Dr Daniel Cui
Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Daniel Cui

Medicine & Health
School of Optometry and Vision Science

Dr Daniel Yu Cui received his MBBS in China from School of Ophthalmology and Optometry, Wenzhou Medical University. He continued his ophthalmic residency at Xinhua Hospital, Jiaotong University, Shanghai, specializing in pediatric ophthalmology.

In 2002, Dr Cui joined the Faculty of Pacific University College of Optometry (PUCO), Oregon, USA, as a Teaching Fellow. In 2004, Dr Cui accepted Adjunct Assistant Professor and obtained his MScin Clinical Optometry from the PUCO. Since 2008, Dr. Cui joined International Centre for Eyecare Education (ICEE) for consulting Essilor Varilux Academy and other optometry development programs in Asia. In 2010, Dr Cui involved in establishing Brien Holden Vision Institute in China and worked as the Director of Education. Dr Cui was awarded his PhD in 2012 at the School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, where he conducted innovative research into evaluating the vision‐related quality of life in children with intellectual disabilities. Since 2015, Dr Cui has accepted an executive position in Xuyong Eye Hospital Group, the leading centre for eye disease treatment and blindness prevention in north-western China, in addition to the Head of Optometric Development and Research Centre in Ordos, China.

As a researcher and educator, Dr Cui involves intensively in optometry development in East Asia and his research findings have been published in several peer reviewed journals. His current research areas include epidemiology studies in myopia control and outcome researches in children’s vision.

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School of Optometry & Vision Science North Wing Rupert Myers Building Gate 14 Barker Street UNSW Sydney Kensington NSW 2052
  • Journal articles | 2014
    Chao C; Golebiowski B; Cui Y; Stapleton F, 2014, 'Development of a Chinese version of the ocular comfort index', Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 55, pp. 3562 - 3571, http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.14-14276
    Journal articles | 2012
    De Souza N; Cui Y; Looi S; Paudel P; Shinde L; Kumar K; Berwal R; Wadhwa R; Daniel V; Flanagan J; Holden B, 2012, 'The role of optometrists in India: An integral part of an eye health team', Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, 60, pp. 401 - 405, http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0301-4738.100534
    Journal articles | 2011
    Cui Y; De Souza N; Wilson D; Thurn T; Cronjé S, 2011, 'The impact of continuing professional development on ophthalmic dispensing of progressive addition lenses in the Asia-Pacific region', Clinical and Experimental Optometry, 94, pp. 219 - 222, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1444-0938.2010.00558.x
    Journal articles | 2010
    Cui Y; Wilson D; Thurn T, 2010, 'Progressive addition lens design and the short of stature', Clinical and Experimental Optometry, 93, pp. 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1444-0938.2010.00456.x
    Journal articles | 2010
    Stapleton FJ; Suttle CM; Cui Y, 2010, 'Health and vision related quality of life in intellectually disabled children', Optometry and Vision Science, 87, pp. 37 - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/OPX.0b013e3181c1d533
    Journal articles | 2008
    Stapleton FJ; Suttle CM; Cui Y, 2008, 'Developing an instrument to assess vision-related and subjective quality of life in children with intellectual disability: data collection and preliminary analysis in a Chinese population', Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 28, pp. 238 - 246, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-1313.2008.00564.x