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A Cornea Society publication
APACRS 2013 in Singapore:
All you need to know!
ing, travel, and much more about the
host city of Singapore. We look forward
he Asia Cornea Society and
the Cornea Society is currently putting the final
touches on the first joint
comprehensive Cornea Day
on July 11, which kicks off the APACRS
meeting in Singapore, scheduled for
July 11-14, 2013. The meeting will
bring together for the first time the
Asia Cornea Society, APACRS, ASCRS,
and the Cornea Society.
"What we've done this year is a bit
different," said Donald Tan, FRCS,
director, Singapore National Eye
Centre, and president of the Cornea
Society and the Asia Cornea Society.
"We're making it essentially a global
anterior segment meeting. Cataract and
refractive is clearly anterior segment,
and we're adding cornea into it in a big
"The Cornea Society is an international society, so the ability of the
Cornea Society to reach out and interact with the Asia Cornea Society and
the other corneal societies around Asia
will be [an] invaluable process toward
getting everyone to work together,"
Prof. Tan said.
This special edition of Cornea
Society News provides meeting attendees
and those planning to attend with
information on meeting content, hous-
to seeing you in Singapore in July for
this inaugural event. CN