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1. One-time projects

2016, Miragôane

  • 1725 eye examinations
  • 150 medical examinations

Comité national de Prévention de la Cécité (National Committee for the Prevention of Blindness), Haiti

Fondation pour le Développement économique et social (FODES-5) en Haïti

2013, Island of La Gônave

  • 1725 eye examinations
  • 30 ocular surgeries

Comité national de Prévention de la Cécité (National Committee for the Prevention of Blindness), Haiti

2009, Labrousse and Miragôane

  • 1885 eye examinations
  • 23 ocular surgeries
  • 31 plastic surgeries
  • 135  general medical consultations

Comité national de Prévention de la Cécité (National Committee for the Prevention of Blindness), Haiti

Fondation pour le Développement économique et Social (FODES-5)

2003, Terrier-Rouge
  • 2000 eye examinations
  • 40 ocular surgeries

CENTRECH

2003, Labrousse
  • 2000 eye examinations

Fondation pour le Développement économique (FODES-5)

2001, Labrousse
  • 2000 eye examinations

Fondation pour le Développement économique (FODES-5)

2. Permanent programs

PPFB Limbé

October 2013 to October 2017

PPFB Labrousse

October 2010 to May 2018

3. Training missions

Limbé, Haiti

September 22 to 30, 2018

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our permanent program in Limbe.

By the students from the School of Optometry of the Université de Montréal: Amélie Larouche, Claudie Houle-Salvail, Pascal Desjardins, Roxanne Arsenault, Roxanne Lefebvre, and their internship supervisor Nicolas Sylvestre, optometist

Labrousse, Haiti

March 14 to 28, 2018

Training nurses of the health center in the field of eye care to ensure the sustainability of visual care in the area.

By Drs Rashi Reskalla and Sylvie Sarrazin, optometrists

Limbé, Haiti

September 16 to 30, 2017

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our permanent program in Limbe.

By the students from the School of Optometry of the Université de Montréal: Molly Perron, Pier-Alexandre Vallée, Michael Morasse, Charlie Messier, Camille Descoteaux and their internship supervisor Noémie Jean-Louis, optometrist.

Limbé, Haiti

May 6 to 13, 2017

Training a nurse and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our  two permanent programs.

By Drs Nicolas Sylvestre and Noémie Larouche, optometrists

Limbé, Haiti

November 22 to 29, 2016

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our two permanent programs.

By Drs Annie Moreau, ophtalmologist and Marie-Chantal Hudon, optometrist

Limbé, Haiti

May 7 to August 22, 2016

Organizational capacity building for the staff of the permanent program in Limbé.

By Marie-Laurence Bordeleau, Intern for Manager without borders

Miragoâne, Haiti

April 26 to May 3, 2016

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our two permanent programs. Practical training during the one-time project.

By Drs Francine Lavallée and Marie-Chantal Hudon, optometrists

Limbé, Haiti

November 10 to 17, 2015

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our permanent program.

By Dr. Nicole Vachon, optometrist

Labrousse and Limbé

HaIti May 12 to 26, 2015

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our two permanent programs.

By Drs Francine Lavallée and Marie-Chantal Hudon, optometrists

Limbé, Haiti

June 3 to 10, 2014

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our two permanent programs.

By Drs Francine Lavallée and Marie-Chantal Hudon, optometrists

Labrousse, Haiti

October 7 to 14, 2013

Training nurses and teammates in the field of eye care as part of our second permanent program in Limbé.

Par les Dres Francine Lavallée et Vicky Larochelle, optométristes

Labrousse, Haiti

December 1 to 6, 2010

Training a nurse in the field of eye care as part of the first permanent program.

Cap-Haïtien, Haiti

October 9 to 16, 2010

Continuing education for ophthalmologists on eye surgery.
Training a nurse in the field of eye care.

Port-au-Prince, Haiti

July 7 to 14, 2010

SLT Laser training for ophthalmologists and residents.

Cap-Haïtien, Haiti

January 2009

Training in refraction and retinoscopy for ophthalmologists and technicians.

Les Cayes, Haiti

May 19 to 26, 2007

Continuing education for ophthalmologists on eye surgery.
Training in refraction and retinoscopy for ophthalmologists and technicians.

Les Cayes, Haiti

September 7 to 14, 2006

Continuing education for ophthalmologists on eye surgery.
Training in refraction and retinoscopy for ophthalmologists and technicians.

4. Special projects

Collaboration with GUHG

From January 30th to February 6th, a paediatric visual screening mission was carried out in the north of Haiti through the Montreal University Group for Haitians with Glaucoma (GUHG).

Strengthening of the Haitian Society of Ophthalmology (SHO)

Following the earthquake of January 2010, IRIS Mundial mobilized for the Haitian population.