cURSO REFRATIVA r.i.o.
(RESEARCH IN OPHTHALMOLOGY)
The REFRATIVA R.I.O COURSE is an immersion course (five days) on refractive surgery aimed at transferring knowledge and promoting an update on the subspecialty.
THE WHOLE COURSE IS TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH and SPANISH.
YOU JUST NEED TO PICK UP YOUR HEADSET and ENJOY THE COURSE
R.I.O stands for Research in Ophthalmology. We believe that research and in-depth knowledge, using scientific evidence associated with practical experience are the very core of our course and research group, which has the same name.
Throughout the year, those enrolled in the course will have access to discussion of cases and articles published in WhatsApp groups that are exclusive to course participants and coordinated by Dr. Marcony Santhiago.
Event date: March 23rd through 27th, 2022.
Event Venue: Hotel Windsor Barra
Contact: (+55 17) 32145900
Coordination and organization: Dr. Marcony R. Santhiago
Executive secretary and administration: Elina Paes
60 Hours of absolute immersion in refractive surgery
and 20 more wet labs of different modalities.
The teaching method of the course includes classes that completely exhaust the topics.
Content including basic and advanced concepts.
Discussion about techniques, including details that influence the result.
A detailed analysis of risk factors in refractive surgery.
Analysis of the nuances in different types of treatment, and for whom to indicate.
Discussion on all technologies involved in refractive surgery.
Detail on the importance of each of the preoperative exams.
The course goes beyond the excimer laser with classes on Crosslinking, SMILE, Intracorneal rings, Phakic IOL and all types of IOLs
NEWS FOR 2019
5 DAYS OF COURSE
How to Increase Surgical Volume
Refractive surgery market
How to apply what you have learned in the course
The moment: "How I do it in practice" with tips from all surgeries.
HANDS ON: We will have at least 20 wet labs of surgeries and diagnostic devices
BYOT moment: "bring your own case"
Expansion of topography courses
Expansion of case discussions
Confirmed foreign speakers
· The Cornea Topography “Mini Courses” which was so successful last year is now back and have been extended!
The course is exclusive for ophthalmologists and residents.
Registrations are only available online.
NATIONAL SANITARY SURVEILLANCE AGENCY - ANVISA
To comply with ANVISA regulation RDC 96/08 during the R.I.O 2020 REFRACTIVE COURSE - Research in Ophthalmology, free samples of medications will not be allowed. Institutional gifts, i.e., those bearing the company’s name such as pharmaceutical labs, are allowed as long as they do not have any identification of the drug provided by that company.
Advertisement of drugs is only allowed for professionals authorized to prescribe or dispense medications.
Thus, name badges will be differentiated and include the following information: PRESCRIBER and NON-PRESCRIBER.