Adding a human perspective to AI

Socio-environmental factors impact the performance of artificial intelligence (AI) screening models used to detect eye disease and should be considered...

ONZ heralds other matters success

After a tumultuous year, Ophthalmology New Zealand (ONZ) finally held its 2020 Business Forum, The Other Matters, at Villa Maria Estate in Auckland in...

Progress on pay equity for DHB staff

The Public Service Association (PSA) and District Health Boards (DHBs) have announced an initial agreement for pay equity for clerical and administration...

Obituary: Jashavanti (Jasha) Morarji

On October 13, Jasha Morarji died peacefully at the Mercy Hospice after a long, two-and-a-half-year battle with cancer. Typically, Jasha fought this all...

Remembering Tony Morris

Well-known ophthalmologist and New Zealand refractive surgery pioneer Dr Tony Morris was remembered by family, friends and colleagues at a memorial service...

Eye health win from 5G starter fund

Eye health won big in this year’s edition of the Spark 5G Starter Fund challenge, with oDocs Eye Care and Objective Acuity securing a share of $625,000...

APTOS 2020: AI and teleophthalmology

Featuring top-notch speakers from Korea and around the world, the Asia Pacific Tele-Ophthalmology Society (APTOS) 2020 online, one-day conference on 12...

Glaucoma ocular implant clears phase I hurdle

Australian biopharmaceutical company PolyActiva announced it has successfully completed its Phase I clinical study on its lead glaucoma treatment candidate,...

Quick pupil test for concussion?

US researchers suggest measurable pupillary light reflex (PLR) metrics are enhanced in adolescent sport-related concussion and may serve as a fast, portable,...

Sleeping late risk for myopia?

Children who go to sleep late are more susceptible to both myopia onset and progression, a new study has found.   “Sleeping late and waking up late, along...

Stars and their eyes… Jennifer Aniston

Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston suffers from dry eye disease, admitting she was “addicted to eye drops” and has trouble reading scripts due to dry,...

CLs for glaucoma treatment

San Diego-based Leo Lens Pharma has developed a therapeutic contact lens (CL) for continuous delivery of bimatoprost to reduce elevated intraocular pressure...

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