From the 1st of september we welcome Ms. Hannah Wallek as Research fellow in our Team.
Prof. Dr. Gerd U. Auffarth was awarded with the "Best video award" in the category Cataract Surgery at the Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (APACRS) in Bali, Indonesia from 27.-30.07.2016 for his video "CSI Heidelberg: unfolding the characteristics of preloaded IOL Systems".
Dr. Tamer Tandogan was awarded with the "Best paper of session" at the 29th International Congress of German Ophthalmic Surgeons (DOC) in Nuremberg for his lecture "Spontaneously subluxated iris-fixated phakic intraocular lenses: a laboratory material analysis".
PD Dr. Ramin Khoramnia was awarded twice with the "Best paper of session" Award at the Congress of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) in May this year in New Orleans, USA for his lectures: "Impact of the near addition on the optical quality of diffractive multifocal IOLs – an analysis at the optical bench" and "Spontaneously subluxated iris-fixated phakic intraocular lenses: a laboratory material analysis".
From the 1st of March we welcome Ms. Dorottya Váradi from Hungary as a research fellow in our Research Centre. She receives a one year Fellowship based on the State Postgraduate Scholarship Act of the Dept. of Ophthalmology, University of Heidelberg.
Hyeck-soo Son, doctoral student at The David J Apple International Laboratory for Ocular Pathology, was awarded with the "Best paper of session" at the 30th Congress of the German-speaking Society of Intraocular Lens Implantation, Interventional and Refractive Surgery (DGII) in Mannheim, Germany, 11.-13.02.2016.