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DEWS II

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Giving Back to the Community: Dr. John Ubels

By On 9 December 2016

Over the past decade, scientists have explored the impact of positive-to-negative interaction ratios in our work and personal life. This ratio can be used to predict everything from workplace performance to divorce. Some research… Read More

Dry Eye Disease

TFOS DEWS II is nearing completion!

By On 23 November 2016

The TFOS DEWS II is nearing completion! The Harmonization Committee, which is composed of Jennifer Craig, Lyndon Jones, Daniel Nelson, Fiona Stapleton, David Sullivan, Mark Willcox and James Wolffsohn, will meet in… Read More

education

Invisible Diseases

By On 18 November 2016

If you have a broken arm or leg, people are inclined to offer their help. If you are elderly and frail, people tend to offer their help. If you are blind, people… Read More

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TFOS CONFERENCE: REGISTER NOW

By On 30 June 2016

The 8th International Conference on the Tear Film & Ocular Surface: Basic Science and Clinical Relevance will occur from September 7-10, 2016, at the Corum in Montpellier, France. This Conference is sponsored… Read More

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Win Money from TFOS!

By On 18 May 2016

WIN MONEY: APPLY NOW FOR TFOS CONFERENCE TRAVEL AWARDS! The purpose of this TFOS Travel Award Program is to provide partial travel support to 15 young investigators, who demonstrate significant achievements in… Read More

art

The Art of the Eye

By On 11 May 2016

Come see “Eye Contact”, a special art exhibit at the TFOS Conference in Montpellier! http://www.tfos2016.org/artexhibition-cfinley.php New York and Rome based artist C. Finley is known for her elaborate geometric paintings, skillful use… Read More

DEWS II

All Eyes on Dry Eye

By On 13 April 2016

Directly following ARVO 2016, TFOS will be gathering the DEWS II team in Seattle. All 13 subcommittees will come together in one space for the first time to share their updates and… Read More

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An Eye on Innovation: Calling all Startups!

By On 4 March 2016

During the 8th International Conference on the Tear Film & Ocular Surface: Basic Science and Clinical Relevance, September 7-10, 2016, in Montpellier, France, TFOS is planning a special innovation night where startups… Read More

Dry Eye Disease

Long-term Use of Autologous Serum 50% Eye Drops for the Treatment of Dry Eye Disease

By On 2 February 2016

As we continue through a rough winter and cold temperatures in most of the US, we must remember how our dry eye disease (DED) patients must be struggling. With their heaters tucked… Read More

Dry Eye Disease

Take Your Eyes Off That Text!

By On 4 November 2015

Ever wanted to shoot off a quick text, or check an incoming text while driving? I have, and I am not alone. The results could be deadly. Open your eyes and don’t… Read More