Meetings: Where science and friends connectThe Power of the Pan-American Network
Join UsBecome a part of the Pan-American Network. Members receive discounts to our meetings as well as many other benefits.
The Best of the Academy in Spanish takes place every year the day after the yearly American Academy meeting. The format is round table and Q&A. It is a great opportunity to catch topics you missed and share your favorites with your fellow PAAO members.
Regional Courses are held once or twice a year and vary in location. They usually coincide with the hosting countries national society meeting. We have held a regional course in virtually every South American country.
Each Congress awards are given out to outstanding ophthalmologists and educators.
- Gradle Medal for Good Teaching
- The Benjamin F. Boyd Humanitarian Medal Award for Service to the Americas
- Lions/PAAO Award in Blindness Prevention
- Paul Kayser / RRFGlobal Award
- Troutman-Véronneau Prize