Pioneering Innovations in Ophthalmology

Hashmanis Hospital - 5th PIO

Introduction:
Pioneering Innovations in Ophthalmology also known as PIO, is a platform to share revolutionary trends and upcoming innovations in the field of Ophthalmology. To date, four such conferences have been  organized with the participation of local and international ophthalmologists. Our hosting speakers include honorable names like Dr. Carlos G Arce,   Dr. General Mazhar Ishaq, Dr. Sharif Hashmani and many more  renowned ophthalmologists.

The purpose of PIO is to inform local talent and also to train them in term of advancement in Ophthalmology, this is why it’s a collaborative forum where Ophthalmologists from across Pakistan join hands to discuss Ophthalmology related topics. Last year we received more than 200 entries for the said event. The event was carried out in a professional way creating a healthy atmosphere for the participants as well as the speakers. The participants were awarded Rs. 50,000 cash prize according to the judges’ decision and expertise. Two Renowned Ophthalmologist were also presented with the “Gold Medal” to honor the services they provided in the field over the years.


5th PIO (Recent Advancements in Refractive Procedures)
This year, PIO will be held yet again with another interesting topic in the field of Ophthalmology. This year the event is focused on “Recent Advancements in Refractive Procedures”, the event will be taking place on Saturday, February 16th 2019. This event is purely based on educational sessions for the professionals with upcoming trends in the field of Ophthalmology.

To execute an event of such grandeur with participation of over 200 ophthalmologists from across Pakistan and participation of international experts, Pharmaceutical companies, and politicians requires funding, support and sponsorship. We will also be providing cash prizes for the winner of the conference as per the decision of the judges.


Registration Details:

For Registration click here.. or visit FaceBook/Hashmanis or call 021-32786444. Seating is limited and available on prior registration only.


Hashmanis Hospital - 4th PIO

Hashmanis Hospital continues to serve the community with the 4th PIO Hands-on Training and Education session. The session is entitled “Innovation of OCT in Ophthalmology”- an exclusive session for young Ophthalmologists to present their paper on OCT for FREE. Most interesting, innovative ad constructive presentation on OCT will be rewarded Rs. 50,000/- The session will be held on 03rd February, 2018. The last date of submission is 27th January, 2018. For registration and details email at pio@hashmanis.com.pk


 

Registration Details:

For Registration click here.. or visit FaceBook/Hashmanis or call 021-32786444. Seating is limited and available on prior registration only.

 



Hashmanis Hospital - 3rd PIO

Hashmanis Hospital continues to serve the community with the 3 rd PIO Training and Education session. The session is entitled “New Advancements in VR Surgery”, in foreign speaker and panel of experts will participate regarding ‘Advanced techniques for traction retinal detachment and PVR’. The session will be held on July 15, 2017 from 7:30-10:30 PM at Hotel Pearl Continental, Karachi. For registration and details contact (021) 3278 6444 or email cme@hashmanis.com.pk














Past Event

Hashmanis - Pioneering Innovations in Ophthalmology

A Multi- Speaker Symposium on ‘The Real World Results of Corneal Topography’

Highlights:

  • Many honorable ophthalmologists from various institutions from around the world
  • Leading ophthalmologist from Pakistan to address the symposium
  • Latest trends on Topography to be unveiled
  • Many unanswered questions about Topography to be addressed by prominent ophthalmologists.
  • Exclusively for Ophthalmologists, Residents and Trainees.

Guests of Honor:

  • Prof. Saleh Memon

    Executive Director, Al-Ibrahim Eye Hospital & Isra Post Graduation, Institute of Ophthalmology

  • Dr. Akthar Jamal Khan

    CEO, Ophth Pharma | Founding Member, Pakistan Eye Bank Society

Speakers:

  • Dr. Carlos G Arce,

    Consultant Ophthalmologist, Brazil
    Topic 1: New State-of-the-art strategies for screening of Keratoconus and Preoperative risk of ectasia: CLMI-X and PTA
    Topic 2: The “Missed” cornea: How Peripheral Patterns of Curvature maps began to help us in DALK and crosslinking

  • Dr. Sharif Hashmani,

    Managing Director, Hashmanis Hospital
    Topic : Topo guided Lasik a unique experience of correction of 200 Eyes in Pakistan

  • Dr. Munira Shakir,

    Consultant Ophthalmologist, Liaquat National Hospital
    Topic : Diagnosing corneal ectasia on different topographies

  • Prof. Saeed Iqbal,

    Head of Ophthalmology, Sir Syed College of Medical Science
    Topic : Understanding corneal topography – How to make decision

  • Dr. Azfar Nafees,

    Consultant Ophthalmologist, Hashmanis Hospital
    Topic : Topography for premium IOLs: The Role of topography is decision making of implantation of premium IOLs to optimize visual outcome

  • Dr. Irfan Jeeva,

    Consultant Ophthalmologist, Aga Khan University Hospital
    Topic : Corneal Topography 101 – 10 Basic steps of topography (Normal range of each parameter supplemented by examples)

Organizer:

Hashmanis Hospital, Karachi

Date and Venue:

January 14, 2017 at Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi

Registration Details:

For Registration click here.. or visit www.hashmanis.com.pk/pio or FaceBook/Hashmanis or call 021-32786444. Seating is limited and available on prior registration only.

Honorable Partners:

PACRS