The Peek social impact story: how technology & knowledge is increasing access to eye care
Date: Thursday 20 April 2017
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
Type of event: Symposium
At this special, invitation only event, you will learn more about the Peek story, including the world launch of Peek Retina, our smartphone retinal imaging adapter. The evening, hosted by world-renowned scientist Professor Peter Piot, will include a presentation by Peek co-founder, Andrew Bastawrous, and an expert panel Q&A session, chaired by Peek's Chief Impact Officer, Tim Carter.
It will be followed by opportunities to network with members of London's international tech, NGO, social finance and impact industries.
- Dr Andrew Bastawrous, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Assistant Professor in International Eye Health, and co-founder of Peek.
- Tim Carter, Peek, Chief Impact Officer at Peek, formerly at Google
- Professor Peter Piot, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Director of the School, and Professor of Global Health. Professor Piot co-discovered the Ebola virus in Zaire, in 1976
Admission: Free and open to all but registration is required, please follow the URL below.Email: Events@lshtm.ac.uk
More information: https://peekretina.eventbrite.co.uk