College of Optometrists celebrate sector’s researchers at annual Diploma Ceremony

15 November 2017
Source: College of Optometrists

The College of Optometrists recognised the achievements of some of the leading researchers in the field of optometry at its annual Diploma Ceremony in Central Hall Westminster in London yesterday. Six optometric researchers were presented with a Research Excellence Award for their contributions across a variety of areas: • Dr Keziah Latham FCOptom was presented with the Neil Charman Medal

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Professional Certificate in Medical Retina recognised by NHS National Diabetic Eye Screening Programme

12 June 2017
Source: The College of Optometrists

The College of Optometrists and Public Health England have mapped the College-accredited Professional Certificate in Medical Retina to the new level three Diploma for Health Screeners (Diabetic Eye).

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Prevalence of visual impairment in those with dementia generally higher than the overall population according to research from College of Optometrists

27 April 2017
Source: The College of Optometrists

Nearly three quarters of visual impairment in those with dementia addressed through spectacles or cataract operation

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