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Glaucoma awareness session

Friday 23rd February, 2018

Queen Victoria Hospital is running a glaucoma support group on Monday 12 March at the hospital in East Grinstead for anyone with the condition.

Focusing on glaucoma awareness, the event will run from 14:00-17:00 and is free to attend with refreshments provided. The content includes new treatments for glaucoma available at QVH, the importance of using eye drops and much more.

  • Date: Monday 12 March 2018
  • Time: 14:00 – 17.00
  • Venue: Education Centre, Queen Victoria Hospital, Holtye Road, East Grinstead, RH19 3DZ

The agenda for the session is as follows:

  • 14:00 Arrival - refreshments served
  • 14:10 Introduction: Belinda Alexander Departmental Matron)
  • 14:15 New Treatments for Glaucoma available at QVH - Mr Gok Ratnarajan (Glaucoma Consultant)
  • 14:45 The role of the Eye Clinic Liaison Officer - Jan Foster (ECLO)
  • 15:15 The importance of using eye drops - Subhash Suthar Iga
  • 16:00 Q & A
  • 17:00 Close - Belinda Alexander

For more information or to book your place please contact Belinda Alexander, on 01342 414569 or x4544 or email belinda.alexander1@nhs.net