Society News

SOE Educational Committee

Posted on 07th September 2012 in Society News

SOE are delighted to announce that the SOE Educational Committee which will continue to be chaired by Marko Hawlina with the following new committee members, Jan Ulrik Prause, Alistair Fielder, Bente Haughom, and Anthony Khawaja. The committee will be responsible for execution and planning of educational aspects of SOE activities such as allocation of grants

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40th Nordic Ophthalmology Congress

Posted on 29th August 2012 in Society News

Tero Kivelä addresses the audience of the Concordia Symposium at the 40th Nordic Ophthalmology Congress, August 24-28 in Helsinki, Finland. Professor Kivelä had arranged a session attended by representatives from SOE, EVER and EBO. Stefan Seregard, President of SOE spoke on the significance of the SOE Education Grants. Applications can still be submitted via the

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Charamis Medal and Henkes Medal Announcement for 2013

Posted on 15th August 2012 in Society News

At the recent SOE Board Meeting members voted for the Charamis Medal to be awarded to Ioannis Pallikaris, Greece. The medal is given by the Hellenic Ophthalmological Society every 4 years to a European ophthalmologist for their great achievement in the field of ophthalmic surgery. The Charamis Medal has previously been awarded to: R. Collin,

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Election of new SOE Treasurer

Posted on 15th August 2012 in Society News

At the recent SOE Board Meeting it was announced that the current Treasurer Prof. Jonasson would be standing down from the position. Therefore it was necessary to elect a new Treasurer. Dr. de Faber of The Netherlands was unaniomously voted in. The President welcomed Dr. de Faber to the Executive Committee and thanked Prof.Jonasson for his service to

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Election of new Associated Organisations

Posted on 15th August 2012 in Society News

At the recent SOE Board meeting in Reykjavik the SOE YO’s and the EULDP programme were describe by the President as ‘hard working and integral to SOE’. In light of their considerable work and importance to the society both organisations were elected as Associated Organisations with  a representative to attend all future Board Meetings. As Director of the

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