What happens when funding ends?
In this seminar, Clare will be sharing a presentation of an eye care programme in India which was funded externally between 2013 and 2019. This will be followed by discussion of approaches to evaluate what has continued and why, what has stopped and why, and have plans for scaling up been realized and what enabled this.
Clare Gilbert worked as a clinical ophthalmologist for 10 years, and has an MD in Surgical Retina. She completed the MSc in Epidemiology at LSHTM 1995, and worked in the Department of Preventive Ophthalmology, Institute of Ophthalmology, London from 1990 before joining the London School in 2002. Clare is Professor of International Eye Health in the International Centre for Eye Health (ICEH); Research Advisor Eye Health for Sightsavers, UK, and Scientific Program Advisor, The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust. Since January 2006 Clare has Co-Directed the eye group and has been a member of the School's Ethics Committee.