Partner National Societies

The Power of the Pan-American Network

Our partner National Societies are integral to the Pan-American Network. They host our meetings and we visit their meetings. We work together to further education and research to end eye disease and blindness. 

Argentine Council of Ophthalmology
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
President: Dr. Javier Casiraghi

Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology

Rua Casa do Ator 1117 cj 21
Sao Paulo, SP 04546-004 BRAZIL
Tel: (55-11) 3266-4000

President: Dr. Jose Augusto Alves Ottaiano

Colombian Society of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dra. Angela Fernandez D.

Dominican Society of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dr. Jose G. Asilis Mera

Haitian Society of Ophthalmology
Haitian Society of Ophthalmology

10 Ruelle Saint-Cyr
Port-au-Prince HAITI (W.I.)

President: Dr. Florence Burr-Reynaud

Panamanian Society of Ophthalmology

Apartado 8870, Zona 5
Panama City, Panama
Tel: (507) 264-8101
Fax: (507) 263-9417

President: Dra. Rita Yee Chan

Portuguese Society of Ophthalmology
Portuguese Society of Ophthalmology

Campo Pequeno 2-13º
Lisbon, 1000-078 PORTUGAL
Tel: (351) 21 782-0443
Fax: (351) 21 782-0445

President: Manuel Eduardo Teixeira Monteiro Grillo MD PhD

Spanish Society of Ophthalmology
Spanish Society of Ophthalmology

c/Arcipreste de Hita 14-1º derecha
Madrid 28015 SPAIN
Tel: (34-91) 544-8035
Fax: (34-91) 544-1847

President: Dr. José Luis Encinas Martín

Uruguayan Association of Ophthalmologists
Uruguayan Association of Ophthalmologists

Av. Damasco A. Larrañaga 3913 Ap 110 BL I
Montevideo Uruguay

President: Dra. Andrea Merrone

American Academy of Opthalmology
American Academy of Opthalmology

PO Box 7424
San Francisco, CA 94120
Tel: (415) 561-8500
Fax: (415) 561-8533
President: Keith D. Carter MD

Canadian Ophthalmological Society
Canadian Ophthalmological Society

1525 Carling, Ste. 610
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R9 CANADA
Tel: (613) 729-6779
Fax: (613) 729-7209

President: Yvonne Buys MD

Costarican Association of Ophthalmology
Costarican Association of Ophthalmology

PO Box 8040-1000
San José COSTA RICA
Tel: (506) 2203-2020
Fax: (506) 2291-5784

President: Dr. Felipe Centeno Rodríguez

Ecuadorian Society of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dr. Ramiro Almeida

Honduran Society of Ophthalmology
Honduran Society of Ophthalmology

Hospital y Clinica Santa Lucia
Blvd La Hacienda
Tegucigalpa, MDC HONDURAS
Tel: (504) 2239-2077

President: Dr. Gabriela López

Mexican Society of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dr. Marco De La Fuente Torres

Paraguayan Society of Ophthalmology
Paraguayan Society of Ophthalmology

Av. Brasilia 1155 e/Florida y Concordia
Asunción, PARAGUAY
Tel: (595-21) 28-3323
Fax: (595-21) 28-3323

President: Dr. Pablo Cibils Farrés

Puerto Rico Ophthalmology Society
Puerto Rico Ophthalmology Society

PO Box 366274
San Juan, PR 00936-6274
Tel: (787) 620-0170
Fax: (787) 620-0169

President: Dra. Wandsy Velez Vazquez

Venezuelan Society of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dr. Francisco A. Millán Moreno

Bolivian Society of Ophthalmology
Bolivian Society of Ophthalmology

President: Dr. Ximena Arze Garcia

Chilean Society of Ophthalmology
Chilean Society of Ophthalmology

Av.Luis Pasteur 5280 Of. 104
Vitacura
Santiago, CHILE
Tel/Fax: (56-2) 2185950 – 2190969 – 2192163 – 2190842

President: Dr. Mauricio Lopez

Cuban Society of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dr. Juan Raul Hernández Silva

Guatemalan Association of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dr. Cristian Rolando Acevedo Campos

Nicaraguan Society of Ophthalmology
Nicaraguan Society of Ophthalmology

Ofiplaza El Retiro Edif 7, 2do Piso Ste. 712
Managua, Nicaragua

President: Dra. Gloria Gaitan Gutierrez

Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology
Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology

Parque Luis F. Villarán 957
San Isidro
Lima 27 Peru
Tel: (51-1) 440-2698
Fax: (51-1) 440-6740

President: Dr. Luis Izquierdo Jr.

Salvadorian Association of Ophthalmology
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

President: Dr. Sidney A. Somoza Cienfuegos

Ophthalmological Society of the 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

President: Dr. Terrence Allen