I know you believe in Pan-Americanism. The Pan-American is about relationships. The PAAO and PAOF have the unique ability to reach across countries and cultures in an incredible mosaic of collaboration.
During the past year, COVID-19 has made a huge impact on our lives and how we interact with each other. As the more serious impacts of COVID are slowly starting to ease, I would like for you to take the time to consider this interaction by honoring one another. The Pan-American Ophthalmological Foundation has a wonderful method of doing this very thing with the Tribute Program.
As I write this President’s Message, I realize that we are entering into a new reality. COVID-19 has changed many things: how we communicate and how we collaborate.