Presentations & Posters


Day 1 Presentations:

Opening Session:

  • Welcome Address, Professor Hugh Taylor, Indigenous Eye Health, The University of Melbourne
  • Video Message, Hon Ken Wyatt MP, Minister of Indigenous Health

Session 1: ‘Strengthen'

  • FRED Talk: Beyond 2000.....& 20 - Shaun Tatipata, The Fred Hollows Foundation
  • Strengthening Eye Care Delivery in Central Australia - Dr Tim Henderson, Alice Springs Hospital
  • Supporting and Delivering Retinal Cameras and Training in Primary Health Care Services - Colina Waddell, Brien Holden Vision Institute Foundation
  • Safe Bathrooms and Environmental Health - Managing Trachoma Prevention - Matthew Lester, Health Department of Western Australia & William Clements, Nirrumbuk Aboriginal Corporation
  • Working Towards a Nationally Consistent Spectacles Subsidy in New South Wales - Jennelle Schroder, Vision Australia
  • Ophthalmology for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in Rural communities - Claire O’Neill, NSW Rural Doctors Network
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Day 2 Presentations:

Opening Session:

  • Donna Ah Chee - Central Australia Aboriginal Congress
  • Ngangkari - Traditional Healers of Central Australia - NPY Women’s Council Aboriginal Corporation

Session 3: 'Sustain'

  • ‘Strong Eyes, Strong Communities’: A Five Year Plan for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Eye Health - Judith Abbott, Vision 2020 Australia
  • Preparing GPs to Participate in Indigenous Eye Care - Dr Andrew Rowan, Central Australia Aboriginal Congress
  • Making Entry-Level Optometry Training Culturally Safe - Sian Lewis, Optometry Council of Australia and New Zealand and Joleen Ryan, Deakin University
  • Sustaining Partnerships in the Elimination of Trachoma - Sue Beynon, NT Department of Education
  • Growth and Sustainability of Eye Health Services through the - Support of a Holistic Framework - Celia McCarthy, Institute for Urban Indigenous Health
  • Stay Focused on Refractive Error - Anna Morse, Brien Holden Vision Institute Foundation
  • New Regional Hub in the Kimberley - Associate Professor Angus Turner, Lions Outback Vision
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