tchahProf. Hungwon Tchah, Professor at the University of Ulsan Department of Ophthalmology, is a recognized leader in corneal, cataract, refractive, and laser surgery. He has been at the forefront of ophthalmology’s evolutionary changes throughout his career as a researcher, educator, lecturer and acclaimed physician and surgeon. Prof. Tchah served as President (2009-2011) and General Secretary of the Korean Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and as Head (2007-2009) of the Korean Corneal Disease Study Group. He also served on the Korean Ophthalmological Society (as Director of Academic Affairs), Korean External Eye Disease Society, and Korean Contact Lens Society. He is currently a member of the Board of Officers of the APACRS. Prof. Tchah has published almost 200 peer reviewed journal articles and is Regional Editor in Chief of the Korean editions and a member of the international advisory group of EyeWorld, the news magazine of the APACRS.


Thursday, 1 June 2017
13:30 – 15:00hrs
Hangzhou Hall 5
Symposium (S3): IOL Choices – Designs & Devices
Co-chair with GUO Hai-ke
Friday, 2 June 2017
17:45 – 19:00hrs
Hangzhou Hall 5
Dinner Symposium (IS10): EYEWORLD
Invited Faculty
Saturday, 3 June 2017
08:00 – 09:00hrs
Shanghai Room
Free Paper (FP7): Refractive Surgery (1)
Co-chair with Cordelia CHAN
11:00 – 12:30hrs
Hangzhou Hall 5
Symposium (S10): Femto & Phaco Technologies – Future Pathways
High Vacuum Femtosecond Laser-assisted Cataract Surgery
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)
14:00 – 15:30hrs
Hangzhou Hall 1
Symposium (S13): Presbyopia IOLs – The Right Optical Pathways
Clinical Results of EDOF IOL Implantation in Asian Eye
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)