Category: YO News

YO Activity at the annual AAO

Posted on 02nd November 2012 in YO News

The SOE YOs have collaborated with AAO and APAO YOs to present the symposium Modern Technologies and Techniques for young ophthalmologists to Know  at the forthcoming annual AAO Meeting in Chicago.SYM12, The symposium will take place on Sunday Nov 11, 2:30 pm. – 4:00 pm, Room S101AB  Anthony Khawaja, the Chair of the SOE YOs will be

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Dr. Iryna Gorodetska SOE Grant Placement Fundación Oftalmológica del Mediterráneo

Posted on 02nd November 2012 in Society News, YO News

Dr. Iryna Gorodetska Home institution: The Filatov Institute of Eye Diseases and Tissue Therapy (Odessa, Ukraine) Host institution: Fundación Oftalmológica del Mediterráneo, Valencia Observation time: June 18, 2011-July 27, 2011 (6 weeks)   First of all, I would like to thank to all the team of Fundación Oftalmológica del Mediterráneo  Valencia for their hospitable accommodation

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Irina Lisii SOE Grant Placement report

Posted on 11th September 2012 in Society News, YO News

As a 2nd year ophthalmology resident from Moldova and I had the fortunate opportunity to be accepted and  to spend 5 weeks at the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, West Sussex, England, UK. I would like to mention the efficient and very helpful communication i had prior to and during my visit with the clinic’s

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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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