Tackling trachoma and other NTDs

In December 2017, Dr Martin Kollmann, a consultant ophthalmologist and associate professor at the University of Nairobi, travelled to New Zealand to address...

NZ hosts the world of retina

The biennial Retina International World Congress was held for the first time in Auckland on the 10 and 11 February. With recent host cities including Taipei...

Regarding the retina

The first of the two-repeated autumn seminar evenings by Retina Specialists was held on 6 March in the leafy Auckland suburb of Parnell. Attending optometrists...

Calling optometry mentors

The School of Optometry and Vision Science (SOVS) at the University of Auckland needs more externship mentors for their final year BOptom students.During...

Stem cells restore sight

Two patients with severe wet AMD, implanted with a specially-engineered retinal pigment epithelium cells patch, derived from stem cells, have regained...

Summer Students Symposium 2018

The ninth joint Auckland University Department of Ophthalmology and School of Optometry and Vision Science Summer Student Symposium in March was an upbeat...

VR training at RVEEH

The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital (RVEEH) has introduced state-of-the-art virtual reality simulators to train the next generation of eye surgeons.The...

MyHealth1st now in NZ

Klaus Bartosch knows more than most the importance of being able to act on a whim and book a health appointment quickly and easily, out of hours.The co-founder...

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