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Organizations relating to Eyesight

International Society of Geographical and Epidemiological Ophthalmology / London, UK / Est. 1970
International Coalition for Trachoma Control / Atlanta GA, USA / Est. 2004
World Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Dublin, Ireland
KPro Study Group / Penrith NSW, Australia / Est. 1990
International Society for Eye Research / San Francisco CA, USA / Est. 1969
European Society of Veterinary Ophthalmology / Bucharest, Romania / Est. 1985
Sociedad de Oftalmologia Pediatrica Latinoamericana / Bogota, Colombia / Est. 1999
African Council of Optometry / Durban, South Africa
International Society on Metabolic Eye Diseases / Est. 1971
Pan-American Glaucoma Society / La Jolla CA, USA / Est. 1975
Sociedad Panamericana de Oncologia Oftalmológica / Buenos Aires, Argentina
European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery / Rotterdam, Netherlands / Est. 1981
Sociedad Iberoamericana de Oculoplastica / Mexico City, Mexico
International Society of Contact Lens Specialists / London, UK / Est. 1952
Pan-American Cornea Society / Sao Paulo, Brazil
Mediterranean Society of Ophthalmology / Rome, Italy / Est. 1988
Pan Arab Glaucoma Society / Cairo, Egypt / Est. 1998
European Society of Ophthalmology / Est. 1958
Pan-American Association for Research in Ophthalmology / New Orleans LA, USA
Eastern Mediterranean Council of Optometry / Beirut, Lebanon
Asociación Latinoamericana de Facultades de Optometria / Guayaquil, Ecuador / Est. 2003
Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery / Angeles, Philippines / Est. 2000
International Society of Ocular Oncology / Philadelphia PA, USA / Est. 2004
Asia Cornea Society / Singapore, Singapore / Est. 2007
European Society of Ophthalmic Nurses and Technicians / Dublin, Ireland / Est. 2002
Consejo Latinoamericano de Estrabismo / Mexico City, Mexico / Est. 1965
Nordic Pediatric Ophthalmology Group / Gothenburg, Sweden
European Society of Optometry / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1967
Sociedade Latino-Americana de Glaucoma / Sao Paulo, Brazil
International Society for Contact Lens Research / Manchester, UK / Est. 1978
Club Latinoamericano de Neuroftalmologia / Est. 1988
International Society of Veterinary Ophthalmology / New York NY, USA / Est. 1980
European VitreoRetinal Society / Bordeaux, France
European Strabismological Association / Cassola, Italy / Est. 1962
Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology / Riyadh, Saudi Arabia / Est. 1997
World Association of Eye Hospitals / Rotterdam, Netherlands / Est. 2007
Association of European Ocularists
European Academy of Optometry and Optics / London, UK
Internationale Vereinigung für binokulares Sehen / Flacht, Germany
Sociedad Panamericana de Retinopatia del Prematuro / Viña del Mar, Chile / Est. 2013
College of Ophthalmology of Eastern Central and Southern Africa / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 2012
Société Africaine Francophone d'Ophtalmologie / Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire / Est. 1992
Colegio Latinoamericano de Oftalmólogos Veterinarios / Est. 2000
Asia-Pacific Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology Society / Kowloon, Hong Kong / Est. 2008
African Ophthalmology Council / Lagos, Nigeria / Est. 2014
Orthopterists' Society / Canberra ACT, Australia / Est. 1976
European Meniscal Transplantation Group / Dragør, Denmark
European Association for the Study of Diabetic Eye Complications / London, UK / Est. 1990
International Trachoma Initiative / Decatur GA, USA / Est. 1998
Academia Ophthalmologica Internationalis / Mill Valley CA, USA / Est. 1975

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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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