Journal article

Recruitment and Testing Protocol in the National Eye Health Survey: A Population-Based Eye Study in Australia

Joshua Foreman, Stuart Keel, Peter van Wijngaarden, Hugh R Taylor, Mohamed Dirani

Ophthalmic Epidemiology | TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC | Published : 2017


Awarded by NHMRC

Funding Acknowledgements

The National Eye Health Survey was funded by the Australian Government, and also received financial contributions from Novartis Australia and in-kind support from our industry and sector partners, OPSM, Carl Zeiss, Designs for Vision, the Royal Flying Doctor Service, Optometry Australia and the Brien Holden Vision Institute. We would like to specifically acknowledge OPSM, who kindly donated sunglasses valued at

30 for each study participant. The Centre for Eye Research Australia receives Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victorian Government. The Principal Investigator, Dr Mohamed Dirani, is supported by a NHMRC Career Development Fellowship (#1090466). The PhD student, Joshua Foreman, is supported by an Australian Postgraduate Award.