European Society of Ophthalmology

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Cristina Scerbatiuc, Republic of Moldova observership report from Eye Hospital, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Slovenia

Posted on 25th September 2023 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports

I would like to thank SOE Educational Grant for giving me the chance to spend two weeks as a fellow at the Department of ophthalmology at the University Medical Center Ljubljana, Slovenia, in September 2023. I would like to express my gratitude to the entire staff at the University Eye Hospital of Ljubljana as well

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SOE Webinar series
SOE have produced a series of comprehensive Ophthalmology webinars covering a wide range of topics with international speakers and experts. To view any of the webinars click here 


European Journal of Ophthalmology

The European Journal of Ophthalmology (EJO) is the official journal of SOE.

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European Society of Ophthalmologists
Young Ophthalmologists

The SOE Young Ophthalmologists group (SOE YO) aims to serve the collective needs of YOs in Europe who are in training or in their first 5 years of independent practice.

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Latest Events


1st International Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) Course – Turkish Ophthalmological Association Retinopathy of Prematurity Commission

28-30 Sep 2023

Ankara TODEM


XXI Romanian Society National Congress of Ophthalmology

4-7 Oct 2023

International Conference Center
Sinaia Romania

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