Royal College of Ophthalmologists' Congress 2017 Liverpool

This year saw a host of Welsh ophthalmology doctors attending the Congress. It was a thorougly educational experience and was a good opportunity to catch up with old and new friends.

Our presenters this year:

Simerdip Kaur (won the prize for BEST VIDEO presentation** Congratulations!)  for her video on Parallel Training in Cataract Surgery

Amylee Shirodkar

Damien Yeo

Rhiannon Reynolds

Tina Parmar

Ryan Davies

Sidath Wijetilleka

Bushra Tajudeen

Taz Young-Zvandasara

Tom Betts

Magda Popiela

Phillipa Knowles


Medical Students:

Hazel Preston




Congress 5k run reminder: Represent the Deanery

Tom Betts, our very own ironman, is leading a team to run this year's 5k run at the RCOPHTH congress in Birmingham. It will be held on the 25th of May Wednesday in the evening.
He is inviting anyone who is going to congress to join him and co-captain Tina Parmar, potential ironwoman, in forming a team. ALL ABILITIES are welcome. All Registrars, Consultants, Allied Professionals are invited to team up and represent the team spirit of Wales.


Provisional team name: 1. Cardiff Trotters 2. Welsh Cakes