Pan-American NewsThe Power of the Pan-American Network
“It was an easy decision for you to be our first international participant in the AAO Leadership Development Program and we both knew it would lead to the first multi-national program, the Pan Am Curso de Liderazgo. Your engaging manner easily convinced the elders that next generation colleagues deserved earlier opportunities and responsibilities — it was clear to me that you served others more than self.”Helen and Mike Brennan
“Recently I was reading your own words in a profile to celebrate your Academy EnergyEYES Award at the last AAO. I quote:
‘Mentoring – A Major Career Accomplishment’
‘Young Ophthalmologists don’t put up with any subterfuge. They make you honest, and they make you smart. So, mentoring has really been a way to stimulate my own development as a clinician and a scientist, as well a human being.’ Your own words show why you are so essential to Ophthalmology, to PAAO, to PAOF, to your many fellows in Latin America, and to me as a dear friend, mentor and admirer.”
Drs. Liana & Marcelo Ventura and family
Every year the American Academy of Ophthalmology recognizes organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to ophthalmology. The Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology is proud to announce that it will be presented the Distinguished...
The XXXIV Pan American Congress of Ophthalmology will be held at the Cancun Convention Center, Mexico, from May 25 to 29, 2019. This will be the sixth time that our country is hosting the most important academic event in the Americas: in 1952 the Fourth Congress...