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Global Networks of Young Clinicians for Promotion of Ophthalmic Research

Mon. 18 June 2018: 16:00  - 17:30 
Invited Symposium 
Hall 8.0 
Room: Room 14 


The aim of the session is to present the global networks of different international ophthalmic societies which are the platforms to bring together the knowledge of young enthusiastic clinicians to help improve and promote the clinical research. There is no better way to get connected and facilitate the future research. The leaders of several international ophthalmic associations will present their own programs and networks with different structures and goals.

Learner Outcomes

1. To gain a better understanding the international research collaborations supported by national and supranational societies.
2. To learn how young ophthalmologists can get involved with international research collaborations.
3. To learn methods needed to perform international research. 
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