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Organizations relating to Eyesight

International Uveitis Study Group / Miami Shores FL, USA / Est. 1979
International Ophthalmology Training Center / Heraklion, Greece
Nordic Strabismological Association / Bergen, Norway
International Society for Genetic Eye Diseases and Retinoblastoma / Giessen, Germany
Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology / Baltimore MD, USA / Est. 1979
VISION 2020 - The Right to Sight / London, UK / Est. 1999
European Paediatric Ophthalmological Society / Uppsala, Sweden / Est. 1973
International Society for Eye Research / San Francisco CA, USA / Est. 1969
Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology / Kowloon, Hong Kong / Est. 1957
European Society of Veterinary Ophthalmology / Bucharest, Romania / Est. 1985
International Strabismological Association / Indianapolis IN, USA / Est. 1966
International Colour Vision Society / Davis CA, USA / Est. 1971
Asian Eye Care / Amstelveen, Netherlands / Est. 1999
European Association for Vision and Eye Research / Florence, Italy / Est. 1997
Pan-American Society of Ocular Pathology - Lorenz E Zimmerman / Buenos Aires, Argentina
Children on the Edge / Chichester, UK / Est. 1990
Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology / St Paul MN, USA / Est. 1969
European Federations of the Contact Lens and IOL Industries / Adligenswil, Switzerland / Est. 1971
Latin American Pediatric Ophthalmology Society / Bogota, Colombia / Est. 1999
International Society for Glaucoma Surgery / Geneva, Switzerland
African Council of Optometry / Durban, South Africa
International Society on Metabolic Eye Diseases / Est. 1971
Unite for Sight / New Haven CT, USA / Est. 2000
Orthopterists\' Society / Canberra, Australia / Est. 1976
KeraLink International / Baltimore MD, USA / Est. 1962

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World Problems relating to Eyesight

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Irritant fumes
Visual strain in modern technology
Nutritional blindness
Night blindness
Ethical vacuum
Prohibitive cost of eye-glasses

Action Strategies relating to Eyesight

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Studying eye diseases and disorders
Correcting eye disorders
Providing primary eye care
Using contact lenses
Treating strabismus
Standardizing functional eye examinations
Evaluating optometry examinations
Carrying out complete eye examinations
Training cataract surgeons
Using eye glasses
Providing optometric services
Preventing eye diseases
Treating visual deficiencies
Studying glaucoma
Exchanging ophthalmologic practices
Creating bank of eye tissue
Developing comprehensive eye care
Standardizing eye care
Training ophthalmologists
Supporting corneal transplant surgery

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