European Society of Ophthalmology

As the conflict in Ukraine further escalates, our thoughts are with our innocent Ukrainian colleagues and countrymen. Our concern is for their ultimate wellbeing while this humanitarian tragedy unfolds.

Read more
Register for SOE 2023


Latest News

Justyna Wójcik, Poland, SOE Grant Recipient, observership report from Vissum Grupo Miranza, Alicante, Spain

Posted on 11th January 2023 in SOE Grant Placement Reports

In December 2022 I had the opportunity to carry out a 4 week long observership at Vissum Grupo Miranza in Alicante, Spain. Prior to my arrival I was in contact with the Research Department assistant, who went above and beyond to help me prepare for my stay, answered all my questions incredibly quickly.  On my

More News

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.

Find out more

Latest Events


5th Optometric Conference of Central and Southeast Europe

21-23 Apr 2023

Split, Croatia

Please note: 

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

Join the mailing list