Tag: ESR

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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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2
oct

ESR 1 and ESR 3 at the ARVO Annual Meeting 2017

Izabela Garaszczuk (ESR 1) and Clara Llorens Quintana (ESR 3) along with Professor James Wolffsohn attended the ARVO (The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology) annual meeting taking place in Baltimore, Maryland, between 7th and 11th May 2017. The conference was hosted by Baltimore Convention Center. The Annual ARVO Meeting is the largest scientific conference attracting over 11,000 vision

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2
oct

ESR 2 at CIOCV 2017

Laura Rico del Viejo (ESR 2) attended the 14º edition of the CIOCV taking place at University of Minho, Braga (Portugal). During the two days of conferences, topics related to myopia progression, computer visual syndrome, multifocal contact lenses, dry eye, scleral contact lenses, binocular vision, neuropthalmology were discussed. As usual, these conferences brought together about 500 professionals, students and researchers

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10
abr

ESR 5 and ESR 6 at Marie Curie Alumni Association, Annual Conference, 24-25 March

Salamanca is the city of thought and knowledge. It is full of art and beauty with the old town being a UNESCO World Heritage location. Here, you’ll find majestic monuments and architectural buildings including the University of Salamanca, the third old university in Europe, where the Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA) for the 2017 Annual Conference on 24th and 25th March was held. Maryam Mousavi (ESR 5) and Maria

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10
abr

Ophthalmic Research Group (ORG) Seminar

Francesco Menduni (ESR9) held a 30-minute seminar in the Aston University ORG group on 22nd February 2017. During his talk, entitled “Towards a complete anterior eye model – First steps forward”, he discussed many relevant aspects of his PhD project with other PhD students and vision science experts. This experience represented not only a unique networking opportunity, but also a

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10
abr

ESR2 at “IV AEOPTOMETRISTAS” Conferences 11-12th February 2017

Laura Rico del Viejo (ESR 2) participated as guest speaker in the IV Edition of “AEOPTOMETRISTAS” Conferences, organized by Asociación Española de Optometristas Unidos. Directed towards researchers, teachers and professionals in the field of vision health, this edition included six round tables about outstanding topics in the vision field: Low vision, optical filters and research; Posterior pole of the eye;

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7
dic

Presenting EDEN at PWr

On December 2nd Clara Llorens Quintana (ESR 3) participated in a special seminar for PhD students in engineering department, organized by prof. Kotulska at Wroclaw University of Science and technology. She presented a talk entitled as “Tears and fractal dimension. A not so distant relationship”. Clara had the opportunity to discuss with other PhD students about the EDEN project, addressing

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