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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

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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

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

Contact lens

Modification of Timolol Release From Silicone Hydrogel Model Contact Lens Materials Using Hyaluronic Acid

By On 24 June 2015

Hyaluronic Acid (HA) also known as hyaluronate is a mucopolysaccharide that occurs naturally in our bodies. It binds to water which results in a viscous gel and has been involved in literally… Read More

DEWS II

TFOS DEWS II: Definition & Classification Subcommittee

By On 29 May 2015

Now that we have launched the TFOS DEWS II, we would like to thank the experts who are participating in this global initiative. Every week for the next 12 weeks we will… Read More

ARVO

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

DEWS II

Welcome to the TFOS DEWS II Steering Committee!

By On 17 February 2015

The TFOS Board of Directors invited a number of internationally renowned individuals to serve on the TFOS DEWS II Steering Committee. And they all accepted their invitations. This Committee will meet soon… Read More