PAAO President’s Message

November 2022

This month, my “Chat with the President” is with Dr. Rodolfo Yi, president of the Panamanian Society of Ophthalmology.

Ophthalmology Basic Sciences Course 2023

The Guillermo Picó Santiago Basic Course of Ophthalmology 2023 will be in person. The course is sponsored by the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology and the University of Puerto Rico.

PAAO President’s Message

October 2022

This month, the PAAO partnered with Bascom Palmer Eye Institute to organize the joint 26th Pan-American Regional Course of Ophthalmology and the 44th Interamerican Course of Clinical Ophthalmology. More than 600 ophthalmologists from all over the world attended.

Dr. Juan Carlos Abad (1964-2022)

On September 2, 2022, Dr. Juan Carlos Abad passed away suddenly. He was a friend and supporter of the Pan-American for many years. May he Rest in Peace.

PAAO President’s Message

August 2022

This month, my “Chat with the President” is with Dr. Florence Burr-Reynaud, president of the Haitian Society of Ophthalmology.

PAAO President’s Message

July 2022

This month, my “Chat with the President” is with Dr. Fernando Barría, president of the Chilean Society of Ophthalmology.