News and Notices. Comm Eye Health South Asia Vol. 33 No. 108 2020. April 23, 2020

COVID-19 and Ophthalmology in African Eye Units: conference recordings now available

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Over 270 eye health professionals took part in the online COVID-19 and Ophthalmology in African Eye Units conference hosted by the International Centre for Eye Health, The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and College of Ophthalmology of Eastern, Central and Southern Africa on 9 April 2020.

Presentations were followed by a question and answer session.

Video recording

Watch a video of the conference (1 hour 30 minutes)

Audio recording

Listen to the audio recording (1 hour 27 minutes)

Conference presentations

View the slides and listen to the speakers using the links below:


The Community Eye Health Journal has already published an article about the pandemic, called ‘How to protect yourself and your patients from COVID-19 in eye care’.

Other resources shared during the conference included: