Ophthalmic OCT Imaging 2017

16 June 2017

SIG: Medical

Photos by: Angelos Rantis (Moorfields Eye Hospital, London).

The above symposium which was well attended by 50 delegates was a collaboration between the Medical Group and the Moorfields Eye Hospital.

Thank you to all the speakers who came to share their knowledge and expertise with us and to our supporters and sponsors- Science Photo Library, Heidelberg Engineering and EMIS.

The Chairman of the Medical Group, Professor Afzal Ansary ASIS FRPS, welcomed the attendees and the President of The Royal Photographic Society, Mr Walter Benzie HonFRPS, declared the symposium open after a short speech.


Six speakers read papers on various subjects including applications of Virtual reality and Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology:

Ocular imaging, present and future by Mr Chris Mody FDSc FOIA(Hon)

An unusual case of Central Serous Chorioretinopathy (CSCR) by Mr Richard Hancock ASIS FRPS

Artificial Intelligence and Optical Coherence Tomography – Reinventing the eye exam by Mr Pearse A Keane MD MSc FRCOphth MRCSI

Assessment of medical retina cases using Triton swept source OCT and OCT-A by Mr Vasilios P Papastefanou MD PhD

Virtual Reality now reality? Application in ophthalmology by Prof Adnan Tufail

Multimodal imaging in medical retina by Dr Gabriela De Salvo MD.

After question/ answers and discussion the meeting was closed by the symposium chairman Professor Afzal Ansary ASIS FRPS.

Thanks also to the Moorfields Eye Hospital (Kulwant Sehmi FRPS) for hosting the symposium and to Gary Evans ASIS FRPS for displaying the Science Exhibition and to the committee members of the Medical Group, particularly the symposium convenor, Bob Tapper ASIS FRPS.