Dieudonne Kaimbo Wa Kaimbo
ophthalmology and biophics
University of Kinshasa
Dieudonne Kaimbo Wa Kaimbo is full professor of ophthalmology and biophics at the University of Kinshasa. He earned his medical degree at the University of Kinshasa and obtained a PhD in glaucoma in 1999 at the Catholic University of Leuven. He has conducted research on several epidemiological topics. His main research interest areas are: a) glaucoma, epidemiology of eye diseases, refraction and b) diabetes mellitus, uveitis. He has been supervisor for more than 20 MSC theses and 3 PhD theses at Universities. He is member of AAO, EVER, French and Belgian Ophthalmological Societies, and International Council on cataract and Refractive Surgery. He has published a large number of papers in peer reviewed scientific journals (more than 50). He has written 4 book chapters and has more than 80 communications, abstracts and posters. He is on the editorial board of local medical journals and is an active reviewer of medical journals.
His main research interest areas are: a) glaucoma, epidemiology of eye diseases, refraction and b) diabetes mellitus, uveitis.