AAO Annual Meeting

AAO 2019

Congratulations to Harvard Ophthalmology faculty and alumni who are receiving AAO awards for their outstanding contributions to vision research, education, and service. Learn more about these awards.

2019 Life Achievement Honor Awards

Senior Achievement Awards

  • R. V. Paul Chan, MD, MSc, alumnus
  • Pedram Hamrah, MD, alumnus
  • Victor L. Perez Quinones, MD, alumnus
  • Deborah K. VanderVeen, MD 

Achievement Awards

  • Mary Elizabeth Aronow, MD
  • Glenn Chung-Wing Yiu, MD, PhD,  alumnus
  • Deeba Husain, MD
  • Ann-Marie Lobo, MD, alumna
  • John T. H. Mandeville, MD, PhD,  alumnus
  • José-Alain Sahel, MD,  alumnus
  • Ilknur Tugal-Tutkun, MD, alumna 

Secretariat Award

  • Neil M. Bressler, MD, alumnus
  • Mary Lou Jackson, MD, alumna
  • A. John Kanellopoulos, MD, alumnus
  • Cynthia Mattox, MD, alumna
  • Philip J. Rosenfeld, MD, PhD, alumnus
  • Joel S. Schuman, MD, alumnus
  • M. Bruce Shields, MD, alumnus 
  • Mitchell B. Strominger, MD, alumnus

International Education Award

  • Ghassan Joseph Cordahi, MD, alumnus 
  • Takeshi Kezuka, MD, PhD, alumnus 

The 2019 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting takes place October 11-15 in San Francisco. 

This year, nearly 40 Harvard Ophthalmology faculty and trainees from our affiliates – including Beetham Eye Institute at Joslin Diabetes Center, Mass. Eye and Ear, and Boston Children's Hospital – will participate.

View highlights from the 2018 meeting