IAPB Awards honour collaboration and contributions to eye care

28 October 2016

The late Prof Brien Holden, founder of the Brien Holden Vision Institute and an extraordinary champion for eye health and optometry services worldwide, was posthumously given the IAPB ‘Lifetime Achievement’ award at a glittering ceremony to mark the opening of the IAPB 10th General Assembly at the Durban International Convention Centre in South Africa. The International Agency for the Prevention

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IAPB/VISION 2020: 10GA Programme Partner – CBM

11 April 2016
Source: IAPB

IAPB’s 10th General Assembly, the premier global event discussing public health issues related to blindness and visual impairment, is delighted to announce another Programme Partner – CBM. As Programme Partner, CBM will be presenting a course on ‘Inclusive Eye Health’ as part of the 10GA Scientific Programme. Women and men, boys and girls with disability, including those with vision impairment,

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IAPB 10GA: Abstract submission deadline extended

21 March 2016
Source: IAPB/VISION 2020

The Abstract submission deadline for IAPB 10GA has been extended by one month–the new deadline is 25 April 2015. All those struggling for time to submit your abstracts, now have the opportunity to do so. The Programme Committee welcomes abstract submissions that are methodologically sound and add to the sector’s knowledge, from every eye care professional. Do send in your

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IAPB 10GA: Programme and free papers

22 February 2016
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One month to go…   Abstract submissions for free paper and poster presentations will be closing on 25th March 2016. The 10GA is the only conference in the blindness prevention sector that caters to every eye care professional and every aspect of eye care–clinical, service delivery, planning and management, training, and research. The 10GA Programme reflects the broad diversity of

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