Associated Professor Dr. Anuchit Poonyathalang had volunteered for Princess Mother Medical Volunteers Foundation since he was a third-year resident. Dr. Poonyathalang received Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Distinguished Service Award in 2013. He is currently president of the Thailand Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery Society, president of the Thai Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, and chairperson of the Cataract Surgery Committee of Princess Mother Medical Volunteers Foundation. Since learning Dr. Ruit’s technique from Dr. Sanduk Ruit himself in Nepal, Dr. Poonyathalang has transferred his skills and knowledge to numerous staff members and residents in various institutions.

Summary of Presentations

Thursday, 19 July 2018
10:30 – 12:00hrs
Sukhothai Room 3
MasterClass (MC05): Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (MSICS)
• Capsulotomy & Nucleus Delivery – Tips & Trap
• Community Surgery and Training in Thailand
11:15 – 12:30hrs
Lanna Ballroom 2
Symposium (S12): Beyond Expectations – My Most Challenging Cases
Co-chair with Gaurav LUTHRA and CHEE Soon Phaik