Key Dates

  • New Member Applications Submission Site: Opens Aug 26, 2022, Closes Oct 14th
  • 2023 Annual Meeting (February 15-18)
    • Registration Opens September 15th
      • Early Bird Deadline: Nov 15th
      • Late Registration Deadline: Dec 15th
    • Abstract Submissions
      • Open Sept 15th until Nov 1st
    • Awards & Lectures
      • Submissions open Aug 26th to Oct 10th
  • Research Grant Submissions
    • Open from Nov 15th until Jan 6th, 2023
  • Member Dues Renewals
    • Open from Oct 28th until Dec 31st

46th Annual Macula Society Meeting 

February 15-18 at the Fontainebleau Miami  

Download the Macula Society 2022 app for information on the Scientific Program, Award Presentations, Berlin Tours, key Social Events and more!
View the Online Program! Here's the most recent schedule for the Scientific Program and Social Events. There's also a special tab about CME Information
View the photo galleries from the 45th Annual Meeting

About the Macula Society

Founded in 1977, the Macula Society is a forum for new research in retinal vascular and macular diseases. Membership is by application, with acceptance criteria including extensive contribution to retinal literature. The Macula Society recognizes outstanding achievement by its members and others through awards and lectures, and holds an annual meeting open to members, their guests, co-authors, and supporting company representatives.

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Officers (2022-2023)
Glenn J. Jaffe, MD
Executive Secretary and Founder:
Lawrence J. Singerman, MD
Daniel F. Martin, MD
SriniVas Sadda, MD
Julia A. Haller, MD
Committee Chairs
Joan W. Miller, MD
Adrienne W. Scott, MD
Lloyd P. Aiello, MD, PhD
Endowment Committee: 
Paul Sternberg, Jr., MD
Meeting Planning:
Shlomit Schaal, MD, PhD, MHCM
Judy E. Kim, MD
Anita Agarwal, MD
Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD
Richard F. Spaide, MD
International Membership:
Lihteh Wu, MD
Young Member Representative:
Christina Weng, 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
M. Gilbert Grand, MD
Andrew P. Schachat, MD
James C. Folk, MD
H. Richard McDonald, MD
Joan W. Miller, MD
Carol L. Shields, MD
Immediate Past President
Mark W. Johnson, MD

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Macula Society Endowment Fund

The Macula Society Educational Endowment provides a revenue stream to fund various educational initiatives in perpetuity, independent of year-to-year fluctuations in corporate support and other society income sources.

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