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Dear EyeWiki Editors,

In the past month, the site was viewed a total of 1,666,128 times. Since January 1, 2023 we have added 142 new articles. We have also collectively edited 1498 articles since the start of the year out of our current 1598 articles.

AAO Education Division Happy Hour: All EyeWiki editors are invited to attend a happy hour at AAO 2023 in San Franciso, hosted by the AAO Education Division in honor of your service to the Academy. There will be a designated gathering area for EyeWiki.

  • Fri., Nov. 3, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • W Hotel, Great Room, 3rd floor

Tip of the Month: How to Use the Article Watch List

  • After logging you can find a link to your Watchlist at the top right hand side of any page between Preference and Contributions
  • When you edit or make changes to an article it is automatically added to your watchlist
  • When changes are made to an article on your Watchlist you will receive an email notification to assist you in tracking changes made to your assigned articles
  • To edit your Watchlist:
    • Click on the Watch list link
    • Go to Edit your list of watched pages

Find Your Article Assignments

  • Log in and go to the My Portal link at the top of the page next to "Recent Changes"
  • To find your own article assignments, sort the article table by “Assigned Editor (portal member)” or use the filter
  • Also, find your article assighments on your Talk page between your Name (after logging in) and Preferences
  • Review the Quick-Start Guide for Editors for helpful tips. For easy reference, this guide is also linked to each section Portal page

Sign Off When You Have Finished an Article Review

  • When you complete an article review go to Edit with Form at the top of the article and change:
    • The date to be current
    • The status to Up to Date
    • The reviewer's name to your own (This is how we know which editor last reviewed an article assigned to more than 1 EyeWiki section)

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Our Top 3 Most Viewed Articles for September 2023

About the Cornea/External Disease section:

The Cornea/External Disease section has 0 articles that have not been assigned status (see portal). There are also 107 articles in this section that need to be updated. As editors, you are responsible for assigning status to articles and updating articles. We are asking you to access your portal and address these outstanding issues ASAP.

Remember, the high priority topics for our section are: none found

If you have questions about editing EyeWiki, your role, or suggestions for the site, please contact your section lead editor, Colleen Halfpenny, M.D., or the EyeWiki editors Cat Nguyen Burkat, MD FACS and Jennifer I Lim MD.

Thank you again for your dedication to the spread of ophthalmic knowledge via EyeWiki.


Cat Nguyen Burkat, MD FACS
Jennifer I. Lim, MD
Deputy Editor-in-Chief
Dan Mummert
Director, Online Education
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