Retinopathy of Prematurity: A preventable and treatable cause of blindness of premature children
 


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Jan 20, 2014

2:00 - 3:00 pm

Venue

Lecture Hall 2

Retinopathy of Prematurity: A preventable and treatable cause of blindness of premature children

Speaker
Dr Umar K Mian

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Montefiore Medical Center / Albert Einstein
College of Medicine, New York

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this educational activity the participants will be able to:

  • Understand the patho-physiology of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP).
  • Appreciate the role and importance of ophthalmic screening to prevent blindness in premature babies.
  • Recognize the need to develop local and national ROP screening criteria for Pakistan

This session is open to all health physicians.

Contact

For Registration:
Conference Secretariat
Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi
Tel: +92 21 3493 0051 Ext: 4578 or 4584
Direct: +92 21 3486 4578 or +92 21 3486 4584
Email: conf.sect@aku.edu

For Further Information:
Dr Farhan Vakani
Department of Continuing Professional Education
Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi
Tel: +92 21 3486 4974
Email: farhan.vakani@aku.edu

Organiser

​Department of Continuing Professional Education

Events are subject to change; please contact the organiser for details.

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