(Melles Cornea Clinic/NIIOS diagnostic dept)
3. Astigmatism – should we correct on the cornea or in the lens? Benoit Golenvaux
BREAK
4. Improving corneal optics with laser BEFORE cataract surgery Guy Sallet
5. Multifocal IOLs or Bifocal lenses after refractive surgery Bernard Mathys and Jean-François Chapelle
6. Corneal scarring and cataract surgery: how to succeed when visibility is low Francoise Van Cauwenberge
Round Table session: Moderated by Marie-Jose Tassignon
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30 THE CORNEA
Moderators: Sorcha Ni Dhubhghaill – Karolien Termote
1. Endothelial diseases Isabel Bleyen
2. Endothelial keratoplasty – DMEK/DSEK combined or staged Karolien Termote
3. Epithelial and basement membrane dystrophies Sandrine Hick
BREAK
4. Keratitis in Belgium – what are we seeing and what should we be doing? Carina Koppen
5. Neuropathic ulcers Isabel Saelens
6. Corneal surgery – what’s new and what’s next? Sorcha Ni Dhubhghaill
Questions & round table session
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch