About the Macula Society

Founded in 1977, the Macula Society is a forum for new research in retinal vascular and macular diseases. Membership is by application, with acceptance criteria including extensive contribution to retinal literature. The Macula Society recognizes outstanding achievement by its members and others through awards and lectures, and holds an annual meeting open to members, their guests co-authors, and supporting company representatives.


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President Mark W. Johnson, MD
Executive Secretary and Founder: Lawrence J. Singerman, MD
President-Elect: Glenn J. Jaffe, MD
Secretary: Daniel F. Martin, MD
Treasurer: SriniVas Sadda, MD
Committee Chairs
Awards: Joan W. Miller, MD
By-Laws: Adrienne W. Scott, MD
Credentials: Dean Eliott, MD
Meeting Planning: Julia A. Haller, MD
Nominating: Judy E.Kim, MD
Program: Anita Agarwal, MD
Research: Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD
Website: Richard F. Spaide, MD
International Membership: Robin H. Guymer, AM, MBBS, PhD
Young Member Representative: Nadia K. Waheed, MD
Past Presidents
Arnall Patz, MD
J. Donald M. Gass, MD
Morton F. Goldberg, MD
Robert C. Watzke, MD
Stephen J. Ryan, MD
John G. Clarkson, MD
David H. Orth, MD
Alexander J. Brucker, MD
Lee M. Jampol, MD
Thomas M. Aaberg, MD
Travis A. Meredith, MD
Kurt A. Gitter, MD
William F. Mieler, MD
Daniel Finkelstein, MD
Lawrence A. Yannuzzi, MD
Evangelos S. Gragoudas, MD
Jerry A. Shields, MD
Michael L. Klein, MD
Emily Y. Chew, MD
Mark S. Blumenkranz, MD
Neil M. Bressler, MD
Paul Sternberg, Jr., MD
M. Gilbert Grand, MD
Andrew P. Schachat, MD
James C. Folk, MD
H. Richard McDonald, MD
Joan W. Miller, MD
Immediate Past President
Carol L. Shields, MD
Member News

Special Interest Group

The ICO is excited to let our  society members know about the formation of a new special interest group for ophthalmic educators, ICO Ophthalmic Educators Group (ICO-OEG). More information on the ICO-OEG is available here.

If you have any questions regarding this request please contact us directly at educators@icoph.org

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