TFOS courses

TFOS 2020: Save the Date!

By On 1 November 2018

Mark your calendars for the next International TFOS Conference: September 9-12, 2020, Cernobbio, Italy More details soon. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Amy Gallant Sullivan:… Read More

Dry Eye Disease


By On 1 November 2018

Please share your preferred DED diagnostic and therapeutic practices! We are looking for champions in all countries to promote the survey with clinicians who treat dry eye disease. By participating in our… Read More

TFOS courses


By On 1 November 2018

Thanks to Esen Akpek and her colleagues on the Cornea and External Disease Panel for including aspects of the TFOS DEWS II report in the recently published American Academy of Ophthalmology Dry… Read More


TFOS Award Winners @ ARVO 2018!

By On 30 April 2018

Congratulations to the following individuals for winning the TFOS Travel Awards for ARVO 2018: Yang Liu (Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, USA) – Is hypoxia beneficial for the meibomian gland? (Abstract #4954)… Read More

Dry Eye Disease

Detection of Early Markers for Sjögren Syndrome in Dry Eye Patients

By On 3 April 2018

Estimates are approximately 4 million Americans suffer from Sjögren’s Syndrome (SS) or about 1 in 10 of your dry eye patients. The hallmark symptoms are dry eye and dry mouth but Sjögren’s… Read More


TFOS Travel Awards @ ARVO

By On 8 March 2018

TFOS seeks applicants for the annual TFOS Travel Awards for ARVO 2018. These awards will provide partial travel support for up to four postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, or young investigators (40 years… Read More


TFOS Ambassadors Announced

By On 4 January 2018

TFOS has created a very ambitious, global TFOS Ambassador Program. Our goal is to promote TFOS initiatives and membership throughout the world. Towards that end, we have sought to recruit dynamic and… Read More

Dry Eye Disease

Download the TFOS DEWS II APP!

By On 21 November 2017

Available for free on both Apple & Android! The dry eye reference at your fingertips! TFOS DEWS II is available on your phone & tablet, for free! Access the landmark Report that… Read More

TFOS courses

TFOS Dry Eye Practice Survey

By On 19 October 2017

Clinicians, we need you! As part of our launch of the TFOS diagnosis & management global survey (Link to the survey:, we are looking for champions in each country across the globe to… Read More


Basic Science Course in Ophthalmology @ Columbia University

By On 17 October 2017

Basic Science Course in Ophthalmology, Columbia University January 8 – February 2, 2018: The BSCO covers the Basic and Clinical Science Course from The Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology… Read More