• Outgoing ASCRS executive director challenged by overregulation in ophthalmology

    10 days ago - By Healio

    I cannot hear or see the acronym ASCRS without conjuring up an image of David Karcher in my head. As executive director of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, David has stood at the helm and navigated many turbulent regulatory seas in the field of ophthalmology for more than 37 years. His commitment to the society, along with his tenacious drive, have made ASCRS the outstanding organization it is today.
    David will formally retire effective Dec. 31, 2018, and has begun to pass the baton to Stephen H. Speares, the new ASCRS executive director, so David was able to find some
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