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Anjou MD, Boudville AI, Taylor HR
Indigenous Eye Health
This poster was created for the Victorian Department of Health, Aboriginal Health Conference, 'Aboriginal health - everyone's responsibility', and uses images and bullet points to summarise the translation of Indigenous eye care policy recommendations - from The roadmap to close the gap for vision - into practice, across Victoria. It covers the following areas to propose a plan:
The poster offers a useful summary for all those working in Australian Indigenous eye health policy and practice, with particular benefit to those in Victoria.
Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract
Minum Barreng: Indigenous Eye Health Unit
Melbourne School of Population Health
The University of Melbourne
Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street
Carlton Vic 3053
Ph: (03) 8344 3920
Launched in 2009, the National Indigenous Eye Health Survey (NIEHS) reports on the prevalence and causes of vision impairment, utilisation of eye care services, barriers to health and the impact of vision impairment in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population.