Vision InitiativeA partnership promoting eye health and vision care
In support of Diabetes Week, Vision Australia is facilitating an event outlining the effect of diabetes on your general health.
The Vision Initiative will be at the Dandenong Autumn Fest providing eye health and vision care information. Visit the Greater Dandenong City website for Festival Information.
RANZCO's Annual Scientific Congresses bring together ophthalmologists from across Australia and overseas to share and discuss the latest innovations, techniques and advances in eye healthcare.
Australian Ophthalmic Nurses Association of Victoria Biennial Conference
World Diabetes Day is an international event to raise awareness about diabetes, celebrated every year on 14 November.
World Sight Day (WSD) is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October, to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment.
MEDIA RELEASE. On World Retina Day, Saturday September 24th 2016, Retina International urges the Global Retina Community to advocate for access to Genotyping services that will expedite the development of therapies for unmet need.
Community, support and aged care staff are invited to attend these free training sessions organised in Morwell and Moe.
This training is provided by the Vision Initiative in partnership with Central West Gippsland Primary Care Partnership and Vision Australia.
This two part session will introduce the Vision Initiative program to general practice and deliver clinical education around the common eye conditions contributing to avoidable blindness and vision loss to GPs.
The session will provide GPs with an understanding of the common eye conditions contributing to avoidable blindness and vision loss in Australia, practical applications to reduce the risk of blindness and vision loss among at-risk populations, a better understanding of triggers and appropriate management of red eye(s) and superficial ocular trauma and referring appropriately to eye health providers including optometry, ophthalmology and low vision and rehabilitation service providers.