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country_flags/argentina.gif ARGENTINA
Argentine Council of Ophthalmology
Tte. Gral Juan D. Perón 1479 Piso 2 Of. 4
Buenos Aires C1037ACA Argentina
Tel: (54-11) 4374-5400
Fax: (54-11) 4325-0128
Email: secretaria@oftalmologos.org.ar
URL http://www.oftalmologos.org.ar
Term of office: 2016-2017
President: Dr. Pablo Daponte
Vice President: Dr. Fernando Suárez
Secretary: Dr. Gustavo Bodino
Treasurer: Dr. Javier Casiraghi
Executive Director: Dr. Roberto Ebner
Executive Secretary: Débora Paschetta
country_flags/bolivia.gif BOLIVIA
Bolivian Society of Ophthalmology
Cochabamba BOLIVIA
Email: secretaria@sociedadbolivianadeoftalmologia.com
URL http://sociedadbolivianadeoftalmologia.com
Term of office: 2015 - 2017
President: Dr. Noel Pedro Mercado Martínez
Past President: Dr. Carlos W. Arzabe
   
images/flags/Brazil-Flag-16.png BRAZIL
Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
Rua Casa do Ator 1117 cj 21
Sao Paulo, SP 04546-004 BRAZIL
Tel: (55-11) 3266-4000
Email: oftalmo@cbo.com.br
URL http://www.cbo.com.br
Term of office: 2013 - 2015
President: Dr. Milton Ruiz Alves
Vice President: Dr. Renato Ambrósio Jr.
General Secretary: Dra. Keila Miriam Monteiro de Carvalho
1st Secretary: Dr. Leonardo Mariano Reis 
Treasurer: Dr. Mauro Nishi
country_flags/canada.gif CANADA
Canadian Ophthalmological Society
1525 Carling, Ste. 610
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R9 CANADA
Tel: (613) 729-6779
Fax: (613) 729-7209
Email: cos@eyesite.ca
URL http://www.cos-sco.ca/
Term of office: 2014 - 2015
President: Allan Slomovic MD
Secretary: James Whelan MD
Treasurer: Geoff Williams MD
Executive Director: Ms. Jennifer Brunet-Colvey
country_flags/chile.gif CHILE
Chilean Society of Ophthalmology
Av.Luis Pasteur 5280 Of. 104
Vitacura
Santiago, CHILE
Tel/Fax: (56-2) 2185950 - 2190969 - 2192163 - 2190842
Email: sochioft@tie.cl
URL http://www.sochiof.cl
Term of office: 2015-2017
President: Dr. Javier Corvalán Rinschie
Immediate President: Dra. Verónica Azócar Gabe
Vice President: Dr. Mauricio López Muñiz 
Secretary: Dr. Andrés Torres Gómez
Pro-Secretary: Dr. Rodrigo Vidal Sobarzo
Treasurer: Dr. Cristián Cumsille Ubago
Pro-Treasurer: Dra. Lily Siña G.
Admin. Secretary: Sra. Veronica Ramos
country_flags/colombia.gif COLOMBIA
Colombian Society of Ophthalmology
Calle 98 No. 21-36 Of. 701
Edificio Centro 98
Bogotá COLOMBIA
Tel: (57-1) 635-1592
Fax: (57-1) 635-1598
Email: socoftal@socoftal.com
URL http://www.socoftal.com/
Term of office: 2015 - 2016
President: Dr. Roberto Baquero H.
Vice President: Dr. Luis Alberto Diaz Diaz
President Elect: Dr. Angela Fernández Delgado
Secretary: Dr. Carlos A. Medina
Treasurer: Dr. Juan Manuel Pardo
Manager: Sra. Faizully Rojas B.
country_flags/costa.gif COSTA RICA
Costarican Association of Ophthalmology
PO Box 8040-1000
San José COSTA RICA
Tel: (506) 2203-2020
Fax: (506) 2291-5784
Email: info@oftalmologiacostarica.com

Term of office: 2015-2017
President: Dr. Felipe Centeno Rodríguez
Vice President: Dr. Rolando Mora Retana
Secretary: Dr. Sebastián Salas Pérez
Treasurer: Dr. Juan Carlos Gutiérrez Hernández
Vocal: Dra. Monica Evans Tinoco
Vocal: Dra. Monica Mayorga López
Fiscal: Dr. Alejandro Bolaños Arrieta

country_flags/cuba.gif CUBA

Cuban Society of Ophthalmology
Instituto de Oftalmologia 'Ramon Pando Ferrer'
76 e/ 31 y 41, Marianao
Habana 11400 CUBA
Tel: (53-7) 260-6414
Fax: (53-7) 267-0965
Email: jrhs@infomed.sld.cu
URL http://www.sld.cu/sitios/sco/

Term of office: 2014 - 2017
President: Dr. Juan Raul Hernández Silva
Vice President: Dra. Belkys Rodríguez Suárez
Secretary: Dra. Eneida de la C. Pérez Candelaria
Treasurer: Dra. Teresita de Jesús Méndez Sánchez
country_flags/republic.gif DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Dominican Society of Ophthalmology
Calle Santiago esq. Pasteur
Plaza Jardines de Gazcue, 2do Plata
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Tel: (809) 616-1810
Fax: (809) 616-1812
Email: auxiliarsdo@gmail.com
URL http://www.sdo.org.do

Term of office: 2014
President: Dr. César Read
Vice President: 
Secretary: 
Treasurer:

country_flags/ecuador.gif ECUADOR
Ecuadorian Society of Ophthalmology
Checoslovaquia 185 y 6 de Diciembre
Edif. Samedam (Planta Baja)
Quito ECUADOR
Tel: (593-2) 243-225
Fax: (593-2) 243-235
Email: sociedadecuatorianadeoftalmologia@hotmail.com
Term of office: June 2015-June 2017
President: Dr. Guillermo Yosa
 
country_flags/salvador.gif EL SALVADOR
Salvadorian Association of Ophthalmology
Paseo General Escalón
Centro Comercial Villas Españolas, Local D-23
Paseo General Escalón, Colonia Escalón
San Salvador EL SALVADOR
Tel: (503) 2264-0371
Fax: (503) 2264-0371
Email: asalvoftal@yahoo.com
URL http://www.oftalmologos.org/

Term of office: 2015 - 2017
President: Dr. Carlos Andrés López Gutérrez
Vice President: Dra. Daisy Maria Guardado de Alfonso
Secretary: Dr. Sidney Antonio Somoza Cienfuegos
ProSecretery: Dr. Andrés Cardenas Hormaza
Treasurer: Dr. Edgard Milton García Hernández
ProTreasurer: Dr. Eduardo Rivera Handal
Vocal: Dr. Gerardo López Aguilar
Vocal: Dr. Alejandro Napoleón Candray

country_flags/guatemala.gif GUATEMALA
Guatemalan Association of Ophthalmology
9a Calle 3-69 Edif El Campo Of. A-1
Guatemala City GUATEMALA
Tel: (502) 2366-6255
Fax: (502) 2337-2531
Email: asociaciondeoftalmologia@gmail.com
URL www.oftalmologosdeguatemala.org
Term of office: July 2015 - July 2017
President: Dr. Cristian Rolando Acevedo Campos
Vice President: Dra. Mariamercedes Palma Quiñónes
Secretary: Dr. Erick Vinicio Saénz Morales
Treasurer: Dra. Rhina María Piche López
country_flags/haiti.gif HAITI
Haitian Society of Ophthalmology
10 Ruelle Saint-Cyr
Port-au-Prince HAITI (W.I.)
Email: florence.burrreynaud@gmail.com
Term of office: 2016
President: Dr. Florence Burr-Reynaud
 
country_flags/honduras.gif HONDURAS

Honduran Society of Ophthalmology
Hospital y Clinica Santa Lucia
Blvd La Hacienda
Tegucigalpa, MDC HONDURAS
Tel:(504) 2239-2077
Email: sochonoft@gmail.comerwin.ochoa@gmail.com

Term of office: 2016 - 2018
President: Dr. Francisco A.S. Dacarett
country_flags/mexico.gif MEXICO
Mexican Society of Ophthalmology
Boston #99
Col. Nochebuena
Mexico 03720, DF MEXICO
Tel: (52-55) 5563-9393 or (52-55) 5563-7812
Fax: (52-55) 5611-1343
Email: info@smo.org.mx
URL http://www.smo.org.mx/smo/

Term of office: 2017
President: Dr. Luis Porfirio Orozco
Vice President: Dr. Marco Antonio De La Fuente Torre
General Secretary: Dra. Maria Estela Arroyo Yllanes
Treasurer: Dr. Jorge Jans Fromow Guerra
 

country_flags/nicaragua.gif NICARAGUA
Nicaraguan Society of Ophthalmology
Ofiplaza El Retiro Edif 7, 2do Piso Ste. 712
Managua, Nicaragua
Email: blancobarquero@hotmail.com
Term of office: 2015
President: Dr. Ramiro Blanco Barquero
 
country_flags/panama.gif PANAMA

Panamanian Society of Ophthalmology
Apartado 8870, Zona 5
Panama City, Panama
Tel: (507) 264-8101
Fax: (507) 263-9417
Email: fruiz1459@gmail.com

Term of office: 2015 - 2017
President: Dra. Rita Yee Chan
Vice President: Dr. Constantino Trapatsas
Secretary: Dr. Felix Ruiz
Treasurer: Dr. Miguel Wong
Vocal: Dr. Samuel Boyd
country_flags/paraguay.gif PARAGUAY
Paraguayan Society of Ophthalmology
Av. Brasilia 1155 e/Florida y Concordia
Asunción, PARAGUAY
Tel: (595-21) 28-3323
Fax: (595-21) 28-3323
Email: secretaria@spo.org.py
URL http://www.spo.org.py
Term of office: March 2015 - March 2017
President: Dr. Pablo Cibils Farrés
Past President: Dr. Walter Timcke Holst
Vice Presidente: Dra. Miriam Cano
Secretary: Dr. Juan Carlos ginés Benítez
Treasurer: Dr. Luis Báez Scheffer
Admin. Secretary: Patricia Barra
country_flags/peru.gif PERU
Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology
Parque Luis F. Villarán 957
San Isidro
Lima 27 Peru
Tel: (51-1) 440-2698
Fax: (51-1) 440-6740
Email: secretaria@spo.org.pe
URL: http://www.spo.org.pe
Term of office: 2015 - 2017
President: Dr. Miguel Risco
Vice President: Dra. Cecilia Contreras C.
Secretary: Dr. Felipe Torres Villanueva
Treasurer: Dr. Carlos Daniel Siverio Llosa
country_flags/portugal.gif PORTUGAL
Portuguese Society of Ophthalmology
Campo Pequeno 2-13º
Lisbon, 1000-078 PORTUGAL
Tel: (351) 21 782-0443
Fax: (351) 21 782-0445
Email: socportoftalmologia@gmail.com
URL http://www.spoftalmologia.pt/

Term of office: 2017 - 2018
President: Manuel Eduardo Teixeira Monteiro Grillo MD PhD
Vice President: Elisete Maria Vieira Brandão MD
Secretary-General: João Henriques Feijão MD
Treasurer: João Pereira Figueira MD PhD

country_flags/puerto.gif PUERTO RICO
Puerto Rico Ophthalmology Society
PO Box 366274
San Juan, PR 00936-6274
Tel: (787) 620-0170
Fax: (787) 620-0169
Email: info@oftalmologiapr.org
URL http://www.oftalmologiapr.org/
Term of office: 2016 - 2017
President: Dra. Vanessa López Beauchamp
 
country_flags/espanha.jpg SPAIN
Spanish Society of Ophthalmology
c/Arcipreste de Hita 14-1º derecha
Madrid 28015 SPAIN
Tel: (34-91) 544-8035
Fax: (34-91) 544-1847
Email: avpm@oftalmo.com
URL http://www.oftalmoseo.com
Term of office: 2015 - 2019
President: Dr. José Luis Encinas Martín
Vice President: Prof. Antonio Piñero Bustamante
Secretary: Prof. José Manuel Benítez del Castillo
Treasurer: Prof. Julián García Feijoó
Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Julián García-Feijoo
Admin. Secretary: Srta. Carolina García-Sicilia
country_flags/usa.gif UNITED STATES
American Academy of Ophthalmology
PO Box 7424
San Francisco, CA 94120
Tel: (415) 561-8500
Fax: (415) 561-8533
URL http://www.aao.org
Term of office: 2016
President: William L. Ritch III MD
President Elect: 
Chief Executive Officer: David W. Parke II MD
country_flags/uruguay.gif URUGUAY
Uruguayan Association of Ophthalmologists
Av. Damasco A. Larrañaga 3913 Ap 110 BL I
Montevideo Uruguay
Email: asuo@montevideo.com.uy
URL http://www.asuo.org.uy
Term of office: 2013-2015
President: Dr. Martín Sánchez
Vice President: Dra. Alicia Martínez
Secretary: Dr. Raúl Taboas
Treasurer: Dra. Andrea Fernández
Vocal: Dra. Jackeline Elias
Admin. Secretary: Sra. Rossana Lioi
country_flags/venezuela.gif VENEZUELA
Venezuelan Society of Ophthalmology
Av. Luis de Camoens, Boulevard La Jolla
Centro Empresarial Loma Vista, P 4, Of. 4-2
Urb. Macaracuay, Sector La Guairita
Caracas Venezuela
Tel/Fax: (58-212) 419-2644
Email: secretaria@svo.org.ve
URL http://www.svo.org.ve
Term of office: 2016-2018
President: Dr. José Luis Rincón Rosales
Vice President: Dr. Francisco A. Millán Moreno
Secretary: Dra. Morella Vega Colina
Treasurer: Dr. Tomas R. Heredia Fonseca
Publicity Secretary: Dr. Sigfrido Miranda Sarabia
Admin Secretary: Sra. Marilin Arecibia de Casanova
WEST INDIES

Ophthalmological Society of the West Indies
11 Igneri Road
Valsayn, South
Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies
Tel: (868) 662-1226
Fax: (868) 645-2363
Email: oswi10@hotmail.com
URL http://www.oswinet.org

Term of office: 2014 - 2016
President: Dr. Nigel Barker 
Vice President: Dr. Angelo Ramirez Curacao
Secretary/Treasurer: Dr. Ronnie Bhola Trinidad and Tobago
Assistant Secretary: Alfred L. Anduze Puerto Rico
Administrative Assistant: Alicia Paponette and Sasha Hosein

 

 
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