Professor Mark Gillies MB BS, PhD, FRANZCO is Director of Research at the Save Sight Institute of the University of Sydney. He is a Sydney University Medical School Foundation Fellow and a clinician-scientist who specialises in diseases of the macula.
He also directs the Macular Research Group at the Save Sight Institute. The group is developing better treatments for macular diseases through clinical and laboratory research. Mark is also heavily involved in the MacTel Project, an international collaborative study to identify a cure for Macular Telangiectasia Type 2.
Mark has published over 160 original articles in the peer-reviewed literature, mostly concerned with the treatment of macular diseases.