Mission

The mission of the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO) is to serve, strengthen, and represent departments of ophthalmology; to provide support and information to departmental chairs and other faculty members; to promote excellence in ophthalmic education; to foster vision research; and to promote excellence in eye care in order to ensure the best possible vision for the public.

655 Beach Street
San Francisco, California 94109 http://www.aupo.org http://www.aupomse.org/
(415) 561-8548

Social media

Twitter: @MedEdPORTAL

Organizational membership

AUPO members include ophthalmologists who are Chairs of departments/divisions of ophthalmology in medical schools accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) in the United States: heads of departments/divisions of ophthalmology with ophthalmology residency training programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in other teaching institutions in the United States, and heads of departments/divisions of ophthalmology accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada and affiliated with a Canadian medical school. Other members include ophthalmologists who are heads of departments/divisions of ophthalmology with ophthalmology residency programs that have merged or otherwise combined departments/divisions of ophthalmology in situations where at least one of the merged or combined departments/divisions of ophthalmology was either affiliated with a medical school accredited by the LCME or had an ophthalmology residency training program accredited by the ACGME.

Meetings

AUPO Annual Meeting AUPO Program Director's Council

Representative

Lisa Brown, AUPO Manager
Tel: 415-447-0249
Email: lbrown@aao.org

Education programs

Healthy Vision

Last updated: June 24, 2019