Promising vitamin B3 glaucoma research

AU: 15 minutes CPD CERA's research is the first clinical study to demonstrate the potential of vitamin B3 as a glaucoma therapy.

WATCH: Research offers hope for glaucoma gene therapy

AU: 15 minutes CPD Researchers have used gene therapy to regenerate damaged optic nerve fibres in a discovery that could lead to new glaucoma treatments in the future.

OPINION: Annie Gibbins explains Glaucoma Australia patient impact

15 CPD Minutes in Australia OPINION: Annie Gibbins explains Glaucoma Australia patient impact.

The impact of COVID-19 on Australia’s graduate and locum optometrists

In 2020, almost one million of Australia’s 13.7-million-person labour force lost employment due to COVID-19 and in New Zealand, the unemployment rate rose to...

Are there enough optometrists in Australia?

In 2018, a report by Deloitte Access Economics was commissioned by Specsavers which investigated the supply and demand of Australia’s optometric workforce until 2037. The...
Greg Johnson Diabetes Australia

OPINION: Professor Greg Johnson explains KeepSight

Professor Greg Johnson joined Diabetes Victoria as Chief Executive in January 2003. He is an Adjunct Professor with Deakin University and holds a degree...
Simon Kelly from Specsavers Runaway Bay tests eyes

CASE STUDY: DR detection and referral at Specsavers Runaway Bay

Benchmark reports, training and development, and support from a team of clinical performance consultants assist optometrists to consistently provide best-practice care focussed on patient...

The impact of COVID-19 on Australian patients with diabetes

On 30 March 2020, Specsavers made the difficult decision to close its doors to routine eye care. Cognisant of the escalation and extension of...

OPINION: Dr Tu Tran FRANZCO MBBS MPH discusses false positive errors in glaucoma detection

As a part of our series on glaucoma, Dr Tu Tran FRANZCO MBBS MPH discusses the role of false positive referrals in glacuoma detection...