KCMC and University Hospital Birmingham Link

Fields of work Ophthalmology
UK Partner Birmingham University Hospital NHS Trust
Developing Country Partner Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre
Contact Mr Mike Burdon Consultant Ophthalmologist Birmingham University Hospital NHS Trust Queen Elizabeth Health Centre Birmingham B15 2PR Tel: 0121 432 3232 mike.burdon@uhb.nhs.uk

This Link is a specialist eye link and is part of the VISION 2020 Links programme.  The VISION 2020 Links programme; established by the International Centre for Eye Health in 2004; aims to increase the quality and quantity of eye training in low income countries by developing sustainable eye links with a suitable UK partners.  Find out more at http://www.iceh.org.uk/linksprogramme.asp VISION 2020: The Right to Sight is a global programme established by the World Health Organization and International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness to eliminate avoidable blindness worldwide.  One of the three core components of VISION 2020 is the development of skilled and competent human resources.  The links programme is a perfect fit with the aims of VISION 2020 and will contribute by strengthening ophthalmology training in low income countries (emphasis Africa)

Contact Details

Mr Mike Burdon
Consultant Ophthalmologist

Birmingham University Hospital NHS Trust
Queen Elizabeth Health Centre
Birmingham
B15 2PR

Tel: 0121 432 3232
mike.burdon@uhb.nhs.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr Anthony Hall
Head of Ophthalmology

Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre
PO Box 3010
Moshi
Tanzania

Tel: +255 27 2754377-2753616
abhall@kcco.net

Websitewww.kcmc.ac.tz