Glaucoma specialist recognised as female STEM leader

Melbourne glaucoma researcher Dr Jennifer Fan Gaskin is one of 60 women selected for Science & Technology Australia’s Superstars of STEM program, which aims to challenge gender assumptions about scientists and increase female visibility in their relevant field. Read more

RANZCO updates AMD referral pathway for optometrists

Professor Robyn Guymer has led an expert panel to update RANZCO’s Referral Pathway for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Management, which accounts for greater accessibility to retinal imaging equipment and reminds clinicians to be aware of nearby clinical trials. Read more

Myopia Profile and CORE join forces

The world’s largest childhood myopia education resource developed by Australian optometry couple Dr Kate and Dr Paul Gifford has formed a new alliance with the renowned Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE). Read more

New roles for MDFA expert advisors

Queensland Eye Institute (QEI)’s Associate Professor Anthony Kwan has been appointed chair of the Macular Disease Foundation Australia (MDFA)’s Research Committee, stepping into the role vacated by new RANZCO president Professor Nitin Verma. Read more