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IOVS Special issue
View a special issue of IOVS journal on Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Global mentorship
Global mentors and mentees talk relationship building
Recorded sessions
Watch select session recordings from ARVO 2018
9 poster tips
How to make a great research poster in 9 easy steps

ARVO members among 2018 Champalimaud Vision Award winners

Seven scientists were recognized for their extraordinary scientific advances which led to the successful treatment of a genetic cause of childhood blindness, a version of Leber Congenital Amaurosis, and demonstrated the potential for future developments in gene therapy to cure other inherited diseases.
Renew your membership
Now is the time to renew your ARVO membership for 2019
Annual Meeting abstracts
View the ARVO 2018 published abstracts in the IOVS journal
Publications grant
Apply for ARVO’s Publications Grant, available to authors who need funding assistance to publish in one of our three journals
Journal of Vision is accepting manuscripts for the Special Issue on Prediction in Perception and Action, through Oct. 15

Get to know ARVO President Steven J. Fliesler

Steven Fliesler, PhD, FARVO, began his one-year term as the ARVO president after the 2018 Annual Meeting. Fliesler, vice-chairman and director of research at State University of New York-Buffalo / VA Medical Center-Buffalo, also serves as the ARVO Retinal Cell Biology Section Trustee. He offers a glimpse into his professional background and vision for ARVO during his tenure as president in a recent interview with ARVONews.

Upcoming Events

New abstract deadline for ARVO 2019

Note that the deadline to submit an abstract for the ARVO 2019 Annual Meeting in Vancouver is Nov. 30, 2018.

Vision Community Calendar

View upcoming events around the world in ARVO's Vision Community Calendar. Add your own event to the listing by following the link to the form on the calendar page.

Plan your stay at ARVO 2019

Book your hotel room now and get the best selection for ARVO 2019 in Vancouver, Canada, April 28 - May 2

Latest news

Visit our Press Room to see the latest eye and vision research news and view ARVO press releases.

Telling the story of OCT

Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a technology invented by ARVO members that helps preserve patients' sight, saves taxpayers billions of dollars and enables further discoveries in science and medicine. See how ARVO has shared the impact of OCT with vision scientists, patients, and policymakers.