Agenda items request for VISION 2020 UK Social Research Cmte, 19 April and docs

21 March 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK Social Research Committee

Can you please inform Tayyaba by the end of Friday 31 March of the following for the VISION 2020 UK Social Research Committee to be held on 19 April: agenda items; status of action points on matters arising (attached) – Phil/Lynn, Mercy, John H, John S, Mike confirmation of whether or not you will be attending the meeting (if you have not already

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Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK Social Research Cmte, 190417
Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK Social Research Cmte, 190417
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FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Social Research Cmte, 250117
FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Social Research Cmte, 250117
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Item 12 - Research And SeeAbility
Item 12 - Research And SeeAbility
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Papers for VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 29 March

21 March 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Committee

Papers for VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 29 March Date: 29 March 2017 Time: 1100 – 1300 Venue: Meeting Room 3, Pocklington Hub, Entrance D, Tavistock House South, BMA House, Tavistock Square, WC1H 9LG –https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/BMA+House (Euston is closest station)  

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Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 290317
Attach 1 - Agenda For VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 290317
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Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 190117 Updated 200317
Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 190117 Updated 200317
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Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 290317
Attach 3 - Matters Arising For VISION 2020 UK Public Affairs Cmte, 290317
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Attach 4 - VISION 2020 UK Declaration Of Interest Policy, Mar 2017
Attach 4 - VISION 2020 UK Declaration Of Interest Policy, Mar 2017
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Housing brokerage an effective tool to help younger adults with visual impairment find new homes

13 March 2017
Source: Thomas Pocklington Trust

Housing brokerage is an effective method for assisting younger adults with visual impairment to find a new home, an evaluation of an innovative pilot service has found.

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Housing Brokerage Evaluation Final March
Housing Brokerage Evaluation Final March
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HQIP: National Paediatric Diabetes Audit 2015-16

28 February 2017
Source: HQIP

Background to the Audit Diabetes is a condition where the amount of glucose in the blood is too high because the body cannot use it properly. High blood glucose levels over time may cause complications associated with diabetes including damage to small and large blood vessels and nerves. Over time this can result in blindness, kidney failure, heart disease, stroke,

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Complete NPDA 2015-16 Report FINAL
Complete NPDA 2015-16 Report FINAL
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RNIB: Transitions to adulthood: Longitudinal study of transitions experiences of blind and partially sighted young people (Phase 2)

28 February 2017
Source: RNIB

This longitudinal research project was designed in 2009 by a team from RNIB and VICTAR (Visual Impairment Centre for Teaching and Research at the University of Birmingham). The key objectives of the project are: To track the process of transition for blind and partially sighted young people from ages 14 and 16 for five years To identify the roles of

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‘The Effects of Sight Loss on Diabetic Patients in Accessing Information, Managing Diabetes and Adopting a Healthy Lifestyle’

21 February 2017
Source: Chris Muldoon, Guide Dogs

Please find attached ‘The Effects of Sight Loss on Diabetic Patients in Accessing Information, Managing Diabetes and Adopting a Healthy Lifestyle’ from Chris Muldoon.  

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Placement Final Report
Placement Final Report
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Placement Literature Review
Placement Literature Review
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Placement Statistics
Placement Statistics
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VISION 2020 UK response to the DOH and DWP: Improving lives: The Work, Health and Disability Green Paper Consultation

15 February 2017
Source: VISION 2020 UK

Attached is the VISION 2020 UK response to the  DOH and DWP: Improving lives: The Work, Health and Disability Green Paper Consultation.  This is for reference  The closing date for this was the 17th of February  

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DOH And DWP Improving Lives Consultation VISION 2020 UK Final Response 3 16
DOH And DWP Improving Lives Consultation VISION 2020 UK Final Response 3 16

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European Council of Optometry and Optics: Consensus paper: Visual Standards for Driving in Europe

8 February 2017
Source: European Council of Optometry and Optics

This paper is a consensus of opinion from the eye care sector across Europe in regard to driving and visual standards. This is timely in 2017 as the European Commission (EC) is establishing a work stream to examine how the Medical Annex of Directive 2009/113/EC on driving licences has been implemented in Member States. While this exercise is welcome to

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Visual Standards For Driving  In Europe - Consensus Paper - January 2017 ..
Visual Standards For Driving In Europe - Consensus Paper - January 2017 ..
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Public Health England: Falls and fracture consensus statement Supporting commissioning for prevention

6 February 2017
Source: Public Health England

Produced by Public Health England with the National Falls Prevention Coordination Group member organisations. January 2017. The National Falls Prevention Coordination Group (NFPCG) is made up of organisations involved in the prevention of falls, care for falls-related injuries and the promotion of healthy ageing. It was formed with the aim of coordinating and supporting falls prevention activity in England. At

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