ISRS Leadership

ISRS organized the below committees to ensure its place as the leading worldwide organization dedicated to refractive surgery.

ISRS Committees:



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Leadership: Executive Committee

The ISRS Executive Committee is responsible for facilitating the dissemination of innovative ideas and powerful educational programs in refractive surgery, so that the field of refractive surgery grows and patients have access to the highest quality care.

Committee Members

  • Dr. Ronald R. Krueger, Chair
  • Dr. Richard L. Abbott
  • Dr. Amar Agarwal
  • Dr. Renato Ambrosio Jr.
  • Dr. John So-Min Chang
  • Dr. Burkhard Dick
  • Dr. Alaa ElDanasoury
  • Dr. A. John Kanellopoulos
  • Dr. Vikentia Katsanevaki
  • Dr. Aylin Kilic
  • Dr. Richard L. Lindstrom
  • Dr. Marguerite B. McDonald
  • Dr. J. Bradley Randleman
  • Dr. Gustavo E. Tamayo
  • Dr. William B. Trattler

Leadership: Program Committee

The ISRS Program Committee is responsible for the educational programs of the Society, ensuring a consistent and effective educational program model and structure.

Committee Members

  • Dr. William B. Trattler, Chair
  • Dr. Amar Agarwal
  • Dr. Renato Ambrosio Jr.
  • Dr. David R. Hardten
  • Dr. Michael C. Knorz
  • Dr. Richard L. Lindstrom
  • Dr. George O. Waring IV
  • Dr. Sonia H. Yoo

Leadership: Cataract Refractive Committee

The ISRS Cataract Refractive Committee is responsible to monitor advances in the field of cataract refractive surgery and, as appropriate, solicit content ensuring that the information is imparted to ISRS members through its various communication vehicles.

Committee Members

  • Dr. Burkhard Dick, Chair
  • Dr. George Beiko
  • Dr. Bonnie A. Henderson
  • Dr. Zoltan Nagy
  • Dr. Sherman W. Reeves
  • Dr. Sonia H. Yoo

Leadership:
International Meetings Committee

The ISRS International Meetings Committee is responsible for the identification and organization of the ISRS participation in international meetings.

Committee Members

  • Dr. Richard L. Lindstrom, Chair
  • Dr. Amar Agarwal
  • Dr. George Beiko
  • Dr. David ChaoKai Chang
  • Dr. Alaa M. ElDanasoury
  • Dr. Bruno M. Fontes
  • Dr. Tamer Gamaly
  • Dr. Ramon Naranjo-Tackman
  • Dr. Matteo Piovella
  • Dr. Minoru Tomita

Leadership:
Multimedia Library Editorial Board

The ISRS Multimedia Library Editorial Board is responsible for management of the ISRS Multimedia Library.

Committee Members

  • Dr. Amar Agarwal, Chair
  • Dr. Hamed Mofeez Anwar
  • Dr. Francesco Carones
  • Dr. David F. C.hang
  • Dr. John So-Min Chang
  • Dr. Alaa M. ElDanasoury
  • Dr. David A. Goldman
  • Dr. Soosan Jacob
  • Dr. A. John Kanellopoulos
  • Dr. Vikentia Katsanevaki
  • Dr. Michael C. Knorz
  • Dr. Richard L. Lindstrom
  • Dr. Marguerite B. McDonald
  • Dr. J. Bradley Randleman
  • Dr. Emanuel S. Rosen
  • Dr. Gustavo E. Tamayo
  • Dr. William B. Trattler
  • Dr. Paolo Vinciguerra
  • Dr. George O. Waring III

Leadership: International Council

The ISRS International Council members serve as a point of contact for refractive surgeons in their country/region and are tasked with increasing the presence of ISRS in the various regions/countries around the world.

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