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AAO 2019 Highlights

Here are some of the highlights from the PAAO activities at the 2019 Academy.

SOPANOP Travel Award: Dr. Adriana Velasco y Levy

My name is Adriana Velasco and I am an oculoplastic ophthalmologist graduated in 2018 from the Instituto Conde de Valenciana and trained by Dr. José Luis Tovilla and his team. Through SOPANOP / Allergan I was…

PAAO President’s Message

October 2019

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

Help identify the Great Challenges in Global Eye Health

On behalf of the Lancet Commission on Global Eye Health, Professor Matthew Burton and Professor Hannah Faal would like to invite PAAO members to participate in a study aimed at identifying the “great challenges” in global eye health.

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PAAO 2021

The next PAAO congress will be in  Buenos Aires!

26-29 May 2021

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PARD 2020

Pan-American Research Day

2 May 2020

Baltimore, Maryland

Message from the PAOF Chair

The Pan-American has participated in another Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology that recently took place in San Francisco. One of the highlights of my stay was the Circle of Vision Luncheon.

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Message from the PAOF Chair

Dear Colleagues: When you donate to the Pan-American Ophthalmological Foundation, you create opportunities to meet new people who believe in the same causes that inspire you. When you let your friends and family know of your charitable donations, they may find...

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