Thea Pharma - 4th European Meeting of Young Ophthalmologists - 2020


There is understandably a great deal of concern about the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The health and safety of our attendees is our utmost priority. Please be assured that we are monitoring the situation very closely and are in regular contact with the health authorities in Belgium. At present, there are no plans to postpone or cancel EMYO. Should there be any changes to the current status, we will take account of any recommendations from the relevant national and regional authorities, and the municipal health authorities, and implement all appropriate instructions.
We draw your attention to the World Health Organization’s Situation Reports which provide updates on the virus.

Please note EMYO is by and for Young Ophthalmologists in training or up to 5 years after completing specialization in ophthalmology.  Registrations will be accepted for participants who finished their studies in 2015.  We will contact you in case you do not meet the requirements.



Please be informed the following countries have reached their maximum quota:

  • Albania
  • Armenia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Spain
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom

This means you will only be able to register for the above countries if you have been confirmed for the waiting list (a dedicated email has been sent about this to all people confirmed).

Additional seats may become available allowing you to still register. Please feel free to send a mail to if you would like to be kept informed if seats become available.



Please be informed the 4th European Meeting of  Young Ophthalmologists has been granted a Mdeon visa.

The visa number is: 19/V2/12666/007037