KeraClub 2020: 5th Annual Keratoconus Event as a Webinar The 5th annual community event for patients with keratoconus, their family and friends, is being held as a webinar this year on Tuesday, 28 July 2020, 5 pm to 6 pm AEST. The KeraClub will bring together keratoconus patients with eye care experts. The goal is
Audio podcasts of presentations given by speakers at Keraclub 2019 are now available. Highlights of the evening were an update on the latest keratoconus research from the Save Sight Keratoconus Registry, a talk on how to manage contact lenses for keratoconus in extreme conditions, patient stories and a panel discussion. The audio podcasts can be
Keratoconus Australia Inc held its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 6 pm at Suite 1302, Level 13, 9 Yarra St, South Yarra VIC 3141. The Annual Report 2019 and minutes from the meeting can be found here.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2018 Keratoconus Australia Inc held its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Reports on the Association’s activities and its financial accounts were presented at the meeting. They are available for download in pdf format above or from the Association.
Save the Date The next meeting of the KeraClub will be held on Thursday, 8 November, 2018 from 5.30pm at the Save Sight Institute, 8 Macquarie Street, Sydney. More information about the event will be posted closer to the date. Anyone wishing to present a short talk about their experience with keratoconus can email KeraClub coordinator, Michelle Urquhart,. KeraClub
Press release from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists Keratoconus treatment Corneal Collagen Cross Linking to be supported by Medicare In a much awaited development, Corneal Collagen Cross Linking (CCXL) for keratoconus will be added to the Medicare Benefits Scheme from 1 May 2018. This exciting news is welcomed by the Royal Australian
Keratoconus Australia now has its own YouTube channel where you can find videos of our Demystifying Keratoconus seminars.. Please subscribe to receive notifications of new videos. Current videos include: Tracking outcomes in corneal crosslinking: Prof Stephanie Watson, Australian Keratoconus Registry An update on the CERA crosslinking trial and recent developments in corneal collagen crosslinking: Dr
Victoria Another Volunteer Required for DOVS Optometrist Post Graft Training Clinics Thank you to everyone who responded to our recent call for volunteers for this year’s student optometrist contact lens training clinics being run by The University of Melbourne’s Department of Optometry and Vision Sciences in conjunction with Keratoconus Australia. These clinics are an important step in raising the
New to corneal collagen crosslinking? This Q&A guide from Wills Eye Hospital will help prepare you to manage keratoconus patients in the new era. This guide to crosslinking for ophthalmologists may be of interest to you too.
Happy and healthy New Year from the Keratoconus Australia team. We wish you a safe holiday season and all the best with managing your keratoconus in the coming year. We will be back soon to assist you in every way possible You can assist our work by donating to the Association straight from your beach