Major Brazilian Network News Program Interviews UT Hamilton Eye Institute Physicians


September 11, 2009 -- Today, a reporter from the Fantastico news program (Brazil's equivalent to 60 Minutes) spoke with Drs. Barrett G. Haik and James C. Fleming about a young man with haemolacria (bloody tears) who recently gained international media attention. The Hamilton Eye Institute welcomed the film crew from Globo TV, Brazil's largest television network and the fourth largest commercial network in the world. The Fantastico news program has about 40 million viewers in Brazil alone. Globo also has an international satellite channel broadcasting the show to 48 countries worldwide.