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The International Council of Ophthalmology Joins The Eye Cancer Foundation to Train Developing-World Physicians to Treat the Childhood Eye Cancer, Retinoblastoma

The International Council of Ophthalmology Joins The Eye Cancer Foundation to Train Developing-World Physicians to Treat the Childhood Eye Cancer, Retinoblastoma

August 8, 2016

Proper Training Expected to Substantially Reduce Mortality Rates The Eye Cancer Foundation is pleased to announce a partnership with the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) to promote and conduct eye cancer fellowship education for physicians from unserved countries. The ICO represents ... Read More

The Visionary Newsletter - Summer 2016 Edition

The Visionary Newsletter - Summer 2016 Edition

August 2, 2016

The Summer 2016 edition of The Visionary is now available! The Eye Cancer Foundation publishes The Visionary free-of-charge to keep you informed about the latest news, research, and global efforts focused on improving eye cancer treatment, diagnosis, and cure. In this edition, you will find artic... Read More

New ECF-Sponsored Ophthalmic Pathology Fellowship at Emory Eye Center with Hans Grossniklaus, MD, MBA

New ECF-Sponsored Ophthalmic Pathology Fellowship at Emory Eye Center with Hans Grossniklaus, MD, MBA

July 26, 2016

Hans Grossniklaus, MD, MBA, founding director of the Ocular Oncology and Pathology Services at Emory Eye Center in Atlanta, Georgia. We are fortunate to have partnered with Hans Grossniklaus, MD, MBA who is founding director of the Ocular Oncology and Pathology Services at Emory Eye Center. Thr... Read More

ECF Fellow Publishes Uveal Melanoma Study in Middle East

ECF Fellow Publishes Uveal Melanoma Study in Middle East

July 8, 2016

Dr. Ahmad Shokri Zewar from Yemen was the first author of a recent study to evaluate the features and outcomes relating to the management of uveal melanoma in King Hussein Cancer Center in Jordan. Zewar conducted the study with Dr. Yacoub A.Yousef, a collaboration that was possible thanks to The Eye... Read More

Eye Cancer Foundation Sets a Course Toward an #EyeCancerCure

Eye Cancer Foundation Sets a Course Toward an #EyeCancerCure

June 21, 2016

The Eye Cancer Foundation (ECF) today announces a bold new strategic direction with a focus on bringing patients in every country access to an #EyeCancerCure. This will be accomplished through the Eye Cancer Working Day events, sponsored fellowships to train specialists in underserved countries, a... Read More

Vitreoretinal Lymphoma Registry

Vitreoretinal Lymphoma Registry

February 26, 2016

Physician Call to Action!!! THE VITREORETINAL LYMPHOMA DATABASE There exists almost no evidence-based, therefore statistically significant information concerning vitreoretinal lymphoma. This information is needed to help determine the best local and systemic treatment strategies. In that vitreore... Read More

International Retinoblastoma Fellowships

International Retinoblastoma Fellowships

February 3, 2016

The Eye Cancer Foundation(ECF) is pleased to announce funding to support retinoblastoma education fellowships for candidates from unserved and underserved countries. These fellowships may be from the ECF, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, and/or the International Council of Ophthalmology. This progr... Read More

Long-term Anti-VEGF Suppression of Radiation Retinopathy is Possible

Long-term Anti-VEGF Suppression of Radiation Retinopathy is Possible

November 22, 2015

Very Important News! “Untreated, macular radiation retinopathy typically leaves the eye with poor vision or legally blind. But if this happens to you, drug therapy preserve vision." Ophthalmic radiation therapy continues to save the lives, vision and eyes for cancer p... Read More

Eye Cancer Working Day video sessions now available

Eye Cancer Working Day video sessions now available

August 21, 2015

The first Eye Cancer Working Day took place at The Curie Institute, Paris, France, on June 15th, 2015. It was sponsored by The Eye Cancer Foundation, The Curie Institute and the American Joint Committee on Cancer. The Working Day was divided into several sections, each dealing with a critical probl... Read More

The First Eye Cancer Working Day

The First Eye Cancer Working Day

June 16, 2015

A Wonderful and Successful Meeting! Watch online! Working Day video sessions have been posted on our website. June 15th, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM The Curie Institute, Paris, France One day prior to ISOO Meeting, the Eye Cancer Foundation and Curie Institute will host the First Eye Cancer Working... Read More

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