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Professor John Wass, GIRFT's clinical lead for endocrinology

GIRFT lead honoured for outstanding contribution to endocrine science

Professor John Wass, the clinician leading the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme’s endocrinology workstream, has won a prestigious award from the European Society for Endocrinology, honouring his contribution to the specialty. Professor Wass received the ESE’s honorary member award at the society’s recent digital congress, e-ECE 2020, held to share innovations in endocrine […]

Royal College and GIRFT advice on cataract services in response to COVID-19

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and GIRFT have updated their advice on restarting and redesigning cataract services in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The advice sets out the need for high flow cataract surgery to resume now, in order to address the backlog and provide patients with a timely service and avoid compromising patients’ quality […]