Message from the PAOF Chair

Message from the PAOF Chair My Dear Colleagues, I would like to end this year with a note of gratitude to all my colleagues, friends and family who have supported the Pan-American and its education and prevention of blindness initiatives.  This year the Pan-American...

New Pan-American Programs in 2019

New Pan-American Programs in 2019 Several exciting Pan-American programs where launched in 2019.  Take a look. Enrique Graue Wiechers Award for Transformational Leadership Dr. Eduardo Alfonso of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida USA, received the first...

PAAO President’s Message

December 2019

“I will honor the holidays in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” – Charles Dickens

The year 2019 which is about to end was a memorable one for the PAAO. This great success should be totally attributed to the incredible work of…

PARD Highlights 2019

PARD Highlights 2019 Pan-American Research Day 2019 was in Vancouver Canada  ...

November Message from the PAOF Chair

Pan-American Research Day provides an opportunity for ophthalmologists and other vision researchers from around the world to present their work. For many, it is the first time…

PAAO President’s Message

November 2019

With members in more than 35 countries, the PAAO provides a forum for professionals from all over the world to gather and focus on ways to standardize and improve ophthalmic knowledge and skills for the improvement of patient care.
– PAAO Mission Statement

AAO 2019 Highlights

Here are some of the highlights from the PAAO activities at the 2019 Academy.

SOPANOP Travel Award: Dr. Adriana Velasco y Levy

My name is Adriana Velasco and I am an oculoplastic ophthalmologist graduated in 2018 from the Instituto Conde de Valenciana and trained by Dr. José Luis Tovilla and his team. Through SOPANOP / Allergan I was…