Dear Readers,
Eye South East Asia (EyeSEA, formerly known as Thammasat Thai Journal of Ophthalmology) is pleased to announce the release of our first issue, available online here. This issue contains 12 peer-reviewed articles ranging from case reports, original articles, health economics and public health, submitted by authors from across 6 countries in the South-East Asian region. EyeSEA is an open access journal, freely available on our website with hardcopies distributed to South-East Asian Ophthalmology societies and institutions. We hope that readers will find our published articles informative and relevant to their practices, and we look forward to releasing our next issue of EyeSEA in December 2017. 
To request a hard copy of EyeSEA to be included in your institution’s library, submit a letter to the editor, or for more information in submitting a manuscript for EyeSEA’s December 2017 issue – please contact us at 

Tayakorn Kupakanjana
Managing Editor of EyeSEA