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From research to social norm change: Preventing sexual exploitation of children and adolescents – 2nd LINEA Network biennial meeting 2017

Thirty members of the Learning Initiative on Norms, Exploitation and Abuse (LINEA) Network and team gathered in Windsor for the second LINEA Network biennial meeting from 16th to 18th October 2017. Academics, practitioners and funders from across Africa, Latin America, … Continue reading

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Register your interest in the free online course “Diabetic eye disease”!

Learn about the partnerships, resources and procedures needed strengthen diabetic eye health services and reduce the risk of visual loss and blindness in people with diabetes By 2040, just 20 years away, the number of adults with diabetes is expected … Continue reading

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Celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities with us!

To celebrate the 2017 International Day of Persons with Disabilities the International Centre for Evidence in Disability would like to invite you to a special event … Film Screening  ‘The Unknown’ &  Panel Discussion followed by a Drinks Reception Tuesday 5 … Continue reading

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Accepting Applications / Scholarships Available: 2018/19 MSc Public Health for Eye Care @ LSHTM

The annual MSc Public Health for Eye Care (MSc PHEC) is currently accepting applications through the LSHTM online application system. This course aims to provide eye health professionals with the public health knowledge and skills required to reduce blindness and … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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

Masters 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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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