News and notices. January 10, 2014

International Congenital Cataract Symposium

Date: March 7th, 2014
Location: Yale Club of New York City, New York, USA
Early registration: $300. After February 17th 2014: $375

Childhood cataracts have become a leading cause of preventable childhood blindness in many developing countries. This international symposium, organised by the Emery University School of Medicine, aims to discuss ways of improving the management and visual outcomes of children with congenital cataracts.

Students, physicians-in-training and public health professionals interested in addressing the issue of untreated pediatric cataracts in the developing world are encouraged to attend.

Download the brochure (PDF 210Kb) or register online.