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PAAO President’s Message

Dear Friends, I remember how winning the Select Free Paper prize in 1992 changed my life.  The winning prize was to present my paper at the Joint Spanish, Portuguese and PAAO Societies meeting in Sevilla, Spain. What an amazing experience.  I wanted to recreate...

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Message from the PAOF Chair

Dear Colleagues, Technology and the internet have transformed the landscape of education and how we learn over the last 25 years.  The prodigious abundance of technical information available at our fingertips grows daily.  In our industry, speed has become...

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Suel Abujamra 1933-2018

Prof. Dr. Suel Abujamra devoted his life to Ophthalmology in Brazil as he used to say: "mobilize and raise awareness about all blindness that could be avoided." He passed away on December 29, 2018, after bravely fighting among doctors at Sírio Libanes Hospital and...

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