Mona Harissi-Dagher

Présidente, Congrès annuel de la SCO
Participates in 11 items

Dr. Dagher is professor of ophthalmology at the Université de Montréal, and head of the cornea service at Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM). Dr. Dagher is chair of the annual meeting of the Canadian Ophthalmologic Society (COS), and has served as Board member of COS since 2012.

 

Dr. Dagher enjoys teaching medical students, ophthalmology residents and clinical and research cornea fellows. She is director of the cornea fellowship at CHUM, and trains MSc and PhD students as well.

Dr. Dagher completed her undergraduate degree at McGill University where she received the Hilda Diana Oakley scholarship for ranking top female student at McGill. She then completed her medical degree and specialization in ophthalmology at Université de Montréal, graduating on the dean’s honor list. Dr. Dagher then pursued post-doctoral fellowship training in cornea, external eye diseases, and refractive surgery at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Dagher has brought her expertise on keratoprosthesis surgery to Canada after conducting considerable research and clinical work at Harvard Medical School under the mentorship of Dr Claes Dohlman. After restoring sight to several Canadian patients through implantation of the Boston Keratoprosthesis, Dr. Dagher was chosen ‘Personality of the Week’ by La Presse and Radio-Canada.

Dr. Dagher has completed extensive research in the field of ophthalmology and more particularly, on the Boston Keratoprosthesis and on refractive surgery. Dr. Dagher has published numerous articles and acts as a reviewer for many ophthalmology journals. She has also authored numerous book chapters on the subject of cornea and external eye diseases. Dr. Dagher has been a guest lecturer at ophthalmology conferences internationally.

Financial disclosure: Dr. Harissi-Dagher has/had an affiliation (financial or otherwise) with a commercial organization:
1. Sun Pharma

Sessions in which Mona Harissi-Dagher participates

Friday 10 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
8:00 AM
8:00 AM
8:05 AM
8:05 AM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM

Saturday 11 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
8:00 AM
8:00 AM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM

Sunday 12 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
8:00 AM
8:00 AM

Sessions in which Mona Harissi-Dagher attends

Thursday 9 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
6:00 PM
6:00 PM

Friday 10 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
6:30 AM
6:30 AM
10:45 AM
10:45 AM
12:15 PM
12:15 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
4:40 PM
4:40 PM
6:30 PM
6:30 PM

Saturday 11 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
6:30 AM
6:30 AM
James Whelan
Moderator
Peter Kertes
Panelist
Cynthia Qian
Panelist
Geoff Williams
Panelist
Calgary Retina Consultants
Ken Roberts
Panelist
Steve Houston
Speaker
10:45 AM
10:45 AM
12:15 PM
12:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM

Sunday 12 June, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
6:30 AM
6:30 AM
Varun Chaudhary
Moderator
2022 Planning Committee ...
Michael Ip
Keynote speaker
Keynote Speaker
Sunir Garg
Speaker
Keynote Speaker | Confér...
Wai-Ching Lam
Speaker
10:45 AM
10:45 AM