• International Young Ophthalmologists Event


    International young ophthalmologists at AAO 2017 are invited to attend a networking and informational event, "Ophthalmology Around the Globe – A YO's Perspective." The event takes place:

    Monday, 13 November
    16:30 – 17:30
    Morial Convention Center
    International Lounge, Room 223

    The event is hosted by the Academy’s YO International Subcommittee and Global Alliances Secretariat. Meet Academy and YO leaders from around the world and learn about ways to get involved with the Academy.

    Hear the latest about resources such as the Global Directory of Training Opportunities and EyeWiki®, and find out how you can participate.

    About the International Lounge

    The International Lounge, located at Room 223, provides a space for international attendees to enjoy refreshments and connect with colleagues. The International Lounge will be open Saturday to Monday, from 08:00 – 17:30, and on Tuesday, from 08:00 – 15:00.

    Assistance will be available in English, Spanish and Portuguese. The lounge will also feature a photobooth open Saturday to Monday, from 10:00 – 16:00.