International Glaucoma Associaton Vacancy: Graphic Designer

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11 November 2019
Source: International Glaucoma Association

Hours of work: 14 hours per week; part time (may be worked flexibly by agreement) Salary: £20,000 – £22,000 p.a. pro rata Location: Ashford, Kent Closing date: 27 November 2019 Interviews date: 3 December 2019 About you We’re looking for an energetic and creative individual to join our team and help us to: create and deliver print-ready and digital artwork across

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The International Glaucoma Association (IGA) and Santen UK Ltd. launch an educational series of films to help people understand glaucoma.

13 September 2019
Source: The International Glaucoma Association

The films feature leading experts in the field of ophthalmology who provide clear information about glaucoma sight loss, how it is detected, monitored and managed. Commenting on the series, the IGA says: “This is a comprehensive set of films which we hope will walk people through what glaucoma is, what to expect from the tests, what help is available and

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International Glaucoma Association vacancy: Communication & Engagement Manager

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13 June 2019
Source: International Glaucoma Association

Organisation: International Glaucoma Association (IGA) Position: Communication & Engagement Manager Hours of work: Full time, 35 hours per week Contract: Permanent: Salary: £30,000 – £32,000 per annuam Location: Ashford, Kent Closing date: 8 July 2019 Proposed interview date: 17 July 2019 About you We’re looking for someone with creative vision to lead all our external and internal communications and to

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The International Glaucoma Association (IGA) and Santen Produce Unique ‘Eye Test’ for World Glaucoma Awareness Week

14 March 2019
Source: International Glaucoma Association

The International Glaucoma Association (IGA) and specialist ophthalmology company Santen Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, have joined forces to produce a unique interactive ‘eye test’ to demonstrate what the world looks like to people living with glaucoma. The test is part of a joint campaign to raise awareness of the eye condition among younger first-degree relatives of older people most likely to

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The College of Optometrists and IGA research grant 2018

9 August 2018
Source: International Glaucoma Association

Closing date 5 October 2018   The International Glaucoma Association (IGA) is pleased to announce a grants programme in collaboration with The College of Optometrists and is pleased to offer Research Awards up to the value of £25,000 in 2018. 1. The awards are normally awarded annually. 2. Grants must be taken up within 9 months, unless the grantee makes

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IGA: Vacancy: Head of Patient Support Services

1 August 2018
Source: International Glaucoma Association

An exciting opportunity at the IGA    The IGA are restructuring and have created this exciting but challenging new role to oversee all their patient support services, comprising a telephone helpline (Sightline), online patient forum, advice and information materials, and the work of their regional Development Managers. They need an exceptional manager to lead the development of the new patient

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The Muslim Council of Britain working with the International Glaucoma Association (IGA): Ramadan: Don’t stop eye drop medication

15 May 2018
Source: IGA

The Muslim Council of Britain working with the International Glaucoma Association (IGA) strongly recommends not to stop glaucoma eye drop medication during Ramadan. Stopping drops even for a short period of time can cause permanent loss of vision MCB’s Deputy Secretary General, Dr Omer El-Hamdoon has confirmed that all Islamic Schools Of Thought agree that taking eye drops does not

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Response from the International Glaucoma Association (IGA) about Faulty visual field machine used for DVLA fitness to drive tests.

17 October 2015

Comments Russell Young, CEO, International Glaucoma Association (IGA): “The IGA is extremely concerned that a fault with one of the machines used to assess a person’s fitness to drive will have led to some people with glaucoma having their driving licence wrongly revoked. The DVLA requires a visual field test to assess whether a driver with glaucoma is safe to

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