13th International AMD & Retina Congress, Dublin 2013
(L_R) Professor Borja Corcostegui, President of The Ocular Microsurgery Institute of Barcelona, Barcelona, Dr Giuseppe Guarnaccia , President of the European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology, Marie Hickey-Dwyer, President of the ICO, Dr Neil Bressler, Chief of the Retina Division at John Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore and Professor Francesco Bandello, President of the European Retina Society and Chair of the International Retina Congress Scientific Committee.
The 13th International AMD and Retina Conference, organised by ESASO (European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology) was held in The Convention Centre, Dublin on the 25th and 26th October. Irish College of Ophthalmologist’s President Marie Hickey Dwyer was among the distinguished panel who addressed delegates at the Opening Ceremony, welcoming over 1200 international eye doctors and surgeons from 45 countries to Ireland for the two day meeting. Ms Hickey Dwyer was co-chair of the meeting’s Scientific Committee.