Ocular Repair Group Research Update and Information Session – 20 February 2015
in Dry eye and blepharitis, Events, News, Ocular Surface Disease
13 Jan 2015
To be held on Friday 20th February 2015, 10am, at the Save Sight Institute (Sydney Eye Hospital).
The Ocular Repair Group at Save Sight Institute is led by Professor Stephanie Watson and consists of an expert multidisciplinary team of researchers, clinicians and scientists who investigate new and better ways to save sight.
Major projects underway at present are focused on developing new treatments for dry eye, stem cell repair, sutureless surgery, serious ocular infections, keratoconus, viral blindness, identifying links between some cancer treatments and dry eye, and undertaking national surveillance studies of certain eye diseases. For more information on this group’s work, read their latest newsletter here.
This is your opportunity to hear about the research underway, and to ask questions about conditions which affect the surface of the eye.
Morning tea will be provided upon arrival. Registration is free but essential as places are limited.
To register call (02) 9382 7316 or register here.