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Search Results - News, October 2018

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Brien Holden Institute "missing" $1 million questioned

The Brien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI) could find itself offside with the charities watchdog over a $1 million staff bonus that it failed to record in its annual reports. Read more »

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Australian company releases positive MIGS study

More than one in three glaucoma patients who have undergone Ellex Medical Lasers’ ab-interno canaloplasty (ABiC) procedure are medication-free after a year, research has revealed. Read more »

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Bausch + Lomb increases effort to reduce contact lens waste

Bausch + Lomb has vowed to double all donations raised in a recycling program that has prevented more than 200,000 pieces of contact lens waste from reaching Australian landfills. Read more »

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Increased number optometrists qualified to examine pilots

Australia has another 48 optometrists qualified to test the aviation industry following a recent Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) credentialed optometry-training course in Melbourne. Read more »

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Aussie eye doctors look to the stars to cure eye disease

Scientists at the Centre for Eye Research Australia (CERA) are turning to astrophysicists to solve a mathematical dilemma in diagnosing eye disease. Read more »

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$80 million injected into subsidised drugs for macular disease patients

An $80 million Federal Government investment will allow an additional 4,500 macular disease patients access to subsided drugs. Read more »

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George & Matilda crowned at Growth Company Awards

George & Matilda Eyecare has claimed a top prize at the Australian Growth Company Awards (AGCA). The Australian-owned and operated business was recognised for its strong growth and financial performance on October 17, winning the aware for Consumer Goods Growth Company of the Year. Read more »

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Australian surgeon wins gold at Cataract Olympics

A life-changing procedure for a man caring for his ill wife helped Australian surgeon Professor Gerard Sutton to his first gold medal at the Cataract Surgery Olympics. Read more »

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Retinal thickness changes through history of drusen in AMD

Australian researchers have examined how the natural history of drusen affects retinal thickness, providing important insight for future studies of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Read more »

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World-renowned surgeon joins Australian eye tech company

Widely-respected US eye surgeon Dr David Lubeck has been appointed chief medical officer (CMO) of Australian-based Ellex Medical Lasers. Read more »

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Lions Eye Institute founder receives new honour

The founder of the Lions Eye Institute (LEI) has been appointed patron of the Australian-based medical research centre. Read more »

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Major cash injection for custom contact lens company

Custom fit contact lens supplier Mark’ennovy has forged an alliance with two major investors in a move it says will fuel development of new products. Read more »

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World first myopia program at UNSW

The world’s first university accredited program on myopia management will open to registered optometrists at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) next year. Read more »

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International Opticians Association joins SILMO Sydney

SILMO Sydney will team up with the International Opticians’ Association (IOA) to host its boutique optometry and optics show next year. The new partnership will deliver several education sessions that provide a global perspective to the Australian market. Read more »

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National diabetic eye screening program launched

Hundreds of thousands of Australians with diabetes are set to receive improved eyecare, following the launch of the national Keep Sight program on Monday. Read more »

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