COVID-19 Video: Considerations for Ageing Populations

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an alliance of civil society organisations, corporates and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships.
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As this vulnerable population faces heightened risk for serious health complications due to COVID-19, we will look at the impact of COVID-19 on ageing populations and explore the key supports and services to protect eye health and vision during the pandemic.

We have three videos on the topic, “Considerations for Ageing Populations”, an interview with Suzanne Gilbert SEVA Foundation and North America Regional Chair, IAPB speaking to Hannah Faal Adjunct Professor International Eye Health, University of Calabar and Teaching Hospital, Nigeria and Joshua Ehrlich, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Co-Director, Kellogg Eye Centre for International Ophthalmology University of Michigan; Jessica Crofts-Lawrence, Head of Policy & Advocacy, IAPB speaks to Jane Barratt, Secretary General, International Federation on Ageing; and in another video with Michael Hodin, CEO, Global Coalition of Aging.

This video is part of our COVID-19 series, read more: https://www.iapb.org/knowledge/covid19/