Category: YO News

YO Activities at WOC 2012

Posted on 05th March 2012 in YO News

During the World Ophthalmology Congress (WOC 2012) in Abu Dhabi, the world’s largest gathering of eye specialists, a session aimed specifically for young ophthalmologists took place 20 February at 8.30am. WOC 2012 – is hosted in the region by the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology for the first time – is providing this platform

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EBO Experience

Posted on 19th January 2012 in YO News

EBO Experience-Maria Milia, Greece-May 2011 Passing the EBO examination was a goal I set when I started my last year of training in Ophthalmology in Greece after completing 3 years of Ophthalmology in the UK. The EBO exam is becoming more and more popular with Greek trainees and I thought it would be a challenge

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SOE YO Activities at WOC 2012

Posted on 13th December 2011 in YO News

Education Without Borders – the Future for Young Ophthalmologists  This session has been developed jointly by the YO committees of MEACO, SOE and AAO.  The theme for the session is education, the issues young ophthalmologists across the globalising world are now facing, and how best to make the most of opportunities, and face challenges.  The

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YO Reception Geneva

Posted on 15th June 2011 in YO News

SOE YO Reception The YO reception was very well attended by YOs representing all corners of Europe.  SOE and UEMS leadership also attended and mingled with the YOs.  Anthony Khawaja, chair of the SOE YO committee addressed the attendees, as did Stefan Seregard, later to be announced as new SOE president.  Also in attendance to

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