The Australian Society of Ophthalmologists Limited was formed in 1982 to represent the medico-political interests of ophthalmologists.
The ASO enjoys a strong affiliation with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) and the Australian Medical Association (AMA).
Today the ASO is the peak industrial and political body for ophthalmologists and it's membership comprises the majority of Fellows practising within Australia. In addition to representing medico-political interests ASO works to improve ophthalmic practice management and represent the interests of patients in the ever-changing government and private health insurance environment.
The ASO is governed by an elected Directors and supported by secretariat staff.
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The ASO is a registered company limited by guarantee under the Corporation Act 2001 ACN: 610 338 755 /ABN: 29 454 001 424.
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