About us

General terms

Ukrainian Society of Ophthalmologists is an independent, self-governing all-Ukrainian social organization.

Ukrainian Society of Ophthalmologists carries out its activities in accordance with the Constitution of Ukraine, the current legislation and the Statute.

Ukrainian Society of Ophthalmologists unites ophthalmologists and related specialties physicians carrying out practical, scientific and educational work.

Ukrainian Society of Ophthalmologists relies on creativity and activity of its members and cooperates closely with government institutions, social organizations, businesses, and societies both in Ukraine and abroad.

The main goal of Ukrainian Society of Ophthalmologists is promoting scientific and practical aspects in the field of ophthalmology, protecting the legitimate interests of its members, promoting the professional growth of Ukrainian specialists.



Advocating and disseminating the priority achievements of Ukrainian science and practice in the field of Ophthalmology, copyrighting.

Developing and introducing certain propositions to Health Care Authorities and National Academy of Medical Sciences on solving current fundamental and applied problems in the field of Ophthalmology and developing ophthalmic standards.

Facilitating post graduating professional development opportunities for ophthalmologists and related specialties physicians in Ukraine to achieve the international standards level.

Providing accurate, up-to-date world scientific information in the field of ophthalmology and related specialties among health care professionals of Ukraine.

Promoting “know-how” technologies in the field of ophthalmology.

Facilitating studying and post graduating development of foreign ophthalmologists in Ukraine.

Collaborating with Ukrainian and foreign professional institutions, scientific and practical centers, social organizations, certain specialists in vision care.

Assisting in holding ophthalmic congresses, conferences, seminars, symposiums, exhibitions (including international), presenting Ukrainian and foreign specialists in vision care.