This year, the World Council of Optometry (WCO) will observe World Optometry Week from March 19 to 25, with a special focus on World Optometry Day on March 23, which has been themed "Expanding Optometry's Role... The Time is Now!"
World Glaucoma Week is an annual event that takes place in March to raise awareness about glaucoma and encourage people to get their eyes checked. This year, World Glaucoma Week is from March 12 to March 18. The theme for World Glaucoma Week 2023 is "The World is Bright, Save Your Sight".
We regularly volunteer for international missions to Cambodia through the Khmer Sight Foundation NGO and the Augenärzte für die Welt gGmbH NGO to perform cataract surgery and train local ophthalmologists...
After returning from a successful trip Cambodia with Khmer Sight, Professor Shah speaks to The Kath Stanczyszyn show on BBC West Midlands, with a special message sent from one of the patients.
Professor Sunil Shah was recently a guest on the Kath Stanczyszyn show on BBC West Midlands, to discuss the work of Khmer Sight in Cambodia.
Mrs Jagdeep Kaur, a Specialist Orthoptist, had bilateral ICLs in July 2022, and says 'The procedure has honestly been life-changing for me'.