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AUPO Academic Leadership Development Program Nominations Due November 15

Nov 08, 2019

The inaugural AUPO Academic Leadership Development program will debut in July 2020. Nominations are open through November 15, 2019. The purpose of this program is to identify individuals with the interest in and potential for leadership positions in academic ophthalmology. View Brochure or Nominate

Minority Ophthalmology Mentoring Program Annual Report 2018 - 2019

Sep 01, 2019

After a two-year pilot program, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology is pleased to share the 2018-2019 Annual Report for the Minority Ophthalmology Mentoring program. Read Report

ACGME Ophthalmology Milestones Comments Due Sept 3

Aug 15, 2019

A new draft of the ACGME ophthalmology Milestones are available for review. The Milestones reporting data, along with other survey results and comments, informed the changes. The Work Group also created a Supplemental Guide to enhance understanding of the Milestones. Feedback from end users is an important part of the process.

To comment by September 3, 2019 Complete the ophthalmology survey

Download a copy of the Ophthalmology Supplemental Guide draft

 

Residency and Fellowship Match Statistics Available

Mar 09, 2019

Review the latest statistics for ophthalmology residency and fellowship matches. 

 

Gender and Ethnicity Data for Ophthalmology Residency 2019

Mar 09, 2019

Updated gender and ethnicity data for ophthalmology residency for the years 2016 - 2019 is now available. View or download the report.

Case Western Reserve Receives AAO Commitment to Advocacy Award

Feb 07, 2019

At the 2019 AUPO Annual Meeting Case Western Reserve University, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, was announced as the recipient of the AAO Commitment to Advocacy Award.

Fall 2018 Issue of News & Views

Sep 28, 2018

Catch up on AUPO news by reading the Fall 2018 issue of News & VIews. Included in this issue are updates from AUPO associate member councils, National Eye Institute and Research to Prevent Blindness. Preliminary 2019 Annual Meeting schedules available for review. Catch up on the Minority Ophthalmology Mentoring program and more! Read now or Download pdf

AUPO PGY-1 Survey Results 2018

Sep 13, 2018

One hundred (100) accredited ophthalmology residency training programs across the country responded to AUPO's survey regarding the ACGME's proposal for a mandatory PGY-1; the high response rate signaling the active interest in this resolution.  Review Survey Results 

AUPO 2018 Awardees Selected

Jul 27, 2018

Congratulations to Drs. Jayakrishna Ambati, Preston Blomquist, and Daniel Knoch who have been selected as 2018 AUPO Awardees. Read full announcement

Michael Belin Receives AAO Secretariat Award

Jul 27, 2018

Dr. Belin, Chair of the AUPO Fellowship Compliance Committee (AUPO FCC) Board of Managers, has been selected for the 2018 American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Secretariat Award. The award recognizes Dr. Belin’s special contributions to the Academy and to ophthalmology, for his help in shepherding the taxonomy codes through the National Uniform Coding Committee. Congratulations Michael!