The ophthalmologist of the future

Marilyn B. Mets*, Ann Brown, Andrew P. Doan, Ruth D. Williams, Richard Mills, Jay C. Erie, Ronald Gross

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Who are the ophthalmologists of the future? How will the new generation practice? How will they interact with their professional organizations? What part will technology play in their lives and professions? A new paradigm is in place that will dramatically affect ophthalmologists' answers to these questions going forward. Given the uncertainty of our future professional lives, it is vital that we anticipate, contemplate, and formulate a plan. To begin this process, the Knapp Symposium at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Ophthalmological Society was devoted to a discussion of the ophthalmologist of the future.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1190-1194
Number of pages5
JournalArchives of ophthalmology
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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