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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 […]