The IRIS Program travelled to Nhulunbuy (also known as Gove) in the East Arnhem Lands for a two-day surgical visit on 29-30 April 2019. Despite some delivery challenges,
On 15 April 2019 the IRIS program launched services into Western Australia with a week-long service to the community of Kununurra in the East Kimberley region, just over
The first 10 IRIS patients received cataract surgery in Katherine, NT on 26 March 2019 with a visit led by Darwin based ophthalmologist Dr Susith Kulasekara. This
The IRIS delivery team are currently compiling the service plan for the next 12 months of IRIS that will deliver more than 300 cataract surgeries across remote
The IRIS program will be travelling to Gove, NT on 29 April for a 3 day visit to provide surgical services and patient assessments for local residents of the East
On 7 February 2019 the IRIS team travelled to Woorabinda, a small Aboriginal community in Central Queensland about two hours west of Rockhampton, to undertake an Eye
We are constantly looking for new IRIS service locations and love to get feedback from local communities that might benefit from an IRIS team visit. Get in touch if you want to discuss an IRIS Clinical team coming to your local community.
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