Friday, 14 February 2020: Brien Holden Foundation Continues Ground-Breaking Eye Care Program In Africa.
Wednesday, 30 January 2020: BHVI shared today that its research collaborator Hai Yen Eye Care has achieved a nationwide first, opening a research centre in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Thursday, 19 December 2019: The BHVI Foundation in Pakistan has hosted a successful visit from the Australian NGO Cooperation Program (ANCP), Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and the Australian High Commission to a project in Islamabad/ Rawalpindi.
Thursday, 12 December 2019: BHVI announced today it has signed a three-year agreement with AIER, continuing their collaborative work together on key projects within the growing field of myopia management.
Friday, 22 November 2019: BHVI has signed a multi-year, multi-million-dollar deal with Optometry Giving Sight USA (OGS) to continue as its preferred project implementation partner. BHVI’s Foundation will provide these key services to OGS.
Hanoi, Vietnam, 20 August 2019: Today marks an historic day for Hanoi Medical University and its School of Optometry, as the first graduating class of optometrists complete their degree.
Sydney, Australia, 16 May 2019: The new Global Myopia Centre at the Brien Holden Vision Institute aims to bring together available expertise and resources in research, innovation, education and global advocacy efforts in myopia
Durban, South Africa, 12 May 2019: Each year the immense contribution that nurses make to global eye health is recognised on International Nurses Day, this year we celebrated Petronella Nichols, MBA, Africa Regional Director, Brien Holden Vision Institute Foundation, who started her professional career as a registered nurse. Here is her inspirational story...
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 30 April 2019: Today a dedicated optometry student from Ho Chi Minh City will receive reward for her tenacious commitment to studying optometry. The scholarship is being granted by an Australian optometrist, Dr Tony Hanks OAM
Kampala, Uganda, 16 January 2019: Today marks the momentous occasion of the pioneer optometrists graduating at Makerere University in Kampala after completing the first optometry degree ratified in Uganda.