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APAO Congress 2011


Dr James McKelvie, Charlotte Jordan, Dr Shenton Chew, and Dr Will Cunningham.

The APAO Congress (26th Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology) was held in Sydney from 20-24 March, at the Sydney Convention Centre on Darling Harbour, attended by over 4,700 delegates from around the world. Professor Charles McGhee was the Scientific Program Chairman, and several others in our department were also responsible for convening or coordinating a number of the sessions. Our department was very well represented with many attending from Auckland, giving multiple presentations. Charles was honoured with the De Campo Award for academic excellence in ophthalmology, and is the highest award of is type in the Asia-Pacic region.

 
Professor Charles McGhee.

Top: (from left) Dr James McKelvie, Charlotte Jordan, Dr Shenton Chew, and Dr Will Cunningham.

Middle: Professor Charles McGhee.

Bottom: Dr Dipika Patel.

24 March 2011

Dr Dipika Patel.