Aniridia-Net webinar. Managing aniridia: dos and don’ts from infancy to adulthood

A special webinar for Aniridia Day on Monday 21st June 2021, at 18.00 CET!

The speakers, Prof. Dominique Brémond Gignac (University Necker-Enfants malades Hospital, Paris, France) and Prof. Barbara Käsmann-Kellner (University of Saarland, Homburg/Saar, Germany), are working since many years with aniridic patients and have a relevant expertise in the field. They belong to Aniridia Europe’s Scientific committee.

Introduced by Ivana Kildsgaard, Aniridia Europe’s Board member, they will dialogue about the most relevant topics of congenital aniridia, such as the assessment of signs and symptoms of aniridia, diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, prevention of corneal opacification, systemic manifestations of PAX6 aniridia, intraocular surgeries in aniridia, and low vision aids.

The webinar is recommended for ophthalmologists, general practitioners, families and patients.

About Aniridia-Net: Funded by the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme of the European Union. This activity is based upon the work from COST Action ANIRIDIA-NET #CA18116 and supported by COST.

COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) is a funding agency for research and innovation networks aiming to connect research initiatives across Europe and enable scientists to grow their ideas by sharing them with their peers.

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