Awards & Lectures

Tano Lecture

The APVRS Tano Lecture was established in 2009 in memory of Prof Yasuo Tano, APVRS’ founding President. Every year, the APVRS honors an individual of over 40 years of age for exemplary leadership and significant contributions in advancing the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of vitreoretinal diseases with the APVRS Tano Lecture. A list of previous awardees is given below:

4th APVRS Congress (2009) Stanley Chang (U.S.)
5th APVRS Congress (2010) Jost Jonas (Germany)
6th APVRS Congress (2011) Alexander Brucker (U.S.)
7th APVRS Congress (2012) Steve Charles (U.S.)
8th APVRS Congress (2013) Ian Constable (Australia)
9th APVRS Congress (2015) Tien-Yin Wong (Singapore)
10th APVRS Congress (2016) Xiaoxin Li (China)

 

Constable Lecture

The APVRS Constable Lecture was established in 2016 in honor of Prof Ian Constable, APVRS’ Past President. The Constable Lecture awards individuals of under 41 years of age for outstanding contributions in advancing the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of vitreoretinal diseases. The first awardee of the APVRS Constable Lecture is as below:

10th APVRS Congress (2016) Jay Chhablani (India)