Celebrating Success – Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology Meetings at AAO 2023 in San Francisco.
The Circle of Vision Luncheon recognizes donors to the Pan-American Ophthalmological Foundation. This year we gave special recognition to Dr. Alice McPherson and Dr. Francisco Contreras.
This month, my "Chat with the President" is with Dr. Gustavo Avilés Calderon, president of the Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology.
The Science Center for Development in Xenotransplantation, coordinated by Professor Dr. Silvano Raia, is opening 2 (two) vacancies for post-doctoral fellowships linked to project “Genetically engineered porcine corneas for human transplantation”. Applicants must...
Ophthalmology is a field that demands unwavering dedication, constant learning, and a passion for improving the lives of those we serve. It's a profession that touches the very essence of human existence, as vision is one of our most precious gifts. In this context, being part of an association that nurtures excellence and innovation is not merely a choice; it's an imperative.
On Sunday, September 10, 2023, another giant left us. Eduardo Arenas (Colombia) left his mark on the world through his practice, the fellows he trained, meetings he contributed to, and friends he made. He will be missed.
What is going to be your legacy to this world?
The Guillermo Picó Santiago Basic Course of Ophthalmology 2024 will be in person. The course is sponsored by the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology and the University of Puerto Rico.
On August 13, 2023, Dr. Marcelino Rio Torres passed away. For 27 years, he served as the esteemed director of the "Ramón Pando Ferrer" Cuban Institute of Ophthalmology, leaving an indelible mark on the field of medicine and touching the lives of countless individuals.
Webinars in the Hub of Science: An Educational Tool. The Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology takes its primary mission - Education - incredibly seriously.