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March 7-13, 2021

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This is World Glaucoma Week
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A new activity category for #glaucomaweek 2021! Submit your glaucoma themed video to the WGW website for dissemination by the WGW. We welcome patient interviews, research, coverage of (previous) WGW activities, and much more.

Driving with glaucoma

Glaucoma awareness movie prepared by the Turkish Ophthalmology Society.
This will be displayed in all public transportation of Istanbul Municipality vehicles during World Glaucoma Week.
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Entod Pharmaceuticals launches #FreeGlaucomaTherapyforLife campaign during World Glaucoma Week 2021.

As part of this campaign, Entod will commit to financially support 250 needy patients around the world with their glaucoma medicines for LIFE.
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Kirk Pengilly of INXS urges Australians to have regular eye exams to detect glaucoma

2 in 100 Australians will develop glaucoma in their lifetime.
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Glaucoma Australia Patient Symposium

At the 2019 World Glaucoma Congress in Melbourne, Glaucoma Australia hosted a symposium for patients and their family members., 

Led by Glaucoma Australia’s CEO Ms Annie Gibbins, the symposium attracted a large number of glaucoma patients, many of whom were already well informed judging by the conversations and questions that ensued.
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  2. Click Find an activity to check what others are doing worldwide
  3. Register and submit your activity
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  5. Use #glaucomaweek on your social media channels to spread the word
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