The XII International Congress of The Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology, (MEACO) took place at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, from 4-8 May 2016.
At this meeting WSPOS presented a session chaired by M. Younis, Beirut, LEBANON. This session was moderated jointly by K. Nischal, USA/UK, and R. Shatnawi, Amman, JORDAN. Among the topics discussed were ‘Congenital Corneal Opacification – a shift in paradigm of thinking’, ‘Congenital Cataract – The Jordanian experience’, ‘Timing of surgery for Infantile Esotropia’, ‘Accommodative Esotropia’, ‘Glasses and Emmetropisation’, ‘Paediatric Cataract – The UAE experience’, ‘CMV Retinitis’, and ‘Paediatric CNV – Intravitreal anti-angiogenic factors’.
|Chairpersons / Moderators||Country|
|M Younis (Chair)||Beirut, Lebanon|
|K Nischal (Moderator)||Pittsburg, PA, USA|
|R Shatnawi (Moderator)||Amman , Jordan|
|1||Congenital Corneal Opacification – A shift in Paradigm of thinking||K Nischal||Pittsburg, PA, USA|
|2||Congenital Cataract – The Jordanian Experience||R Shatnawi||Amman , Jordan|
|3||Timing of Surgery for Infantile Esotropia||M Mehyar||Amman, Jordan|
|4||Accommodative Esotropia, Glasses and Emmetropisation||K Hutcheson||Doha, Qatar|
|5||Pediatric Cataract – The UAE Experience||D Khurram||Dubai, UAE|
|6||CMV Retinitis||E Gajdosova||Manchester, UK|
|7||Pediatric CNV – Intravitreal anti-angiogenic factors||M Younis||Beirut, Lebanon|