AMD Awareness Week 2015
14th September 2015
The Irish College of Ophthalmologists is working with NCBI, Fighting Blindness, the AOI and Novartis to increase public awareness of AMD and to highlight the importance of regular testing to identify early signs of the condition.
ICO/Novartis Research Award 2015/2016
2nd September 2015
The ICO/Novartis Research Award for 2015-2016 will be awarded to a project selected by a panel of experts. A call is now made for…
Statutory Registration of Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians at CORU
1st July 2015
CORU is preparing for the transfer of the registers for dispensing opticians and optometrists from Bord na Radharcmhastóirí (the Opticians Board) to the Optical Registration Board at CORU, later this year.
'Bionic Eye' Three-Year Clinical Trial Results Prove Long-Term Safety, Efficacy of Implant that Restores Vision in the Blind
25th June 2015
Patients using Argus II experienced significant improvement in visual function and quality of life
ICO statement in response to the publication of the Report on the Costs of Medical Indemnity Insurance by the Houses of the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Health and Children
18th June 2015
The Irish College of Ophthalmologists welcomes the Report on the Cost of Medical Indemnity Insurance by the Houses of the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Health and Children.