A partnership promoting eye health and vision care

Events

20 JUL

Keeping an eye on eye health - Training for GPs - Swan Hill

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.

12 JUL

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

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.

10 JUL
16 JUL

National Diabetes Awareness Week 2016

We are here to help you!

Every day, 280 Australians develop diabetes. Building on last year’s campaign, Diabetes Victoria is running a positive awareness campaign for National Diabetes Week 2016 (10-16 July).

01 JUL
31 JUL

JulEye

July is the month to look after your sight!

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.

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.