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ONLINE Web 2 : Probiotics - The Future of Eyecare (T)

Available from: 18/03/2020

Where to publish:

Provider: Australian College of Optometry

Contact: Michelle Waugh, [E], [P] 03 9349 7477

Learning Objectives

  • 1. Describe how probiotics and prebiotics work with the innate and adaptive immune systems to reduce inflammation
  • 2. Demonstrate an understanding of how gut and ocular microbiomes can influence ocular surface immunity and disease
  • 3. Explain how antibiotics, prebiotics, and probiotics can affect ocular immunity and influence ocular health

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

ONLINE web 2 : Probiotics - The Future of Eyecare (T)
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Points for attending & Passing Assessment

Acknowledgement of Country

In the spirit of reconciliation Optometry Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.