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European Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control

New Proposed BOD

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New Proposed BOD
ACTUAL BOD Marino Formenti O.D., FIAO (Italy)
ACTUAL BOD Joan E. Pérez Corral DOO, M.Sc, FIAO (Spain)
ACTUAL BOD Sandro Sciacca Optometrist, FIAO (Italy)

ACTUAL BOD Olga Ryabenko M.D., FIAO (Russia)
NEW PROPOSAL Pascal Blaser Optometrist, contact lens expert (Switzerland)
ACTUAL BOD Dmitry Mirsayafov M.D. (Russia)
NEW PROPOSAL Calin Pop Optometrist (Romania)

 

Why am I a Good Candidate?

HERE YOU CAN KNOW A LITTLE BETTER THE BOD


MARINO FORMENTI

I am a good candidate because:
EurOK President since its foundation (2011). IAOMC Vice-President since its foundation (2011). Involved in the expansion of EurOK and IAO Mission into a wider denomination including Myopia Control. Our Academies are actually really Myopia Control Organizations considering Orthokeratology as a primary strategy. I have always devoted lot of my time to the growth of EurOK in the european Continent and have represented EurOK worldwide.

My engagement as member of the EurOK’s Board of Directors will be characterized by:
I will promote development of new National Representaion of EurOK. Four Section are not enough (Italy, Romania, Russia/Ukraine, Spain/Portugal ). Actually working for a Germany/Austria Section. I will reinforce a co-management in organizing National biannual Meeting with local Sections.I wll also reinforce EurOK influence promoting our mission in northerns european Countries where our presence is weaker. I will do my best to serve EurOK devoting myself for the most rewarding success.


JUAN ENRIQUE PEREZ CORRAL

I am a good candidate because:
I have been national representative and member of the BOD for several years, I'm involved in orthok teaching and difussion among optometrists and ophthalmologists, making emphasys in social recognition of orthokeratology as myopia control treatment. I have always worked in a little independent optic centre, but now I work in an international recognised ophthalmologic centre, so I have a wide vision of the orthokeratology from different points of view, working with optometrists and ophthalmologists.

My engagement as member of the EurOK’s Board of Directors will be characterized by:
The diffusion of orthokeratology worldwide and its advantages as refractive treatment and myopia control option, always in the basis of the scientific evidence.


SANDRO SCIACCA

I am a good candidate because:
I'm already BOD Member, I know EurOK and its needs.

My engagement as member of the EurOK’s Board of Directors will be characterized by:
Follow the EurOK Mission.


OLGA RYABENKO

I am a good candidate because:
I'm not indifferent to EurOK organization, its values and mission, and because I have power to realize EurOK's mission.

My engagement as member of the EurOK’s Board of Directors will be characterized by:
I will continue doing my best promoting science and practice of orthokeratology and myopia control:
- to make orthokeratology more effective and safer for patients
- to increase number of EurOK members who share EurOK’s values
I will protect EurOK’s interests and By-Laws making the organization more strong and powerful.


PASCAL BLASER

I am a good candidate because:
Myopia control has been an important topic for me for years and I am particularly committed to the further training of eye care specialists. My focus is on supporting professionals in their daily work and spreading knowledge on this important topic.

My engagement as member of the EurOK’s Board of Directors will be characterized by:
I can support the development of the association and its ideas with knowledge in IT, website development, the new and social media. Also, I can offer to organize conferences and online courses.


DMITRY MIRSAYAFOV

I am a good candidate because:
I already have an experience of this work, as well as management experience in the field of Ortho-K and myopia control.

My engagement as member of the EurOK’s Board of Directors will be characterized by:
I am ready to develop regulatory documents and practice guidelines, having sufficient experience in this area, including this kind of work for EurOK's BoD.


CALIN POP

I am a good candidate because:
My 7 years work in developing orthokertology in Romania and Hungary, organizing teaching courses and technical support for new fitters, ophthalmologists and optometrists, with the support of many high level professionals. Succeded in creation of a enthusiastic wave in treating children's myopia with ortho K, growing the number of fitters in the area up to 100 and more then 3000 children treated in 7 years. Strong supporter of Eurok, I have managed to gather more than 50 new members to create the South Eastern European Section.

My engagement as member of the EurOK’s Board of Directors will be characterized by:
Being a member of Eurok since 2015, I am dedicated to develop future treatment startegies related to Myopia Management and I want to reinforce the exposure of Eurok to other professional association to enable collaboration and get more members to follow our goals. I want to fight for obtaining an official Myopia Management Protocol, recognized and applied by all European governamental parties (National Health Ministry, Medical Device Agencies and other local authorities) for the conformity and safety of the treatments and the fitters.