Speakers

Plenary speakers

  • Gábor Holló

    Semmelweis University

  • Keith Barton

    Moorfields Eye Hospital

  • Paul Palmberg

    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine

Gábor Holló

Semmelweis University

Professor Gábor Holló is Director of the Glaucoma Service and Perimetry Unit in the Department of Ophthalmology at Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary. He received his MD and PhD from Semmelweis University School of Medicine, and DSc degree in the clinical and experimental investigation of the retinal nerve fibre layer and ocular blood flow in glaucoma from the Hungarian Academy of Science. Dr Holló is the recipient of several awards, including the Széchenyi Professor Award (2000), the European Glaucoma Society’s (EGS) Special Recognition Award (2003), the Schulek Vimos Award by the Hungarian Ophthalmology Society (20014), and the Anagnostakis – Trantas Gold Medal by the Greek Glaucoma Society. He is a former Executive Committee member of the EGS, and the Founder and for 15 years the President of the Glaucoma Section of the Hungarian Ophthalmology Society. His work for the EGS notably includes a contribution to the development of the European Diagnostic and Treatment Guidelines.
Professor Holló is a reviewer for several international ophthalmology journals and serves on the editorial boards of several scientific journals. He has edited several books and book chapters, and authored or co-authored numerous scientific peer-reviewed publications. His main research interests are in the pathogenesis, imaging, early diagnosis and medical, laser, and surgical treatment of glaucoma.

Keith Barton

Moorfields Eye Hospital

Keith Barton is a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Glaucoma Specialist at Moorfields Eye Hospital, Honorary Reader in UCL Institute of Ophthalmology and Editor-in-Chief of the British Journal of Ophthalmology. His areas of interest are the surgical management of glaucoma, especially surgical devices and secondary glaucomas, specifically the management of glaucoma in uveitis, for which he runs a dedicated clinic at Moorfields Eye Hospital.

Paul Palmberg

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine

Paul Palmberg, MD, PhD, is Professor of Ophthalmology at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine. His contributions include the introduction of the term “”target pressure””, evidence that field loss progression can usually be halted and even partially reversed by optimal IOP control (in AGIS, CIGTS, CSI-Miami), introduction of surgical techniques (bleb compression sutures for painful blebs, valve-like trab, two sets of stitches to reverse hypotony maculopathy), modification of corneal transplant media (HEPES and color indicator), and a retinopathy study that was a basis for the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial.

Recipient of WGA prize (2000), AGS surgery day lecture (2014), AGS Educator (2018), AAO lifetime achievement. Has trained 106 Glaucoma Fellows and 106 Foreign Fellows.

 

Invited speakers

  • Ahmad Aref

    The University of Illinois College of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology

  • Ahmad Tajudin Liza Sharmini

    Universiti Sains Malaysia

  • Arthur Sit

    Mayo Clinic

  • Atsuya Miki

    Osaka University

  • Atsuya Miki

    Osaka University

  • Baskaran Mani

    Singapore Eye Research Institute and Singapore National Eye Centre

  • Catherine Liu

    National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine

  • Clement Tham

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Daniel Lee

    Wills Eye Hospital

  • Edwin Ku Chui Yong

    Southern Specialist Eye Center

  • Gopal Lingham

    National University Health Sysem

  • Henry Chen

    Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

  • Hon Tym Wong

    Nhg Eye Institute / Tan Tock Seng Hospital

  • Jelinar Mohamed Noor

    Hospital Kuala Lumpur

  • Jin Wook Jeoung

    Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College Of Medicine

  • Joseph Anthony Tumbocon

    St. Luke's Medical Center

  • Kazuhiko Mori

    Kyoto Prefectural University Of Medicine

  • Kevin Chan

    New York University School of Medicine

  • Kouros Nouri-Mahdavi

    Stein Eye Institute, University Of California Los Angeles

  • Makoto Aihara

    University of Tokyo

  • Megumi Honjo

  • Mingguang He

    University Of Melbourne

  • Monisha Nongpiur

    Singapore Eye Research Institute

  • Muna Bhende

    Shri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Service, Medical Research Foundation

  • Naris Kitnarong

    Faculty Of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University

  • Ryo Asaoka

    The University Of Tokyo

  • Steven Mansberger

    Legacy Devers Eye Institute

  • Tae-Woo Kim

    Seoul National University College of Medicine

  • Tanuj Dada

    Prof of Ophthalmology, RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences

  • Tengku Ain Kamalden

    University Of Malaya

  • Tony Realini

    West Virginia University

  • Xiulan Zhang

    Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center

  • Yaxing Wang

    Beijing Institute Of Ophthalmology, Beijing Tongren Hospital

Ahmad Aref

The University of Illinois College of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology

Dr. Aref is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and attending physician in the Glaucoma and Cataract Consultation Service at The University of Illinois College of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology. He serves as the Illinois Eye & Ear Infirmary’s Chief Quality Officer and Director of Residency & Glaucoma Fellowship Programs.

Dr. Aref completed his medical training at Northwestern University, his ophthalmology residency at The Penn State Hershey Eye Center, and his glaucoma fellowship at The Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. He is board-certified by The American Board of Ophthalmology as well as The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Ahmad Tajudin Liza Sharmini

Universiti Sains Malaysia

Professor Dr Liza Sharmini Ahmad Tajudin is an ophthalmologist and lecturer in Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. Her main research area is clinical and molecular research on glaucoma. She has nearly 20 years-experience in conducting clinical and molecular research and has completed 18 national and university research grants. She has published more than 100 manuscripts in various journals with nearly 550 citations. She is also the senior consultant ophthalmologist and head of service for glaucoma in Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia. She is also a member of Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology, Malaysia Society of Human Genetics (MSHG), Asia Pacific Glaucoma Society, College of Ophthalmologists (Malaysia), Academy of Medicine Malaysia, Asia Eye Genetic Consortium and Asia Pacific Eye Genetic Society.

Arthur Sit

Mayo Clinic

Dr. Sit is a Professor of Ophthalmology, Glaucoma Fellowship Director, and Vice Chair at the Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic. His research interests focus on aqueous humor dynamics, the variations in intraocular pressure, ocular biomechanics, and novel technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma. His work has been supported by the National Eye Institute, Bright Focus Foundation, Research to Prevent Blindness, and industry grants. Dr. Sit has been the recipient of the American Glaucoma Society Clinician-Scientist Award, the World Glaucoma Association Young Clinician Scientist Award, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology Senior Achievement Award. He has been named to Best Doctors in America since 2009. Dr. Sit is co-Chair of the Program Planning Committee for the World Glaucoma Congress, and is a member of the Board of Governors for the World Glaucoma Association. He is past Chair of the Research Committee for the American Glaucoma Society, and is past President of the Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology.

Atsuya Miki

Osaka University

1997: M.D. Osaka University Medical School
1998: Residency, Osaka University Hospital
2006: Ph.D. Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
2009: Assistant Professor, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
2012: Visiting Scholar, Hamilton Glaucoma Center, University of California, San Diego
2016: Associate Professor, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine

Atsuya Miki

Osaka University

1997: M.D. Osaka University Medical School
1998: Residency, Osaka University Hospital
2006: Ph.D. Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
2009: Assistant Professor, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
2012: Visiting Scholar, Hamilton Glaucoma Center, University of California, San Diego
2016: Associate Professor, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine

Baskaran Mani

Singapore Eye Research Institute and Singapore National Eye Centre

Asst Prof (Dr) Baskaran Mani, is a Clinician Scientist in Singapore Eye Research Institute and Singapore National eye Centre, with special interest in glaucoma and eye diseases. He completed his PhD from Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS, Singapore. Formerly, a glaucoma specialist from India, he participated in several clinical and epidemiological studies in glaucoma from both India and Singapore. He has more than 160 peer-reviewed publications, 70 invited talks in international conferences, 8 book chapters and 8 co-patents for inventions in the field of glaucoma imaging and diagnostics. His research interests include imaging in glaucoma, clinical trials and biomedical devices.

Catherine Liu

National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine

Dr. Catherine Jui-Ling Liu is professor of Ophthalmology, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan. She is also the chairperson of the Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and President of the Ophthalmological Society of Taiwan.

Prof. Liu was graduated cum laude from National Yang-Ming University and received residency training in the Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital. She has her glaucoma fellowship in Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

She has been dedicated to the practice and research in the field of glaucoma, as well as medical education and prevention of blindness, for more than 30 years. Dr. Liu has published more than 120 scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Clement Tham

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Chairman and S.H. Ho Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
Chief-of-Service, Hong Kong Eye Hospital
Vice President, Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Society (APGS) since 2014
Chair, Scientific Program Committee, Inaugural Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Congress (APGC) 2012 in Bali, Indonesia
Congress President and Chair of the Organizing Committee, The 2nd APGC 2014 in Hong Kong
Secretary General and CEO, Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO)
Congress President, The 33rd APAO Congress 2018 in Hong Kong.
Founding Fellow and Council Member, The Academy of Asia-Pacific Professors of Ophthalmology (AAPPO)
Treasurer, International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO)
Chair, Scientific Program Committees of WOC2016 Guadalajara in Mexico, and WOC2018 Barcelona in Spain
Chair, Academia Ophthalmologica Internationalis (AOI)

Daniel Lee

Wills Eye Hospital

Daniel Lee, M.D. is an Assistant Professor and the Medical Director of the Glaucoma Research Center at the Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. After obtaining his medical degree from Rutger’s University’s Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, ophthalmology residency at the Yale School of Medicine and glaucoma fellowship at the Wills Eye Hospital. Following his training, Dr. Lee joined the Spaeth, Katz & Myers private practice and now serves as an active faculty member of Wills Glaucoma Service.

Dr. Lee has authored and co-authored numerous articles and lectured at local and national meetings. He is actively involved in the training of residents and fellows at Wills Eye Hospital. His current research interests include novel glaucoma treatments and the role of ocular perfusion in glaucoma pathogenesis.

Edwin Ku Chui Yong

Southern Specialist Eye Center

Ku Chui Yong is a Glaucoma and Consultant Ophthalmologist at the Southern Specialist Eye Center, SSEC (a member of International Specialist Eye Center, ISEC). Ophthalmology has been his romance for the past decade and he has a keen interest in glaucoma. He has 2 great mentors, Dr Fang Seng Kheong (Glaucoma and Consultant Ophthalmologist, ISEC) and Dr Aihara Makoto (Professor and Chair, Ophthalmology Department, University of Tokyo). He performed laboratory experiments on ROCK inhibitors and presented a poster about it during the WGC in 2019. He has great passion for MIGS and believes it will be a game-changer in treating severe glaucoma in future. During leisure, he listens to Baroque music…. And yes, he is aged as the wine in your cellar!!

Gopal Lingham

National University Health Sysem

Dr Lingam Gopal completed his medical graduate degree from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam in 1979; MS (Ophthalmology) from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh in 1982; Diploma of National Board of Examinations (DNB) in 1984; and FRCS (Edin) in September 2002 and MSc (epidemiology) university of London 2016. He underwent fellowship training in Vitreoretinal surgery in 1983 from Medical Research Foundation, a unit of Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India.
He worked as consultant in vitreo retinal services at Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India between 1984-2011 and 2016- 2018. He is currently a senior consultant at National university hospital, Singapore since 2011.

He has published 185 papers in peer reviewed national and international journals and has also written 26 chapters in various ophthalmic books.

Henry Chen

Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

Dr. Henry Shen-Lih Chen is Assistant Professor in the Glaucoma Service, Department of Ophthalmology at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University in Taiwan. This was followed by a fellowship in research and clinical glaucoma under the direction of Professor Spaeth at Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia in 1989. He was also the Chief of Department of Ophthalmology at Taipei Chang Gung Memorial Hospital between 1994 and 2002. He was taking an Executive Master Business Administration ( EMBA) program at College of Management of National Taiwan University and has been graduated in 2008. He is also the council of the Asia-Pacific Ocular Imaging Society. His research interests include ocular imaging of glaucoma, glaucoma ocular blood flow, deep learning of medical imaging and tissue engineering of glaucoma surgery.

Hon Tym Wong

Nhg Eye Institute / Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Clinical Associate Professor Wong Hon Tym is the Medical Director of Singapore’s National Healthcare Group Eye Institute (NHGEI) and the Clinical Director of the Centre for Healthcare Innovation (CHI), which focuses on healthcare workforce transformation.

He is also the Pro-Tem Chief of the Ophthalmology Department at the upcoming Woodlands Health Campus, while continuing to serve as a Senior Consultant in Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s Ophthalmology Department and as a member of the hospital’s Clinical Board.

From 2008-2015, he was Clinical Director of NHG 1-Health, an ambulatory surgery centre, where he led the design and practice of streamlined cataract surgery.

He also currently serves as the Chairman of the Guide Dogs Singapore.

A/Prof Wong obtained his Fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) and his Masters degree in Medicine in 1999.
He was a glaucoma fellow at Moorfields Eye Hospital in 2002-3.

A/Prof Wong plays an active role in the training and education of junior ophthalmologists in Singapore, with multiple Best Teacher Awards. He has been a course instructor at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting, the World Glaucoma Congress and the European Glaucoma Society Congress.

His efforts in patient care have also been recognized with Singapore’s Excellent Service Star Award in 2006. His current appointments as Critical Incident Manager and Open Communication instructor reflects his keen interest in patient communication.

A/Prof Wong received the Distinguished Service Award for Eye and Vision Health in 2013, the NHG Distinguished Citizen Award in 2014, and the National Medical Excellence team award in 2019.

Jelinar Mohamed Noor

Hospital Kuala Lumpur

Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, Department of Ophthalmology Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL)
Head of Glaucoma Unit, Department of Ophthalmology, HKL
Member of the Glaucoma Subspecialty Training Committee, Ministry of Health Malaysia
Vice Chairperson of the HKL Hospital Research Review Committee
Chairperson of the Clinical Practice Guidelines on Management of Glaucoma (2nd Edition) Development Committee
Past Secretary Malaysian Medical Association Ophthalmology Society
Past Vice-Chairperson of the Peri-Operative Mortality Review Committee
Past Deputy Head of Ophthalmology Department Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Glaucoma Fellowship (Aberdeen, Scotland) 2003-2004
Publication in peer review journal
Local PI for multicenter trials
HKL excellence award 1996 and 2005
Recipient of the Johan Mahkota Wilayah 2011 award

Jin Wook Jeoung

Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College Of Medicine

Jin Wook Jeoung, MD, PhD is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea. Dr. Jeoung graduated from Seoul National University College of Medicine. He completed internship, residency, and glaucoma fellowship at Seoul National University Hospital.

He was awardee of “HanGil Academic Award (2018)”, “Yun-am Academic Award (2017)”, “APGS Young Investigator Award (2016)”, “APAO Achievement Award (2017)”, “AAO Achievement Award (2016)”, “Koo Bonsool Academic Award (2013)”, “Yulsan Academic Award (2010)”, and “Taejoon Academic Award (2008)”.

Dr. Jeoung has published more than 140 papers in international peer-reviewed SCI journals. His current research interests include the RNFL and ganglion cell imaging, pathophysiology of glaucoma, risk factors for glaucoma, and glaucoma genetics.

Joseph Anthony Tumbocon

St. Luke's Medical Center

Associate Professor Joseph Anthony Tumbocon is a glaucoma specialist practicing in St. Luke’s Medical Center (SLMC) Global City and Quezon City, Philippines. He is a past-president of the Philippine Glaucoma Society; trustee of the Philippine Board of Ophthalmology; assistant head for undergraduate education in SLMC Quezon City; associate professor and assistant dean for clinical sciences in SLMC College of Medicine. He obtained his medical degree at the University of Santo Tomas, Philippines and completed his ophthalmology residency training in the same institution. He underwent further training as a clinical fellow in glaucoma at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA from 2000 to 2001; and completed another year of clinical fellowship in cornea at the University of Toronto, Canada in 2002.

Kazuhiko Mori

Kyoto Prefectural University Of Medicine

Ass. Prof. KAZUHIKO MORI, MD., PhD.: Glaucoma specialist, currently working at Department of Ophthalmology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto Japan.
Graduated KPUM in 1988; Resident in KPUM, 1988-89; postdoctoral course in KPUM, 1989-1993; visiting associate at National Eye Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA, 1991-93; clinical staff in Fukui Medical School, Fukui, Japan, 1993-1995; clinical staff in KPUM, 1995-1999; assistant professor in KPUM, 1999-2003; associate professor in KPUM, 2003-.

Recipients of Suda Memorial Fund for Glaucoma Research, 2008; Achievement Award, 2016; International Scholar Award, 2013 at American Academy of Ophthalmology. Also known as an inventor of Mori upright surgical gonio lens (Ocular Instruments, Inc., Bellevue, WA, USA). Special interests in glaucoma surgery, genetics, and trabecular outflow facilities.

Kevin Chan

New York University School of Medicine

Dr. Chan is the director of the Neuroimaging and Visual Science Laboratory at New York University School of Medicine. His laboratory focuses on developing and applying new, noninvasive methods for imaging degeneration, development, protection, plasticity, and regeneration in the visual system. His research aims to better understand interactions among the eye, the brain, and behavior in health and disease in order to guide vision preservation and restoration. Dr. Chan currently serves as the deputy editor of the neuroimaging section of the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, associate editor of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, and editorial board member of Frontiers in Brain Imaging Methods, Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery, and Neural Regeneration Research. He also serves as the vice-chair of the ISMRM Publications Committee, as well as an Annual Meeting Program Committee member of the ARVO.

Kouros Nouri-Mahdavi

Stein Eye Institute, University Of California Los Angeles

Kouros Nouri-Mahdavi, MD, MS, is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of the Glaucoma Advanced Imaging Laboratory at UCLA’s Stein Eye Institute. Dr. Nouri-Mahdavi is a clinician-scientist and has published more than 100 articles in the field of glaucoma. His research focuses on functional and structural measurements for optimizing diagnosis of glaucoma or its progression, machine learning in glaucoma diagnostics, and study of surgical outcomes. He has been the recipient of many professional and research awards including the AAO’s Secretary Award in 2019. He is currently a member of the American Glaucoma Society’s Annual Meeting Committee and serves on Editorial Boards of Journal of Glaucoma, International Glaucoma Review, and Journal of Ophthalmic and Vision Research.

Makoto Aihara

University of Tokyo

Prof. Makoto Aihara graduated School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, and Post-graduate School of Medicine, majoring lipid mediator and neuro-biochemistry, and received M.D. and Ph.D.. He next stayed at Shiley Eye Center in University of California, San Diego as a research scientist, and conducted basic research work and published 17 articles during the stay in UCSD under the tuition of Prof. Robert N. Weinreb. After returning University of Tokyo, he continued clinical and basic research works and now he is a professor and a chair of the Ophthalmology. Prof. Aihara received several honors and published over 150 peer-reviewed journals. His research interests are IOP regulation, aqueous humor dynamics, ocular pharmacology, glaucomatous optic neuropathy, and lipid mediators.

Megumi Honjo

Mingguang He

University Of Melbourne

Prof. Mingguang He is currently Professor of Ophthalmic Epidemiology in University of Melbourne and Centre for Eye Research Australia(CERA), Director of WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention of Blindness at CERA. He is the former Associate President and Professor of Ophthalmology in the Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou, China. Research interest: Clinical and epidemiological studies,Twin study, Big data and AI in Ophthalmology.

Monisha Nongpiur

Singapore Eye Research Institute

Muna Bhende

Shri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Service, Medical Research Foundation

Dr Muna Bhende is a practicing Vitreoretinal Surgeon since 1994 and is currently a senior consultant and the Deputy Director of the Vitreoretina services in Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai. Her work profile includes medical and surgical management of retinal disorders along with teaching and training of fellows and residents. Her special interests are in medical retina , imaging techniques and collaborative research work with basic sciences and other ophthalmic subspecialties.

Naris Kitnarong

Faculty Of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University

Dr.Naris Kitnarong M.D., M.B.A. is the associate professor of glaucoma at the Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand. He graduated his medical doctor (1993) and ophthalmology residency training (1999) from the Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University. Dr.Kitnarong had finished the glaucoma fellowship training from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Tennessee, USA (2003), Bascom Palmer eye institute, Florida, USA (research fellow, 2004) and Heidelberg University, Germany (2005). He also received Master of Business Administration (MBA.) from Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy, Thammasat University, Bangkok, Thailand (2002). His works are majorly in glaucoma and cataract surgery. He is a pioneer in using antivascular endothelial growth factors (anti-VEGA) as adjunctive treatment for neovascular glaucoma. His interest area of researches is not only glaucoma treatment, but also the effect of cataract and premium IOL on glaucoma patients. He involves in residency and glaucoma fellowship training programs of the faculty. Dr.Kitnarong is a leader of mobile cataract unit of Siriraj hospital, operating cataract surgery on underprivileged patients in the remote area of Thailand 2-4 times a year as a part of Vision 20/20. Now, Dr.Kitnarong is also the deputy dean in corporate and communication and social responsibility of Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University.its

Ryo Asaoka

The University Of Tokyo

Dr Ryo Asaoka is assistant professor at the Department of Ophthalmology, the University of Tokyo. Ryo has graduated from the Tokyo Medical University in 1996, and gained degrees in Medicine at the Department of Ophthalmology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine in 2005. He has achieved an international reputation in glaucoma research, in particular in the analysis of glaucoma diagnosis/progression, often using machine learning methods and also the association with the corneal biomechanics. These results are documented in more than 100 peer reviewed papers. He is a current board member of the Imaging and Perimetry or IPS (formerly the International Perimetric Society) and, the Japan Glaucoma Society and also the Japan Perimetric Society.

Steven Mansberger

Legacy Devers Eye Institute

Steven L. Mansberger, M.D., M.P.H. is Chief of the Department of Ophthalmology, and Director of Glaucoma Services at the Legacy Devers Eye Institute in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Mansberger completed his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine, an ophthalmology residency at Shiley Eye Center at the University of California, San Diego, and a glaucoma fellowship at Devers Eye Institute. He also earned a Masters in Public Health degree (MPH-Biostatistics/Epidemiology).

Dr. Mansberger has received over 36 research grants, and won numerous awards including “Best Doctors in Portland, OR” and “Best Doctors in America”. He is on the Editorial Boards of Journal of Glaucoma and American Journal of Ophthalmology. He has authored over 260 journal articles, book chapters, and abstracts.

Tae-Woo Kim

Seoul National University College of Medicine

Dr. Tae-Woo Kim is currently a professor in the Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital. He was graduated from Seoul National University and finished his residency at Seoul National University Hospital. He had his glaucoma fellowship at Shiley Eye Center, University of California San Diego. He has served as a vice dean at the Seoul National University College of Medicine. He is currently serving as a member of Editorial Board of Journal of Glaucoma and International Glaucoma Review.

His research interest includes lamina cribrosa imaging, glaucoma diagnosis and treatment, myopia and glaucoma, blood flow in normal tension glaucoma. He has published over 120 SCI papers.
He received Yeonam Glaucoma Research Award in 2007, Best Paper Award at AAO in 2010, Research Recognition Award from the World Glaucoma Association in 2011, Achievement Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 2014 and Toncon Academic Award in 2019.

Tanuj Dada

Prof of Ophthalmology, RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences

Dr Tanuj Dada is currently Professor of Ophthalmology at RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He has over 300 research publications in peer reviewed indexed journals and has authored 5 textbooks on glaucoma. He is currently the Secretary General of the International Society of Glaucoma Surgery, Senior Chair of the Associate Advisory Board of the World Glaucoma Association (WGA), Co-Chair Education Committee of WGA and Serves on Board of Directors of the Asia Pacific Glaucoma Society. He is the Chief Editor of the Journal of Current Glaucoma Practice and Associate Editor of the Journal of Glaucoma.

Tengku Ain Kamalden

University Of Malaya

Tony Realini

West Virginia University

Xiulan Zhang

Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center

Yaxing Wang

Beijing Institute Of Ophthalmology, Beijing Tongren Hospital