New Perspectives on Glaucoma and Cornea Management

Congratulations all!
JUMMEC has published "Special Issue for 7th Conjoint Scientific Conference Opthahlmology 2017"
Welcome to COSC2017
7th Conjoint Ophthalmology Scientific Conference | 15-17th September 2017
Abstracts will be published in special issue of The Journal of Health and Translational Medicine (JUMMEC)

Walk-in Registration

Where to Park

Our Official Hotel

What is COSC2017?

Disclaimer :
Preconference registration is closed(4 sept 2017) – there will be no refund for further preconference registration.

Programme Schedule


Our main guest speakers will be :

Dr. Pravin Krishna Vaddavalli

Pravin K Vaddavalli serves as Director of the Tej Kohli Cornea Institute at LV Prasad Eye Institute and is Head of the Refractive surgery, Cataract and Contact Lens service at the LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India. He completed his medical schooling from Bangalore Medical College and residency from Guntur Medical College and went on to complete a fellowship in Cornea and anterior segment at LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad followed by a second fellowship in Cornea and Refractive surgery at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami. He has over 70 publications is peer reviewed Ophthalmology journals and over 300 presentations at international and national meetings and has written chapters for mainstream Cornea textbooks. He has won the outstanding young scientist award at Asia ARVO and the national best paper award twice, for Cornea and for Refractive surgery and has won three best paper of session awards at the ASCRS. His areas of interest include corneal transplantation, lamellar corneal surgery, keratoconus, refractive surgery and corneal diagnostics.

Associate Professor Wong Hon Tym

Clinical Associate Professor WONG HON TYM (黄宏森) MBBS, FRCSEd, MMed, FAMS Clinical Associate Professor Wong Hon Tym is the Medical Director of Singapore’s National Healthcare Group Eye Institute, a Senior Consultant in the Ophthalmology Department, Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), and the Clinical Director of the Centre for Healthcare Innovation, a thought leadership platform for workforce transformation. His fellowship training in glaucoma was at Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK (2002), and he has published research on glaucoma surgery and imaging. A/Prof Wong served as Head of TTSH’s Ophthalmology Department from 2007 – 2016. In this period, the department doubled in strength to over 30 consultants, and achieved milestones in research, training and primary eye care. He is a member of TTSH’s Clinical Board, and was Clinical Director of NHG 1Health (2008-2015), an ambulatory centre where he led the redesign of cataract surgery into a value-added process. He is also a hospital Critical Incident Manager and Open Communication instructor. A/Prof Wong has garnered multiple Best Teacher Awards, mentored international fellows, and has been an invited speaker & instructor at many global ophthalmic & healthcare conferences. He is also a volunteer Board Director for the Guide Dogs Association for the Blind. For his work, A/Prof Wong was bestowed the Excellent Service Star Award (2006), Distinguished Service Award at the Eye and Vision Health Awards (2013), and the NHG Outstanding Citizenship Award (2014).

Registration Fees

Category Early bird rate Normal rate Walk-in rate
Trainee RM393 RM477 RM530
Ophthalmologist RM583 RM668 RM720
Allied Health Personnel RM393 RM477 RM530
International Delegate USD 210 USD 260 RM720
Pre-conference Workshop "Beyond Angles and Curves"
15 September 2017 @ TJ Danaraj Auditorium UM
(Additional RM 53)
(Additional RM 53)

** Please note revised rates which have had to be introduced as we are unfortunately unable to obtain a waiver of the GST.

*** Disclaimer : Preconference registration is closed(4 sept 2017) - there will be no refund for further preconference registration.

Early bird deadline : 31st July 2017

Walk-in Registration

  • Registration can only be done onsite.
  • Only accept cash / cheque

Mode of Payment:

Telegraphic Transfer

Please transfer funds to:

Payee : Pusat Perubatan Universiti Malaya
Bank A/C no. : 14171-01-0007496
Bank Address : Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad, Cawangan Universiti Malaya,
Tingkat Bawah, Bangunan Peperiksaan Universiti Malaya
Jalan Pantai Baru, 50603 Kuala Lumpur
Bank Swift Code : BIMBMYKL

Cheque / Bank Draft

Make payable to "Pusat Perubatan Universiti Malaya" and send to:

7th Conjoint Ophthalmology Scientific Conference 2017
UM Eye Research Centre (UMERC),
Department of Ophthalmology,
Faculty of Medicine,
University of Malaya,
50603 Kuala Lumpur,

*Please upload the transaction slip or other proof of payment to COSC2017 online form.

Any queries can be forwarded to the secretariat:


Prizes for Top 3 Poster presentations

1st prize : RM500

2nd prize : RM300

3rd prize : RM200

Prizes for Top 3 Oral presentations

1st prize : RM500

2nd prize : RM300

3rd Prize : RM200

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