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New Clinical Editor of Pharma announced

Optometry Australia has announced that Kerryn Hart has been appointed Clinical Editor of Pharma, Australia’s leading magazine in therapeutic optometry research and application.

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Australian Women Research Pioneers – Clinical and Experimental Optometry nominates published luminaries

Australian women research pioneers in optometry, who have had published papers in Clinical and Experimental Optometry have been celebrated in a special virtual issue of this leading peer-reviewed journal.

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Optometry Australia’s efforts rewarded with spectacles scheme announcement

Optometry Australia’s efforts were rewarded last Friday with the announcement that the Turnbull Government had committed $2 million to provide Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people easier access to prescription spectacles.


Ten tell-tale signs that your child might have vision problems

Did you know that approximately one in five Australian children suffers from an undetected vision problem or requires ongoing assessment?


Expert group convenes to review MBS optometry items

A group of optometrists are supporting Optometry Australia to develop a set of recommendations on how the Optometrical Schedule of Services under the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) should be amended to best meet the eye health needs of the population.

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