Save the date for the 2019 Myopia Management Masterclass

We are pleased to announce the dates for the 2019 Myopia Management Masterclass.

This two-day, interactive course is designed for optometrists seeking to further their expertise in the management of childhood myopia.

The course will be held at the University of Melbourne and will be facilitated by a team of experienced researchers and clinicians, to provide practical insight into contemporary myopia management.

The program, coordinated by Dr Laura Downie, will involve a combination of lectures, case scenarios, collaborative discussions and workshops. The course includes a practical, clinic-based session to provide a hands-on experience with orthokeratology contact lens fitting.

Dates: Saturday 31st August and Sunday 1st September 2019

Where: The University of Melbourne – Parkville campus

Cost: 1) Early bird at $900 + GST ($990), register on or before the Friday 26th July 2019.

2) Later registration at $1200 + GST ($1320).

CPD points: 36 points, with 18 of these as therapeutic points (pending approval)

Enquiries: For further information, please contact Kathy Griffiths, Program Coordinator – Melbourne School of Professional and Continuing Education (MSPACE), University of Melbourne, email:, phone (03) 8344 2601.

Catering (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea), course materials and a certificate of attendance will be provided.

Please note: numbers are strictly limited, so please enquire early to register your interest.