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Calendar of Events for 2023

On behalf of the Board of Trustees, members of the Executive Committee and members of the Vitreoretinal Society of Nigeria, I bring you greetings and a warm welcome to the year 2023. The society deeply appreciates your support in the…

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World Prematurity Day

Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a vasoproliferative disease of the retina that occurs in preterm and low birth weight babies. It is becoming more common in Nigeria as a result of better neonatal survival rates. SCREENING and prompt TREATMENT are…

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The 2021 Subspecialty Day

A. The 2021 Subspecialty Day took place on the 2nd September, 2021 in Ilorin during the 45th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference of the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria. It was a hybrid event. Topics were: Medical Jurisprudence in Nigeria:…

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This currently ongoing nationwide study of retina vein occlusion in 17 Nigerian hospitals is anchored by the Retinal Vein Occlusion Study Group (RVOSG) of the Vitreoretinal Society of Nigeria. The study seeks to determine magnitude and pattern of RVOs, risk…

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The Atlas of Retinal Diseases in Nigerians

The Atlas of Retinal Diseases in Nigerians is an attempt to document common retinal diseases seen by the author over the past 20 years. The book is intended to be a quick reference guide for ophthalmologist-in-training and to offer brief management…

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