Scientia Senior Lecturer Dr Daisy Shu recently travelled to the US to receive the George K. Michalopoulos Junior Faculty Scholar Award from the American Society for Investigative Pathology (AISP).

 "The award recognizes the outstanding research being conducted by ASIP Regular and Next-Generation Scientist members who are employed as Junior Faculty at institutions around the world.

Shu who joined UNSW School of Optometry & Vision Science in August this year is a Scientia Senior Lecturer has a research portfolio which is focused on understanding the role of mitochondria and metabolism in retinal eye diseases including age-related macular degeneration and proliferative vitreoretinopathy.  She is also course coordinating.

Please join us in congratulating Daisy on this wonderful achievement!

Dr Daisy Shu