VISION 2020 UK launches Starting Point – first steps for families of vision impaired children

Starting Point Cover

13 October 2016
Source: VISION 2020 UK

VISION 2020 UK, the umbrella organisation which leads collaboration in eye health and sight loss, has marked World Sight Day with a rollout of a national project, aimed at improving the information given to families at the point of diagnosis of their child’s vision impairment.

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Save the Date Conference and training day on Diabetic Eye Screening in Northern Ireland Thursday 13th October 2016

16 September 2016

The NIDESP, in partnership with QUB, will be marking World Sight Day 2016 with a conference on Diabetic Eye Screening in Northern Ireland. Speakers on the day will include: Dr Michael Quinn, BHSCT – Clinical Lead for DESP Professor Tunde Peto Professor Jonathan Jackson Professor Nathan Congdon Please place a marker in your diary for Thursday 13th October 2016 A full programme

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IAPB: World Sight Day 2016 theme announced

3 May 2016
Source: IAPB

  The World Sight Day 2016 page is now live and lists the theme for this year: “Stronger Together”, with some great posters.  See all the information here: WSD 2016 World Sight Day 2016 will be on 13 October 2016. After all the love and response the IAPB/VISION 2020 received from you last year, they have decided to run the photo competition

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