Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Eye Care and Diabetes; the Bigger Picture

when 7 July 2014 - 18 July 2014
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 890

Upcoming summer we will offer a unique course especially designed for eye care students, both orhtoptist and optometrist, which covers all the ins and outs of Diabetes Mellitus. Besides giving a complete background we will discuss the diabetes care in different countries, the ocular and systemic complications and their treatments as well as the social impact of the disease.

Course leader

Carolien Antonius

Target group

Bachelor students Orthoptics or Optometry.

Course aim

By attending this course you will get introduced in the general and ocular pathology and treatment of Diabetes Mellitus. You can recognize signs and symptoms associated with Diabetes Mellitus, you know what treatments there are, you can work with low vision aids, and you become familiar with the social aspects that fit this condition.

Credits info

5 EC
Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 890: • € 890 - Course + course materials + housing
• € 555 - Course + course materials
EUR 555: Course + course materials


Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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