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A new interactive, online, myopia management course is available to optometrists in USA and Canada and begins on March 21, 2018.

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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.

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Mzuzu, Malawi, Africa, 29 March 2017: Optometry as a profession is very young in Malawi, emerging slowly over the last five years. Today spirits are high in Mzuzu as ten new optometrists graduate.

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Sydney, Australia, 23 March 2017: You may have seen the stories in the news – the prevalence of myopia is growing across the world. A predicted 50% of the global population will have myopia by 2050...

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Kampala, Uganda, 4 August 2016: From workforce development to sustainable delivery of services, eye health is gaining ground in Uganda. Today marks the launch of a community access vision centre at the Makerere University Hospital in Kampala.

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Sydney, Australia, 3 August 2016: Over 200 optometrists attended the 2016 Brien Holden Lecture Series to hear from myopia experts at a commemorative event for Professor Brien Holden held at UNSW Australia on 31 July 2016.

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Darwin, Australia, 14 December 2015: The new Eye and Vision Care Toolkit is a practical and simple set of approaches health services can use to help improve eye care for the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander communities.

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Sydney, Australia, 17 July 2015 Brien Holden Vision Institute will launch a new and improved version of the award-winning Virtual Refractor at the American Academy of Optometry's annual conference in New Orleans.

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