Search for Next AUPO Executive Vice President Underway

Feb 03, 2024

The Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO) is searching for its next Executive Vice President (EVP). The EVP has broad leadership and administrative responsibilities. AUPO activities include its Annual Meeting, SFMatch, Fellowship Compliance, and Journal of Academic Ophthalmology (JAO).  Past and present Chairs of Ophthalmology are eligible. Interested individuals should contact Lisa Brown at

Journal of Academic Ophthalmology Receives PubMed Indexing

Jul 11, 2023

AUPO is pleased and excited to announce that the Journal of Academic Ophthalmology (JAO) is now indexed by PubMed. The indexing will include not only articles accepted for publication going forward, but also will include articles that have been published previously.

Residency and Fellowship Match 2022-23 Summary Reports Available

Apr 11, 2023

Summary reports on the 2022-23 Ophthalmology Residency and Fellowship Matches are now available! View the reports for the latest data.

Ophthalmology Residency Match Summary and Demographic Reports
Ophthalmology Fellowship Match Summary and Demographic Reports

Minority Ophthalmology Mentoring (MOM) Program 2021-22 Annual Report

Aug 26, 2022

The Minority Ophthalmology Mentoring program, a partnership between the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO), now in its fifth formal year, has assisted over 200 students through the dedication of volunteer ophthalmologists.

Since its inception, the program has made a real impact on medical students’ lives.

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Altus Assessments Used for Residency Match 2022-2023

Jul 29, 2022

A key component of the Altus Assessment holistic review process is Duet, which is a value-alignment assessment that provides programs with a standardized way to find applicants whose values and priorities for their education align with those of their program. Use this step-by-step guide to complete your program profile.


Ophthalmology Residency Match Statistics & Demographics Feb 2022

Mar 24, 2022

Summary reports for the February 2022 ophthalmology resident match are now available. Read more for overall statistics and demographics.
Residency Match Statistics Summary
Residency Match Demographics Summary

Ophthalmology Fellowship Match Statistics & Demographics Dec 2021

Mar 20, 2022

These reports provide an overview of the December 2021 Ophthalmology Fellowship Match and comparative data for prior years.
Fellowship Match Statistics Summary
Fellowship Match Demographics Summary

Minority Ophthalmology Mentoring (MOM) Program 2020 Annual Report

Sep 22, 2021

Read the report here.

Important Announcement from the AUPO Regarding Fellowship Applications

Aug 06, 2021

In order to accommodate fellowship program directors who need to review a large number of applications, SF Match will release applications for review beginning Monday, August 16.  The target application deadline remains September 1.  There is no advantage or disadvantage to completing the application before this date. No invitations for interviews will be offered before the previously stated date of September 1.

2021 Ophthalmology Residency Match Summary Report

Apr 12, 2021

The 2021 Ophthalmology Residency Match Summary Report is now available. View the Report here.