Sunday, July 21, 2019

Student News & Opportunities

Bonus CPD / CD on offer with SCC8 ‘Fringe Talks’

Following their success last year, the Specsavers Clinical Conference (SCC8) will once again include a series of bonus ‘Fringe Talks’ that will take place...

Clinical imaging: OCT clinical indicators for functional testing – Case #9

With a focus on diagnosis of eye disease, the following clinical images demonstrate the importance of performing appropriate functional testing when it is clinically...

Experiencing a different side of Fiji: Bridget Field

In June 2019, Bridget Field, a graduate optometrist at Specsavers Mount Maunganui in New Zealand, spent nine days participating in an outreach in Fiji facilitated...

Optometry case study: Prescription recheck revealing partial third nerve palsy

By Chelsea Lane, Specsavers Geelong, VIC History Px: 31-year old female Reason for visit: Prescription recheck. Three weeks prior to most recent presentation, patient collected single vision spectacles after full...

Graduate optometrist opportunity – Canberra, ACT

Making a move to the nation's capital city, you will be working with state of the art Nidek equipment, have access to an OCT...

Graduate optometrist opportunities – East Maitland, NSW

Specsavers East Maitland are looking for two newly qualified optometrists to join their large team. Due to their 5 test room practice, there is ample...

Optometry case study: Nodular episcleritis

By Tyson Xu, Specsavers Nowra, NSW History Px: 44-year-old Caucasian female Reason for visit: Foreign body sensation, irritation and redness in RE upon waking the day prior to presentation....

Optometry – more than improving vision: Patrycja Zelazny

Each year, Specsavers sponsors a selection of graduate and senior optometrists to participate in an outreach where they can see and experience first-hand the work of...

SCC8 Sunday speakers unveiled

Diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and ocular oncology are among the topics that will be covered in the Specsavers Clinical Conference’s (SCC8) Sunday program, with a...

Clinical imaging: OCT clinical indicators for functional testing – Case #8

With a focus on diagnosis of eye disease, particularly glaucoma, the following clinical images demonstrate the importance of performing appropriate functional testing when it...