Tamer Mahmoud, MD, PhD 

                Associate Professor, Vitreoretinal Surgery

                                        Remzi Avci, MD      

Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of Vitreoretinal Surgery Divison
Uludag University Medical Faculty
Founder and President
The Retina Eye Hospital Bursa, Turkey 

                         

                  Yusuke Oshima, MD, PhD

Director of Vitreoretinal Surgery and Vice Director of Nishikasai Inouye Eye Hospital
Tokyo, Japan
Visiting Professor of Ophthalmology
Nankai University Medical School.Tianjin, China



                                Tamer Mahmoud, MD, PhD 

             Associate Professor, Vitreoretinal Surgery
                        Duke University Eye Center
                                                Durham, NC     


                     Jennifer Lim, MD

Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Kresge Eye Institute Detroit, MI

                

Faculty

       Wendewessen Amde, MD

Vitreoretinal Specialist
Chicagoland Retinal Consultants, LLC
Chicago, IL


                

       Professor and Chair
Institute of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
New Jersey Medical School
Chief, Department of Ophthalmology
University Hospital
Newark, NJ

                                    Robert Pearlman, MD

Medical Director CRC LLC
Clinical Faculty
Department of Ophthalmology
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

                

                                            Ankur Mehta, MD

Vitreoretinal Specialist
Chicagoland Retinal Consultants, LLC
Chicago, Illinois

                

Glenn Yiu, MD, PhD 

Senior Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellow
Duke University Eye Center 
Durham, North Carolina


                

                                           Eric Schneider, MD

Senior Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellow
Duke University Eye Center 
Durham, North Carolina

                

                            Kimberly Drenser, MD, PhD

Partner
Associated Retinal Consultants
Clinical Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences
Oakland University
Royal Oak, Michigan

Ehab EL Rayes, MD, PhD

Professor of Ophthalmology
Retina Service, Institute of Ophthalmology
Chief, Vitreoretinal Surgeon
International Eye Hospital
Cairo, Egypt


 Gaurav Shah, MD
       Partner
The Barnes Retina Institute
Attending Vitreoretinal Surgeon
Barnes Jewish Retina Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri

                

Seenu Hariprasad, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Ophthalmic Clinical Research
Director, Surgial Retina Fellowship Program
Pritzker School of Medicine
University of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois


                

Donald D'Amico, MD  

    


               Ahmed Abdelsalam, MD, FAAO, FACS     

Disease of Retina & Vitreous

Founder and Managing Partner
Chicagoland Retinal Consultants, LLC
Chicago, IL



                                      Diana Do, MD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Vice Chair for Education, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute
Director of the Carl Camras Center for Innovative Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology
University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE



Course Directors

Ahmed Abdelsalam, MD, FAAO, FACS     

    Disease of Retina & Vitreous


                         Sophie Bakri, MD

             Professor of Ophthalmology
Director of Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

                

            Quan Dong Nguyen,

MMcGaw Memorial Endowed Chair,

Professor and Chair in Ophthalmology
Director Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE



Distinguished Honorary Guest