Line Kessel

Senior Consultant, Department of Ophthalmology, Rigshospitalet

Dr Line Kessel specialises in pediatric eye diseases and rare and genetic eye diseases. She’s a senior consultant at the Department of Ophthalmology, Rigshospitalet in Denmark, where she leads the section for pediatric and neuro-ophthalmological eye diseases.

Dr Kessel is an accomplished researcher with more than 130 scientific papers and several ongoing research projects, including one on the effect of low-dose atropine on the prevention of myopia progression in children.

On the programme
Line Kessel will host a session on paediatric optometry: about detecting and managing refractive errors in children (in Danish). You can read more on the programme page.