During the WOC 2014 in Tokyo, Japan dr. Stodůlka, who actively presented several conference contributions, met the icon of ophthalmology – professor John Marshall. Professor Marshall is a world-renowned expert in laser eye surgery and the founder of laser refractive surgery. After the encounter, prof. Marshall sent dr. Stodůlka a brief e-mail message in which he gives his recognition to dr. Stodůlka`s work:
Dear Pavel,
Just a note to say how nice it was to catch up with you in Tokyo and to congratulate you on your ever rising star as an international presenter. I’m really impressed with the quality of your work and the quality of your presentations. I hope we meet up in Boston and I look forward to spending more time with you, yours, John