In Eye Care

enVision Annual Optometry Conference

09 Dec 2018
  • 09 Dec 2018
  • 16.5 CPD Points* ( 10.5T)
  • Sydney, NSW

Once again, our annual optometry conference in Sydney was a huge success! We’d like to say thanks to all who attended, as well as guest speaker Professor Robyn Guymer and our NSW doctors. Everyone enjoyed the excellent presentations, great food and amazing harvour views – we’re excited to do it all again in 2019!

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Bigger and better in 2018

Join us on Sunday 9 December for our 23rd Annual enVision Conference at the stunning International Convention Centre in Sydney’s Darling Harbour. This year’s conference promises to deliver up-to-date, clinically relevant information about the latest developments in eye care. Guest speaker Professor Robyn Guymer (Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Melbourne; Deputy Director, Centre for Eye Research Australia; Senior Retinal Specialist, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital) will feature in a line-up that includes leading ophthalmologists from Vision Eye Institute’s Sydney clinics.

Guest speaker: Professor Robyn Guymer

We are thrilled to have Professor Robyn Guymer as our guest speaker for enVision 2018. Professor Guymer is a renowned retinal ophthalmologist who was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to medicine in the field of ophthalmology in June 2018. She will be joining us to share details of her remarkable research into age-related macular degeneration, with a presentation titled ‘Subthreshold nanosecond laser intervention to slow progression in intermediate age-related macular degeneration’. Don’t miss your chance to see Professor Guymer speak.

Continuing education

Up to 16.5 CPD points are available, including 10.5T. Please note that points will be applied to next year’s registration period (1 December 2018 to 30 November 2019).



*CPD points have been applied for.


  • Herpes simplex keratitis: going viral
    A/Prof Colin Chan
  • Glaucoma – it’s not all about the cup
    Dr Mark Jacobs
  • Uveitis – what you need to know
    Dr David Ng
  • Cataract in the LASIK patient: what can we offer these visually demanding patients?
    Dr Patrick Versace
  • MIGS – paradigm shift in glaucoma management
    A/Prof Tim Roberts
  • Retinal case studies
    Dr Simon Chen
  • Into the future – coming soon to a surgeon near you…
    A/Prof Michael Lawless
  • Itchy and scratchy! Managing eye allergies and blepharitis
    Dr Athena Roufas
  • Challenging cases for the anterior segment surgeon: why my hair is turning grey
    Prof Gerard Sutton
  • Ocular emergencies and urgent care
    Dr Tess Huynh

Sunday 09 Dec 2018

Time 8 am – 4 pm
Where International Convention Centre Sydney
14 Darling Drive Sydney NSW
Getting there Close to public transport
Parking available
Event coordinator optometryadmin@visioneyeinstitute.com.au
Payment information
Registrations are currently closed


  • A/Prof Colin Chan

    Dr Colin Chan is a refractive, cataract and corneal surgeon with more than 16 years of experience. He is Adjunct Associate Professor in the Faculty of Health at the University of Canberra and an internationally recognised expert in vision correction.

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  • Dr Mark Jacobs

    Dr Jacobs is an experienced general ophthalmologist who treats a range of eye conditions, including glaucoma, cataracts and pterygium.

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  • Dr David Ng

    Dr Ng is a general ophthalmologist with a special interest in laser cataract surgery, glaucoma, eyelid lesions, pterygium and medical diseases of the retina, including diabetic retinopathy.

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  • Dr Patrick Versace

    Dr Patrick Versace is a highly regarded refractive and cataract surgeon. Dr Versace has performed thousands of vision correction procedures, including laser eye surgery (LASIK, SMILE, ASLA), refractive lens exchange, implantable lenses and laser cataract surgery.

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  • A/Prof Tim Roberts

    A/Prof Roberts is Medical Director of Vision Eye Institute and a highly regarded cataract and glaucoma specialist.

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  • Dr Simon Chen

    Dr Simon Chen is a highly experienced ophthalmic surgeon who dedicates his practice to the treatment of retinal disease and cataract surgery.

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  • A/Prof Michael Lawless

    Dr Michael Lawless is one of Australia’s most experienced eye surgeons, with expertise in laser eye surgery, cataract surgery and corneal conditions.

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  • Dr Athena Roufas

    Dr Athena Roufas is a cataract, corneal and glaucoma specialist. She has expertise in complex cataract removals, corneal transplantation, collagen cross-linking, trabeculectomy and glaucoma drainage devices.

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  • Prof Gerard Sutton

    Prof Sutton is one of Australia’s leading ophthalmic surgeons and is an internationally recognised expert in cataract surgery, laser vision correction and corneal transplantation. He is Professor of Corneal and Refractive Surgery at Sydney Medical School and Medical Director of the Lions NSW Eye Bank.

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  • Dr Tess Huynh

    Dr Tess Huynh has over 16 years of experience as a cataract, corneal and refractive surgeon, including LASIK, ASLA and SMILE surgery, routine and complex cataract surgery, corneal cross-linking, pterygium surgery and corneal transplantation. She also treats more general eye conditions.

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