APAO LDP Class 2018-19 (Class IX)


  1. Induction and Orientation

The 2018-19 Class participated in the Induction and Orientation session on February 8 & 10, 2018, at the 33rd APAO Congress in Hong Kong, China. The 1-day session included an Insights Colors program, facilitated by Mr Simon Abbott and sponsored by Allergan.

  1. Master Class

The Leadership Masterclass (previously called Mid-term Forum) was hosted by the  Singapore Society of Ophthalmology in Singapore from August 31 to September 2, 2018. Ms Marsheila DeVan ran an interactive workshop on presentation and communication skills in the session. 19 LDP participants and 10 local Singaporean participants join the Program

  1. Self-initiated Project

Each participant was required to plan and execute a self-initiated project. They are to send their project title and propose a mentor to the Central Secretariat by January 15, 2018.

  1. Graduation

Each participant was required to plan and execute a self-initiated project to be presented at the 34th APAO Congress in Bangkok, Thailand to graduate from the Program, and the Graduation Ceremony was held on March 8, 2019 during the APAO LDP Alumni Reception.

We are happy to announce the below 18 participants have now completed the Leadership Development Program and have successfully graduated.

(In alphabetical order by country)