YC-Lee-2017Dr. Y.C. Lee is the founder and chairman of Lee Eye Centre in Ipoh, Malaysia, and a founding member of APACRS. He is medical superintendent of Perak Community Specialist Hospital.

Dr. Lee is involved in skill transfer courses in the Asia-Pacific region via APACRS and Masis, an interest group in small incision phacoemulsification. His work has earned him numerous awards, including Distinguished Service Awards from the Asia-Pacific Intraocular Implant Association (APIIA) in 1996 and the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) in 1997, and the APACRS Gold Medal in 1998.

A world-renowned and much sought after expert on cataract surgery, Dr. Lee has delivered 143 presentations, written book chapters, and published numerous peer-reviewed articles on phacoemulsification and related topics.


Thursday, 1 June 2017
15:30 – 17:00hrs
Hangzhou Hall 5
Symposium (S5): Challenging Cases – Rocky Road Ahead
Co-chair with Setiyo Budi RIYANTO and LIU Yi-zhi
Friday, 2 June 2017
10:30 – 12:10hrs
Shanghai Room
Free Paper (FP1): IOLs
Co-chair with Arup CHAKRABARTI
14:00 – 15:30hrs
Hangzhou Hall 1
Symposium (S7): Avoiding Potholes – Prevention & Management of Complications
Co-chair with Pannet PANGPUTHIPONG and BI Hong-sheng