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Save the date – Global Ophthalmology seminar, UK, June 27th 2014

Global Ophthalmology programme 2014Saul Rajak is co-chairing a seminar day on global ophthalmology at the UK’s Royal College of Ophthalmology. The aim of the day is to educate delegates the ways they can help/work in eyecare in poorer countries (rather than to teach about specific eye conditions…

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TED Fellow Andrew Bastawrous Talk on Peek: Get Your Next Eye Exam on a Smartphone

TED Fellow Andrew Bastawrous Talk on Peek: Get Your Next Eye Exam on a Smartphone
Thirty-nine million people in the world are blind, and the majority lost their sight due to curable and preventable diseases. But how do you test and treat people who live in remote areas, where…

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Laos and Cambodia EHSA country reports

Two new Eye Health System Assessment (EHSA) country reports have been published by WHO with technical support from Karl Blanchet.

Download the Laos and Cambodia reports from our EHSA page…

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Major boost for eye health

The Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium, an international group of eye health organisations coordinated by the International Centre for Eye Health, has received a ¬£7.1 million grant from The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust. The consortium will focus on training (clinical, public health and research), and the development of the…

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