The next SOE Congress will take place from 10–13 June in Barcelona Spain SOE 2017 European Society of Ophthalmology 10–13 June in Barcelona Spain

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I wish to express my sincere gratitude to SOE Educational Committee and Professor Marko Hawlina.  As the recipient of 2017 Educational Grant for ophthalmologists-in-training, I was given the opportunity to spend one-month at the St. Eriks Eye Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden. I chose Medical retina and Oculoplastic surgery department. My stay was well organized – I joined the outpatient […]

    SOE  and EJO were delighted to meet the SOE/EJO travel grant winners at SOE2017 in Barcelona, Spain. The Winners submitted the following abstracts to the Congress. Camila Koch, University of São Paulo, Sãp Paulo, Brazil Abstract title: Intraocular lens: economic considerations for public healthcare policies in cataract task forces and     Xi Chen, […]

SOE2017 wish to thank all delegates, speakers and Industry support for attending SOE2017 and making it such a successful comprehensive ophthalmic meeting. Without all your support, engagement and commitment in always striving for excellence within in the field of Ophthalmology we could not produce a meeting of such value and excellence. SOE continue to truly […]

In the YO Lounge today the YO’s had their first committee Assembly and Election. The YO Committee is now made up of the following elected members. Miguel Gonzalez Andrades, Spain, Radka Pontoppidan-Toms, Czech Republic, Simon Fung, UK, Amra Nadarevic Vodencarevic, Bosnia Herezegovina and Jelena Potic from Serbia.  

The SOE2017 Congress officially opened today. The SOE President, Jan Tjeerd  de  Faber welcomed everyone to Barcelona and highlighted the importance in this digital age for people to meet face to face and make new friends whilst sharing information during the Congress. The ceremony was made up of speeches from friends of SOE including Cynthia Bradford […]

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