Invited Speakers

Check for the list and biographies of the 6th Annual COECSA Conference invited speakers on 30th May, 2018.

Speaker Name Title Institute Session Title Role
Tiliksew Teshome, MD Vitreoretinal Surgeon Addis Aabab University-Medical Faculty, Ethiopia Diabetes  as an emerging causes of eye diseases and visual impairment in Africa panelist
Lorache Daniel, MD Glaucoma Specialist Advanced Eye Care of New York, USA   speaker
Mr. R.D Thulsiraj Executive Director Aravind Eye Care System, India How to improve eye care service delivery in LMIC panelist
Prof. Yehia Salah Professor of Ophthalmollogy Cairo University, Egypt   speaker
Prof. Mahmoud Mohamed Soliman Professor of Ophthalmology Cairo University, Egypt   speaker
Lisa Park (MD, Asst. Prof.) Associate Professor of Ophthalmology Columbia Universiy Medical Center, USA   speaker
 Morris E. Hertstein (MD, FACS) Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon Herzliya Medical Center   speaker
 Prof. Donal Brosnahan Pediatric Ophthalmologist Our Lady’s Children Hospital, Ireland    speaker
 Dr. Geoffrey Tabin HCP Stanford University, USA    speaker
Kelvin Storey Associate Regional Director–Africa The Fred Hollows Foundation, Kenya  How to improve  eye health care workers (HREH) development  and distributions  in subsaharan Africa  panelist
 Prof. John Kempen (MD,PhD) Prof. of Ophthalmology & Edipemology University of Pennsylvania, USA    speaker
Prof. Yair Morad Pediatric Ophthalmologist      speaker
Mrs. Lene Overland Orbis Africa Regional Director  Orbis International    speaker