Opening of the 15th Annual Conference for the cross-eyed in the Ophthalmology center

On Thursday, April 18, 2019 in the hall of Prof. Mohamed Amara at the Center of Medicine and Ophthalmology at Mansoura University,

the activities of the 15th annual conference, organized by the Department of Medicine and Ophthalmology at the Faculty of Medicine Mansoura University in cooperation with the Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology

Under the auspices of Prof. Dr. Ashraf Abdel Basit, President of Mansoura University and the pioneer of Prof. Mohamed Attia El-Bayoumi Dean of the Faculty of Medicine Mansoura University on 18 and 19 April 2019.

In the presence of Prof. Dr. Basma Shoman, Vice Dean of Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University for Education and Students Affairs, Prof. Dr. Tamer Abou El Saad, Vice Dean for Postgraduate Studies and Research, Dr. Tarek Mohsen, Director of the Center for Ophthalmology, Prof. Dr. Adel El-Laih, Head of Ophthalmology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University and President of the Conference Mansoura University, Prof. / Ibrahim Al-Adawi Professor of Medicine and Ophthalmology, Mansoura University and the decision of the conference in addition to a number of ophthalmologists from various Egyptian universities and the Ministry of Health and Armed Forces.

Prof. Basma Shoman pointed to the richness of the scientific content of the conference and the great effort exerted by its supervisors, which helps to confirm the distinguished status of the Faculty of Medicine Mansoura University locally and regionally.

Dr. Tamer Abou El Saad said that 50 papers will be presented during the conference with the participation of experts in the field of ophthalmology surgery from the Egyptian universities and the Ministry of Health, which will contribute to maximizing the benefit of this conference.

Dr. Tarek Mohsen stressed the keenness of the faculty members of the center to identify the new in the field of ophthalmology and cooperation with similar medical centers inside and outside Egypt in this regard through organizing and hosting several scientific activities related to all specialties of ophthalmology.

The new conference will include the presentation of the latest techniques in diagnosis and treatment of strabismus through discussion of special conditions of the cross-eyed, such as cases of cerebral palsy associated with the cross-eyed, modern methods of surgery, early diagnosis methods.

Dr. Ibrahim Al-Adawi demonstrated on the richness of the practical side of the conference by referring to the establishment of two workshops on the sidelines of the first conference, especially the aids. The second concerned the basics of writing scientific articles and the methods of publishing them in international scientific journals.

Al-Adawi added that the conference will witness four surgical operations in the center of Ophthalmology and will be presented directly to all attendees at the conference.