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Educator Sessions at PAAO 2019

25-28 May, 2019
Topic: Education
Location: Cancun ICC
Boulevard Kukulcan Mz. 48 Lt. 8 , Zona Hotelera
Cancun, Mexico
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This year's Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology (PAAO) Congress will take place in Cancún, Mexico from 25-29 May 2019, at the Cancun ICC. This year's PAAO Congress will include 3 Educator Sessions and an ICO reception for educators.

Saturday, 25 May 2019

08:30 – 10:00 Bacalar Room: Simposio Educación PAAO

Tecnología y Educación (en español) (Eduardo Viteri, Andreas Rojas, Emilio Raul Ladeveze, Yareni Iraís Martínez Montoya, Lisandro Carnielli, Eduardo Mayorga)   


08:30 – 10:00 Bacalar Room: Simposio Educación ICO

Competencias para Educadores (en español) (Ana Gabriela Palis, Manuel Alejandro Garza Leon, Jorge Valdez, Peter Quiros, Angela María Fernandez, Oscar V. Beaujon-Balbi, Helena Filipe)


Sunday, 26 May 2019


17:30 – 19:00 Hyatt Ziva Cancun Hotel Room Tikal


ICO Educator Reception

Join us at the ICO Educator Reception for light refreshments, learn about the ICO's educational programs, and enjoy socializing with your peers and colleagues. 

RSVP to the ICO Educator Reception at PAAO

Monday, 27 May 2019

16:45 – 17:30 Tulum Room: Simposio Educación ICO Exams and Fellowships

Benefits of ICO Exams (Luis Amaya, Nicola Quilter)

Overview of Fellowships and How to Submit a Successful Application (Cordula Gabel-Obermaier)



Funding for the ICO Educator Reception is provided in part by Laboratorios Sophia.


Funding for the ICO ophthalmic education sessions is provided in part by Johnson & Johnson Vision.


We thank all the supporters of the International Council of Ophthalmology’s Teaching the Teachers initiative and the donors of the ICO Fellowships Program.

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