Message from the PAOF Chair

As the year draws to a close, we look back at a year with satisfaction and success at PAOF & PAAO regardless of the limitations set forth by a worldwide pandemic.

PAAO President’s Message

December 2021

“Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast.”
– William Shakespeare

Tribute to Lorenz Zimmerman

To my mentor, teacher & friend from whom I learned some of the most important lessons of my life. The father of modern Ocular Pathology who influenced so many with his knowledge and his kind words & actions.

With love & gratitude,

Miguel & Nora Burnier

Tribute to Rubens Belfort Mattos

A great professor & mentor at Escola Paulista Medicina from whom I learned so many things, including the importance of academic institutions.

With love & gratitude,

Miguel & Nora Burnier

PAAO President’s Message

November 2021

“Learning is the only thing the mind never exhausts, never fears, and never regrets.”
– Leonardo Da Vinci