News & Updates from NOAO

Stop the Presses: Dr. Audina Berrocal Joins Our 2014 Faculty!

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Dr. Audina Berrocal has just agreed to join the faculty for our 2014 symposium!  Dr. Berrocal not only serves as Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, but also as the Medical Director of their Retinopathy of Prematurity Service.  She comes from a family of ophthalmologists, including her father, Jose Berrocal, M.D., was…
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Hindsight, 1967: Baron Professor E. Jules Francois

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Surgical and Medical Management of Congenital Anomalies was the topic of our 1967 Symposium, where we were honored to have on our faculty world-renowned Belgian Professor E. Jules Francois. Dr. Francois was born in Gingelom, Belgium, and received his medical degree from the University of Leuven.  He became a lecturer at the University of Gent in…
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2014 Speaker Spotlight: Dr. David B. Granet

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David Granet, M.D., FACS, FAAP, FAAO serves as the Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Eye Alignment Disorders at the University of California, San Diego.  He will be speaking at the NOAO Symposium on the topics of strabismus and refractive surgeries.  His clinical interests also include state-of-the-art adjustable suture strabismus surgery, childhood eye misalignments and disorders, nystagmus,…
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In Case You Missed It: NOAO’s Full 63rd Annual Symposium Program

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We hope that you’ll be joining us on March 21-23 for our symposium Eye to the Future:  Explorations in Cornea, Cataract, Pediatrics, and Retina.  The focus of this meeting will be to update the comprehensive ophthalmologist as well as the anterior segment and pediatric specialist on recent clinical trials, new techniques and treatments that impact the standard of…
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RIP Dr. Bernard Becker

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of the greatest experts and researchers in the study of glaucoma, Dr. Bernard Becker, who died of a long illness last Wednesday, August 28th, and will be remembered as one of the great ophthalmologists of the 20th century. Dr. Becker was incredibly knowledgeable…
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