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World Sight Day 2018 – Events from Alumna Jacquelyn O’Banion in Atlanta GA, USA

Top: Patients waiting to be screened. We had 200-300 patient arrive for a 4 hour screening event in rural Georgia

World Sight Day Screening – We partnered with a local Lions Club in Cordele, a rural part of Georgia with limited access to healthcare, to hold a screening event. We…

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Blog from Esmael Habtamu Ali, PhD: Co-Lead Educator for Eliminating Trachoma MOOC

Esmael Habtamu Ali with patient during Trachoma field work in Ethiopia

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Esmael Habtamu Ali PhD, Co-Lead Educator

Why Trachoma?

My country, Ethiopia, has amongst the highest levels of avoidable blindness in the world. Cataract, corneal…

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Blog from Dr Priya Morjaria: Co-Lead Educator for Global Blindness: Planning for Eye Care Services MOOC

School children in India

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Dr Priya Morjaria, Co-Lead Educator

For the past 3 years, I have been working on my PhD at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. The focus of my work…

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ICEH Alumni honoured at the 2018 World Ophthalmology Congress in Barcelona!

More pictures of the event can be found here.

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Professor Clare Gilbert honoured at the Royal College of Ophthalmologist Conference in Liverpool

International Centre for Eye Health’s co-director, Professor Clare Gilbert gave the Barrie Jones lecture during a plenary session of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists annual Congress in Liverpool on May 21 2018.

The lecture is given every 4 years by someone who has made a major contribution to…

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