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ESOPRS Webinars: Challenging Clinical Cases

Dear Colleagues, 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 held several webinars on various topics relating to challenging cases in Oculoplastics, Lacrimal and Orbital Surgery: a live ESOPRS Academy. We will continue in 2021... Read More

ESOPRS and AIMO partner societies

The Executive Council of ESOPRS is happy to announce the future collaboration of ESOPRS with the Associazione Italiana Medici Oculisti (AIMO) as partner societies. AIMO has about 1000 members, has a website and organizes Annual Meetings, which include oculoplastic symposia. ESOPRS looks forward to a fruitful exchange of scientific knowledge between the two societies and welcomes AIMO members to our Annual Meetings. www.oculistiaimo.it Read More

New ESOPRS Members 2020

We congratulate our new ESOPRS members, who were accepted at the 2020 ESOPRS Virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) of October 30th. There are fifteen new Full Members, two International Members, four Associate Members and two Candidate Members, giving a total of 23 new members. New Full members 2020 Sajid Ataullah, Manchester, United Kingdom Claire Daniel, London, United Kingdom Martin Emesz, Zell am See, Austria Pierre Escalas, Saint Herblain, France Korhan Fazil, Istanbul, Turkey Sri Gore, London, United Kingdom Tarang Gupta, London, England Gregor Hawlina, Ljubljana, Slovenia Monica Lang,... Read More


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

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

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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…
Read full review here

Partner Societies

Associate societies and groups

Sister Societies

American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)
Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS)

Partner Societies

British OculoPlastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)
Dutch Orbital Society (DOS)
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)
Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (JSOPRS)
Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (JSOPRS)

German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)
The Italian Society of Ophthalmology (SOI)
Associazione Italiana Medici Oculisti (AIMO)