Tag: ESR

27
nov

Alberto Recchioni presents a poster during the Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) in Vienna, Austria

From 22nd to 26th of September 2018, the 36th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) was held in Vienna, Austria. The Congress is one of the most important meetings in cataract and refractive surgery with more than 9000 participants from more than 123 countries around the world attending. The leading international meeting for refractive surgery

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28
sep

ESR03 at the Imaging and Applied Optics Congress

The Optical Society (OSA) organized the Imaging and Applied Optics Congress, which was held on June 25th to 28th in Orlando (Florida, USA). The congress brings together academics, researchers and industrialists to provide a comprehensive view on the latest developments in imaging and applied optics. It covered the leading advances in imaging and optics as well as their application in

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17
sep

ESR 7 achieves the Certificate in Management of Dry Eye & Contact Lens Retention from BCLA

Recently, Alberto Recchioni (ESR 7) has achieved the Certificate in Management of Dry Eye & Contact Lens Retention from the British Contact Lens Association (BCLA). After the completion of five online modules, plus one relevant GOC approved Dry Eye and Ocular Surface Health (OSH) workshop, Alberto has successfully passed the five work-stations during the OSCE exam held in Aston University

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17
sep

ESR 9 at BioMedEng18, Imperial Collage, London

BioMedEng18 is largest gathering of Biomedical Engineers, Medical Engineers and Bioengineers in the UK, gathering more than 500 delegates. Attendees included academics and students from leading universities and research centres across the UK and around the world, as well as senior clinicians from the NHS, industrial partners from MedTech companies, Venture Capital Investors, and leading executives from research councils and

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5
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ESR 7 at Visiometrics in Barcelona

On 22nd of June 2018, Alberto Recchioni (ESR 7) visited Visiometrics (Halma Company) in Cerdanyola del Valles, Barcelona (Figure 1). Alberto, met Dr Santos Vives at ARVO 2018, and had a tour of the work carried out in Visiometrics and gave a short presentation about his project in Dry Eye in relation to ocular surgery funded by the EU under

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5
sep

ARVO’18

The Annual ARVO Meeting is the largest scientific conference gathering of eye and vision researchers in the world, attracting over 11,000 international basic and clinical researchers from more than 75 countries that share the latest breakthroughs in vision research.  About 45% of attendees are from outside the U.S. This year the ARVO 2018 Annual Meeting was held in Honolulu, Hawaii

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5
sep

Marie Curie fellows at OPTOM’18 conference, 13-15th April 2018

The International Congress of Optometry, Contactology and Ophthalmic Optics (OPTOM’18) has celebrated its 25th edition this year. Since its first celebration in 1970, OPTOM has been consolidating, refining and innovating its scientific program and its organization to become a reference. Currently, OPTOM is the main national meeting of the sector, and one of the most important on an international scale.

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ESR 7 at the XXI Congress of Istituto Benigno Zaccagnini (IBZ)

During the days 22th and 23rd of April 2018 the XXI Congress of Istituto Benigno Zaccagnini (IBZ) Vision Sciences Department was held in Bologna, Italy. This year, the Congress was titled “Anterior Eye: vision science answers between innovation and contrast to changes in social and environmental contexts” with the aim to facilitate the connection between different eye professionals in the

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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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