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ICO Annual Conference – Killarney

Posted on 31st May 2023 in Society News

The ICO Annual Conference in Killarney was a great success last week. Over 200 ophthalmologists gathered for the three-day scientific conference which was held at The Great Southern, Killarney (22nd – 24th May) to hear the latest clinical developments in the specialty from eye experts at home and abroad. Dr Geraldine Comer, Consultant Medical Ophthalmologist,

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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.

For more information on EJO  click here.



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


XXI Romanian Society National Congress of Ophthalmology

4-7 Oct 2023

International Conference Center
Sinaia Romania


10th Evolving Practice of Ophthalmology Middle East Conference (EPOMEC) 2023

23-25 Nov 2023

Grand Hyatt Dubai

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There are an increasing number of fraudulent websites that impersonate SOE 2019. We would like to alert all participants to be aware of possible scams and to strongly advise you to only use the official SOE 2019 Website as well as the official SOE 2019 accommodation agency A111.

Any other companies are in no way connected with SOE 2019, the European Society of Ophthalmology or A111 and we therefore cannot vouch for the services they are offering. We strongly advise you to not share any credit card details with them. Unfortunately, these fraudulent websites cannot be prevented and we sincerely regret all your inconveniences

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