The Young Ophthalmologists Programme (YOP)
The Young Ophthalmologists Programme (YOP) was established in response to feedback from UKISCRS members.
YOP aims to target and represent the needs of ophthalmic specialty trainees and consultant ophthalmic surgeons in their
first three years of clinical practice.
YOP run their own programme/half-day masterclass the day prior to the UKISCRS annual congress.
Recent symposia has been: 'A Vitreous Loss Masterclass', 'Mastering Cataract Surgery in Glaucoma' and 'Managing Corneal Astigmatism in Cataract Surgery'.
The YOP sessions highlight topical scientific needs and provides a chance for you to listen to and interact with UK & Internationally renowed ophthalmologists.
REGISTER HERE JUST £50 FOR 2.5 DAYS AND 14 CPD POINTS
The 2017 Masterclass Programme: Cataract Surgery Complications - Wedneday 6th September 2017
|Cataract Surgery Complications Masterclass|
|How to prevent them and how to manage them|
|1300 - 1330||Registration|
|1330 - 1335||Introduction||Sid Goel/Charles Claoué|
|1335 - 1400||Traumatic cataracts: anticipating and managing intraoperative challenges|
|1400 - 1425||Early PC rupture during hydrodissection/nuclear removal||Brian Little|
|1425 - 1450||Late PC rupture during IA or IOL insertion||Larry Benjamin|
|1450 - 1515||Intra-operative zonular crises||Richard Packard|
|1515 - 1535||COFFEE|
|1535 - 1600||High positive vitreous pressure/ iris prolapse||Mayank Nanavaty|
|1600 - 1625||ECCE made easy for the modern trainee (when to perform, how to perform, how to convert)||David Spalton|
|1625 - 1650||Secondary IOL insertion for trainees (sulcus IOL, IOL exchange artisan (anterior and iris posterior fixation), AC IOLs.)||CK Patel|
|1650 - 1715||Discussion and questions|
The 2017 Masterclass Programme: Non-technical skills of a complete cataract surgeon - Thursday 7th September 2017
UKISCRS Industry Support Group
YOP Membership Benefits
If you are not yet a YOP member and would like to find out the benefits of this FREE membership - then please read below.
FREE 3 Year ESCRS & UKISCRS Membership for Trainees
- Free membership of UKISCRS Young Ophthalmologists Programme
- Discounted registration fee for all UKISCRS meetings
- Access to iLearn
- Access to ESCRS on Demand (Web based library of content from ESCRS Congresses)
- Subscription to Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery online
- €50 registration fee for ESCRS congresses
The YOP Committee 2017/18
YOP is run by a small committee of Young Ophthalmologists elected to the committee by the YOP membership and UKISCRS Council.
|The YOP Committee Members|
Imran Yusuf - YOP Lead