“I would like to send a signal for this path toward the future …” – Interview with the Congress President

The motto of the DOG 2017 is “German Ophthalmology Internationally”.
Congress President Prof. Dr. Thomas Kohnen explains why he has chosen this motto, what is new and what the participants can look forward to. Interview with the Congress President.

Hot topics in cataract & refractive surgery Joint Symposium ESCRS/DGII

This joint symposium of ESCRS and DGII will discuss current developments in cataract and refractive surgery. A special focus will be on intraocular surgery, the use of presbyopia-correcting IOLs, special IOLs and new methods of measurement and treatment in refractive surgery. The symposium will discuss pharmacological treatment with cataract surgery, achieving emmetropia with lens surgery, […]

Opening Ceremony

The highlights of the opening ceremony will be the President’s speech, the lecture by Roland Koch, guest speaker, and the appointment of the new honorary members of the DOG.

Scientific Program PDF now online

All information regarding sessions, chairs, scientific works and abstracts is constantly being kept up-to-date on our website and can be found under “Program”.

Volume of Abstracts now online

All abstracts for freepaper sessions and poster session have been published as online supplement of the journal “Der Ophthalmologe”.

Latest news from the industry: Corporate Sessions

As of now all breakfast-, lunch- and evening symposia during the DOG-Congress are listed in the Corporate Sessions brochure, including the information on speakers, date/times and rooms.