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Reviews of Conference 2018

People at the Aniridia Network Conference 2018 said: “It gave an opportunity to learn about different aspects of aniridia. It made me feel like I really belonged there.” Meeting lots of people and having a good variety of speakers made it … Continue reading

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Responses to feedback about Conference 2018

Thank you for all the excellent feedback about this years conference. We will certainly try to put in place many of the suggestions that were made. We will publish the survey results shortly. There were some points made, that we … Continue reading

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Liz’s Aniridia Network Conference 2018

Intense but recommended: Liz’s account of Aniridia Network Conference 2018, the first time she come to such an event. Continue reading

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Fern Lulham – Living with Aniridia

We were delighted to welcome motivational speaker Fern Lulham to the Aniridia Network Conference 2018 in April. She gave a very uplifting presentation about her life with aniridia, which got a very positive reaction from the audience. She also took … Continue reading

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Nystagmus Network & Awareness Day

Many people with aniridia also have nystagmus, and this year’s Nystagmus Awareness Day will take place on 20th June – the day before Aniridia Day! The Nystagmus Network have celebrated Wobbly Wednesday in November since 2013, but this year they have permanently … Continue reading

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PAX6 and the Cornea: An Eye to the Future

One of the speakers at this year’s conference was Thanos Papadimitropoulos from University of Liverpool. He told us about his team’s research, funded by Fight for Sight, into a potential new therapy that may one day be able to slow down or … Continue reading

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Call for Aniridia Network Ireland

By Eleanor from Ireland Three weeks ago I went to the Aniridia Network UK Meeting 2016 in London, it was my first time and I thoroughly enjoyed meeting people with the same eye condition as myself. I had never before … Continue reading

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Just when you thought it was all over

You’d think that after Saturday’s excellent conference we can all relax. Well yes one big to do list is in the bin but I’ve just written another one. Here it is: Create the online feedback survey and emailed it out … Continue reading

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Presentations & Exhibition at Meeting 2016

After the morning riding tandems and playing VI cricket, the Aniridia Network UK Meeting 2016 moved to nearby Holy Trinity church. Sitting down to for lunch gave us all more opportunities to chat, meet up with and make new friends. “Meeting … Continue reading

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2016 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Aniridia Network UK was held at: Holy Trinity Church , Maldon Road, Wallington, SM6 8BL at 2:30pm 14 May  2016 Read the minutes of the ANUK 2016 AGM (pdf) Agenda ANUK AGM minutes 2015 to be agreed Matters … Continue reading

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