IVI organized a three day “Brien Holden Vision
Institute Academy EyeTeach© Biostatistics and scientific writing” workshop in
collaboration with the African Vision Research Institute (AVRI) during 29-31
October 2014. Mr Farai Chinanayi and Dr Jyoti Jaggernath from AVRI facilitated
the workshop held at IVI Hyderabad.
The workshop strengthened research skills including data analysis, result interpretation and effective science communication. 19 optometry professionals including educators, students and practitioners from eight Optometry institutes benefited from the workshop including from LV Prasad Eye Institute, Nethradhama Institute of Optometry, Shri Prakash Institute of Optometry, Sankara Eye Hospital, Little Flower Institute of Medical Science and Research, The Eye Foundation, Sri Ramachandra University, Government health and medical services and University of Hyderabad.
IVI acknowledges the support of Brien Holden Vision Institute Foundation and Optometry Giving Sight in funding this program.