DR. SIHEM LAZREG

SCIENTIFIC COORDINATOR

Dr. Sihem Lazreg currently owns and manages a private practice focused on treating ocular surface disease in adults and children in Algeria. She specializes in paediatric ophthalmology and ocular surface diseases and is the leader on ocular surface in North Africa. She served as an Associate Professor at the University Hospital Mustapha Bacha of Algiers in 1990 through 2008. Dr. Lazreg completed her fellowship at Paris Diderot University in France.Dr. Lazreg has authored many manuscripts on severe allergies (vernal and atopic keratoconjunctivitis), dry eye associated with Sjogren’s Syndrome and graft-versus-host disease, and children’s blepharitis. Her main medical interests include ocular surface diseases, dry eye and allergies, Dr. Lazreg is a scientific coordinator in the Algerian ophthalmologic society and is a member of many African, European, Asian and American ophthalmologic societies. She is an ambassador and a member of the TFOS DEWS2.