News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 27 No. 86 2014. July 21, 2014

Useful resources: teamwork for eye care


A World Health Organization (WHO) module on supportive supervision. Download Training for mid-level managers (MLM) 4. Setting up a supportive supervision system (PDF)

MSc and short courses in human resources for health are available at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. Visit

Courses in management are available at Aravind Eye Care System in India. Visit Aravind Eye Care System: Education and training.

Further reading

Garg P, Reddy S, Nelluri C. Training the eye care team: principles and practice. Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology, 2014; 21(2). Article

Araujo E, Maeda A. 2013. How to recruit and retain health workers in rural and remote areas in developing countries. Working paper

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