21 May 2015
David Gartry was a keynote speaker at the 12th International Congress of the Jordanian Ophthalmological Society held in Amman at the beginning of May. The conference was spread over three days with over 500 ophthalmologists in attendance from 24 Arab and foreign countries.
David gave 2 lectures on laser eye (refractive) surgery and a keynote lecture on the latest femtosecond laser cataract surgery techniques. The congress was also featured in The Jordan Times
Lecturing in Amman
David Gartry receiving a Faculty/Keynote Speaker award from the organisers of the 12th International Congress of the Jordanian Ophthalmological Society at the gala dinner held in Amman, Jordan – 9th May 2015. L-R: Dr. Issam Al-Bataineh, Professor David Gartry, Dr. Faisal Fayyad and Prof. Muawyah Al-Bdour.
David Gartry with Her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bint Talal the patron of the Jordanian Ophthalmological Society (HRH Princess Basma Bint Talal, a patient of David Gartry, thanked him for liberating her from spectacles. She had multifocal lens implants and can now see well at all distances).
Her Royal Highness Princess Basma meeting the main speakers in the press conference after the opening ceremony.