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.

Summary of Presentations

Friday, 20 July 2018
14:00 – 15:30hrs
Sukhothai Room 2
Symposium (S10): The Perfect Surface – The Cornea in Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Co-chair with Varintorn CHUCKPAIWONG and John CHANG
Saturday, 21 July 2018
11:15 – 12:30hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
Symposium (S12): Beyond Expectations – My Most Challenging Cases
Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery on Hard or White Cataract
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)
14:00 – 15:30hrs
Lanna Room 2
Symposium (S14): Far & Near – Balance in Correcting Presbyopia
Mix and Match Implantation of EDOF IOL and +3.25D Add Diffractive Multifocal IOL
(8 minutes presentation with 2 minutes discussion)