Category: Society News

Jelena Potic MD, PhD

Posted on 31st October 2019 in Society News, YO News

SOE Representative in AAO Leadership Development Program XXII, Class of 2020 Jelena Potic, MD, PhD was recognized at AAO 2019 in San Francisco for her selection to the Academy’s 22nd Leadership Development Program (LDP) class. Dr. Potic joins 19 other ophthalmologists from the United States in the LDP XXII, class of 2020. Dr. Potic’s incoming

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13th National Congress Bulgarian Society of Ophthalmology

Posted on 29th October 2019 in Society News

The 13 National Congress of the Bulgarian Society of Ophthalmology was held in Borovetz from 24-27 October 2019. The meeting included the SOE Lecture awarded to Assoc. prof. Hristina Blagoeva. The International symposium ” Challenges in Ophthalmology ”  session was well received and included past and present EuLDP participants.  

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Irina Turcanu from Romania, Observership Report at FISABIO Hospital, Valencia, Spain

Posted on 21st October 2019 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports, YO News

I express my gratitude to Professor Marko Hawlina and the European Society of Ophthalmology for awarding me the Educational Grant for Ophthalmologists-in-training and the opportunity to do an observership in gorgeous Valencia, at the FISABIO Hospital. It was an amazing educational experience. From the pathology variety and cutting edge treatment options to the cultural influences

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AAO Award Winner Marie Louise Roed Rasmussen

Posted on 13th October 2019 in Society News, YO News

Congratulations to Marie Louise Roed Rasmussen who has been awarded the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2019 Secretariat award. The award recognises individuals for their special abilities to ophthalmology and the Academy. Marie Louise has been recognised by the Academy for bridging the efforts of the YO Academy committee, YO International Sub -committee and SOE YO

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AAO 2019 YO Activities

Posted on 09th October 2019 in Society News, YO News

For all details on all YO activities at AAO 2019 click here Included are the following; Special YO events, course recommendations from YO Committee, publishing opportunities for YOs and so much more! Not to be missed 12/10/19  Ophthalmology around the Globe – in the YO Lounge ‘Power Hour’ 14/10/19  YO International course: global ophthalmology  Visit

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