Special Awards - Japanese Ophthalmological Society

Special Awards

The JOS Best Paper Award

2019 Award Winner
State of Ocular Sequelae and Visual Dysfunction in Individuals with Hansen's Disease (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 123 (1): 51-57, 2019)
Chika Shigeyasu, M.D. (Kyorin Univ.)
2018 Award Winner
Observation of Arteriovenous Crossing Morphology in Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion with Optical Coherence Tomography (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 122 (12): 920-927, 2018)
Hisayoshi Satoh, M.D. (Yokohama City Univ. Medical Ctr.)
2017 Award Winner
Amniotic Membrane Transplantation for Corneal and Conjunctival Diseases: Classification of Application and Outcomes from Analysis of 95 cases (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 121 (4): 359-365, 2017)
Kazuomi Hanada, M.D. (Asahikawa Medical Univ.)
2016 Award Winner
Comparative Study of Seven-year Outcomes Following Laser In Situ Keratomileusis with those of Trans-epithelial Photorefractive Keratectomy (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 120 (7): 487-493, 2016)
Yo Nakamura, M.D. (Kyoto Prefectural Univ. of Medicine)
2015 Award Winner
Comparison of Retinal Detachment Associated with Atopic Dermatitis with that of a Blunt Trauma (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 119 (7): 457-463, 2015)
Tadashi Orihara, M.D. (Kyorin Univ.)
2014 Award Winner
Normal Values of Retinal Sensitivity Determined by Macular Integrity Assessment (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 118 (1): 15-21, 2014)
Atsushi Fujiwara, Ph.D. (Kagawa Univ.)
2013 Award Winner
Nocturnal Dipping of Heart Rate in Patients with Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy and Iris and/or Angle Neovascularization (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 117 (7): 548-553, 2013)
Chieko Shiba, M.D. (Toho Univ. Sakura Medical Center)
2012 Award Winner
Relationship between birth month and ocular refraction noted during eye disease checkups for three-and-a-half-year-old children in Japan (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 116 (2): 95-99, 2012)
Koji Matsuda, M.D. (Matsuda Eye Clinic)
2011 Award Winner
Relationship between the frequency of disc hemorrhage and the enlargement of nerve fiber layer defects and the deterioration speed of visual field loss in normal-tension glaucoma with wedge-shaped nerve fiber layer defects (Nippon Ganka Gakkai Zasshi 115 (9): 839-847, 2011)
Koji Nitta, M.D. (Fukui-ken Saiseikai Hosp. /Kanazawa Univ.)