Fight for Sight & Royal College of Ophthalmologists John Lee Primer Fellowship deadline is 7 November 2019

28 October 2019
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The deadline for applications to our John Lee Primer Fellowship is 7 November 2019. It offers £60,000, jointly supported by Fight for Sight and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, to support early stage ophthalmologists to undertake groundbreaking vision research. Primer Fellowships are prestigious awards, made on a fully competitive and peer reviewed basis. The call follows a one stage application

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Fight for Sight and Royal College of Ophthalmologists: John Lee Primer Fellowship

22 August 2019
Source: Fight for Sight and Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Fight for Sight’s mission is to stop sight loss by funding the highest quality medical research and they are proud to collaborate with the Royal College of Ophthalmologists to help achieve this goal. The John Lee Primer Fellowship is designed to support early stage ophthalmologists to undertake ground-breaking vision research and represents the first step for ophthalmologists to obtain a

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Understanding the cause of irreversible blindness in East Africa

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10 April 2019
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Research into a common eye condition in East Africa which causes irreversible vision loss is receiving vital funding from the eye research charity Fight for Sight, in partnership with The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth). Researchers aim to develop effective treatments for a condition known as Tanzanian Endemic Optic Neuropathy (TEON) based on the results from this study. Forty thousand

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