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DEWS II

Weekly Interview: Dry Eye Disease is A disease and not THE disease (Dr. Scott Schachter)

By On 3 March 2017

“Things are not always what they seem; the first appearance deceives many; the intelligence of a few perceives what has been carefully hidden.” Phædrus The mind is a powerful wonder, complimented by… Read More

DEWS II

Innovation – Interview with Yann Quentric, President of Iris Pharma

By On 17 February 2017

It would be hard to dispute that working from an office situated minutes from the ocean and ensconced by a forest in a mountain town may stimulate you emotionally, but does it… Read More

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Eye Health and Technology: Dr. Whitney Hauser

By On 13 January 2017

Some things naturally fit together such as Ginger and Fred, champagne and Paris, or DNA and coding. Other things may not have an obvious fit but once brought together are symbiotic and… Read More

artificial tears

BLINK! The 20 worst Dry Eye cities in the US

By On 29 May 2015

Did you know that there are rankings for the cities with the worst conditions for dry eye sufferers? It’s quite ironic to see that some of the top cities also happen to… Read More

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TFOS Travel Awards @ ARVO 2015

By On 25 March 2015

TFOS seeks applicants for the annual TFOS Travel Awards for ARVO 2015. These awards will provide partial travel support for four postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, or young investigators (40 years or younger),… Read More

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DEWS II: ALL EYES ON DRY EYE

By On 29 January 2015

The TFOS Board of Directors congratulate Amy Gallant Sullivan for raising the funds necessary to launch the sequel to the original TFOS Dry Eye WorkShop (DEWS). This was an extraordinary effort. The… Read More

DEWS II

Eyeing Startups in France: A View From Opia Technologies…

By On 28 January 2015

France does not traditionally have a reputation of a startup culture. The word ‘entrepreneur’ is French, but the definition seems more fitted for California’s Silicon Valley or Boston’s Innovation District… Well, times… Read More

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October Updates!

By On 30 October 2014

DEWS II: THE TFOS DRY EYE WORKSHOP UPDATE! TFOS has received more than 300 nominations for participants in the DEWS II. Thank you! Once we have raised enough funds to support this… Read More

DEWS II: THE TFOS DRY EYE WORKSHOP RETURNS!
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DEWS II: THE TFOS DRY EYE WORKSHOP RETURNS!

By On 24 June 2014

Yes, it’s finally coming. . . an update to the TFOS DEWS Report! 10 years after launching the original Dry Eye WorkShop (DEWS), TFOS is planning the sequel: DEWS II. DEWS II… Read More

TFOS CLDW Report
Contact lens

TFOS CLDW Report & Translations online!

By On 24 May 2014

TFOS CLDW Report & Translations online! June 17, 2014 – Contact lens discomfort is a problem experienced by as many as 50% of all contact lens wearers!… Read More