Perimetry is the quantitative evaluation of the visual field. Ocular imaging is the assessment and evaluation of the structural details of the eye. The aims of the IPS are
1) to promote the study of normal and abnormal visual function and of ocular imaging.
2) to ensure and facilitate the cooperation and friendship of scientists of different countries working and interested in these disciplines.
Some more specific objectives of the IPS are:
These objectives are realized to a large extent at the biannual IPS symposia. During these meetings, perimetric and ocular imaging research is presented and discussed.
Membership is reserved for those interested and active in perimetric research. Employees of commercial companies are eligible for associate membership
To become a member of the IPS you may print the Membership Application or request an application from the secretary of the organization by e-mail or surface mail.
Dr. Allison M McKendrick
Secretary, Imaging and Perimetry Society
Department of Optometry & Vision Sciences
The University of Melbourne
Level 4 Alice Hoy Building,
Monash Rd, University of Melbourne Parkville Campus
Members are eye care givers, researchers and those in industry involved in vision testing, glaucoma and optic disc image analysis.