History of the Pan-American Congress of Ophthalmology

’00 – present

YEAR DATES CONGRESS LOCATION
2016 Feb 5-9 XXXII Congress / WOC 2016 Guadalajara, Mexico
2015 Aug 5-8 XXXI Congress Bogotá, Colombia
2013 Aug 7-10 XXX Congress Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2011 Jul 5-9 XXIX Congress Buenos Aires, Argentina
2007 May 31-Jun 3 XXVII Congress Cancun, Mexico
2006 Feb 21-24 XXVI Congress / WOC2006 São Paulo, Brazil
2005 Mar 18-21 XXV Congress Santiago, Chile
2003 Mar 28-Apr 1 XXIV Congress San Juan, Puerto Rico
2002 Oct 20-23 Interim Congress Orlando, Florida
2001 Jul 21-25 XXIII Congress Buenos Aires, Argentina

’80s-’90s

YEAR DATES CONGRESS LOCATION
1999 Oct 24-28 XXII Congress Orlando, Florida
1997 May 2-6 XXI Congress Cancun, Mexico
1995 Jun 25-29 XX Congress Quito, Ecuador
1993 Jul 11-15 XIX Congress Caracas, Venezuela
1991 Oct 13-17 XVIII Congress Anaheim, California
1989 Sep 3-6 XVII Congress Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1987 Apr 5-10 XVI Congress Sto Domingo, Dom. Rep
1985 Apr 21-26 XV Congress New Orleans, Louisiana
1983 Jul 3-8 XIV Congress Lima, Peru
1981 May 10-15 XIII Congress Acapulco, Mexico

’60s-’70s

YEAR DATES CONGRESS LOCATION
1979 Feb 25-Mar 2 XII Congress Miami, Florida
1977 Mar 20-25 XI Congress Santiago, Chile
1975 Apr 20-25 X Congress San Juan, Puerto Rico
1972 Apr 2-7 IX Congress Houston, Texas
1971 Jan 31-Feb 5 VII Interim Congress Bogotá, Colombia
1968 Mar 24-30 VIII Congress Mar del Plata, Argentina
1965 Aug 12-21 VI Interim Congress Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1964 Oct 11-15 VII Congress Montreal, Canada
1962 Jan 28-Feb 3 V Interim Congress Lima, Peru
1960 Jan 31-Feb 7 VI Congress Caracas, Venezuela

’40s – ’50s

YEAR DATES CONGRESS LOCATION
1958 Feb 1-4 IV Interim Congress 2nd Cruise
1957 Apr 7-10 III Interim Congress New York, New York
1956 Jan 8-14 V Congress Santiago, Chile
1954 Jun 9-17 II Interim Congress São Paulo, Brazil
1952 Jan 6-12 IV Congress Mexico City, Mexico
1950 Mar 26-3 I Interim Congress Miami Beach, Florida
1948 Jan 4-10 III Congress Havana, Cuba
1945 Nov 26-Dec 1 II Congress Montevideo, Uruguay
1940 Oct 11-12 I Congress Cleveland, Ohio