MYOPIA- TIME BOMB
First International Conference on Myopia in Pakistan was organized by ORIC, Department of Ophthalmology and School of Optometry, TUF on April 19-20, 2019. On the closing day Prof Dr Javed Akram, Vice Chancellor, University of Health Sciences was the chief guest. Internationally renowned speakers Dr Agustine L Gonzalez, Director Eye & Vision USA, Dr Malcolm S Samuel, Medical Director Optimax UK, Maj Gen(R) Dr Mazhar Ishaq, Dean of Ophthalmology, College of Physician and Surgeons Pakistan, Prof Dr Qasim Lateef, Jinnah Hospital Lahore, Prof Dr Suhail Sarwar, Mayo Hospital Lahore, Dr Hashim Ali Khan, Consultant Optometrist, Sehhat Foundation Gilgit, Dr Faisal Rasheed, Optometrist at SZMC Rahim Yar Khan, Dr Qasim Jalali, Head Department of Optometry, University of Lahore and Prof Dr Aamir Ali Chaudhary, Convener Conference Organizing Committee/Vice Principal UMDC delivered talks Myopia. Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed, Pro Rector TUF thanked the guests and participants. More than 350 delegates from all over the country and students from school of Optometry attended the mega event.