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ARVO

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

education

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

eye

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

education

Basic Science Course in Ophthalmology @ Columbia University

By On 17 October 2017

Basic Science Course in Ophthalmology, Columbia University January 8 – February 2, 2018: http://columbiaeye.org/education/the-basic-science-course The BSCO covers the Basic and Clinical Science Course from The Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology… Read More

dry eye

Dry Eye reDefined: TFOS DEWS II Report AVAILABLE

By On 25 July 2017

After almost two and a half years of effort, the TFOS DEWS II report has just been published in The Ocular Surface and will be available next week to all for FREE**… Read More

dry eye

DRY EYE REDEFINED: Conclusions & Recommendations of TFOS DEWS II Announced

By On 25 May 2017

BALTIMORE, MD, May 07, 2017- The Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society (TFOS) presented the conclusions and recommendations of the TFOS Dry Eye Workshop II (DEWS II™) during a special session of… Read More

artificial tears

A trend or a new reality: Interview with Dr. Etty Bitton

By On 17 March 2017

Trends often dictate what is offered in the marketplace. We live in a consumer-driven society and as niche markets develop in scale and penetration, new offerings are introduced, constantly stimulating a market… Read More

DEWS II

Dry Eye Disease is A disease, not THE disease: Interview with 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

artificial tears

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