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AAO Eye Wiki is an ophthalmic wiki where ophthalmologists, other physicians, patients and the public can view an eye encyclopedia of content written by ophthalmologists covering the vast spectrum of eye disease, diagnosis and treatment. Any qualified ophthalmologist, or ophthalmologist in training, is invited to contribute content to the wiki and post it immediately. For content guidelines and more information see About EyeWiki and Getting Started. EyeWiki is a collaboration between the American Academy of Ophthalmology and these societies.


Andrew P. Schachat, MD

James C. Folk, MD

H. Richard McDonald, MD

Joan W. Miller, MD

Executive Secretary
Lawrence J.  Singerman, MD

Established 1977
Lawrence Singerman - Founder

Committee Chairs

Paul Sternberg, Jr., MD

By-Laws Chair
Ivana Kim, MD

Glenn J. Jaffe, MD

Meeting Planning
Peter K. Kaiser, MD

G. Baker Hubbard, III, MD

Judy E. Kim, MD

Research & Education
Richard F. Spaide, MD

Cynthia Toth, MD

AAO Representative
Michael J. Elman, MD

International Representative
Gabriel J. Coscas, MD

Young Member
R.V. Paul Chan, MD

Past Presidents

Arnall Patz, MD
J. Donald M. Gass, MD
Morton F. Goldberg, MD
Robert C. Watzke, MD
Stephen J. Ryan, MD
John G. Clarkson, MD
David H. Orth, MD
Alexander J. Brucker, MD
Lee M. Jampol, MD
Thomas M. Aaberg, MD
Travis A. Meredith, MD
Kurt A. Gitter, MD
William F. Mieler, MD
Daniel Finkelstein, MD
Lawrence A. Yannuzzi, MD
Evangelos S. Gragoudas, MD
Jerry A. Shields, MD
Michael L. Klein, MD
Emily Y. Chew, MD
Mark S. Blumenkranz, MD
Neil M. Bressler, MD
Paul Sternberg, Jr., MD
Gil Grand, MD

Meetings & Programs

2017 Macula Society Annual Meeting
Singapore, June 7-10


40th Anniversary Macula Society Meeting
June 7-10, 2017
Shangri- La Hotel, Singapore

Important Dates to remember:
  • September 19, 2016 -40th Annual Macula Society Meeting Member registration site opens
  • September 19, 2016- 40th Annual Macula Society Meeting Supporter meeting registration site opens
  • January 2, 2017- 40th Annual Macula Society Meeting Abstract Submission Site opens
  • January 15, 2017- 1st Early Bird Meeting Registration Deadline
  • February 13, 2017- Second call for 2017 meeting abstracts
  • March 3, 2017 - 40th Annual Macula Society meeting abstract submission deadline
  • March 20, 2017- All supporter logos and information for mobile APP due
  • April 2, 2017- Members notified of accepted abstracts
  • April 14, 2017- 2nd Early Bird meeting Registration Deadline
  • April 15, 2017- 40th Annual Macula Society Program Site is live
  • April 15, 2017- Deadline for sponsor commitment to be recognized and artwork received for promotional book
  • May 5, 2017- Deadline for registering sponsor representatives
  • May 5, 2017- Deadline for full refund for cancelled meeting registration
  • June 6, 2017- Deadline for 50% refund for cancelled meeting registration; NO refund after June 6, 2017
  • June 7-10, 2017- Macula Society 40th Anniversary meeting, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore 

Save The Date2018 Annual Meeting, The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills, California, Feb 21-24

Annual Meeting Archive

2016 Miami, Florida
2015 Scottsdale, Arizona
2014 Key Largo, Florida
2013 Dana Point, California
2012 Jerusalem, Israel
2011 Boca Raton, Florida
2010 Tucson, Arizona
2009 Retina Congress in New York
2008 Palm Beach, Florida
2007 London, United Kingdom
2006 North San Diego, California
2005 Key Biscayne, Florida
2004 Las Vegas, Nevada
2003 Naples, Florida
2002 Barcelona, Spain
2001 Scottsdale, Arizona
2000 Westin Rio Mar Beach Resort, Puerto Rico
1999 San Diego, California
1998 Boca Raton, Florida
1997 Florence, Italy
1996 Tucson, Arizona
1995 Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
1994 Rancho Mirage, California
1993 Naples, Florida
1992 Scottsdale, Arizona
1991 Orlando, Florida
1990 Maui, Hawaii
1989 Boston, Mass-combined with Retina Society
1988 Tucson, Arizona
1987 Cannes, France
1986 Boca Raton, Florida

40th Anniversary Meeting

40th Anniversary Macula Society Meeting Important Links

2017 Meeting Information packet

Singapore Restaurant Guide

Please log into the Macula Society web site for meeting registration and hotel information

Registration is now Open

Congratulations to Sophie Bakri, MD – for completing her participation as the Macula Society’s nominee in the Academy’s Leadership Development Program (LDP) XVIII, class of 2016.

Congratulations to member Rajesh C. Rao, M.D., recipient of the American Society of Clinical Investigation (ASCI) Young Physician-Scientist Award. The award recognizes young physician-scientists who are supported by NIH K or similar significant career-development awards, are early in their first faculty appointment, and have made notable achievements in their research. 

Annual Meeting Gallery

Web galleries from the 36th, 37th, 38th, and 39th Macula Society Annual Meetings are avaliable.

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