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

Presented by the Vision Initiative in collaboration with Murray 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.

Time: 6.30-8.30pm (6.00pm registrations)

Cost: Free.

A light meal will be provided.

Venue: Ibis Styles Swan Hill Resort, Palm View Conference Room, 405-415 Campbell Street, Swan Hill VIC 3585

For more information or to book a place for this event please visit the website of the Murray PHN or contact the Vision initiative team on 03 9656 2026.


Piers Carozzi, Optometry Specialist (BScOptom), Australian College of Optometry

Diana Saunders, Low Vision Specialist, Orientation and Mobility Specialist, Vision Australia