School of Life and Health SciencesAston UniversityBirminghamB4 7ETUK
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Ophthalmic Research Group (ORG)
Aston Research Centre for Healthy Ageing (ARCHA)
Centre for Vision and Hearing Research (CVHR)
1994 Membership, College of Optometrists (CoO)
Contact Lenses (Module Leader)
Third Year Undergraduate and Graduate Diploma in Optometry
Elective Studies (Supervisor)
Masters in Optometry
Ocular Prescribing (Module Leader)
Advanced Contact Lenses (Module Leader)
MSc Clinical Health Management
Leadership (Module Leader)
Over 185 research papers, 20 book Chapters and two books principally in the areas of dry eye, contact lenses, intraocular lenses, accommodation and low vision. Over 255 abstracts published at conferences in Europe, USA, Asia and Australia. Over £5 million in research grants from grant awarding bodies and industry such as: Alcon, Aston EyeTech, Bausch and Lomb, Contamac, CooperVision, EPSRC, European Union, Innovate UK, Johnson and Johnson, Rayner and Thea Pharmaceuticals.
External examiner for 26 theses awarded by Universities of Aston, Bradford, Cardiff, Glasgow, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Queensland University of Technology, Manchester, Melbourne and Sydney. External examiner Dublin Institute of Technology (2005-8) and University of Ulster (2006-9). External Advisor to the King Saud University, Saudi Arabia (2011-12) and University of Portsmouth (2016 onwards). Fellowship consultant to BCLA (2007-2017) and Academic Chair (2014 onwards).