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David E I Pyott Master of Surgery in Clinical Ophthalmology Scholarship

Six online distance learning Master's scholarships are available in the field of Ophthalmology for students from Africa,… More »

Three-Month, Six-Month, and One-Year ICO Fellowships

The ICO and our partners currently offer three-month, six-month, and one-year fellowship opportunities. The next application… More »

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Cybersight from Orbis

Cybersight® is a telehealth and education program focused on increasing the capacity of human resources in eye health… More »

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Education

ICO Examinations

not yet rated August 31, 2016 ICO Exams Application Form for Standard Examinations
ICO Exams Application Form for Basic Science, Optics & Refraction, and Clinical Sciences Application Form 2017
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ICO

CME/CPD

Education

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Ophthalmic Educators

4 Stars (2) March 23, 2016 ICO Guide to Effective CPD/CME

Developed by the ICO Continuing Professional Development Committee and Contributors, the ICO Guide to Effective Continuing Professional Development/Continuing Medical Education (CPD/CME), is designed as a practical guide to the concepts of CPD and CME and common questions.


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E-Learning

Education

Research

not yet rated January 16, 2016 Ophthalmic Operating Theatre Practice: A manual for lower-resource settings. 2nd Ed.

With greater emphasis on systems, the manual provides teaching on; daily management, management of self, understanding common eye conditions requiring surgical intervention, how to work within the operating theatre facility, and how to safely care for the patient.

While the text is focused on the Operating Theatre – or Operating Room as it is also referred to, elements can be applied to minor procedure and outpatient clinics, mobile health units, wards and community health situations. This manual can be utilised by existing professionals requiring a refresher, and those new to the profession. It also provides an introduction to non-medically-train. This text is now on the IAPB Standards list.


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International Centre for Eye Health

Education

Subspecialty Education

5 Stars (5) December 19, 2015 ICO Member Surgical Assessment Tool: ICO-OSCAR in English, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, and French
The ICO-Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric (OSCAR) is a standardized, internationally-valid tool to teach and assess an ophthalmologist’s competence in performing surgery. The ICO currently offers OSCAR's for Extracapsular Cataract Extraction, Phacoemulsification, Small Incision Cataract Surgery (SICS),  Strabismus, and Lateral Tarsal Strip Surgery in English. Selected ICO-OSCAR's are available in Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese.
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ICO

Education

Ophthalmic Educators

Ophthalmology Residency Education

Cataract

not yet rated December 12, 2015 Sutureless Extra-capsular Cataract Extraction (ECCE), 2nd Edition in English and Spanish
This instructional video illustrates the cataract surgery technique of SECCE. Further general surgical tips are provided and there is a section on possible surgical complications, and how to handle them. English and Spanish versions of the video are available.
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Accreditation

Education

Ophthalmic Educators

Ophthalmology Residency Education

not yet rated July 1, 2015 ICO International Guidelines for Accreditation of Ophthalmology Residency Training Programs
The ICO Accreditation and Certification Committee has developed recommended guidelines for ophthalmology residency training programs. These guidelines can be used as written or adapted for local needs by residency program directors and departments as benchmarks to strive for, or by accreditation bodies to guide their accreditation process.
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Diabetic Eye Care

E-Learning

Education

Eye Care

External Eye Disease

Eye Disease-Diabetic Retinopathy

Retina and Vitreous

4 Stars (1) April 7, 2015 Free Diabetic Retinopathy Grading Course: English, Chinese, Portuguese, French, Spanish, and Urdu
A free Online Self-Directed Diabetic Retinopathy Grading Course is available from the University of Melbourne, Minum Barreng, and the Centre for Eye Research Australia. This self-led course is designed to provide training in grading diabetic retinopathy.
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CME/CPD

E-Learning

Education

World Ophthalmology Congress

1 Star (1) December 24, 2014 ICO Member Webcasts: 2014 World Ophthalmology Congress® (WOC2014)
More than 300 webcasts from the 2014 World Ophthalmology Congress® (WOC2014) are online and available for free. Browse content and watch slides with the original audio.
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Education

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Ophthalmic Educators

Ophthalmology Residency Education

not yet rated July 1, 2014 ICO Residency Curriculum
The ICO Residency Curriculum offers an international consensus on what residents in ophthalmology should be taught. It is available in English and Chinese. Additionally, the Cataract and Lens Section of the Residency Curriculum is available for download in Spanish and French.
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ICO

Courses for Residency Program Directors

Education

Education Initiatives

Ophthalmology Residency Education

not yet rated June 30, 2014 ICO Residency Program Director Role Description in English and Spanish
The ICO Teaching the Teachers Committee has developed a document describing the role of a Residency Program Director. By clearly defining this role, the document will serve to support those already in this position, as a reference to demonstrate this position is needed, and to clarify that this should be a separate person from the department or program chair. The role description is available in English and Spanish.
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ICO

Allied Health Education

Conference/Congress

Education

Eye Care

World Ophthalmic Educational Colloquium

not yet rated May 29, 2014 WOEC Luncheon Presentations: Training Teams to Meet Public Needs of Eye Care
Download presentations from the World Ophthalmic Education Colloquium (WOEC) luncheon at the 2014 World Ophthalmology Congress® (WOC) in Tokyo. The presentations center around the luncheon theme, "Training Teams to Meet Public Needs of Eye Care."
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Education

Ophthalmic Educators

Ophthalmology Residency Education

Residency

Subspecialty Education

4 Stars (2) January 4, 2014 ICOpedia: Video and Lecture Center
The ICO's Video and Lecture Center collects videos and lectures provided by ophthalmologists from all over the world for resident training.
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ICO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Course

Education

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

Other (e.g., Education, Research)

not yet rated March 1, 2013 London School Master’s Degree Program on Public Health for Eye Care
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine's Master of Science (MSc) Degree Program on Public Health for Eye Care aims to provide eye health professionals with the public health knowledge and skills required to reduce blindness and visual disability in their population.
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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Diabetic Eye Care

Education

Eye Care

Retina and Vitreous

not yet rated February 1, 2013 2011 Clinical Practice Guide for Diabetic Retinopathy for Latin America-in English & Spanish
This guide offers a simplified classification system, recommended examination intervals, and suggestions for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy. Organized by VISION 2020, the guide is available in English and Spanish.
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VISION 2020

Education

Fellowship

Grants

Ophthalmology Residency Education

Cornea

not yet rated November 16, 2012 ICO Member CorneaEd Educational Database
CorneaEd is a comprehensive educational database for ophthalmologists, with the aim of providing detailed information and web-based links for fellowship, training and observership programs for the cornea and external eye disease subspeciality.
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Education

Eye Care

Guidelines

3 Stars (1) November 9, 2012 Algorithm for Evaluation and Management of the Ruptured Globe in an Adult
The algorithm for evaluation and management of the ruptured globe in an adult was prepared and distributed to serve a supportive and educational role for ophthalmologists worldwide, and is intended to improve the quality of eye care for patients. It is an ICO document written by University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) faculty.
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Education

Journal/Publication

Pediatric, Strabismus, Genetics

not yet rated September 13, 2012 The Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric for Strabismus Surgery
This article, published in the Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus by Elsevier,  reflects an expert  review of the tool International Council of Ophthalmology-Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric for Strabismus Surgery (ICO-OSCAR: strabismus).
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Education

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

Journal/Publication

not yet rated September 13, 2012 The Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric for Lateral Tarsal Strip Surgery
This article, published in the Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, reflects an expert review of the tool International Council of Ophthalmology-Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric for Lateral Tarsal Strip Surgery.
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Allied Health Education

E-Learning

Education

Organizational Development

Other (e.g., Education, Research)

5 Stars (2) May 10, 2012 Aurosiksha Online Courses-Clinical & Non-Clinical Management
Aurosiksha, developed by Aravind, is an online educational program that offers training material to learners and trainers. The material covers the theories, techniques and practical aspects of clinical and non-clinical management.
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E-Learning

Education

not yet rated May 1, 2012 Dictionary of Ophthalmology
Multilingual dictionary of ophthalmology containing more than 25,000 entries with more than 1,000 images and 4,000 acronyms and abbreviations. The site also offers a forum to present and discuss case studies.
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