TITLE

WOC Newsmaker Interview: Rubens Belfort Jr., MD, PhD

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News Europe/Asia-Pacific Edition;Apr2008, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with 2006 World Ophthalmology Congress (WOC) president Rubens Belfort Jr. is presented. When asked about why WOC is an important ophthalmological event, he says that it is because the international ophthalmology community has problems that regional and national congresses do not discuss which are tackled in WOC. Belfort believes that he has learned a lot from the 2006 meeting including thinking globally and acting locally. He comments on the Congress held in São Paulo, Brazil.
ACCESSION #
31655522

 

Related Articles

  • WOC Newsmaker Interview: Rubens Belfort Jr., MD, PhD.  // Ocular Surgery News;3/25/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p38 

    An interview with Rubens Belfort Jr., president of the 2006 World Ophthalmology Congress (WOC) in São Paulo, Brazil, is presented. When asked why the WOC is an important ophthalmological event, he says that it becomes a venue to discuss the challenges in the international community in...

  • Phacoemulsification technology tailored to nuclear hardness. Talsma, Julia // Ophthalmology Times;2/1/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p8 

    Interviews James A. Davidson, associate clinical professor at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Information on his preoperative procedure; Anesthetic used; Technique used in performing capsulorhexis.

  • How to cut costs without cutting staff. Rienzo, James // Ophthalmology Times;9/15/2009, Vol. 34 Issue 18, p62 

    An interview with Eyecare Associates' practice administrator Tracey Rana in Bethpage, New York City is presented. When asked about the effect of the changing economy to the eyecare practice, she refers to the direct impact of the economy on the onsite optical. She thinks that ophthalmologists...

  • INNOVATOR INTERVIEW.  // Ocular Surgery News;9/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p4 

    An interview with ophthalmologist Y. Ralph Chu is presented. During the Hawaiian Eye 2009 meeting held in Maui, Hawaii, Chu was asked how the best lens is chosen for a patient. According to him, the most effective way to do it is learning from the patient what they want from their implant after...

  • Ophthalmologist's efforts eased burdens of colleagues, patients with strabismus. Altersitz, Katrina // Ocular Surgery News;11/10/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 21, p56 

    A telephone interview with Indian eye surgeon B. T. Maskati is presented. He says that his interest in ophthalmology started during those times he watched his older brother perform ophthalmic procedures. He shares some highlights of his teaching career. He considers the elimination of duties on...

  • Apple WWDC: iPhone Letdowns? Martin, Scott // Red Herring;6/6/2008, p1 

    The article offers information on Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference to be held in San Francisco, California in June 2008.

  • RAA Convention Fast Approaching.  // Regional Aviation News;4/7/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p11 

    The article offers information on the "Congestion Pricing - Regionals in the Crosshairs" convention to be held by the Regional Airline Association in Indianapolis, Indiana.

  • UPCOMING CONVENTIONS.  // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/19/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 29, pP30 

    The article offers information on upcoming conventions to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from July 19 to August 25, 2010 including the 2010 Deafnation World Expo, Mike Ferry Organization 2010 Superstar Sales Retreat and the Nebraska Book Company Managers Meeting.

  • UPCOMING CONVENTIONS.  // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/18/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 16, pP34 

    The article lists the upcoming conventions in Nevada including the CommVault America Sales Meeting at the Green Valley Ranch Resort from April 18 to 20, 2011, the Annual Congress of the Mountain West Council of Optometrists at the Venetian from April 21 to 23, 2011, and the Business Strategies...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics