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Global Eye Health

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

4 days
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260 GBP/year
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About

The Global Eye Health course from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine will look at survey methodologies and strategies for control of the major eye health related diseases. Time will be allocated to group work to plan eye care programmes for specific target populations.

Overview

Teaching methods

The Global Eye Health course from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine will be taught by staff of the International Centre for Eye Health in the School's Faculty of Infectious & Tropical Diseases, with experience of workshop delivery in community eye health in many parts of the developing world, will give instruction on the course. A comprehensive manual will be provided to accompany the presentations. Throughout the week you and a small group will be preparing and presenting an eye care plan for a specific region. If you currently work in an eye care programme in your country and would like your region to be included in the exercise, please state this in your application. 

Accreditation

 

Programme Structure

The primary purposes of the workshop will be to familiarise participants with:

  • the aims, objectives and strategies of the VISION 2020: the Right to Sight programme and the evolution to WHO World report on vision.
  • the principles of planning involved in implementing district and national level eye care programmes
  • how Peek Solutions can be used in eye care programmes

Audience

 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 4 days

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

This course is intended for ophthalmologists, optometrists, ophthalmic nurses and programme managers interested in strategies to reduce diseases leading to visual impairment with an emphasis on middle and low income settings.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    260 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 260 GBP per year during 4 days.
  • National

    260 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 260 GBP per year during 4 days.

Funding

 

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