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BLOG: How to get involved with international ophthalmology

While at the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting this year, quite a few people approached me, asking, “Hey, I’ve got a week or two available each year. How can I get involved with global ophthalmology?” When I talk to people about this kind of ...

Source: Healio
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Wills Eye Hospital's Training in Ophthalmology Voted #1 Top Eye Residency Program in Nation

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wills Eye at Jefferson Residency Program has been voted the #1 medical education training program in ophthalmology in the nation according to The Wills Eye Hospital faculty serve as ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 11 Dec 2018

A century on, Hadassah’s ophthalmology department sees a global impact

For the Sanchez family, the 100th anniversary of the renowned Ophthalmology Department at Israel’s Hadassah Medical Center holds special meaning. Though they’re from Ecuador, they’ve had two generations of doctors participate in Hadassah’s ...

Source: The Times of Israel
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Ophthotech Announces the Addition of Ophthalmic Industry Leader, Adrienne L. Graves, Ph.D., Former Chief Executive Officer of Santen Inc., to Its Board of Directors

Dr. Graves is well-known in the ophthalmology community and for her successful track record in building organizations and overseeing innovative ophthalmic products through the development, regulatory and commercialization process in the U.S. and globally.

Source: Business Wire
Published: 12 Dec 2018

A Girl Whose Eyes Appear White in Photos

A 6-year-old girl was referred to pediatric ophthalmology for a white reflex that was seen in photographs by her parents. Initially, the mother only saw the white reflex in the left eye, but then she started to also notice the white reflex in the right eye ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 12 Dec 2018

2nd edition of ‘Aravind FAQs’ ophthalmology book launched

Madurai: The second edition of Aravind FAQs, the largest selling book in India for postgraduates in Ophthalmology, was released in Madurai on Thursday. Its author, Dr N Venkatesh Prajna, went down ...

Source: Times of India
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Global Artificial Eye Market 2019-2023

NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- About this market The psychological well-being of individuals can be affected by ophthalmic defects or injuries caused due to trauma, ophthalmology diseases, retinal cancer, and individuals with moderately shrunken ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 11 Dec 2018

CrowdReviews Partnered with Conference Series to Announce: CME Accredited 28th International Conference on Insights in Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine which deals with the treatment, disorders & diseases related to the eye. It mainly deals with the functions of the eye and how eye disease should be treated. All tests that profess to diagnose eye diseases should be ...

Source: Pr
Published: 07 Dec 2018

LumiThera inks Italian Valeda distro deal

LumiThera said today that it inked a deal with ophthalmology distributor Miloftalmica to be the exclusive distributor of the Valeda light delivery system, intended to treat dry age-related macular degeneration, across Italy. Therapy using the Valeda light ...

Source: MassDevice
Published: 11 Dec 2018

American Academy of Ophthalmology Calls on States to Maintain High Safety Standards for Surgical Eye Care

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Ophthalmology agrees with important patient safety guidelines recommended in a joint report issued by the three federal agencies that help guide the nation's health care system. The report ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Pakistan ahead in field of ophthalmology

KARACHI: Eye surgeon and former President of Pakistan Ophthalmologists Association, Dr Sharif Hashmani said Pakistan is way ahead in the field of ophthalmology (eye care and treatment) as compared to other countries in the region. "This, however, must not ...

Source: Geo News
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Medical Cameras Market - Services is expected to continue demand for services in years to come till 2025

The camera type segment includes, endoscopy cameras, ophthalmology cameras, dermatology cameras, dental cameras and other cameras. Based on technology, the medical cameras market is segmented as, digital imaging (3D/2D), infrared, OCT (Optical Coherence ...

Published: 11 Dec 2018

Ophthalmology PACS Market Report on Global Forecast, Industry Insights, Overview and Top Company Profiles

The study estimates the ophthalmology PACS market size for 2018 and projects its demand till 2023. In the primary research process, various sources from both demand side and supply side were interviewed to obtain qualitative and quantitative information ...

Published: 04 Dec 2018

Ipsos Launches Ophthalmology Monitor

Ipsos has launched a Global Ophthalmology Therapy Monitor - the latest addition to its Syndicated Real World Evidence Portfolio - in the big five EU markets plus Switzerland, Japan and Canada. Other markets are available on demand. Like all the others in ...

Source: MrWeb
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Single mom keeps her eye on an ophthalmology career

Parshanna Wilson is training to be an ophthalmic technician and also works full-time in student housing. (USC Photo/Gus Ruelas) Parshanna Wilson may be tired, but she still has a vision.

Source: USC-News
Published: 19 Nov 2018

Gurugram gets CT Scanner and Ophthalmology unit for pets

New Delhi [India], Nov 28 (NewsVoir): A computed tomography (CT) scanner and ophthalmology unit was inaugurated at CGS Hospital DLF Phase 3, Gurugram recently. The inauguration was followed by a mesmerizing performance of Shubha Mudgal, the famous ...

Source: Asian News International
Published: 28 Nov 2018

Kline receives American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Life Achievement Honor Award

The AAO is the world’s largest association of eye physicians and surgeons. With 32,000 medical doctors, the mission of the AAO is to protect sight and empower lives by serving as an advocate for patients and the public, leading ophthalmic education, and ...

Source: UAB
Published: 20 Nov 2018

Guests at American Academy of Ophthalmology 2018 Meeting Get Firsthand Look at the Canon U.S.A. Eyecare Portfolio

MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Showcasing eyecare devices and teleretinal solutions at the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2018 meeting, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will provide attendees the opportunity to ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 22 Oct 2018

Enhancements Streamline and Automate Clinical Workflow and Discrete Data Customization for Improved Patient Care and Compliance

MONTVALE, N.J., Oct. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SRS Health, a leading innovator in intelligent data solutions for high-performing ophthalmologists, will debut ophthalmology-specific enhancements to its patent-pending Smart Workflows platform. The ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 23 Oct 2018

American Academy of Ophthalmology honors luminaries in medical and surgical eye care

CHICAGO - Oct. 28, 2018 - The American Academy of Ophthalmology is honoring exceptional ophthalmologists whose contributions have improved patient care and advanced the profession. They have distinguished themselves in a wide variety of pursuits, from ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 29 Oct 2018

Aerie Pharmaceuticals to Present at Ophthalmology Futures Forums in Vienna, Austria

Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AERI), an ophthalmic pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of first-in-class therapies for the treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma, retina diseases and other diseases of ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 20 Sep 2018

Eyenovia to Present at the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit at the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2018

Eyenovia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYEN) is a specialty biopharmaceutical company building a portfolio of next generation topical eye treatments based on its proprietary delivery and formulation platform for microdosing. Eyenovia’s pipeline is currently focused on ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 23 Oct 2018

Glaukos Technologies Featured in Presentations at 2018 American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Glaukos Corporation (NYSE: GKOS), an ophthalmic medical technology and pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel surgical devices and sustained pharmaceutical therapies designed ...

Source: NewsOK
Published: 26 Oct 2018

LumiThera, Inc. Selected to Present at the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit 2018 at the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chicago, IL

SEATTLE, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LumiThera ® Inc., a commercial-stage medical device company focused on developing photobiomodulation (PBM) therapies for ocular disorders and disease, today announced that it will present at the Ophthalmology ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 19 Oct 2018

BioTime Presents New OpRegen® Data at American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting

OpRegen®, a retinal pigment epithelium cell therapy transplant currently in development for the treatment of dry form age-related macular degeneration (dry-AMD). The data were presented at the 2018 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual

Source: NewsOK
Published: 29 Oct 2018

Precise Bio opens ophthalmology facility to develop 3D printed corneas

Precise Bio, a biotechnology company based in North Carolina, has established a dedicated ophthalmology business unit in its Winston-Salem facility. In addition to its 4D Bio Fabrication Platform, the unit aims to advance 3D bioprinting research for the eyes.

Source: 3D Printing Industry
Published: 26 Oct 2018

Precise Bio launches Ophthalmology Business Unit to develop 3D printed corneas

Precise Bio, a North Carolina based Regenerative Medicine company announced the launch of a dedicated ophthalmology business unit in its Winston-Salem facility. In addition to its scalable platform that enables mass-bio-fabrication of tissue and organ ...

Source: 3D printing applications
Published: 29 Oct 2018

New research affirms potential of eye scans to detect Alzheimer’s disease early

Research has begun to suggest that certain signs of deterioration in the retina could mirror early neurodegeneration, and new research presented at the recent Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology has solidified the growing body of ...

Source: New Atlas
Published: 31 Oct 2018

Da Vinci’s possible vision disorder may have influenced his art

According to a new paper in JAMA Ophthalmology, that disorder may have helped this quintessential Renaissance man capture 3D space on a flat 2D canvas so brilliantly. If so, Leonardo would be in very good company. Several other famous artists—including ...

Source: Ars Technica
Published: 18 Oct 2018

Ophthalmologists travel to Fijian village, performing 137 surgeries in six days

The head of ophthalmology at Loma Linda University Health assembled a team of cataract surgeons to perform corrective eye surgeries in Fiji, a country where vision care and glasses are limited and procedures to restore eyesight aren’t common. Michael ...

Source: Seventh-day Adventist Church
Published: 25 Oct 2018