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Michael Nguyen

2022 Planning Committee - Residents & Young Ophthalmologists
Participates in 1 Session

Dr. Michael Thai Binh Nguyen is a PGY-5 ophthalmology resident at the University of Toronto where he is the outgoing Chief Resident. He was also the Past President of the Council of Canadian Ophthalmology Residents (CCOR). Michael is passionate about medical education and has won multiple teaching awards for excellence in medical student and resident education. He is also the Founding Course Director of the Virtual Introductory Summer Course in Ophthalmology (VISCO), the first ever national ophthalmology review course for Canadian medical students. Next year, he will be completing a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

 

Sessions in which Michael Nguyen participates

Thursday 9 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM | 5 hours
Young Ophthalmologists and Residents

Learning Objectives:At the end of this session participants will be able to:• Apply skills complementing their residency training in handling complications and improving their surgical acumen.    

Sessions in which Michael Nguyen attends

Friday 10 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes
Skills Transfer Course (STC)

This hands-on lab will transfer the surgical skills required for the use of newer strabismus techniques. Attendees will perform the procedures using a 3D-printed silicone model validated for strabismus surgery simulation, under the operating microscope and/or using attendee’s personal loupes. Specific techniques the attendee will learn include: use of the grooved hook for safe suturing of tight muscles, revised han...

Saturday 11 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes
Paediatric Ophthalmology

Learning Objectives:Understand the management of different types of Duane’s syndrome  Appreciate care of strabismus over the years and where we are headingRecognize the pattern of development of consecutive exotropia  

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM | 1 hour 15 minutes
Keynote Speaker
Keynote Speaker

This by invitation only event has become a tradition during our conference to recognize our guest speakers, corporate supporters and important colleagues in the Canadian ophthalmological community.

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes
Paediatric Ophthalmology

Learning Objectives:Describe aspects of congenital ptosis clinical management  Recent advances in paediatric screening Understand the strabismus complications of foveal ectopia CanMEDS Roles: Medical Expert, Scholar

3:45 PM - 5:15 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes
Paediatric Ophthalmology

Learning Objectives:Understand the management strategies for Duane’s syndrome  Learn tips and tricks of doing strabismus surgery Know the long term outcomes of surgery in persistent fetal vasculatureCanMEDS Roles: Medical Expert, Scholar