The role of optometrists and general practitioners in the management of the cardiovascular system
Stephen Leslie has received an international award for behavioural optometry.
Christopher Smith reflects on a decade working as a locum.
Eyecare Plus has rated highest in the most recent Canstar Blue survey comparing optical stores in Australia.
Supporters of The Cyril Kett Optometry Museum and Archive, housed at the Australian College of Optometry in Carlton, have established a Friends of the Kett Museum group.
Optometrist Dion Stanbury has received an award for three decades of optometry outreach on Kangaroo Island.
Perth optometrist Graham Fist is retiring after six decades, closing the nation’s oldest family-owned optometry practice.
Victorian optometrist Angie Trinh is a full-time optometrist in Mildura during the week. On weekends, she’s a food photographer and recipe author, with more than 21,000 followers on Instagram.
Indexation of fees for DVA dental and allied health items, which applies to items on the optometry schedule, will recommence on 1 July 2018 as part of a new budget measure.
Optometry Australia has released an updated member resource following an Australian Government announcement that the My Health Record will transition to opt-out, taking effect this year.
Reading in the morning may promote myopia development more than reading in the evening, early research suggests.
Optometry student Suhyun Kweon is heading to MIT-Harvard for an intense learning program.
Optometry Australia has increased its media coverage over the past three years by 33 per cent with much of this coverage focused on raising awareness of eye health.
Due to the positive response from practitioners in Australia and New Zealand, the Brien Holden Vision Institute’s Managing Myopia course will again be available from 12 June to 3 July.
A pilot myopia awareness week is being trialled in NSW to help avert a future where half of Australians are myopic.