PAOF News

Message from the PAOF Chair

My Dear Colleagues, I would like to end this year with a note of gratitude to all my colleagues, friends and family who have supported the Pan-American and its education and prevention of blindness initiatives.  This year the Pan-American launched several new...

New Pan-American Programs in 2019

Several exciting Pan-American programs where launched in 2019.  Take a look.Enrique Graue Wiechers Award for Transformational LeadershipDr. Eduardo Alfonso of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida USA, received the first Enrique Graue Wiechers Award for...

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...

Message from the PAOF Chair

Dear Colleagues: In my experience, all the peoples of the Americas are very generous and supportive. We need to create a Pan-American culture of giving. We have the unique capability of setting the example for the rest of the community. We all can contribute in...

Message from the PAOF Chair

Dear Colleagues: One of the goals established at the recent PAAO board meeting was to provide more training and support opportunities to our Young Ophthalmologists in the Americas, Spain and Portugal. We are proud to announce the launching of a new program, the...