President: Dr. Misa Funjika-Mulamba

Vice-President: Simon Chisi

Secretary General: David Kasongole

Ex officio: Grace Chipalo Mutati

Immediate Past President: Chileshe Mboni

Contact: admin@wspos.org

Zambia Ophthalmological Society

The Zambia Ophthalmological Society was formed in 2009. The Objectives of ZOS include:
 Promote and support research
 Promote co-operation with other ophthalmologic Societies
 To arrange and hold periodic meetings for professional and educational development
 Lobbying and advocacy
The society currently has 23 members, ophthalmologists and in addition, there are associate members that
include residents, ophthalmic nurses, ophthalmic clinical officers and optometrists.

Currently paediatric eye services are being offered in Kitwe, Copperbelt Province which also carter for the vast Northern region of the country and soon preparing to start paediatric services at the University Teaching Hospital in Lusaka. The Society is actively looking into among others the reduction of childhood blindness through introduction of comprehensive child eye health services that encompass child eye health promotion, retinopathy of prematurity screening and treatment, and comprehensive retinoblastoma management.

The Zambia Ophthalmological Society (ZOS) annual scientific meeting will be held on 14th to 15th November, 2019 at Taj Pamodzi Hotel in Lusaka

WSPOS Member Chapters

President/Head: Dr. Dastagir Amiri MD, PGD, Ophthalmologist

Algerian Ophthalmology Society ChapterAlgerian Ophthalmology Society

President/Head: Professor Ourida Ouhadj

President/Head: Prof. Elmar Qasimov

President/Head: Prof. A.H.M. Enayet Hussain

President/Head: Prim. Neda Striber, MD

President/Head: Dr. Fitsum Bekele

President/Head: Karima lamin Shalabi, MD

President/Head: Dr. Gerald Msukwa

President/Head: Dr Suman Thapa, MD, PhD

President/Head: Dr. Dupe Ademola-Popoola

Polish Ophthalmological Society ChapterPolish Ophthalmological Society

President/Head: Prof. Iwona Grabska-Liberek

President/Head: Dr Igor Aznauryan, MD, Dr. Sc., Prof

President/Head: Prof. Natasa Vidovic Valentincic

President/Head: Dr. Said Hussein Gedi, MD, Consultant Eye Surgeon

President/Head: Christopher Tinley; SOUTH AFRICA

President/Head: Dr. Pradeepa K. Siriwardena; DO, MS, FRCS

President/Head: Dr. Ssali Grace

President/Head: Akim Mashoko

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Britain and Ireland SocietyBritish and Irish Orthoptic Society (BIOS)

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President/Head: Levi Kandeke

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President/Head: Adriana Solano

President/Head: Marcia Beatriz Tartarella

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President/Head: G. Darius Hildebrand FRCS FRCOphth FEBO

President/Head: Dominique Bremond-Gignac

President/Head: Prof. Dr. Michael Schittkowski / Prof. Dr. Ina Sterker

President/Head: Dr. Dipl.-Kfm. Philip Gass

President/Head: Prof. Pradeep Sharma

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International Orthoptic Association SocietyInternational Orthoptic Association

President/Head: Jan Roelof Polling

International Society for Genetic Eye Disease and Retinoblastoma (ISGEDR) SocietyInternational Society for Genetic Eye Disease and Retinoblastoma (ISGEDR)

President/Head: Birgit Lorenz

President/Head: Hamzah Almajedi

President/Head: Alvit Wolf

Israeli Orthoptic SocietyIsraeli Orthoptic Society

President/Head: Guy Barnett-Itzhaki

President/Head: Prof. Adriano Magli

President/Head: Dr. Essam Batayneh

President/Head: Dr Kenneth Choong-Sian Fong

President/Head: Dr. Eduardo Chavez Mondragon

President/Head: Dr. Ahmed Abdullah Ahmed

President/Head: Prof Khin Ommar Khine

President/Head: Prof PS Maher

President/Head: Dr. Norman Fajardo

President/Head: FERNANDO FALCÃO

President/Head: Professor Audrey Chia

President/Head: Dr José Luis Güell

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President/Head: Osman Sevki

President/Head: Nataliya Pasyechnikova

President/Head: Dr Gerald W Zaidman

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