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Champalimaud Foundation Awards €1M to Three Brazilian Institutions

The 2019 António Champalimaud Vision Award recognizes the Instituto da Visão – IPEPO, the Altino Ventura Foundation and the UNICAMP Ophthalmology Service, three longstanding organizations that have worked to prevent blindness and visual impairment…

PAAO President’s Message

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must believe, and which we must act upon. There is no other route to success.
~Pablo Picasso

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Message from the PAOF Chair

Dear Colleagues: When you donate to the Pan-American Ophthalmological Foundation, you create opportunities to meet new people who believe in the same causes that inspire you. When you let your friends and family know of your charitable donations, they may find...

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Message from the PAOF Chair

Dear Colleagues: In my experience, all the peoples of the Americas are very generous and supportive. We need to create a Pan-American culture of giving. We have the unique capability of setting the example for the rest of the community. We all can contribute in many...

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The mission of the Pan-American Association
of Ophthalmology is the prevention of blindness through lifelong education and cultural exchange among ophthalmologists in the Western Hemisphere.

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