Guangzhou, China , 25 May 2017: The first Asia-Pacific Optometric Practice Forum 2017 was held this month in China. Brien Holden Vision Institute was instrumental in planning and organising the Forum with the main theme described as Optometric Development – Synergies in Asia-Pacific.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1 May 2017: Professor Kovin Naidoo has received the distinguished Prevention of Blindness (POB) Shield Lecture award at the recent Saudi Ophthalmology 2017 conference for his continuing work in preventative ophthalmology...
Sydney, Australia, 26 April, 2017: Government to fund a national program providing eye health testing equipment, and also training and support for the Indigenous health services using the equipment, in more than 100 sites across Australia.
Islamabad, Pakistan, 20 April, 2017: Today we are pleased to announce a new long term partnership between Brien Holden Vision Institute Academy and Eyezone Institute of Opticianry in Kuwait.
Sydney, Australia, 13 March 2017: Professor Brien Holden has been remembered for his contributions to Aboriginal eye health at a special ceremony at the Aboriginal Health College in Sydney.
Sydney, Australia, 17 November 2016: Member of Federal Parliament, Matt Thistlethwaite, has taken the World Diabetes Day message ‘Eyes on diabetes’ seriously...
Anaheim, U.S., 11 November 2016: The American Academy of Optometry has announced the establishment of the Brien Holden Humanitarian Award to honor the memory and work of Professor Brien Holden
Sydney, Australia, 29 October 2016: The four years since the last General Assembly seems to have flown by in a blink of the eye
Durban, South Africa, 28 October 2016: A new report on myopia and high myopia, the result of a joint World Health Organization (WHO) and Brien Holden Vision Institute meeting, has just been announced
Johannesburg, South Africa, 13 October, 2016: Giving Sight to Gauteng, a new eye care program in South Africa will target to areas of Johannesburg with a drastic shortage of eye care...