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Pan-American Congress: Colombia 2015

Online registration ends July 1, 2015.



Click on the logo above to go to the Congress website

August 5 - 8, 2015

Corferias International Convention Center, Bogotá, Colombia

Congress website: http://www.paaobogota2015.com/

Hotels (Click here)


Scientific Program (Adobe PDF) pdf (updated 2015 May 26)


Letter of Invitation (these links will take you to a form where you can input your information and receive a personalized letter of invitation in Adobe PDF pdf)

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Congress Online Registration Form


Scroll down to register by Internet

  Click Here to download the registration form (Adobe PDF) pdf

To register more than one person in the Congress, please return to this page and select the appropriate registration category and include the necessary information.

PAAO Active Members/Miembros Titulares are Ophthalmologists who pay annual membership dues to the PAAO. Please note: If you register as a PAAO Active Member/Miembro Titular but are not current on your dues, you will be billed the current year dues in addition to the registration fee.


Registration categories


Registration includes:

  • Access to all Scientific Sessions (except those that are by invitation only) ... not Companion
  • Material (bag, blocks, pens, official program, etc) ... not Companion
  • Certificate of Attendance ... not Companion
  • Access to the Commercial Exhibit ... not Companion
  • Opening Ceremony & Welcome Reception
  until July 1, 2015 After July 1
and Onsite
PAAO Active Member/Miembro Titular
->practicing ophthalmologist
$350 $400
->Symposia / Courses)
$200 $200
Resident / Fellow*
->under 35 years of age and in a full-time ophthalmology or specialty training program for more than 50% of the calendar year
$175 $200
Non-Member Physician (including Verterinarian)^ $550 $600
Allied Health Professional**^
->Engineer, Nurse, Psychologist, Educator, Speech Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Administrators, Orthoptists.
$175 $200
Companion $100 $125

* A letter confirming your enrollment/participation in a full-time training program MUST be forwarded to the PAAO Administrative Office by fax (817-275-3961) or email (info@paao.org)

** A letter confirming your employment MUST be forwarded to the PAAO Administrative Office by fax (817-275-3961) or email (info@paao.org)

^Optometrists are not permitted to participate as a presenting author of an abstract.


Raffle and Dinner
Andrés Carne de Res

As part of the Congress, there will be two opportunities to support the Pan-American Foundation mission through a raffle and a dinner that will take place in the renowned restaurant, Andrés Carne de Res, located in Bogotá, Colombia. The raffle tickets will be sold individually for US$ 20 each, and the dinner tickets will be available for US$ 150 each (includes one raffle ticket). The proceeds collected from these two activities will support our continuing education and prevention of blindness programs.


Online Registration

Congress Registration (select one)

If you do not want to attend the dinner or buy raffle tickets, please leave it blank.

Andrés Carne de Res
Raffle Tickets
Raffle tickets are each
Enter # of tickets = $ .00

To register more than one person, select the registration category above, complete the registration information below, click 'Add to cart', then click 'Continue Shopping' to return to this page and register another person.

Please include all required (*) information:

Full Name*:
Please write your Last Name/Surname in CAPITAL letters
(ie John Michael SMITH MD, Maria GONZALEZ SANCHEZ)
City*:  State: 
Country*:  Zip: 
PAAO ID:  Email*:

Email is the PAAOs primary method of communication with its members. As a member, you will receive notices on upcoming meetings, events, educational programs, scholarships, and other related activities. The PAAO will protect your email address from inappropriate use.


Cancellation & Refund Policy: Requests for cancellation and refund MUST be received in writing


Deadline to Request Cencellation and Reimbursement Amount to be Reimbursed
Until December 31, 2014 full refund, less US$50 administrative fee per registration
January 1, 2015 to July 1, 2015 50% refund
After July 1, 2015 no refund


PAAO Main Office - 1301 S Bowen Road #450 - Arlington TX 76013 USA
Tel: 817-275-7553 Fax: 817-275-3961 Email: info@paao.org