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Health

Note to the TFOS Community RE: COVID-19

By On 19 March 2020

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, we want to assure the TFOS community that the health, safety and well-being of our TFOS 2020 Conference participants remain our highest priority. We are… Read More

Dry Eye Disease

TFOS Ambassador Meeting Update: September

By On 4 September 2019

TFOS is hosting a special one-day meeting on Saturday, September 21st, in Rome, Italy. The European TFOS Ambassadors will present what they consider the unmet needs for the management (e.g. diagnosis &… Read More

Dry Eye Disease

DRY EYE SURVEY: LAST CALL

By On 1 November 2018

Please share your preferred DED diagnostic and therapeutic practices! We are looking for champions in all countries to promote the survey with clinicians who treat dry eye disease. By participating in our… 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

artificial tears

Raising the Bar in Dry Eye Care : Interview with Rebecca Petris, Founder of The Dry Eye Company

By On 2 December 2016

TFOS recently spoke with Rebecca Petris, founder and CEO of The Dry Eye Company, about how we can raise the bar in dry eye care. She shared her personal history and how… Read More

eye

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

eye

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

eye

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