Back: Left to Right, Dr. Son, Dr. Yildirim, Dr. Tandogan, Prof. Auffarth, Dr. Auerbach, Mr. Munro
Front: Dr. Gelen, Dr. Kavita Rao from India (Guest), Dr. Zhang, Dr. Choi
The 36th annual congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) took place this year in Vienna, Austria.
The David J Apple Center for Vision Research had a booth at the trade exhibition and the Apple Lab team (pictured on the steps of the Hofburg Imperial Palace) participated significantly at many events through the Congress programme.
The JCRS Rosen Award
The 2017 Rosen Award was awarded by the Editors of the Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery to the authors of the 2017 Best Technique Article ‘Artificial iris implantation in various iris defects and lens conditions.’ Prof. Dr. med. Khoramnia accepted the award on behalf of the first author Dr. med. Christian Mayer and the other co-authors.
Prof. Dr. med. Khoramnia received the 2nd prize for the poster,
‘Effect of intraocular air or gas injection on hydrophilic intraocular lens material’
The Best Video award went to Prof. Auffarth for:
‘CSI: Heidelberg Episode 3 – Focus on Multifocal and EDOF IOL Technology.’