It was announced at the SOE/AAO Joint Congress in Geneva that the new President for SOE is Stefan Seregard. Stefan Seregard is Professor of Ophthalmology, Karolinska Institutet, and Chairman of the Department of Vitreoretinal Diseases, St Eriks Eye Hospital Stockholm, Sweden.
Stefan said ‘It is a great honour to become president of the European Society of Ophthalmology. Having worked for the Society as Secretary General for 4 Years I look forward to continuing to develop the excellent work of the Society, its Educational programmes and Congress.’
The position of Secretary General is now held by Thomas Fenech who is the Chairman at the department of Ophthalmology Mater Dei hospital Malta.