Events

Seminar highlighting the Save Sight Institute's opthalmology research


4 June 2012

The seminar is an opportunity to hear about the pioneering ophthalmology research and its powerful impact on the future of eye health.

SPEAKERS

Professor Mark Gillies
Professor of Retinal Therapeutics, Save Sight Institute

From Bench to Bedside: Translating research into patient outcomes.
Hear from Professor Gillies about retinal and stem cell experiments undertaken by his research team, a group within Save Sight Institute who are working hard to find new ways to combat retinal disease and preserve vision for people at-risk of blindness.

Professor Paul Martin
Professor of Experimental Ophthalmology, Save Sight Institute

Macular Degeneration: Charting its course and cause.
Professor Martin will share some of the exciting research by doctors and scientists at Save Sight Institute, investigating the causes of macular degeneration, and outlining what this might mean for people diagnosed with the disease.


Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm

Location: Claffy Lecture Theatre, Sydney Eye Hospital

Cost: Free

Contact: Angela Topping, Development Office

Phone: (02) 8627 8824

Email: 270b12031e0c43461f1e191d3a4804242a2e253d1c5e372105474a2752

More info: http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/eye/