Sahib Tuteja, a former student, has recently had a review paper published on the history of ophthalmoscopy and the new innovative pocket sized direct Arclight ophthalmoscope in this month’s Eye News.
Third year medical students Jen Kuan and Barrie Lyell recently presented the results of their summer project from Malawi at the East of Scotland Postgraduate Teaching session at Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline.
Dr Andrew Blaikie and colleagues discuss the Arclight ophthalmoscope in the Christmas Edition of the BMJ.
Dr Andrew Blaikie and Mr William J Williams visited the central region of Malawi in March 2015. In collaboration with the national eye coordinator, the department for non-communicable diseases and local ENT and Eye Care providers 600 Arclights were distributed to health care workers throughout the Central Region of Malawi.
Dr Andrew Blaikie, recently delivered an invited lecture on Childhood Visual Impairment to sensory support teachers at the Scottish Sensory Centre in the University of Edinburgh.
Dr Andrew Blaikie, delivered a paper on ‘Retinopathy of Prematurity Imaging in Middle Income Countries; Past, Present and Future’ at the Royal College of Ophthalmologists Symposium on Paediatric Retina in London.
Sam Watson and Sahib Tuteja, along with their supervisor Dr Andrew Blaikie from the Global Health Implementation team recently presented their 3rd year dissertations at the IAPB 10th General Assembly in Durban, South Africa.
William J Williams founder of Arclight Instruments delivered a seminar on ‘Innovation and Implementation’ to the Global Health MSc students.
Dr Blaikie visited his collaborators in Tanzania at CCBRT hospital to develop the Global Health Implementations team’s work on Tanzanian Endemic Optic Neuropathy.
Dr Blaikie attended COECSA 2016 presenting 3 papers and 2 posters from his research team based on low cost retinal imaging devices for low and middle income countries.