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  • Heroes of Vision

    Read Heroes of Vision about nine extraordinary Academy members sharing their perspectives on the challenges and rewards of providing eye care internationally.

    Host Programs

    Support an ophthalmologist from a low- and lower-middle-income country through one of Academy’s Host Programs — Host an Ophthalmologist or the Rotary Club Host Project.

    Global EyeCare Volunteer Registry

    The Global EyeCare Volunteer Registry connects professionals who are interested in becoming international volunteers with organizations seeking ophthalmic volunteers. Explore the platform today. It is quick and easy to create your account and start searching for opportunities. If you are an organization, you can add your openings and search for volunteers.   

    Education Distribution Project

    Learn more about the Education Distribution Project through which the AAO provides educational materials to ophthalmology programs in low- and lower-middle-income countries.