Society News

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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SOE YO Lounge Geneva 2011

Posted on 15th June 2011 in YO News

                                                                                    SOE YO Lounge The YO Lounge was a room exclusively for the use of YOs during the congress, to relax in comfortable surroundings, help themselves to food and refreshments, make use of the computers, and meet fellow YOs from across the globe.  This was a huge success and, at busy periods, the lounge was

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SOE YO Activities Geneva Congress

Posted on 15th June 2011 in YO News

                                               SOE YO Activities Geneva                            Think or Sink: avoiding complications in cataract surgery This symposium, organised by the SOE YO committee and directed at young ophthalmologists training in cataract surgery, was hugely popular.  It was so well attended, there were many participants stood at the back and sides due to

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New SOE President and Secretary General Announced

Posted on 13th June 2011 in Society News

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

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