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tear osmolarity (TO)

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

Dry Eye Disease

TFOS Global Dry Eye Diagnosis & Management Survey

By On 9 August 2017

TFOS Global Dry Eye Diagnosis & Management Survey. . . Clinicians, We Need You! How do you choose the best dry eye treatment for your patient? Is this treatment best for severe… 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

dry eye

TFOS DEWS II SIG @ ARVO

By On 4 May 2017

The first official presentation of TFOS DEWS II will occur at the 2017 ARVO Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. Conclusions and recommendations from the TFOS Dry Eye Workshop II – SIG Session… 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

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