Saturday, July 21, 2018

Student News & Opportunities

Looking at the bigger picture: Rowena Fuller

Rowena Fuller, a graduate optometrist at Specsavers Ballarat and Wendouree in Victoria, has gained a new appreciation for sight and the value of optometry...

Strong academic focus for SDC2 program

A number of new presenters will be joining those who are returning to the Specsavers Dispensing Conference (SDC2) for its second year, rounding out...

Optometry case study: Choroidal metastasis

By Trinh Trinh, Specsavers Mount Barker, SA History Px: 67-year-old male Reason for visit: A routine ocular examination. No symptoms of blurred vision, headaches or eye pain and no signs...

Specsavers Graduate Program: Through the eyes of a graduate optometrist

Patrycja Zelazny from Specsavers Taylors Lakes in Victoria describes what day-to-day life as a first-year Specsavers Graduate Optometrist entails, and what being part of Specsavers’...

SCC7 Sunday speakers announced

The Sunday program for the 7th Specsavers Clinical Conference (SCC7) has been released, with topics covered including glaucoma identification, red eye and ophthalmic signs...

Clinical photography: Papilloedema

Image supplied by Nick Whittingham, Specsavers Gisborne, NZ Presentation Papilloedema is a swelling of the optic disc that occurs as a result of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP)....

Optometry case study: Pituitary adenoma

By Anthony Kim, Specsavers Munno Para, SA History Px: 34-year-old Caucasian male Reason for visit: First time eye test. Noticed blurring of vision in RE. Onset of symptoms: a...

Specsavers Palmerston – Graduate optometrist in NT

The gateway to the massive Kakadu National Park; Darwin has more than meets the eye.  Grab a snack at beachside Mindil Sunset Markets, take...

Specsavers New Plymouth, NZ – Graduate optometrist

Parks, hiking and sunny climate are some of the many treasures that Taranaki region has to offer. Specsavers New Plymouth are seeking a motivated...

Read about Annie Lee’s experience of working as a graduate at Specsavers Cannonvale QLD

I graduated from Queensland University of Technology in 2015. After leaving high school, I was interested in health but was unsure of what I...