WGC-2017: Expanded Number of Wet Labs Offered

We are pleased to announce that we will be offering wet labs during WGC-2017. Each course is limited to 50 participants.

Please click here to register (Fee EUR 60)

These wet labs will aim at teaching established glaucoma surgeons new techniques as well as how to prevent and manage complications. Pitfalls and pearls of wisdom will be shared by some of the best surgeons available. The duration of each session is 2.5 hours.

Confirmed companies that will offer wet labs during the 7th WGC are: Alcon, Allergan, Ellex, Glaukos, IOPtima, Molteno, New World Medical

Click here for the wetlabs sessions schedule

Posted: May 10, 2017

7th World Glaucoma Congress, Helsinki has set a new record: 2200 registrations!


We are glad to announce that we have exceeded all expectations! After receiving the highest number of abstracts, we broke yet another record. This means that we are coming close to the results of WGC-2011, held in Paris!

Registrations for the meeting at the Regular Rate will be available till May 15, 2017. Please be aware that after this date an onsite fee will be applied.

Posted: April 25, 2017

Deadline regular registration fee: May 15, 2017: Register now!

REGISTERRegular Registration fees are in effect until May 15, 2017 after which on-site registration fees are applicable

WGC-2017 Helsinki welcomes a distinguished international faculty to share their perspectives on the latest developments in the field of Glaucoma. Details of the confirmed faculty can be found on the Congress website.

Click here for the full congress program

Posted: April 4, 2017

Better glaucoma education? Results of the survey

The Education Committee of the WGA has recently conducted a survey in order to better identify the needs for glaucoma education around the world. We would like to share with you here some of the results, that will help us to plan future education plans. From the 677 responses received, 91% were from ophthalmologists, and 63% of them completed a glaucoma fellowship.

The summary shows some of the results of the survey. If you want to know more (and we are sure you will), please click on this link.

Posted: February 2, 2017

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