President: Nicola Freeman; SOUTH AFRICA
Executive Committee: Gideon du Plessis, Ismail Mayet; SOUTH AFRICA
Immediate past president: Tony Murray; SOUTH AFRICA
Contact Person: Dr. Nicola Freeman
The South African Society of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (SASPOS) was formed in March 2013. The aims of SASPOS are to advance education, research and quality of clinical practice in the fields of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, and to provide an opportunity for colleagues with an interest in these fields to meet.
SASPOS now has more than 36 members and includes Orthoptists, General Ophthalmologists, Retinal Surgeons, and Oculoplastic Surgeons with a special interest in Paediatric Ophthalmology.
Past meetings :
South African Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (SASPOS) Sub specialty sessions were held at the annual meeting of the Ophthalmology Society of South African (OSSA), 2017
15-19 March 2017 | JOHANNESBURG
South African Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (SASPOS) Sub specialty sessions will be held at the annual meeting of the Ophthalmology Society of South African (OSSA), 2019
20-24 March 2019 | CAPE TOWN
The Paediatric Ophthalmology Department at the University of Cape Town & Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital has a couple fellowship opportunities available. Click here for more information on the Clinical (clinical + surgery) & Clinical + Research (clinical + research + limited surgery) fellowships offered. Please contact Dr. Nicola Freeman for any further information.