2019- current PhD Optometry and Vision Science / Public Health, UNSW Sydney
2016-2018 Master of Philosophy (Medicine), University of Sydney
2015-2016 Graduate Diploma in Science, University of Sydney
2011-2015 Bachelor of Science (Neuroscience), University of Sydney
Introducing Ashleigh J. Chandra, a doctoral student who is pursuing a PhD to investigate physical activity, falls and tailored falls prevention methods for older Australians living with vision impairment.
Ashleigh has experience in visual neuroscience and retinal anatomy and is now focusing on public health research for her PhD studies. Ashleigh’s current research will provide evidence about the effectiveness, implementation and scalability of falls prevention strategies in a community setting for older Australians living with vision impairment.
For more on Ashleigh and her current research please see here: https://bit.ly/3wffjJa
University of Sydney Postgraduate Research Support Scheme (PRSS), Travel Grant 2018
ARC Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function, Travel Grant, 2018
University of Sydney Higher Degree Research Symposium, 1st Prize for Presentation 2018
ARC Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function, Best Oral Presentation, 2017