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Health Economics and Policy

Subspecialties Health Economics and Policy

Off the Beaten Track: Barbara Erny

| Barbara Erny

Barbara Erny and her work with the ASCRS Foundation in Ethiopia

Subspecialties Education and Training

Off the Beaten Track: Emilio Torres-Netto

| Emilio de Almeida Torres-Netto

Emilio Torres-Netto and his work in the Amazon forest

Subspecialties Cornea / Ocular Surface

Image of the Month

This month’s image shows successful processing of a cornea.

Subspecialties Refractive

Defusing the Myopia Time-Bomb

| Bhavin Shah

A myopia pandemic is unfolding before our eyes. To avert tomorrow’s explosion of blindness, we have to defuse this time-bomb – today

Business & Profession Health Economics and Policy

Three and Out

| Brian Joondeph

Obamacare’s uncertain future as we enter the third year of Trump’s presidency

Business & Profession Health Economics and Policy

Thinking of the Children

| Aleksandra Jones

The prevalence of childhood blindness is much higher in developing countries – and it is largely avoidable

Subspecialties Health Economics and Policy

Off the Beaten Track: Lisa Park

| Lisa Park

Lisa Park and her work with Vision Care USA & Hospital de la Familia

Business & Profession Basic & Translational Research

Time Well Spent

Sitting Down With… John Berdahl, Partner at Vance Thompson Vision, Founder and CEO of Equinox, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA.

Business & Profession Health Economics and Policy

Hands Off “Hands-On” Training

Over the last 50 years eye surgery and surgical training have altered out of all recognition. But dedicated trainers and graded hands-on training remain the two foundations.

Business & Profession Professional Development

In Black and White

Modern ophthalmology relies on novel ideas being explored and developed. In the race towards commercialization, let’s not forget to protect the intellectual property of the innovator.


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