Congressional Briefing/Screening/Research Poster Session held during Dry Eye Awareness Month—July 2017
ALLIANCE FOR EYE AND VISION RESEARCH (AEVR)
In conjunction with
TEAR FILM & OCULAR SURFACE SOCIETY (TFOS)
Invite you to a Congressional Briefing/Screening/Research Poster Session held during Dry Eye Awareness Month—July 2017
Dry Eye: An Updated Definition, A Greater Impact on Vision Health
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
House Rayburn 2168 (Gold Room)
12 Noon – 1:15 pm: Luncheon Briefing
11:30 am – 2 pm: “Test Your Tears” Screening/Poster Session
Briefing: A panel of experts will discuss the just-released TFOS Dry Eye Workshop II (TFOS DEWS II™) Report on Dry Eye Incidence, Diagnosis, and Treatment—with Implications for Vision Health and Research.
Screening and Poster Session: “Test Your Tears” screening of osmolarity—an important biomarker of ocular surface health, and posters by Dry Eye Researchers on various aspects of the disease.
Please R.S.V.P. to
Dina Beaumont @ 202-407-8325 or [email protected]
AEVR and TFOS, 501(c)3 Non-Profit Educational Foundations, are pleased to host this widely attended event, with event management supported by a Shire grant.