Argentina Chapter Affiliate celebrated 7th annual meeting in Cordoba
Originally published in the Winter/Spring 2011 issue of
Asociación de Investigación en Visión y Oftalmologia (AIVO) held its largest ever annual meeting on November 19–20, 2010 in Cordoba, Argentina. Attendance at the AIVO meeting has continuously increased.
At this year’s meeting, there were 80 attendees from different universities and research centers in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Venezuela. The two keynote lectures featured ARVO members Dora Fix-Ventura, PhD, from the University of São Paulo, and Peter Campochiaro, MD, FARVO, from Johns Hopkins University. In addition, roughly 200 young ophthalmolgists also attended joint sessions that were organized with Residents of South Core (EROC) and the Young Ophthalmologists of Cordoba (AJOC).