A partnership promoting eye health and vision care

Events

06 JUN

World Orthoptic Day 2016

World Orthoptic Day is the opportunity to heighten the visibility of the orthoptic profession and to promote the activities of orthoptists locally, nationally, and internationally.

24 MAY

Keeping an eye on eye health - Training for GPs - Brimbank - Postponed

Training session will be rescheduled in July.

Presented by Vision Initiative in collaboration with North Western Melbourne PHN.

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.

22 MAY
28 MAY

Macular Degeneration Awareness Week 2016

Macular Degeneration Awareness Week is an annual event designed to raise awareness of macular degeneration and to encourage those most at risk, people over 50, to have their eyes tested and macula checked.

19 MAY

Keeping an eye on eye health - Training for GPs - Session 2 - Greater Dandenong

Presented by the Vision Initiative in collaboration with South Eastern Melbourne PHN.

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.

17 MAY

Keeping an eye on eye health - Training for GPs - Session 1 - Greater Dandenong

Presented by the Vision Initiative in collaboration with South Eastern Melbourne PHN.

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.

06 MAR
12 MAR

World Glaucoma Week 2016

World Glaucoma Week is held in March each year to increase awareness about glaucoma.

05 MAR
06 MAR

Southern Regional Congress 2016

SRC is the annual education conference of Optometry Victoria. This event is designed by optometrists for optometrists.