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New Scholarship Opportunity: Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick Scholarship 2018/19 for MSc Public Health for Eye Care

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick Scholarship 2018-19
A bequest to the School, by Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick’s daughters Elsie and Daphne Kirkpatrick, endowed funding to set up scholarships ‘for the promotion and encouragement of study in the ophthalmic section’ in memory of their father.

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick (1871…

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New Scholarship Opportunity: Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium (CEHC) Scholarships 2018/19 for MSc Public Health for Eye Care

CEHC 2018.19 — MSc PHEC Scholarships ApplicationMasters in Public Health for Eye Care at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom

To support the training of eye health professionals with strong public health skills, we are offering scholarships for candidates from low- and middle-income Commonwealth countries…

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NEW ISSUE – Community Eye Health Journal: Retinopathy of prematurity: it is time to take action

Community Eye Health Journal Volume 30 | Issue 99 | 2017

Opening the eyes of eye care practitioners to prevent blindness in premature babies
Compelled to lower the incidence of global blindness, the Community Eye Health Journal has brought twelve international experts together to create a special issue on retinopathy of prematurity…

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Free Certificates Available for Global Blindness – Starts TODAY 30 October: Do you want your free Upgrade and electronic Certificate from the British Council?

Take our Global Blindness: Planning and Managing Eye Care Services course! If you are located in one of the ODA countries, you will qualify for a free upgrade.

You can register TODAY – Course begins: 30 October 2017

The link to enrol onto the course is: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses…

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Disability & Eye Health Group: January – June 2017 Report

Disability & Eye Health Group, LSHTM: Report January – June 2017

This report is a summary from January – June 2017 of our Group’s work and covers the following sections:

Visual impairment & eye health
Hearing impairment & ear health
Physical impairment & health
General disability & health

You can view…

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