5th Croatian Congress on Infectious Diseases
with International Participation

Integrated Symposium: INFECTIONS OF THE EYE
Chairperson: Ines Smoljan (Varaždin, Croatia)

September 24, 2006
Time: 15.00-17.00
Room B

Integrated Symposium: Infections of the Eye

Ines Smoljan, MD
E-mail: ines.smoljan@zg.htnet.hr
Phone: +385 42 393-387

Offical language of the Symposium: English

Special Symposium Registration Fee: 25 Euro*
*only for the participants who do not attend other sessions of the Congress


Welcome and opening remarks
Ines Smoljan (Varaždin, Croatia)

Zlatko Šlezak (Varaždin, Croatia)

The role of immune responses in infectious and inflammatory processes of the eye
Mirna Sentić (Zagreb, Croatia)

Eye involvement in infectious diseases affecting primarily other tissues
Ines Smoljan (Varaždin, Croatia)

Ophthalmic manifestations of infections in immunocompromised hosts
Ferenc Kuhn (Birmingham, Alabama, USA)

Panel discussion
Moderator: Ines Smoljan

Conclusions and closing remarks


Ferenc Kuhn, MD, PhD
Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham,USA
President of the American Society of Ocular Trauma
Vice President of the International Society of Ocular Trauma
Visiting Professor at the University of Pecs, Hungary

Mirna Sentić, MD
University Hospital Center - Zagreb
Department of Internal Medicine Rebro
Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology
School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Zlatko Šlezak, MD
Head, Department of Ophthalmology
General Hospital Varaždin, Croatia

Ines Smoljan, MD
Head, Department of Infectious Diseases
General Hospital Varaždin, Croatia