The fourth World Congress of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (WCPOS) will be held here from tomorrow.
The three-day event will feature scientific symposia, live surgery, free paper sessions, workshops, debates and a mock trial, city-based L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), which is hosting the event, said a release yesterday.
More than 1,000 delegates from over 60 countries are expected to attend the Congress. Over 500 speciality lectures and 350 plus posters/papers/videos will be presented along with video presentations, it said.
Dr Ramesh Kekunnaya, head of services, paediatric ophthalmology, (LVPEI), said, "This Congress will provide the ophthalmologists with practical skills and the latest knowledge which they will take back to their place of work, enabling and empowering them to make necessary improvements in their services.
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