Case Study Of Fred's Health Of The Indigenous Australians

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Fred was so interested in ophthalmologist that he moved to the United Kingdom where he specialised in it. Fred then moved to Australia in 1965 and within a few years become Associated Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of New South Wales.
Whilst Fred was working in New South Wales, he was soon to establish the first Aboriginal Medical Clinic as he was becoming aware of the poor health conditions of the Indigenous Australians.
Through Fred’s work with the services to remote aboriginal settlements he became aware of some of the serious health issues facing Aboriginal people such as trachoma and many other eye diseases. These diseases often caused people to go completely blind. These moments made Fred disappointed and drove his desire

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