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Damien Gatinel

Head of the Anterior Segment and Refractive Surgery Department, Rothschild Foundation Hospital, Paris, France

The single biggest challenge facing your field in 2022 – and beyond?

I think the increase in the prevalence of myopia is of particular concern. Of course, it assures refractive surgery a bright future, but the management of myopia co-morbidities is a public health challenge for all concerned countries.

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From ocular oncology to tackling neglected diseases, our 2020 Power Listers are making their mark on ophthalmology – and beyond.

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100 reasons to be proud

This is the third time we have tried to map the Top 100 most influential people in the world of ophthalmology. The list includes surgeons, scientists, engineers, CEOs and more, and each one of them has been voted for by you, our readers.

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