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…
Esmael Habtamu Ali with patient during Trachoma field work in Ethiopia
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Esmael Habtamu Ali PhD, Co-Lead Educator
My country, Ethiopia, has amongst the highest levels of avoidable blindness in the world. Cataract, corneal…
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…
More pictures of the event can be found here.
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…