News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 29 No. 96 2016. March 10, 2017


MSc Public Health for Eye Care, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 10 fully funded scholarships available for Commonwealth Country Nationals. Course aims to provide eye health professionals with the public health knowledge and skills required to reduce blindness and visual disability in their setting. For more information visit: or email [email protected]

Eye Banking Course New international qualification course for eye bankers. Suitable to all service and experience levels. The Specialist Certificate course starts in September 2017 (with option to work towards Graduate Certificate afterwards). Expressions of Interest via: or please contact Heather Machin,Subject Coordinator,via: [email protected]

University of Cape Town Community Eye Health Institute or email [email protected]

Kilimanjaro Centre for Community Ophthalmology International or contact Genes Mng’anga at [email protected]

Lions Medical Training Centre Write to the Training Coordinator, Lions Medical Training Centre, Lions SightFirst Eye Hospital, PO Box 66576-00800, Nairobi, Kenya. Tel:+254 20 418 32 39

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