Meet Dr Sheela Kumaran, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at SOVS. Sheela is a health systems and outcomes researcher with expertise in patient-reported outcome measures. Her research aims to understand the health-related quality of life impacts of different eye diseases.

She was recently awarded the Macular Disease Foundation Australia research grant to develop item banks for age-related macular degeneration and estimate the financial burden of the disease.

Sheela continues to develop her research in diverse areas of dementia and concussion together with national and international collaborators. See Sheela’s research profile here: