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…

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

PAAO President’s Message

October 2019

When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.
– Maya Angelou

PAAO President’s Message

September 2019

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
– Charles Dickens

PAAO President’s Message

August 2019

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must believe, and which we must act upon. There is no other route to success.
~Pablo Picasso

PAAO President’s Message

July 2019

The practice of medicine is an art, not a trade; a calling, not a business; a calling in which your heart will be exercised equally with your head.”

~William Osler

The words of William Osler, a McGill graduate who became a great physician and professor at McGill, Johns Hopkins & Oxford, are very meaningful to describe my first two months as a President of PAAO.