Teaching – research


Poitiers faculty of medicine and pharmacy

  • second cycle of medical studies
  • hospital training for students in medicine and pharmacy (externs)
  • third cycle of medical studies: interns
  • DES courses at the inter-regional level

The department welcomes caregivers receiving training: nursing students, auxiliary nurses and orthoptics students.


Research in the ophthalmology department is essentially dedicated to:

  • Treatment of dry and humid age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy and high myopia.
  • The new retinal imagery techniques (OCT angiography, wide-field imagery).

Consult the department’s most recent publications (in French).