It was announced at the SOE/AAO Joint Congress in Geneva that the new President for SOE is Stefan Seregard. Stefan Seregard is Professor of Ophthalmology, Karolinska Institutet, and Chairman of the Department of Vitreoretinal Diseases, St Eriks Eye Hospital Stockholm, Sweden. Stefan said ‘It is a great honour to become president of the European Society
Graduating participants from the class of 2009-2011 expressed their thanks at being part of the programme and highlighted that the programme had offered them insight into a range of subjects that they would not have necessarily had the opportunity to experience without the programme.
The meeting of the graduating class of 2009-20011 and the incoming class of 2011- 2013 took place at the Joint SOE /AAO Congress in Geneva. Prof Nikolas Bechrakis outlined the details of the programme for the new class. In addition some of the graduating class presented details of their projects which provided a stimulating meeting
We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting grant applications for 2012. Please visit the Grant page for further details SOE currently awards 80 Educational grants and 10 Teacher grants. Only grant applications made via the website will be considered. The closing date for all grant applications is 30th September 2011
The EuLDP Class 2009/2011 completed two very successful teaching modules on varying aspects of leadership in ophthalmology, that where held in Innsbruck in conjunction with the Management Center Innsbruck (www.mci.edu/en) from 10-12.3.2010 and in San Francisco from 13.-16.1.2011 in conjunction with the respective programmes of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the Pan American