An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME® for CME accreditation for the upcoming APAO 2021 Virtual Congress (5 – 11 September 2021). Please note that not only you can obtain CME credit points when attending the Virtual Congress, you will also receive CME credits for on-demand viewing.
The EACCME® awards ECMEC®s on the following basis:
- One hour of LEE CME activity = 1 ECMEC®
- 1 accredited hour of LEE = 60 minutes of actual educational activity.
- A participant can claim a maximum of 8 ECMEC®s per day of the LEE.
However, the maximum amount of CME credit points you can obtain from the following sessions is 25.
|Sunday 5 September
|APAO 2021 Named Awards Lectures
|Then & Now
|Innovative Cataract Technologies and Techniques
|New Approaches to Patient Management in the Era of COVID-19
|New Insights in the Diagnosis and Management of Primary Angle Closure Disease
|Gene Therapy and Risk Factors
|Diabetic Retinopathy and Macular Edema
|Monday 6 September
|The Future is Now
|Imaging in Strabismus-Good, the Bad and the Ugly
|NANOS Symposium: Neuro-Ophthalmic Emergencies You Cannot Afford to Miss!
|Challenging Scenarios in VR Surgery: A Video Based Series
|Clinical Challenges and Controversies in Neuro-Ophthalmology
|APMS Symposium: Highlights of the 2nd APMS Congress
|Rapid Fire Retina 2 (Medical – other) Update Session
|Tuesday 7 September
|APSEG Symposium: Prediction and Prevention of Myopia Progression
|Rapid Fire Cataract and Cataract Surgery, Refractive Surgery & Neuro-Ophthalmology Update Session
|Innovations in Ophthalmic Education due to COVID-19
|AAO Symposium: The IRIS Registry, Standardization of Ocular Imaging, and Artificial Intelligence
|Comprehensive Management of Ocular Complications of Stevens- Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in Asians
|Rapid Fire Cornea, External Eye Diseases and Eye Banking Update Session
|Wednesday 8 September
|Leadership Development Program (LDP) Special Session
|Posterior Uveitis in the Asia-Pacific Region: From Diagnosis to Successful
|Rapid Fire Ocular Imaging Update Session
|What is New in Ocular Imaging
|APGS Symposium: Lasers and Surgeries for Angle Closure and Angle Closure Glaucoma
|Rapid Fire Translational and Visual Sciences Research & Intraocular Inflammation, Uveitis and Scleritis Update Session
|Hot Debates in Glaucoma Surgery
|APOIS Symposium: New Ocular Imaging Models of Care in the Post COVID-19 Era for Screening, Diagnosis and Prediction
|Using GPS to Reach the Destination: Navigation Guided Orbital Surgery
|Thursday 9 September
|What Am I Doing Differently?’
|IMI Symposium: International Myopia Institute 2021 White Papers – Where the New Evidence Takes Us in Managing Myopia
|Rapid Fire Glaucoma and glaucoma surgery, Retina 1 (Medical – diabetes) & Retina 3 (Surgical) Update Session
|What Not to Miss in Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
|APOTS Symposium: COVID-19 and Ophthalmic Trauma: Lessons Learnt and the Way Forward
|Improving Diagnostic Acumen in Uveitis and Scleritis
|WGA Symposium: How to Choose the Glaucoma Surgery: From Filtering to MIGS
|Rapid Fire Orbital and Oculoplastic Surgery & Ocular Oncology and Pathology
|Friday 10 September
|Ocular Oncology: Update for Clinical Care
|ACS Symposium: Ocular Surface Diseases and Reconstruction
|Rapid Fire New Approaches to Patient Management and Dealing With Unmet Need in the Era of COVID-19, Ophthalmic Epidemiology and Prevention of Blindness & Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Update Session
|Beyond 2020: Challenges and Innovations in Delivering Eye Care
|AAPPO Symposium: How to Initiate a Research Project
|Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon’s Nightmares!
|Cornea and External Disease Update for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist
|AOI Symposium: Improving Education and Care by Telemedicine
|COVID-19 Associated Mucormycosis: A Battle Within the War!
|Saturday 11 September
|APAO 2020 Named Awards Lectures
|Managing Complex Cataract Cases and Complications
|Applying Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Telemedicine in Ophthalmology in the Era of COVID-19
|Evolution of Retinal Detachment Management in the Asia Pacific
|PAAO Symposium: What is Hot in The Americas 2021
|Refractive Surgery: Latest Trends
Certification can be downloaded from the congress system after the Virtual Congress is closed (31 October 2021).