Category: Society News

YO Committee Residency Programmes Article

Posted on 30th March 2022 in Society News, YO News

Comparative analysis of European residency programs: benchmarking and harmonizing ophthalmology training in Europe, published by The Royal College of Ophthalmologists. BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: This study aims to benchmark the training programs of European ophthalmology residents. SUBJECTS/METHODS: An online survey, aimed at European ophthalmology residents in training and those within two years of completion, was sent through the

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Ana Ćurić, Croatia, observership report from LMU Klinikum der Universität München, Germany

Posted on 25th March 2022 in Society News, SOE Grant Placement Reports

I spent my observership at the Department for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. I have only positive experience with doctors and orthoptists. My training was very useful, I expanded my knowledge and clinical skills, and learned a lot, especially in the field of strabismus. I especially commend the Head of the Department prof. dr. Ehrt who

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YO General Election Update

Posted on 14th March 2022 in Society News, YO News

Dear SOE National Reps and SOE YOs community Our SOE YO committee have been considering the virtual elections planned at the end of this month.  With Ukraine and potentially neighbouring countries facing serious difficulties voting, plus the lack of face-to-face meetings due to the pandemic, there has been a lack of general live discussion for

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Resources for Aspiring Young Ophthalmologists

Posted on 14th February 2022 in Society News, YO News

In the attached article Raymond Zhou and Janice C. Law, MD offer a roundup of select online educational platforms for ophthalmology trainees. The Webpage covers a number of educational e-resources for young ophthalmologists. Visit the webpage to access the article and for full information:

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SOE Webinar Series

Posted on 14th December 2021 in Society News, YO News

To register for the next in the series of the SOE Webinars click on the links below   Oculoplastics International Oculoplastics – Latest DevelopmentsDate: Friday 17 DecemberTime: 1600-1730hrs CETRegister at Cataract Complex Cataracts for Candidate FEBOS-CRDate: Friday 17 DecemberTime: 1830-2000hrs CET Register at For the full webinar programme go to –

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