Read on Global report calls for new definition of eye health as 1.1 billion have untreated vision impairment

Global report calls for new definition of eye health as 1.1 billion have untreated vision impairment

A report on global eye health calls for governments worldwide to adopt a new definition of eye health which includes maximised vision, ocular health, and functional ability, while recognising its contribution to overall health, wellbeing, social inclusion and quality of life.

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Read on Members – help us improve infection control education and practise by completing a survey

Members – help us improve infection control education and practise by completing a survey

Optometry Australia is calling on its members to determine the impact of COVID-19 on infection control practises in optometry by completing a short anonymous survey which closes in two weeks.

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Read on Optometrists attending the Canberra Conference can learn how to build a successful glaucoma practice

Optometrists attending the Canberra Conference can learn how to build a successful glaucoma practice

At Optometry NSW/ACT’s Canberra Conference this month, Dr Graham Lakkis will discuss the business aspects of glaucoma management including how to attract and grow the number of glaucoma patients, billing, equipment and co-management.

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