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  1. Organizers

    Organizers Conference Organizers Committee Members

  2. Board of Trustees

    Board of Trustees The Board of Trustees is comprised of elected members from ARVO's 13 Scientific Sections along with elected and trustee-appointed officers. The president and vice president(s) are elected from within the Board each year. The executive vice president is elected by the general membership to a five-year term and is a voting member of the Board of Trustees. The ARVO executive director serves as an ex officio member of the Board. For more information on Board of Trustee duties,

  3. Organizers

    Organizers Meeting Organizers Champalimaud Foundation Scientific Program Liaison Guests of Honor Registration Sponsors

  4. Invited speakers

    Invited speakers Bettina Ryll Richard D. Carvajal Invited Speakers Registration Sponsors

  5. Members in Training Committee

    Members-in-Training Committee Members-in-Training Committee Description The Members-in-Training Committee (MIT) monitors the issues facing members-in-training and recommends ways for ARVO to respond. Our goals are to enhance the experience of MIT's at ARVO and to help provide avenues for them to learn about ways in which they can build successful careers in ophthalmology and vision research. Activities Increases organizational sensitivity to the concerns and needs of members-in-training.

  6. Advocacy and Outreach

    Advocacy and Outreach Committee Advocacy and Outreach Committee Description Under the direction of the Board of Trustees, the Advocacy and Outreach Committee (AOC) develops and implements activities that influence research policy and funding decisions globally; increases members’ interest and ability to educate the public and policymakers about the importance of vision research; increases public awareness of ARVO and vision research; and establishes ARVO as a trusted source of information. I

  7. Animals in Research Committee

    Animals in Research Committee Animals in Research Committee Description The Animals in Research Committee monitors the status of the use of animals in biomedical research and the impact upon ARVO members; provides a resource for eye and vision researchers whose work comes under scrutiny; assists the ARVO Board of Trustees with issues requiring policy decisions; and educates the membership on relevant issues to increase members' awareness of the importance of animal research in understanding

  8. Commercial Relationships Committee

    Commercial Relationships Committee Commercial Relationships Committee Description The Commercial Relationships Committee (CRC) monitors the status of commercial relationships of ARVO members who contribute to the Annual Meeting and publications. Activities Reviews ARVO's Commercial Relationships Policy and recommends changes. Monitors the use of the codes in abstracts accepted by ARVO and in articles accepted by IOVS. Sponsors Annual Meeting workshops and develops informational materials