I have joined Khyber Medical University (KMU) at an exciting and indeed a challenging time, where the university finds itself at the cross roads of its embryonic development and being a driver of societal change. The International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) represents and serves professional associations of ophthalmologists throughout the world. The International Council of Ophthalmology works with ophthalmologic societies and others to enhance ophthalmic education and improve access to…