The latest from MDFA
Annual Report 2020-21
MDFA’s annual report features our activities and achievements over the financial year 2020-21.
MDFA launches eye health video series
MDFA has released a new series of educational videos to help Aussies better understand macular disease.
Third anti-VEGF agent reimbursed by PBS
Beovu has become the third anti-VEGF drug to be subsidised by the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme for the treatment of wet AMD.
MDFA Annual General Meeting
Join MDFA on Thursday 9 December for our online Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2021.
Potential new treatment for dry AMD
Apellis announces initial results from two phase III studies in geographic atrophy.
MBS eye injection: update
MDFA continues to advocate against a proposal to cut Medicare rebates for eye injections and met with the Health Minister in June 2021.
Don’t defer essential eye appointments during lockdown
We’re seeking to clear up any confusion around deferring eye appointments during lockdown.
James Muecke MDFA ambassador
MDFA is delighted to officially welcome Dr James Muecke AM on board as our diabetic eye disease Ambassador.
With Governments around Australia rolling out vaccines for COVID-19, a frequent question to our National Helpline is about safety of the vaccine when receiving eye injections.