Tag: ESR

2
mar

ESR 4 at the 37th Congress of Optometry and Contactology (C.O.C)

Between the days 28th and 29th of January 2018 the 37th Congress of Optometry and Contactology (C.O.C) was held in Le Beffroi de Montrouge, Paris, France. This event, accessible to all optical professionals and optometrists, aims to present the latest scientific information but also to facilitate interprofessional exchanges regarding optometry, contact lenses, dry eye and the latest breakthrough regarding the

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2
mar

ESR 7 at Confocal Microscopy Training in Manchester, 25 January 2018

On the 25th of January, Alberto Recchioni took part in a full-day training in Confocal Microscopy organised by his Supervisor Dr Clare O’Donnell and Noor Haziq Bin Saliman at the University of Manchester/Eurolens Research (Figure 1). Haziq is currently a PhD student at the University of Manchester and his research focuses on the inflammatory response of the ocular surface to

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23
ene

ESR 7, 9 and 10 at the Visionaries 2017 meeting in London

On 13rd of December, the EDEN fellows Tugce Ipek, Francesco Menduni and Alberto Recchioni attended the Visionaries 2017 meeting in London. The event started with a detailed summary by the latest Tear Film Ocular Surface Dry Eye WorkShop II (TFOS DEWS) report where Professor James Wolffsohn explained how to incorporate it in the clinical practice. After that, there was an

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3
nov

ESR 5 at the European Association for Vision and Eye Research (EVER)

The 20th annual meeting of the European Association for Vision and Eye Research (EVER) was held on 27th – 30th September in Nice. The deep blue waters of the Cote d’Azur and its dramatic backdrop for elegancy is a perfect location for a gathering. EVER is the leading ophthalmological research association in Europe, covering ophthalmology and visual sciences research. One of

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3
nov

LHS Postgraduate Research Day at Aston University, 28th June 2017

Marίa Vidal Rohr (ESR6), Alberto Recchioni (ESR7), Francesco Menduni (ESR9), and Tugce Ipek (ESR10) attended the LHS Postgraduate Research Day at Aston University (Birmingham, UK) on the 29th June 2016. The event is a platform for improving all the skills necessary to address a formal presentation in a professional conference. Marίa Vidal Rohr (ESR6) presented her poster about “Clinical Test

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3
oct

EDEN Fellows attend to the second meeting of the MCAA Polish Chapter

On 11th of September the EDEN fellows Maryam Mousavi and Clara Llorens Quintana attended the second meeting of the Marie-Curie Alumni Association (MCAA) polish chapter that was held in Gdansk (Poland) at the Gdansk University of Technology. The MCAA polish chapter was created one year ago and Clara is one of the founding members. During its first year the chapter

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3
oct

ESR 4 at the 16th International Congress of Optometry

Edouard Lafosse (ESR 4) participated at the 16th  International Congress of Optometry held in Corferias, Bogotá, Colombia on August 4-6th. This event gathered world optometry leaders, professional experts, researchers from leading educational institutions in national and international optometry, leading international professional colleges and associations from different countries and was the occasion to share the results of their research with the

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2
oct

EDEN fellows at the “EDEN Summer School” (Aston University)

Aston University welcomed The European Dry Eye Network (EDEN) for the summer meeting that took place from 6th to 7th of June 2017. The event started with a “Welcome meeting” held by Prof. James Wolffsohn. Afterwards, each members of EDEN presented their research work to the rest of the EDEN team in order to practice, share and discuss the different

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2
oct

ESR 1 at the Centre of Innovation

On 19th May 2017 Izabela Garaszczuk (ESR 1) was an invited speaker to give a welcoming lecture at the CooperVsion’s Centre of Innovation in Budapest for the European optometry students taking part in the Future Ocular Research Creativity Event (FORCE). Izabela was presenting pros and cons of working in the academia, sharing her last years’ experience with the audience comprising

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2
oct

ESR 5 and ESR 8 at the Optom Meeting “BARCELONA 2017”

EDEN fellows Maryam Mousavi (ESR 5) and Duygu Acar (ESR 8) attended the Optom Meeting “BARCELONA 2017” that was held in Barcelona (Spain) from 12-14 May 2017. The conference was jointly hosted by the Spanish General Council of Optometry (CGCOO) and the European Academy of Optometry and Optics (EAOO). Researchers and professionals in the fields of optics, optometry, and vision

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