January 2, 2018
In January, Andrew attended the Global Specialty Lens Symposium in Las Vegas, Nevada. The GSLS is one of the world’s largest contact lens conferences and focuses on the successful management of ocular conditions using specialty contact lenses (rigid, mini-scleral, hybrids, and orthokeratology lenses).
In April, Jillian was an invited speaker at the Australian Vision Convention on the Gold Coast, where she presented two lectures entitled “Paediatric aphakic contact lens fitting” and “Unusual contact lens cases”.
In May, Richard was an invited speaker at the Southern Regional Congress (SRC) in Melbourne where he presented a lecture entitled “Making the best use of silicone hydrogels in contact lens practice”.Read More»
January 8, 2018
Just recently there was a paper published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology by researchers from the Lions Eye Institute (LEI) in Perth which showed that the presence of a pterygium indicates a significantly increased risk of developing a cutaneous melanoma.