Curriculum Vitae of Dr. Vincent Qin

Professional experience


2005 - 2012: Bachelor and Master in Medicine at the Catholic University of Louvain, 1st year of promotion , The Greatest Distinction with the Congratulations of the Jury


2006 - 2012: Bachelor and Master in Management Engineering at the Catholic University of Louvain, Louvain School of Management, Grande Distinction

2012 - 2016: Specialization in Ophthalmology at UCL Saint Luc , service of Professor De Potter

2014: Interuniversity Diploma in Refractive and Cataract Surgery , University of Toulouse Paul Sabatier

2015: Internship in Refractive Surgery and Cataract Surgery (service of Dr Gatinel) and in Vitreo-Retinal Surgery (service of Pr Sahel) at the Rothschild Ophthalmological Foundation, Paris.

2015: Master Degree in Health Care Management at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

2016: Fellow European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO), 3rd place, Alan Ridgeway Award , Paris, France

2016: Fellowship in Oculoplastic Surgery at the Rotterdam Eye Hospital


2016: Observership in Anterior Segment Surgery at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK


2016: Ophthalmological Humanitarian Mission in Nioki, Democratic Republic of Congo, with the Ophthalmology World Wide Organization


2016: Interuniversity Diploma in Orbito-Palpébro-Lacrymale Surgery, University of Reims-Champagne-Ardenne


2019: Postgraduate Degree in Surgical Leadership at Harvard Medical School (Class of 2019)



Extra-professional activities :


2014 - 2016: President of the Belgian Organization of Assistants in Ophthalmology (OBAO)


2009 - 2011: Member of the General Assembly of Students of Louvain (AGL), Member of the Academic Council of the Catholic University of Louvain


Since 2014: Member of the Board of Directors and Treasurer of the Olivaint Conference in Belgium - Olivaint Genootschap van België


Since 2016: Chief Medical Officer at ViViDoctor


Since 2016: Member of the Board YO of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS) and organizer of the ESCRS YO Congresses since 2017


Since 2018: President of the European Meeting of Young Ophthalmologists


Since 2018: Member of the European Society of Ophthalmology, National Representative for Belgium



Research, Presentations and Scientific Publications


Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2015
Qin V., Saad A., Gatinel D., Unilateral Post-Lasik ectasia and contralateral ectatic evolution

French Journal of Ophthalmology 2015
Qin V., Fortunati M., De Potter P., Cataracte sur Hypoparathyroidie.


Journal of Glaucoma 2018 Oct 27

Qin V., Terry L., Ledoux A., Corynebacterium macginleyi-associated blebitis: A case report


Journal of International Ophthalmology 2019 May 39 (5)

Qin V., Verdijck R., Paridaens D., Epibulbar Osseous Choristoma: a case report


Orbit 2019 Jun 38 (3)

Qin V., Paridaens D., Excision of Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma involving the lower eyelid using a gray-line-splitting, posterior lamella-sparing technique


Journal of Reflections in Ophthalmology (article accepted in 10/2015)
Qin V., Transfixing corneal transplants, rejection risks and management.


European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2017, Belgrade, Serbia

Qin V., IOL calculation formulas


European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2018, Vienna, Austria

Qin V., Cataract Surgery Complications


IVth International Congress for OCT Angiography 2016, Rome, Italy

Qin V, Mauget-Faysse M, Favard C, Cherif T, OCT Angiography in Birdshot Chorioretinopathy

EVER 2013, Nice, France:
Qin V, Pourjavan S., Comparative Analysis of the tension-lowering effects of Xalatan versus generic latanoprost in normal subjects

OB 2014, Brussels, Belgium:
Qin V., Pinheiro Chaves A., Visual Outcome and Rejection Rates in Eyes with Corneal Grafts, a Retrospective Study.

ISSVA 2012, Malmo, Sweden:
Qin V., Boon L., Vikkula M ..: Thalidomide is an effective treatment for arteriovenous malformations