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Merry Christmas and happy holidays. We have had a fantastic year at SOVS with lots of new initiatives and achievements.  Please take the time to read our latest School newsletter for 2017.


We are excited to invite you to our December Alumni Evening, where the theme is Implementing Myopia Control into your Clinical Practice. We will have a panel of experts, Professor Padmaja Sankaridurg, Dr Pauline Kang and Ms Kathleen Watt to give...


Professor Mark Willcox recently visited Spaienza Universita Di Roma to give a talk and to meet with Professor Marialuisa Mangoni. Professor Mangoni’s research focusses on antimicrobial peptides.

Professors Willcox and Mangoni, along with...


Join us on Thursday 2 November 2017 from 15.30 - 16.30 hrs for a lecture from Junior Visiting Fellow, Alberto Lopez de la Rosa. Alberto will present on his latest research titled:  "Analysis of the inflammatory response of the ocular surface in...


On 20 October 2017, we have our very own Dr Maria Markoulli who will give a lecture on her research "The Ocular Surface in Health and Disease". This facinating lecture is not to be missed. Scheduled from 12pm - 1pm on this date, we hope to see...