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Lions Outback Vision



Lions Outback Vision provide outreach eye health clinics, surgical services and tele-medicine for rural, remote and Aborginal and Torres Strait Islander West Australians (WA). It aims to address the unique challenges of delivering quality specialist eye health care with the development and implementation of innovative and sustainable models of service delivery.

Specialist eye health care services are provided throughout WA in the following regions:

Lions Outback Vision was established in 2010 with the support of the Lions Eye Institute and the University of WA.

Abstract adapted from Lions Outback Vision


Associate Professor Angus Turner
Lions Outback Vision
c/o Lions Eye Institute
2 Verdun Street
Nedlands WA 6009
Ph: (08) 9381 0777
Ph: (08) 9381 0802
Fax: (08) 9381 0700

Related publications

Rural Health West Aboriginal Health Conference 2016 (2016)

Rural Health West Aboriginal Health Conference 2016 presentations.

Paper presented at the Rural Health West Aboriginal Health Conference 2016. 2-3 July 2016, Perth

Lions Outback Vision (2013)

"Bad sugars - bad eyes" [online video].

: Lions Outback Vision

Bad sugars bad eyes is a short animated educational video designed for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with diabetes. It aims to highlight key patient information about diabetes and its effects on the eye, the importance of annual eye screening, and increase awareness in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

The video is freely available through Lions Outback Vision for all clinics and health practitioners seeking to use it in their regular practice.

The video was awarded first prize at the 2012 Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologist Annual Scientific Congress Film Festival.

Abstract adapted from Lions Outback Vision


Last updated: 1 September 2016
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