What's On at the School of Optometry and Vision Science?

The School of Optometry and Vision Science is an exciting place to be. Please come back regularly to see what is new.


Dr Jerome Ozkan will kick of Semester 2, 2017 of the Vaegan Lecture Series with a presentation on his latest reseach "Temporal Stability and Compoisition of the Ocular Microbiome". All students, staff, peers and general public welcome.



The Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in collaboration with partners, is promoting the fourth annual Contact Lens Health Week from August 21-25, 2017. This year's campaign theme is "healthy habits mean healthy eyes" and focuses on...


The first first global online myopia management course developed by the Brien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI), featuring School of Optometry and Vision Science (SOVS) myopia researchers was officially launched in June 2017 to Australian and South...


Jaya Sowjanya Siddireddy presented her latest research titled “The role of eyelid bacteria in contact lens discomfort” at a Cornea and Contact Lens Society of Australia (CCLSA) Chapter Event held in Brisbane on 27 July 2017. Sowjanya is the...


Professor Mark Willcox and Dr Debarun Dutta recently visited the LV Prasad Eye Institute in Hyderabad, India to conduct an clinical trial close out and audit of data visit. The clinical trial had been partly...