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Low Vision Services: Resources and Tools

Hosted by IAPB Low Vision Work Group

Location: Meeting Room 12

Title: Low Vision Services: Resources and Tools
Description: Members of the IAPB Low Vision Working Group will present the purpose and content of the IAPB Standard List for Low Vision Services, the WHO Tool for Assessment of Rehabilitation Support Services and the indicators developed to map low vision services that were developed by the Working Group. The session will conclude with a discussion of the application of the Sustainable Development Goals to low vision services.

Seating is limited. Advanced RSVPs may be prioritised. RSVP closed on 5 October

Agenda
1. Introduction to the work of the Low Vision Working Group: Jill Keeffe

2. WHO Tool for the Assessment of Rehabilitation Support Services (TARSS): Jill Keeffe

3. Standard List for Low Vision: Hasan Minto and Jonathan Jackson

4. Indicators for Low Vision and the Global Atlas: Haroon Awan

5. WHO Standards for Low Vision: Filippo Amore

6. Curriculum: A brief update on what has been completed, introduction to the website

Discussion and Questions: Jill Keeffe