Challenges in IOL calculations – Keynote Lecture

Prof. Douglas D. Koch (Houston, USA): The accuracy of IOL calculations has improved dramatically over the past 5 years, but major hurdles remain, both for normal and complex eyes. Recent advances, limitations in current approaches, and steps needed to improved accuracy will be discussed.

Learn from the best – international research dialogue

What are the preferred perioperative and intraoperative approaches to cataract and refractive surgical of globally leading specialists? Which treatment options for corneal dystrophy do top U.S. and German experts use? Are there promising new developments in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration? To discuss these and other questions, DOG 2017 will bring together German and […]

Aurel-von-Szily Lecture – Viral induced anterior Uveitis

The underlying cause of intraocular inflammation is often difficult to establish. However, in particular an infectious origin will benefit from subsequent and specific therapy. This symposium will focus on viral causes of intraocular inflammation and honor the contribution of Prof. Aniki Rothova, Rotterdam, in this field.

Posters in Unrivaled Sessions

The poster sessions will take place from Thursday to Saturday immediately after the lunch break and without competition from other ­simultaneous events. In order to devote appropriate attention to the posters, all posters will be presented and discussed in small groups, each of which will be facilitated by two ­moderators. Headsets will be issued.

German Ophthalmology Internationally: overview of symposia in English

True to its 2017 conference motto German Ophthalmology Internationally, DOG has decided to “go international” this year and focus on a global exchange between scientists and clinicians. Overview of the symposia to be held in English.

Hotel Booking

You may book your hotel online either following your congress registration or by clicking on this link.

DOG 2017 App – Program Overview and Details, Information about Speakers and Session Evaluation

Stay informed with the DOG congress app (iOS, Android). All changes after printing of the final program are included. Use the session evaluation for sending us your feedback!