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World Glaucoma Association (WGA)

Phone: +31 20 570 96 00 | Web Address: www.worldglaucoma.org
World Glaucoma Association (WGA)

The WGA is an amalgamation of glaucoma societies throughout the world. In addition, the association has industry members as well as a patient organization. The WGA membership covers about 12,000 individuals involved in glaucoma in some aspect or another and touches many more glaucoma patients.

Its core purpose is to eliminate glaucoma-related disability worldwide. Both the leadership and the society members of the WGA are committed to acting consistently on the following values:

  • Responsibility (accountability) – to each other, to member societies, to the larger global glaucoma community, to the patient and to the public
  • Consensus – open communication, inclusion of diverse viewpoints, and the aspiration to achieve practical consensus before acting
  • Collegiality and Mutual Respect
  • Best Care and Service – advancing the best care available to glaucoma patients worldwide
  • Further Resources

    1. World Glaucoma Congress
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