Monthly Archives: March 2015

Opthalmologists sub-specialty Clinical Fellowships on offer

The Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium (CEHC) clinical fellowships programme is offering both long-term (one-year) fellowships and short-term (three-month) attachments to ophthalmologists from low and middle-income Commonwealth countries. Through the enhancement of sub-specialty knowledge and skills and the delivery of high … Continue reading

Wellcome Open Access policy and non-compliance – the sanctions

Sanctions could be as much as 10% of the value of the grant The Charity Open Access Fund (COAF) is a partnership between Arthritis Research UK, Breast Cancer Now, the British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, Bloodwise, Parkinson’s UK and … Continue reading

Register Now! Free ICEH online course with LSHTM and FutureLearn: Global Blindness

Global Blindness: Planning and Managing Eye Care Services Free ICEH online course with LSHTM and FutureLearn   Register NOW here: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/global-blindness   This six-week free course provides an understanding on the main causes of avoidable blindness and a practical planning … Continue reading

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My top five reasons for studying at the School

By Sarah Borg, MSc Public Health I moved to London from Adelaide, Australia in September 2014 to undertake a one-year full time Masters of Public Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Prior to this I completed a … Continue reading