During March 24 to 27th, the 31st academic conference of Asia-Pacific Association of Ophthalmology was held in Taipei, and more than 5000 delegates from all over the world attended the conference. Four delegates represented our eye institute and the affiliated Xiamen eye center have attended. At the conference, Professor Liu Zuguo, Changjiang Scholar distinguished professor of the Ministry of Education, Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Committee of Xiamen University, dean of medical College, won the APAO Achievement Award, in recognition of his outstanding achievements in the field of ophthalmology.
The academic conference of Asia-Pacific Association of Ophthalmology is the most important annual academic event of ophthalmology in the Asia-Pacific region. It is committed to promoting and improving the development level of ophthalmology of all countries in the Asia-Pacific region, enhancing the academic exchanges of ophthalmology in this region, and selecting and rewarding those prominent researchers of ophthalmology, medical professionals in the Asia-Pacific region. Professor Liu Zuguo and Professor Li Wei have made academic presentations during the conference.
(Professor Lin-Chung Woung, chairman of APAO conference, is granting the award to Professor Liu Zuguo)
(Yang Qichen Eye Institute)