Blog: 14. New FREE On-Line Course – “Diabetic Eye Disease: Strengthening Services”
The course has been developed by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine together with the International Centre for Eye Health.
Gain practical knowledge to reduce risk of vision loss from diabetic eye disease The number of adults with diabetes is predicted to increase by more than 50% to 642 million by 2040. Diabetic eye disease is a range of ocular complications experienced by people with diabetes. Recent global trends have found an alarming increase in the magnitude of vision loss due to diabetic retinopathy, highlighting the need to strengthen health services to prevent blindness.
In this online course, you will learn the key facts about diabetic eye disease and its management, anad how health teams and people with diabetes can work together to reduce the risk of vision loss and blindness.
Start date 8th October 2018 – see attached flyer. To register click on the following link: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/diabetic-eye-disease/#section-overview