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

Urbanization and Internal Migration as Risk Factors for NCDs in Thailand

Speaker: Chaisiri Angkurawaranon Date: Thursday 14 May Time: 12.45 – 14.00 Venue: LG7, Keppel Street Urbanization, which is driven mainly by expansion of cities and urban migration, is considered one of the key drivers of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in developing … 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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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 approach to … Continue reading

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Eye Health Systems Short Course in Vietnam – Apply Now! 6-10 July 2015

IAPB, together with Australian Aid and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is coordinating a short course to increase understanding of the synergy between the building blocks for health systems and Universal Health Coverage, and its applicability for … Continue reading

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