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PAAO is offering a 50% discount on current member dues as well as new member dues. Use the code DISCOVID2020 to take advantage.

34th Best of the Academy in Spanish
–Virtual 2020–

Mark your calendar for Saturday, 5 December, 8am-12pm Eastern time. Experts from Pan-American countries will review what was presented at AAO 2020 Virtual.

Campus PAAO

Improve your knowledge and find out new information with upcoming webinars, recordings of past webinars, and asynchronous courses. 

The Pan-American Journal of Ophthalmology

Submit your research or read articles from others. The Pan-American Journal of Ophthalmology is continuously publishing articles and issues online.


35th Pan-American Congress of Ophthalmology

Mark your calendar for 13-16 April 2022 and make plans to visit Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Click here to register early and take advantage of the early bird discount.



PAAO – Young Ophthalmologists

Young ophthalmologists (under 40) are invited to join the Pan-American and network with colleagues from different regions in the Americas and around the world. We exist to share knowledge and experiences, where passion of elevating patient care and purpose come to together.