News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 26 No. 83 2013. November 18, 2013


Tell us about your course. Please write to: The Editor: Community Eye Health Journal, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK. Email: [email protected]

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK MSc Public Health for Eye Care, starting September 2014. To apply, visit

German Jordanian University, Amman, Jordan Professional Diploma in Vision Rehabilitation (4 months, US $1,040) and MSc in Vision Rehabilitation (2 years, US $4,800) open to optometrists, therapists, educators and rehabilitation workers. For more information, visit Email: [email protected]

Lions Medical Training Centre, Nairobi, Kenya Small Incision Cataract Surgery, for ophthalmologists wishing to upgrade from ECCE (6 weeks, US$1,000 for tuition). 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.

Kilimanjaro Centre for Community Ophthalmology International Epidemiology of Vision Loss in Africa, 20–23 January 2014, Cape Town, South Africa. Please contact Genes Mng’anga at [email protected] and/or [email protected]. Visit

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