AIOS is the largest association of Eye Surgeons in India & 2nd in the World with 21253 Members. AIOS was established in the year 1930 as a registered Society under the Society’s Act of 1860.


The objectives of the Society are cultivation and promotion of the study and practice of ophthalmic sciences, research and man-power development with a view to render service to the community and to promote social contacts among ophthalmologists of the country.


AIOS organises Annual Conference every year in different parts of the country. In these conferences a number of Scientific Sessions, Symposia, Seminars, Workshops, Refresher Courses, Wet Labs etc. are conducted for the promotion and mutual exchange of knowledge in the field of Ophthalmic Science.


The Society also gives incentives to the Members in the form of Awards, Orations, Prizes and Fellowships in recognition of their services in the various specialties. The Chairman, Scientific Committee looks after the scientific programme of the society.


The Society has an Editor – Journal who functions under the aid and advice of the Editorial Board. IJO, the journal of society is published & sent to all the members of the society.


We have an Editor Proceedings. The proceedings of the annual conferences are published and copies thereof are sent to all the members of the society.


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