We are excited to present you with a unique and exciting opportunity: Demystifying DMEK Through a Skills Transfer Wet Lab.
Presented jointly by the Cornea Society and SightLife Surgical on Saturday, May 6th during the 2017 ASCRS Annual Meeting (Our program is not affiliated with the official program of the 2017 ASCRS Annual Meeting), this hands-on skills transfer course will provide practical experience to assist surgeons in making the leap to this surgical technique.
The instruction will be based on a peer-reviewed curriculum and presented by a diverse, experienced group of proctors and instructors, including: Neda Shamie, MD, Anthony Aldave, MD, Deepinder Dhaliwal, MD, and Marjan Farid, MD. The number of trainees will be limited to ensure a truly interactive experience with personal coaching.
This course is completely free ($250 fully refundable deposit is required) and all supplies will be provided. Applicants selected to participate will be notified by Monday, April 10th. Please be sure to respond no later than Friday, March 31st.
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The DMEK Surgical Technique Skills Transfer and Wet Lab will include lectures on DMEK procedures, a hands-on wet lab with research grafts and eyes, plus a day of operating room observation.
This two-day intensive course is intended to equip participating surgeons with the information and experience needed to return home and perform this procedure.
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