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dry eye disease (DED)

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Generating Awareness of Dry Eye: Dr. Christopher Starr

By On 27 January 2017

It is the perfect coupling – a celebrity and a charming doctor – and the result is sexy. Damn sexy, in fact. But more importantly, it is effective in generating awareness for… Read More

DEWS II

Dry Eye & Glaring Ocular Needs: Dr. Noopur Gupta, India

By On 23 December 2016

Women in developing countries are often confronted by socio-cultural factors that not only limit their economic and social freedoms, but also their accessibility to appropriate health care services. In fact, a myriad… 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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CONGRATS! TFOS Conference Travel Award Winners Announced

By On 28 June 2016

On behalf of the Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society (TFOS), congratulations to the following for winning one of the TFOS Travel Awards for the upcoming 8th International Conference on the Tear… 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

ARVO

Congratulations to the TFOS ARVO Travel Award Winners!

By On 26 April 2016

TFOS congratulates the following individuals for winning the TFOS Travel Awards for ARVO 2016: Wei-Sheng Chen (Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston) – Pathological lymphangiogenesis is regulated by galectin-8-dependent crosstalk among VEGF-C,… 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

education

TFOS TRAVEL AWARDS @ ARVO

By On 5 March 2016

TFOS seeks applicants for the annual TFOS Travel Awards for ARVO 2016. These awards will provide partial travel support for four postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, or young investigators (40 years or younger),… Read More