BOptom (Hons), PhD, GradCertOcTher, FAAO, FBCLA
I am a Scientia Fellow and Senior Lecturer at UNSW. I lead a program of research into behavioural and host immune susceptibility to eye infections at UNSW and Westmead Institute for Medical Research.
IN THE MEDIA
Australian Financial Review (online 25/9 in print 26/9 page 44-45 https://www.afr.com/lifestyle/health/mens-health/rare-contact-lens-infection-outbreak-in-the-uk-is-a-concern-for-australia-too-20180924-h15tah
UNSW Science press release: https://www.science.unsw.edu.au/news/preventing-serious-eye-infection-contact-lens-wearers
Westmead Institute for Medical Research: https://www.westmeadinstitute.org.au/news-and-events/2018/preventing-serious-eye-infection-in-contact-lens-w
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Social Media Campaign: Healthy Contact lens wear (www.moorfields.nhs.uk/landing-page/healthy-habits-healthy-eyes)
(UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UCL/Moorfields Biomedical Research Centre) Investigation of the host genetic immune response to Acanthamoeba Keratitis, diagnosis of bacterial keratitis, genetics of corneal dystrophies and patient involvement in research initiatives.