Between 2015 and 2035, the number of people living with glaucoma in the UK is expected to increase by 44%.
Applications for Glaucoma UK £100,000 PhD Studentship close 30 October 2020. Apply now.
We’ve just released details of two new digital glaucoma support groups.
Glaucoma UK is here to provide help, information and support to anyone affected by glaucoma. From our free glaucoma helpline to our buddy scheme, find out more about the many ways we can support you at every stage of your glaucoma journey.
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We value our relationships with healthcare professionals working in the field of glaucoma.
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The UK and Eire Glaucoma Society (UKEGS) annual conference will be hosted digitally for the first time in its history in light of the global pandemic.
We are now inviting abstracts for ePoster presentation at the 2020 conference. The deadline for submission is 12 October.
We are working tirelessly to support UK researchers to shed light on early diagnosis, care and treatment that will help everyone affected by glaucoma.
From being diagnosed to getting to grips with treatments and how glaucoma affects everyday life, these stories give a voice to those who are dealing with the disease – and may be experiencing the same things as you or a member of your family.