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2019 Bloomberg/Berkeley Video Competition

American College of Eye Surgeons
Bloomberg/Berkeley Video Competition
For Cataract/Implant Surgery Residents

WHAT TO SUBMIT

Video of one complete, unedited cataract extraction performed by phacoemulsification. Cases without pre-existing complications only. No specialty IOLs will be accepted.

  • Video must be in digital .mov format.
  • Video must be performed entirely by the applicant.
  • No identification of surgeon on the actual recording.
  • No audio, music or voiceover.

HOW WE PICK THE WINNERS

The surgical skills of each participating resident will be evaluated with the same specific points established by the American Board of Eye Surgery (ABES) to evaluate candidates for its sub-specialty certification program in cataract/ implant surgery.

DEADLINE

Details to be provided soon.

PRIZES

Details to be provided soon.

SEMINAR REGISTRATION

In presenting this competition, the American College of Eye Surgeons hopes to encourage and promote the concept of quality surgery. With this in mind, the first ten residents nationwide to register for the ACES/SEE Caribbean Eye Meeting may do so for the special registration fee of $200 (the regular registration fee is $1295). In order to take advantage of this discounted registration rate, please visit: http://caribbeaneyephysicians.eventbrite.com; select Ophthalmologist- Non-Member; and enter “BVCDR” as the discount code at the end of the registration process. ACES also offers complimentary memberships to physicians during their residency training.

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