Dr Dana Robaei

Clinical Senior Lecturer
Clinical Ophthalmology & Eye Health, Westmead Clinical School


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Selected grants

2014

  • Improving outcomes in microbial keratitis; Robaei D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Early Career Fellowships (ECF).

Selected publications

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Books

  • Robaei, D., Mitchell, P. (2008). Visual Impairment in Australian School Children: Prevalence, Causes, and Associations. United States: VDM Verlag.

Journals

  • Robaei, D., Watson, S. (2014). Corneal blindness: a global problem. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(3), 213-214. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Carnt, N., Minassian, D., Dart, J. (2014). The Impact of Topical Corticosteroid Use before Diagnosis on the Outcome of Acanthamoeba Keratitis. Ophthalmology, 121(7), 1383-1388. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Baur, L., Burlutsky, G., Robaei, D., Mitchell, P. (2012). Socio-economic, familial and perinatal factors associated with obesity in Sydney school children. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 48(1), 44-51. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, P., Liew, G., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Robaei, D., Cheung, N., Wong, T. (2009). Response to letter regarding article, "evidence of arteriolar narrowing in low-birth-weight children". Circulation, 119(20), e 538.
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Ethnic differences in refraction and ocual biometry in a population-based sample of 11-15 year-old Australian children. Eye, 22(2008), 649-656. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, P., Liew, G., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Robaei, D., Cheung, N., Wong, T. (2008). Evidence of Arteriolar Narrowing in Low-Birth-Weight Children. Circulation, 118(5), 518-524. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, P., Robaei, D. (2008). Low-plus lenses for children - author reply to Filips. Ophthalmology, 115(1), 223.
  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Wang, J., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2008). Prevalence of Hyperopia and Associations with Eye Findings in 6- and 12-Year-Olds. Ophthalmology, 115(4), 678-685. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Rose, K., Smith, W., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Can Information on the Purpose of Spectacle Use and Age at First Use Predict Refractive Error Type? Ophthalmic Epidemiology, 14(2), 88-92. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Ethnic differences in refraction and ocular biometry in a population-based sample of 11-15 year-old Australian children. Eye, , 1-8. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Smith, W., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2007). Ethnic Differences in the Impact of Parental Myopia: Findings from a Population-Based Study of 12-Year-Old Australian Children. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 48(6), 2520-2528. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2007). Impact of amblyopia on vision at age 12 years: findings from a population-based study. Eye, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Gole, G., Mitchell, P. (2007). Stereoacuity and ocular associations at age 12 years: Findings from a population-based study. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 11(4), 356-361. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Ojaimi, E., Kifley, A., Martin, F., Mitchell, P. (2006). Causes and Associations of Amblyopia in a Population-Based Sample of 6-Year-Old Australian Children. Archives of Ophthalmology, 124(6), 878-884. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Correctable and Non-Correctable Visual Impairment in Two Representative Samples of Australian Children Aged 6 and 12 Years. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 47, 112-120. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Huynh, S., Ip, J., Rose, K., Mitchell, P., Sydney Myopia, S., Sydney Childhood Eye, S. (2006). Correctable and Non–Correctable Visual Impairment in Two Representative Samples of Australian Children Aged 6 and 12 years. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 47(E-Abstract 1552).
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Factors Associated With a Previous Diagnosis of Strabismus in a Population-based Sample of 12-Year-Old Australian Children. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 142(6), 1085-1087. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Kifley, A., Cosstick, M., Ip, J., Mitchell, P. (2006). Factors Associated with Childhood Strabismus: Findings from a Population-Based Study. Ophthalmology, 113(7), 1146-1153. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Wang, J., Tan, M., Rose, K., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Patterns of Eyecare Utilization by Young Australian Children: Findings from a Population-Based Study. Ophthalmic Epidemiology, 13, 153-158. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2006). Prevalence of Eye Disorders in Young Children With Eyestrain Complaints. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 142(3), 495-497. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2006). Refractive Error and Patterns of Spectacle Use in 12-Year-Old Australian Children. Ophthalmology, 113(9), 1567-1573. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Gole, G., Mitchell, P. (2006). The impact of modest prematurity on visual function at age 6 years: findings from a population-based study. Archives of Ophthalmology, 124(6), 871-877. [More Information]
  • Huynh, S., Ojaimi, E., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2005). Accuracy of the Lang II stereotest in screening for binocular disorders in 6-year-old children. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 140(6), 1130-1132. [More Information]
  • Ojaimi, E., Rose, K., Smith, W., Morgan, I., Martin, F., Kifley, A., Robaei, D., Mitchell, P. (2005). Distribution of ocular biometric parameters and refraction in a population-based study of Australian children. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(8), 2748-54. [More Information]
  • Ojaimi, E., Morgan, I., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Smith, W., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2005). Effect of Stature and Other Anthropometric Parameters on Eye Size and Refraction in a Population-Based Study of Australian Children. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(12), 4424-4429. [More Information]
  • Ojaimi, E., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Mitchell, P. (2005). Impact of birth parameters on eye size in a population-based study of 6-year-old Australian children. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 140(3), 535-537. [More Information]
  • Cosstick, M., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2005). Numerical Confusion Errors in Ishihara Testing: Finds From a Population-based Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 140(1), 154-156. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2005). Patterns of spectacle use in young Australian school children: Findings from a population-based study. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 9(6), 579-583. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Ojaimi, E., Kifley, A., Huynh, S., Mitchell, P. (2005). Visual Acuity and the Causes of Visual Loss in a Population-Based Sample of 6-Year-Old Australian Children. Ophthalmology, 112(7), 1275-1282. [More Information]

Conferences

  • Ip, J., Rose, K., Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Rochtchina, E., Kifley, A., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2006). Evidence for Gene-Environment Interaction On The Development of Myopia In A Population Of 12 Year Old Children. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2006 Annual Meeting, United States: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Smith, W. (2006). Impact of parental myopia and near-work on childhood refraction: a comparison of two ethnic groups in the Sydney Myopia Study. 11th International Myopia Conference 2006, United Kingdom: Blackwell Publishers.
  • Rose, K., Ip, J., Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Smith, W., Morgan, I., Mitchell, P. (2006). Near-Work and Outdoor Activities and the Prevalence of Myopia in Australian School Students Aged 12-13 Years: the Sydney Myopia Study. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2006 Annual Meeting, United States: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Smith, W., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Parental myopia, outdoor activities and refractive status in 12-year old children. Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology ARVO 2006, United States: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
  • Ip, J., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2006). Refraction and Axial Length in 12-year old Children: Impact of Parental Myopia, Ethnicity and Outdoor Activity. 38th Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists RANZCO 2006, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2005). Eyestrain and Pattern of Spectacle Use Amongst Sydney Children. 37th Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists RANZCO 2005, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. [More Information]

2014

  • Robaei, D., Watson, S. (2014). Corneal blindness: a global problem. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(3), 213-214. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Carnt, N., Minassian, D., Dart, J. (2014). The Impact of Topical Corticosteroid Use before Diagnosis on the Outcome of Acanthamoeba Keratitis. Ophthalmology, 121(7), 1383-1388. [More Information]

2012

  • Gopinath, B., Baur, L., Burlutsky, G., Robaei, D., Mitchell, P. (2012). Socio-economic, familial and perinatal factors associated with obesity in Sydney school children. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 48(1), 44-51. [More Information]

2009

  • Mitchell, P., Liew, G., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Robaei, D., Cheung, N., Wong, T. (2009). Response to letter regarding article, "evidence of arteriolar narrowing in low-birth-weight children". Circulation, 119(20), e 538.

2008

  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Ethnic differences in refraction and ocual biometry in a population-based sample of 11-15 year-old Australian children. Eye, 22(2008), 649-656. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, P., Liew, G., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Robaei, D., Cheung, N., Wong, T. (2008). Evidence of Arteriolar Narrowing in Low-Birth-Weight Children. Circulation, 118(5), 518-524. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, P., Robaei, D. (2008). Low-plus lenses for children - author reply to Filips. Ophthalmology, 115(1), 223.
  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Wang, J., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2008). Prevalence of Hyperopia and Associations with Eye Findings in 6- and 12-Year-Olds. Ophthalmology, 115(4), 678-685. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Mitchell, P. (2008). Visual Impairment in Australian School Children: Prevalence, Causes, and Associations. United States: VDM Verlag.

2007

  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Rose, K., Smith, W., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Can Information on the Purpose of Spectacle Use and Age at First Use Predict Refractive Error Type? Ophthalmic Epidemiology, 14(2), 88-92. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Ethnic differences in refraction and ocular biometry in a population-based sample of 11-15 year-old Australian children. Eye, , 1-8. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Smith, W., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2007). Ethnic Differences in the Impact of Parental Myopia: Findings from a Population-Based Study of 12-Year-Old Australian Children. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 48(6), 2520-2528. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2007). Impact of amblyopia on vision at age 12 years: findings from a population-based study. Eye, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Gole, G., Mitchell, P. (2007). Stereoacuity and ocular associations at age 12 years: Findings from a population-based study. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 11(4), 356-361. [More Information]

2006

  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Ojaimi, E., Kifley, A., Martin, F., Mitchell, P. (2006). Causes and Associations of Amblyopia in a Population-Based Sample of 6-Year-Old Australian Children. Archives of Ophthalmology, 124(6), 878-884. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Correctable and Non-Correctable Visual Impairment in Two Representative Samples of Australian Children Aged 6 and 12 Years. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 47, 112-120. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Huynh, S., Ip, J., Rose, K., Mitchell, P., Sydney Myopia, S., Sydney Childhood Eye, S. (2006). Correctable and Non–Correctable Visual Impairment in Two Representative Samples of Australian Children Aged 6 and 12 years. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 47(E-Abstract 1552).
  • Ip, J., Rose, K., Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Rochtchina, E., Kifley, A., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2006). Evidence for Gene-Environment Interaction On The Development of Myopia In A Population Of 12 Year Old Children. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2006 Annual Meeting, United States: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Factors Associated With a Previous Diagnosis of Strabismus in a Population-based Sample of 12-Year-Old Australian Children. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 142(6), 1085-1087. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Kifley, A., Cosstick, M., Ip, J., Mitchell, P. (2006). Factors Associated with Childhood Strabismus: Findings from a Population-Based Study. Ophthalmology, 113(7), 1146-1153. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Smith, W. (2006). Impact of parental myopia and near-work on childhood refraction: a comparison of two ethnic groups in the Sydney Myopia Study. 11th International Myopia Conference 2006, United Kingdom: Blackwell Publishers.
  • Rose, K., Ip, J., Robaei, D., Huynh, S., Kifley, A., Smith, W., Morgan, I., Mitchell, P. (2006). Near-Work and Outdoor Activities and the Prevalence of Myopia in Australian School Students Aged 12-13 Years: the Sydney Myopia Study. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2006 Annual Meeting, United States: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
  • Ip, J., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Smith, W., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Parental myopia, outdoor activities and refractive status in 12-year old children. Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology ARVO 2006, United States: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
  • Robaei, D., Wang, J., Tan, M., Rose, K., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2006). Patterns of Eyecare Utilization by Young Australian Children: Findings from a Population-Based Study. Ophthalmic Epidemiology, 13, 153-158. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2006). Prevalence of Eye Disorders in Young Children With Eyestrain Complaints. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 142(3), 495-497. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Huynh, S., Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2006). Refraction and Axial Length in 12-year old Children: Impact of Parental Myopia, Ethnicity and Outdoor Activity. 38th Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists RANZCO 2006, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2006). Refractive Error and Patterns of Spectacle Use in 12-Year-Old Australian Children. Ophthalmology, 113(9), 1567-1573. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Kifley, A., Gole, G., Mitchell, P. (2006). The impact of modest prematurity on visual function at age 6 years: findings from a population-based study. Archives of Ophthalmology, 124(6), 871-877. [More Information]

2005

  • Huynh, S., Ojaimi, E., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2005). Accuracy of the Lang II stereotest in screening for binocular disorders in 6-year-old children. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 140(6), 1130-1132. [More Information]
  • Ojaimi, E., Rose, K., Smith, W., Morgan, I., Martin, F., Kifley, A., Robaei, D., Mitchell, P. (2005). Distribution of ocular biometric parameters and refraction in a population-based study of Australian children. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(8), 2748-54. [More Information]
  • Ojaimi, E., Morgan, I., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Smith, W., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2005). Effect of Stature and Other Anthropometric Parameters on Eye Size and Refraction in a Population-Based Study of Australian Children. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(12), 4424-4429. [More Information]
  • Ip, J., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Rose, K., Mitchell, P. (2005). Eyestrain and Pattern of Spectacle Use Amongst Sydney Children. 37th Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists RANZCO 2005, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. [More Information]
  • Ojaimi, E., Robaei, D., Rochtchina, E., Rose, K., Morgan, I., Mitchell, P. (2005). Impact of birth parameters on eye size in a population-based study of 6-year-old Australian children. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 140(3), 535-537. [More Information]
  • Cosstick, M., Robaei, D., Rose, K., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2005). Numerical Confusion Errors in Ishihara Testing: Finds From a Population-based Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 140(1), 154-156. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Kifley, A., Mitchell, P. (2005). Patterns of spectacle use in young Australian school children: Findings from a population-based study. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 9(6), 579-583. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Rose, K., Ojaimi, E., Kifley, A., Huynh, S., Mitchell, P. (2005). Visual Acuity and the Causes of Visual Loss in a Population-Based Sample of 6-Year-Old Australian Children. Ophthalmology, 112(7), 1275-1282. [More Information]

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