Increase in research grants for women highlighted at annual Women in Vision UK event

Women in Vision UK logo

17 December 2018
Source: Fight for Sight

More than sixty leading female researchers came together in Liverpool on Friday 14 December 2018 for the second annual ‘Women in Vision UK’ conference. Women in Vision UK, which launched in London last year, aims to promote connections between women working in all fields related to vision, to support collaboration and mentoring, and increase female profile in the sector. The

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University College London (UCL) and Vision UK Dementia and Sight Loss Conference Videos

26 November 2018
Source: UCL and Vision UK

Videos from speakers who have given permission are now available to view from the University College of London (UCL) and Vision UK Dementia and Sight Loss Conference held on 22 June 2018. The conference aimed to raise awareness and educate stakeholders of the issues affecting people with dementia and sight loss as well as discuss strategies for care. Presentations from speakers

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Institute of Health Equity: A Fair, Supportive Society

5 November 2018
Source: Institute of Health Equity

The IHE report A Fair, Supportive Society highlights that some of the most vulnerable people in society – those with learning disabilities – will die 15-20 years sooner on average than the general population – that’s 1,200 people every year. The report commissioned by NHSE highlights key facts, stats, and interventions. Much of the government action needed to improve life

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