VIR to host talk show about Vietnam’s eye-care industry in February 2024

January 24, 2024 | 08:00
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Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) is posting a talk show in February 2024 to discuss the advancement of medical devices for eye care in Vietnam, and how stakeholders can join hands to bring brilliant eyes for the locals.

Titled “A Decade of Partnership for Brilliant Eyes, Brilliant Future”, the talk show will hear the interesting discussion among stakeholders in the eye-care devices industry, who have been partnering with each others to bring better vision to millions of Vietnamese for a decade.

VIR to host talk show about Vietnam’s eye-care industry on February 2024

Medical equipment is a key factor that can decide the effectiveness of medical services, actively supporting physicians in diagnosing and treating diseases in a more accurate, fast, safe, and effective manner. Each year, innovations in medical equipment are bringing more benefits for patients, including those that suffer from eye-related issues.

In Vietnam, eye diseases are becoming quite common, leading to a growing need for access to advanced and modern solutions. Many people are also fond of refractive or near-sightedness surgery. For the elderly, cataracts can be unavoidable. And there has also been an increase in vitrectomy surgery.

Especially for the eyes, considered the window to the human soul, ensuring high-end and advanced medical equipment with high precision is critical.

The talk show will provide an overall picture of the medical equipment market in terms of eye-related issues, and the benefits that such equipment brings to patients, as well as the strategic cooperation efforts among businesses to ensure beautiful eyes for Vietnamese people.

The talk show will see the participation of:

- Dr. Mai Thi Viet Ha - Business line manager, Ophthalmology Medical Devices, Business Unit Healthcare, DKSH Vietnam

- Mr. Shalav Modi - Southeast Asia cluster head, GEM, Alcon

- Dr. Hoang Trung Kien - North regional director, CEO – Saigon Vinh Eyes Hospital, vice chairman of Opthalmology Medical Advisory Board at Medical Saigon Group

The event will be broadcast on February 2024 on,, and, VIR's Facebook fanpage and YouTube.

By Bich Thuy

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