Journal article

Prevalence and Causes of Unilateral Vision Impairment and Unilateral Blindness in Australia The National Eye Health Survey

Joshua Foreman, Jing Xie, Stuart Keel, Ghee Soon Ang, Pei Ying Lee, Rupert Bourne, Jonathan G Crowston, Hugh R Taylor, Mohamed Dirani

JAMA Ophthalmology | AMER MEDICAL ASSOC | Published : 2018

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellowship


Funding Acknowledgements

The National Eye Health Survey was funded by the Department of Health of the Australian Government, and also received financial contributions from the Peggy and Leslie Cranbourne Foundation and Novartis Australia. In-kind support was received from our industry and sector partners, Optical Prescription Spectacle Makers (OPSM), Carl Zeiss, Designs for Vision, the Royal Flying Doctor Service, Optometry Australia and the Brien Holden Vision Institute. The Centre for Eye Research Australia receives Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victorian Government. The work is further supported by National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellowship grant 1090466 (Dr Dirani) and Australian Postgraduate Award scholarship (Mr Foreman).