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Celebrating 10 years of working with our dedicated partners in Sri Lanka from 2008-2018

Colombo, Sri Lanka, October 11, 2018: Today we announce the momentous occasion of celebrating 10 years of working with our dedicated partners…
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Novel prototype contact lenses rated against current myopia management lenses

Sydney, Australia, 9 October 2018: A shortcoming of current contact lenses designed to slow the progression of myopia is that they can…
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SCHOOL EYE HEALTH THE ANSWER TO CHILDHOOD BLINDNESS – BULLETIN OF WHO STUDY

Geneva, Switzerland, 5 October 2018: A study published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization has found that while school eye…
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Professor Brian Layland resigns as Chair and Director of Brien Holden Vision Institute

Sydney, Australia, 5 October 2018: Professor Brian Layland, OAM OLM Fellow UNSW (HON. Causa) has resigned as Chair and Director of the…
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Free eye care services help 20,000 people in Tanzania

Mwanza, Lake Zone, Tanzania, 20 September, 2018: Recent celebrations launched a new eye care project which will bring free eye services to…
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Forum in South China megacity addresses myopia; Chinese President weighs in

Shenzhen, China, 17 September 2018: Chinese President Xi Jinping has weighed in on the issue myopia as practitioners and researchers met at…
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Dr S May Ho IAPB Eye Health Hero 2018

Sydney, Australia, 15 September, 2018: May’s unfaltering ability to engage with learners from all nationalities makes her an outstanding teacher and agent…
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Quality of life and productivity gains follow near vision correction

Durban, South Africa, 10 September 2018: An estimated 1.1 billion people had uncorrected near vision impairment globally in 2015, with the majority…
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Myopia education program: Managing Myopia offered again and Complex Cases launching soon

Sydney, Australia, 3 September 2018: The Brien Holden Vision Institute Academy will launch a new myopia management course, ‘Complex Cases’, in November…
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Optometry in Uganda: Building Blocks of a New Profession

Kampala, Uganda, 1 September 2018: Establishing a School of Optometry in Uganda took more than ten years of intense planning and negotiation,…
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