Awareness

Upcoming Events

  • Glaucoma Australia WGW 2021 Treat Your Eyes Campaign

    Glaucoma Australia WGW 2021 Treat Your Eyes Campaign - Artarmon, Australia

    04/02/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    This World Glaucoma Week (7 – 13 March), we want to help YOU save sight from glaucoma by asking Australians to get active about eye-health and ‘Treat Their Eyes’ to an eye test. Our campaign focuses on taking a positive, open approach to looking after your eyes. Download our easy...

  • Light up in green on the Web 2021

    Light up in green on the Web 2021 - Tajimi, Japan

    16/02/2021 - 03/07/2021
    Organized by: Japan Glaucoma Society
    The "Light Up in Green " campaign is also carried out on the Web. The keywords to our campaign (which are symbolized by the green light), are "early detection", “continued treatment” and “ treatment with hope” of glaucoma. We strongly feel these are all very important concepts upon successful treatment...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    04/03/2021 - 27/02/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Light-up in green. Facade of the Ophthalmology Department, Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital UANL. - Monterrey, Mexico

    05/03/2021 - 15/03/2021
    Organized by: Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon (UANL), Mexico.
    During World Glaucoma Week, our Ophthalmology Department will be light-up in green. This will help us to start a conversation with everyone who sees the change in illumination about what is glaucoma and how to prevent it. Simultaneously the Ophthalmology Department will be open to the public to participate in...

  • Anytime, Anywhere Campaign

    Anytime, Anywhere Campaign - Ashford, United Kingdom

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma UK
    Our campaign for World Glaucoma Week 2021, entitled 'Anytime, anywhere', aims to highlight the free support services provided by Glaucoma UK, and how they can be accessed anywhere, anytime and by anyone. The landing page linked above contains further information about our services. The campaign itself will be distributed via...

  • Glaucoma Awareness for Optometrists in Portugal

    Glaucoma Awareness for Optometrists in Portugal - Lisbon, Portugal

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: Optovisionarium
    Optovisionarium is a group of optometrists with the aim to promote the optometry profession, creating an environment of continuos training and discussion for all optometrists. We will create leaflets to our collegues (Portuguese language), in the way they can highlight this condition to their patients during this week.

  • Light Up in Green  by Japan Glaucoma Society

    Light Up in Green by Japan Glaucoma Society - Tajimi, Japan

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: Japan Glaucoma Society
    The “Light up in GREEN” movement is a movement led by the Japan Glaucoma Society to light up public (and private) hospitals and institutions in green during World Glaucoma Week, to spread glaucoma awareness and impel latent patients to visit medical institutions. The green light represents hope for a lifetime...

  • Making an iMPACT: Glaucoma Perspectives

    Making an iMPACT: Glaucoma Perspectives - San Clemente, United States

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaukos Corporation
    In recognition of World Glaucoma Week, Glaukos in support of the World Glaucoma Association, has launched a global education & awareness campaign titled “Glaucoma Perspectives: Making an iMPACT". The campaign serves to spread glaucoma awareness, stress the importance of early diagnosis & treatment and reaffirm Glaukos' commitment to advancing the...

  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    07/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Run a social media campaign and patient information leaflet distribution - Kaunas, Lithuania

    07/03/2021 - 12/03/2021
    Organized by: Lithuanian Glaucoma Society


  • Yakubenka Hanna - Vitebsk, Belarus

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: Vsmu
    I am a doctor

  • GLAUCOMA WALKATHON

    GLAUCOMA WALKATHON - Gurugram, India

    07/03/2021
    Organized by: Gurugram Ophthalmological Society
    GOS woupd be hosting a GLAUCOMA WALKATHON at Leisure Valley Gurugram. There would be lectures, Glaucoma Jingle and other activities to spread awareness on early detection of Glaucoma.

  • Facebook Campaign

    Facebook Campaign - Harrisburg, United States

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: Premier Eye Care Group
    Starting Monday, March 8th we will be posting helpful information, articles, and contact information for our followers on Facebook. We hope to start a conversation about glaucoma and starting the screening process sooner than later. At our Harrisburg office we have access to a surgery center where Dr. Geoffrey Brent...

  • media coverage - Belgrade, Serbia

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: University Eye Hospital, Belgrade


  • The YOF-OSN World Glaucoma Week 2021 celebration - Ibadan, Nigeria

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by: The Young Ophthalmologist Forum of the OSN
    YOF 2021 WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK ACTIVITIES Daily schedule of events Sunday, 7th March 2021 1.Oluyole 98.5 FM, Ibadan Time: 7am – 8am Program: Èyí Àrà (yorùbá) Resource person: Dr. Aremu O. 2. Doctors awareness program Time: 3.00 pm Platform: Zoom Speaker: Dr. Adewole Monday, 8th March 2021 BCOS, Ibadan (TV)...

  • Light-up in GREEN - Seoul, South Korea

    07/03/2021 - 08/03/2021
    Organized by:
    This "GREEN light event” is the first attempt in Korea to light up public places in green to spread awareness about glaucoma and induce latent patients to visit medical institutions during World Glaucoma Week.

  • Light-up in GREEN - Busan, South Korea

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by:
    This "GREEN light event” is the first attempt in Korea to light up public places in green to spread awareness about glaucoma and induce latent patients to visit medical institutions during World Glaucoma Week.

  • Light-up in GREEN - Busan, South Korea

    07/03/2021 - 13/03/2021
    Organized by:
    This "GREEN light event” is the first attempt in Korea to light up public places in green to spread awareness about glaucoma and induce latent patients to visit medical institutions during World Glaucoma Week.

  • Be aware: challenge the challenging disease - Hyderabad, India

    08/03/2021 - 14/03/2021
    Organized by: DR ROMA JOHRI
    Distribution of brochure about glaucoma awareness to all patients attending the clinic. A reminder phone call to the parents to get their children examined for glaucoma. Keep small activities for understanding of patients about 1. End stage glaucoma:Tunnel vision - the need for early diagnosi and treatment 2. Count on...

  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    08/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Public news release - ,

    08/03/2021 - 10/03/2021
    Organized by: Lithuanian Glaucoma Society


  • VIDEO PARA DIFUSION EN REDES SOCIALES

    VIDEO PARA DIFUSION EN REDES SOCIALES - ,

    08/03/2021 - 14/03/2021
    Organized by: SOCIEDAD ECUATORIANA DE GLAUCOMA
    VIDEO PARA DIFUSION EN REDES SOCIALES

  • World Glaucoma week 2021

    World Glaucoma week 2021 - Rotterdam, Netherlands

    08/03/2021 - 12/03/2021
    Organized by: The Rotterdam Eye Hospital
    From the 7th till the 13th of March, 2021, there will be another World Glaucoma Week, an initiative of the World Glaucoma Association to raise worldwide public awareness of glaucoma. Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible visual impairment and blindness in the world. Nevertheless, it is a relatively unknown...

  • Facebook Live Public Education

    Facebook Live Public Education - Manila, Philippines

    08/03/2021
    Organized by: Jose R Reyes Memorial Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology


  • Public news release - ,

    08/03/2021 - 12/03/2021
    Organized by: Lithuanian Glaucoma Society


  • Facebook LIVE Glaucoma Patient Education Session

    Facebook LIVE Glaucoma Patient Education Session - Georgetown, Guyana

    08/03/2021
    Organized by: Georgetown Public Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology
    Live Facebook Glaucoma Patient Education Session for the General Public. Public Forum for disseminating general patient education and awareness information to the general public. It will take the form of a small presentation and open for question and answers from the General Public. Activity will be hosted in 2 two...

  • Facebook Live Public Education

    Facebook Live Public Education - Manila, Philippines

    08/03/2021
    Organized by: Jose R Reyes Memorial Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology


  • Visual Fields with Matt Bennett & Glaucoma Australia

    Visual Fields with Matt Bennett & Glaucoma Australia - Rosny Park, Australia

    08/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    You are invited to one of several live events streamed via Facebook and hosted by Glaucoma Australia for World Glaucoma Week (7–13 March 2021). Join us on Facebook Live for a discussion on Visual Fields with Matt Bennett. This is a virtual event that will be facilitated via Facebook Live...

  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    09/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Glaucoma & Driving with Dr David Wechsler & Glaucoma Australia

    Glaucoma & Driving with Dr David Wechsler & Glaucoma Australia - Burwood, Australia

    09/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    You are invited to one of several live events streamed via Facebook and hosted by Glaucoma Australia for World Glaucoma Week (7–13 March 2021). Join us on Facebook Live for a discussion on Glaucoma & Driving with Dr David Wechsler. This is a virtual event that will be facilitated via...

  • Breathing exercises for the normalization of intraocular pressure at the initial stage of open-angle glaucoma.

    Breathing exercises for the normalization of intraocular pressure at the initial stage of open-angle glaucoma. - Minsk, Belarus

    09/03/2021
    Organized by: Dr. Aksana Pauliuchenka
    Glaucoma patients will be trained in special breathing exercises to normalize the level of intraocular pressure. Breathing exercises are beneficial for many diseases. The patented technique developed by the authors helps to reduce intraocular pressure in patients with the initial stage of open-angle glaucoma, improve the general condition of patients,...

  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    10/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Shyamala

    Shyamala - Klang, Malaysia

    10/03/2021
    Organized by: HTAR Ophthalmology
    Awareness in glaucoma

  • Facebook LIVE Glaucoma Patient Education Session

    Facebook LIVE Glaucoma Patient Education Session - Georgetown, Guyana

    10/03/2021
    Organized by: Georgetown Public Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology
    Live Facebook Glaucoma Patient Education Session for the General Public. Public Forum for disseminating general patient education and awareness information to the general public. It will take the form of a small presentation and open for question and answers from the General Public. Activity will be hosted in 2 two...

  • Glaucoma & Dry Eye with Professor James Armitage & Glaucoma Australia

    Glaucoma & Dry Eye with Professor James Armitage & Glaucoma Australia - Geelong, Australia

    10/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    You are invited to one of several live events streamed via Facebook and hosted by Glaucoma Australia for World Glaucoma Week (7–13 March 2021). Join us on Facebook Live for a discussion on Glaucoma & Dry Eye with Professor James Armitage. This is a virtual event that will be facilitated...

  • Světový týden glaukomu, Fakultní nemocnice Královské Vinohrady, 10.3.2021 - Praha 10, Czech Republic

    10/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaukomová poradna, Fakultní nemocnice Královské Vinohrady - akce je garantována Českou glaukomovou společností
    od 13:00 do 15:00 hod.

  • Private & Public Hospital for Glaucoma with Kathrin Rac & Glaucoma Australia - Artarmon, Australia

    10/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    You are invited to one of several live events streamed via Facebook and hosted by Glaucoma Australia for World Glaucoma Week (7–13 March 2021). Join us on Facebook Live for a discussion on Private & Public Hospital for Glaucoma with Kathrin Rac. This is a virtual event that will be...

  • THE SEG IN THE WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK - Madrid, Spain

    10/03/2021 - 12/03/2021
    Organized by: Spanish Glaucoma Society
    Glaucoma Current Issues Symposia Meetings with Spanish Glaucoma Patient Associations

  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    11/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Side Effects of Glaucoma Medication with Jessica Leung & Glaucoma Australia

    Side Effects of Glaucoma Medication with Jessica Leung & Glaucoma Australia - Artarmon, Australia

    11/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    You are invited to one of several live events streamed via Facebook and hosted by Glaucoma Australia for World Glaucoma Week (7–13 March 2021). Join us on Facebook Live for a discussion on Side Effects of Glaucoma Medication with Jessica Leung. This is a virtual event that will be facilitated...

  • Covid-19 Vaccine & Glaucoma with Khahn Nguyen & Glaucoma Australia - Artarmon, Australia

    11/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    You are invited to one of several live events streamed via Facebook and hosted by Glaucoma Australia for World Glaucoma Week (7–13 March 2021). Join us on Facebook Live for a discussion on Covid-19 Vaccine & Glaucoma with Khahn Nguyen. This is a virtual event that will be facilitated via...

  • WEBINAR WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK 2021: NEW ADVANCES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF ANGLE-CLOSURE GLAUCOMA

    WEBINAR WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK 2021: NEW ADVANCES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF ANGLE-CLOSURE GLAUCOMA - ,

    11/03/2021
    Organized by: PATIENT COMMITTEE WORLD GLAUCOMA ASSOCIATION AND PAN AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
    Register: http://bit.ly/Glaucoma2021 PROGRAM: 1. Welcome and presentation of the panelists. Eduardo Viteri, MD. (Ecuador) 2. Importance of detecting angle-closure disease for prevention of blindness. Ana María Vásquez, MD. (Ecuador) 3. Role of Iridotomy, Iridoplasty, and Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty in the management of angle-closure glaucoma. Wilma Lelis Barboza, MD. (Brazil) 4....

  • KIT FOR DOCTORS - ,

    12/03/2021
    Organized by: Patient Committee World Glaucoma Week
    To raise awareness of glaucoma among Ecuadorian Ophthalmologists, we have sent them a special personalized invitation kit. The kit contains: • A letter signed by a member of the Patient Committee of the World Glaucoma Association with information about the importance of being part of the World Glaucoma Week. •...

  • KIT FOR PATIENTS - GREEN RIBBON PIN

    KIT FOR PATIENTS - GREEN RIBBON PIN - Quito, Ecuador

    12/03/2021
    Organized by: Instituto de Oftalmología y Glaucoma Vásquez
    In order to raise awareness of glaucoma among patients and their families, the Instituto de Oftalmología y Glaucoma Vásquez has sent 500 of its glaucoma patients a special personalized kit. These 500 patients were first contacted by phone to ensure their participation and interest in becoming ambassadors in their communities....

  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    12/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Glaucoma & other diseases with Dr Matt Wells & Glaucoma Australia - Bondi Junction, Australia

    12/03/2021
    Organized by: Glaucoma Australia
    You are invited to one of several live events streamed via Facebook and hosted by Glaucoma Australia for World Glaucoma Week (7–13 March 2021). Join us on Facebook Live for a discussion on Glaucoma & other diseases with Dr Matt Wells. This is a virtual event that will be facilitated...

  • Lecture for Glaucoma Patients - Ulsan Metropolitan City, South Korea

    12/03/2021
    Organized by:


  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    13/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Light-up in GREEN - Seoul, South Korea

    13/03/2021
    Organized by:
    This "GREEN light event” is the first attempt in Korea to light up public places in green to spread awareness about glaucoma and induce latent patients to visit medical institutions during World Glaucoma Week.

  • Public educational event

    Public educational event - Coimbatore , India

    14/03/2021
    Organized by: Institute
    Importance of family screening in Glaucoma

  • Lecture for Glaucoma Patients - Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

    18/03/2021
    Organized by:


  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    01/04/2021 - 27/03/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    06/05/2021 - 01/05/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    03/06/2021 - 29/05/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    01/07/2021 - 26/06/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    05/08/2021 - 31/07/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    02/09/2021 - 28/08/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    07/10/2021 - 02/10/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    04/11/2021 - 30/10/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    02/12/2021 - 27/11/2022
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    06/01/2022 - 01/01/2023
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...

  • Creating Awareness of Glaucoma amongst Allied Health Professional Students - Coimbatore, India

    03/02/2022 - 29/01/2023
    Organized by: Glaucoma Clinic
    Allied Health Professionals (Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) are an important group of health care providers who provide care to the elderly population in whom glaucoma is also prevalent. Creating awareness amongst the student population of allied health professionals will help them to add value to the service they would be...


World Glaucoma Week 2021

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