Professor Sathish Srinivasan - UKISCRS President Elect
Professor Sathish Srinivasan
UKISCRS President Elect
Professor Philip Bloom - UKISCRS President
Professor Philip Bloom
UKISCRS President




Firstly, we want to wish good health to you and to your loved ones.

Welcome to the UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons second digital communication on the challenges COVID-19 are placing on our colleagues in UK, Ireland and worldwide. As part of our ongoing efforts to share evidence based updates on COVID – 19 and its implications to our profession find attached the link to recent peer reviewed publication paper where colleagues from Hong Kong share their perspectives on implementing new infection control measures with Ophthalmology during this pandemic. They highlight a three tier approach of control measures within the work environment to minimize infection exposure
Stay well and safe.
Best wishes,
Philip Bloom & Sathish Srinivasan,
UKISCRS President & President Elect

> Download Infection Control Measures within Ophthalmology



UKISCRS Exists to promote:

- education and research in the field of cataract and refractive surgery and to advance and promote the study and practice of ophthalmology and research and the dissemination of the useful results thereof.

- experimental work in the field of cataract surgery, intraocular lens implementation and refractive surgery and the disseminiation of results thereof.

- further investigation and training in cataract and refractive surgery

Next Event

RESCHEDULED to 2021: The Cornea & Cataract Day

17th May, 2021

Due to COVID-19, UKISCRS will not be holding a 2020 cornea and cataract day. This has been rescheduled to May 2021.

Updates on the global COVID-19 pandemic are to follow.

Read Professor Philip Bloom's article in the Eurotimes

to see how we are 'pulling-together'


COVID-19 and the 2020 conferences?

Cornea and Cataract Day 


 44th Annual Congress - Planned - Updates to follow
11th, 12th & 13th November 2020
Jury's Inn Hinckley Island Hotel





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