Funding announced for Ophthalmic Public Health Course

31 July 2013

ABDO College announced recently that it will run an Introduction to Ophthalmic Public Health Course on 19 - 21 August 2013.  As reported in LOCSU News 25.07.2013, the course offers eye health professionals a valuable opportunity to understand the links between public health, epidemiology and ophthalmic public health.  Further to this news, ABDO College has now secured funding for an additional 20 free places. 

  • RNIB will fund 10 free places on a first come, first served basis with preference given to interested parties who are not dispensing opticians.  For more information, or to apply for this funding, please visit the RNIB website.
  • The Association of British Dispensing Opticians has agreed to fund 10 additional free places to its own members (full or associate) on a first come, first served basis.  For further information regarding funding please call 01227 733 920/1.

The application form for the course is available from ABDO College website, from the home page, go to Guides and Forms and scroll down to the Ophthalmic Public Health forms near the bottom.  http://www.abdocollege.org.uk/pdfs/guidesandforms, save the application document to your hard drive, complete it and email back to The Courses Team, info@abdocollege.org.uk.  Or print, complete and fax to (01227) 733910, or post to the address on the forms. or further information call (01227) 733920/1

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