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Virtual Full and International Members Meeting, ESOPRS Annual General Meeting 2020   The Virtual Meeting will be held on Friday October 30th, at 17.30 CEST. Please save-the-date! Further details regarding the Virtual Meeting are available here  https://www.esoprs.eu/about-esoprs/annual-meetings/esoprs-agm-2020/ , as well as the Minutes of the AGM 2019 and list of membership applications 2019-2020. Looking very much forward to seeing all of you online soon, Yours sincerely, Dion Paridaens Secretary of ESOPRS Read More

Obituary Prof. Dr. Holger Busse

Obituary Prof. Dr. Holger Busse, 1.1.1945 – 29.8.2020 It is our sad duty to announce the unexpected passing of our friend and colleague Holger Busse last Saturday, 29.8.2020. As many of us will know, Holger was one of the founders of ESOPRS in the early eighties last century. He was the Chair of the University Eye Hospital in Münster for 24 years from 1986 – 2010. In 1998/99, Prof. Busse was President of the German Ophthalmological Society, DOG. In 2001-2003... Read More

ESOPRS Webinars: Challenging Clinical Cases, Oct 23rd 2020

Dear Colleagues, FRIDAY 23 OCTOBER 4.30 PM CEST, CHALLENGING CLINICAL CASES https://www.esoprs.eu/news/event/esoprs-academy-challenging-clinical-cases/ As we all know, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented public health challenge, and we were forced to postpone our Annual Meeting a full year. Hopefully we will physically meet again in Naples in September 2021. In the meantime, to serve our members and those interested in our teaching activities, we will hold several webinars on various topics relating to challenging cases in Oculoplastics, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery: a live... Read More

With great sadness, we announce the passing of our colleague Tony Tyers

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we must let you know of the passing of our colleague Tony Tyers. As many of you will know, Tony bore a progressive illness over the past few years with characteristic strength, resilience, and commitment both to his family and his work. He was a great teacher, a towering authority in ophthalmology, and a true friend to us all. Amongst his many contributions, Tony will be remembered for his colour atlas... Read More

A message of support from your ANZSOPS colleagues

Dear ESOPRS Colleagues, A message of support from your ANZSOPS colleagues In a breathtakingly short time the COVID-19 pandemic has spread across the world bringing terrible loss of life, wreaking havoc with health services and threatening the livelihood of millions as businesses struggle to remain afloat during widespread lockdown of entire countries. Many of you, your families, friends and colleagues will already have been affected by these events. To those who have lost loved ones or colleagues, we extend our most heartfelt... Read More

Recommendations for oculoplastic surgeons during the COVID-19 pandemic

Updated: 5th April 2020 Dear ESOPRS Members, The current COVID-19 pandemic – caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) – has caused an unprecedented international public health challenge. Having first spread in parts of China, it has subsequently spread to more than 100 other countries, with Italy, Spain, and Germany currently bearing the brunt of the disease and its complications in Europe. Although the great majority of individuals affected by COVID-19 will have mild to moderate symptoms, the virus is highly... Read More

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Review of 38th Annual Meeting of ESOPRS in Hamburg

Reflections on the 38th Annual Meeting of ESOPRS in Hamburg  and a glance at the ESOPRS Winter Meeting in Val d’Isere in January 23-25, 2020 and upcoming events…
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American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)
Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS)

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British OculoPlastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)
Dutch Orbital Society (DOS)
German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)
The Italian Society of Ophthalmology (SOI)
Nordic Society of Oculoplastic & Reconstructive Surgery (NOSOPRS)
Israeli Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ISOPRS)
SBCPO – Brazilian Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOSS)
SBCPO – Brazilian Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOSS)