EPIDEMIC OF DIABETES: A CRITICAL CHALLENGE.

    EPIDEMIC OF DIABETES: A CRITICAL CHALLENGE BY FERNANDO BARRIA MD   The demand for service in ophthalmology will continue to increase throughout the world due to the aging of the population and the uncontrolled increase of diabetes, increasing visual...

Tribute to Dr. Dario Fuenmayor-Rivera

My professor, mentor, and friend. Dr. Fuenmayor had a tremendous influence in my career and that of many others in Venezuela and Latin-America. We wrote many papers together in my early career, and marked my love for angiography of the retina and choroid.”

J. Fernando Arevalo, MD PhD FACS

Message from the PAOF Chair.

Dear Colleagues, Pan-American Research Day is all about providing opportunities for Young Ophthalmologists and Researchers. In 2002, Dr. Rubens Belfort Jr. approached ARVO to partner in creating new course which would encourage research in the Americas and would...

Message from the PAAO President

Dear Friends, In an effort to stimulate research at the Pan-American level and recognize the efforts of our young investigators, the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology (PAAO) has been organizing the Pan-American Research Day, in conjunction with the important...

Have you noticed anything different in your inbox?

  We all get too many emails these days.  At end of last year we realized that in our desire to keep you updated with all the new PAAO news and events, we were also sending out too many emails.  We love our members and we respect your time. So some brainstorming...