place September 2012
A team of 6 professionals, comprising of an ophthalmologist,
2 optometrists, 2 orthoptists and a third year optometry student,
are currently screening children for refractive errors, squints
etc in three primary schools in the Balaka region of Malawi.
The schools are:
Bakhita Primary School, Balaka, Malawi
400 children to be screened.
Liwonde Primary School
Mponda Primary School