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VIDEO: Summit gives ophthalmologists, industry chance to discuss future of ophthalmology

June 28, 2016

COSTA MESA, Calif. — At the Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit, John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, discusses how the meeting brings together ophthalmologists, industry and investment community in the “Silicon Valley” of ophthalmology.

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VIDEO: EGS president shares organization's mission

June 25, 2016
PRAGUE — European Glaucoma Society President Anja Tuulonen, MD, PhD, sends her greeting from the society congress and speaks about the mission of EGS.
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VIDEO: Ophthalmologist-entrepreneur shares pearls on early product development

June 24, 2016
COSTA MESA, Calif. — At the Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit, Gary Wortz, MD, discusses lessons he has learned in entrepreneurship and how to turn an idea…

Eleven Biotherapeutics reports $7.6 million net loss in first quarter

June 24, 2016
Eleven Biotherapeutics reported a net loss applicable to common stockholders of $7.6 million, or $0.39 per share, in the first quarter compared with a net loss of $6.5…
In the Journals

Study shows nearly 10 million highly myopic adults in US

June 27, 2016
Researchers determined a population burden of approximately 9.6 million adults with high myopia, 817,829 adults with…
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Optometry pioneer Alden N. Haffner, OD, dies at 87

June 23, 2016
Alden N. Haffner, OD, PhD, FAAO , passed away at the age of 87 on June 22, according to an announcement from the…
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AAO revises screening guidelines for chloroquine, hydroxychloroquine retinopathy

June 23, 2016
The American Academy of Ophthalmology revised its recommendations on screening for chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine…
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VIDEO: Summit gives ophthalmologists, industry chance to discuss future of ophthalmology

June 28, 2016
COSTA MESA, Calif. — At the Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit, John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, discusses how the meeting brings together…

From OSN EuropeVideo

VIDEO: EGS president shares organization's mission

June 25, 2016
PRAGUE — European Glaucoma Society President Anja Tuulonen, MD, PhD, sends her greeting from the society congress and speaks about the mission of…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Ophthalmologist-entrepreneur shares pearls on early product development

June 24, 2016
COSTA MESA, Calif. — At the Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit, Gary Wortz, MD, discusses lessons he has learned in entrepreneurship and…

Eleven Biotherapeutics reports $7.6 million net loss in first quarter

June 24, 2016
Eleven Biotherapeutics reported a net loss applicable to common stockholders of $7.6 million, or $0.39 per share, in the first quarter compared with…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Pyott discusses his plans after Allergan

June 23, 2016
COSTA MESA, Calif. — At the Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit, David E.I. Pyott, former CEO of Allergan, discusses his experience…

Ophthotech completes patient recruitment for third phase 3 trial of Fovista

June 23, 2016
Ophthotech has completed patient recruitment for a phase 3 clinical trial of Fovista in combination with anti-VEGF agents for the treatment of wet…

FDA clears REBIScan’s Pediatric Vision Scanner

June 22, 2016
The FDA has granted REBIScan market clearance through the de novo pathway for the Pediatric Vision Scanner, according to a press release. The…

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VIDEO: OCTANe Ophthalmology Technology Summit brings together industry leaders, investors, innovators

June 22, 2016
COSTA MESA, Calif. — At the Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit, James V. Mazzo, chairman and CEO of AcuFocus and founder of OCTANe…

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VIDEO: OCTANe group continues to fund ophthalmic innovation in Southern California

June 22, 2016
COSTA MESA, Calif. — At the Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit, Bill Carpou, OCTANe CEO, discusses the progress the group has made…

FDA accepts new drug application for AC-170 from Nicox

June 21, 2016
The FDA has accepted the new drug application for AC-170 to treat ocular itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis, according to a press…

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