Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology

A Tribute to Most Respected Ophthalmic Author - Mr. Jack J. Kanski (1939-2019)

Suresh K. Pandey, Vidushi Sharma
SuVi Eye Institute & Lasik Laser Center, Kota, Rajasthan, India

Editor-in-Chief, Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology, Dr R.P.Centre, AIIMS.

Corresponding Author:

Suresh K. Pandey 
SuVi Eye Institute & Lasik Laser Center
C 13 Talwandi, Kota, Rajasthan 324 005, India
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Published Online: 31-JAN-2019

World renowned ophthalmologist, famous author, Mr. Jack J. Kanski (FRCS, FRCOphth) passed away on January 5, 2019 at the age of 79 years. With his demise, there is end of an era and a great loss to the world of ophthalmology. Mr. Kanski was one of the most respected authors and few authors have left behind such a vast legacy. Generations of ophthalmologists learned and are still learning from Mr. Kanski’s works and his tremendous books. Ophthalmology professionals and optometrists around-the-world will remember Mr. Kanski forever. As one of the most popular contemporary author of ophthalmic texts, Mr. Kanski will be sadly missed, but his work will live on indefinitely.

Keywords :Jack J. Kanski, Tribute