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Athena SWAN success for School

31 October 2018

The School of Optometry and Vision Sciences has received an Athena SWAN Bronze Award

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Glaucoma Treatment centre given green light at School

3 October 2018

The School of Optometry and Vision Sciences has secured an agreement for a Glaucoma Ophthalmic Diagnostic Teaching and Treatment Centre (ODTTC) in the School Clinics.

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Head of School contributes to leading report into public eye health

22 August 2018

Marcela Votruba, Head of the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences has contributed to a leading UK report which aims to drive eye health up the public health agenda

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Cardiff Optometrist attends NHS celebration at Downing Street

9 July 2018

Dr Barbara Ryan, Director of Postgraduate Programmes received an invitation to a reception at 10 Downing Street to celebrate 70 years of the NHS

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Study suggests education causes short-sightedness

6 June 2018

Link between time spent in education and short-sightedness

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Young Investigator Award 2018

4 May 2018

Congratulations to Elena Koudouna, Research Associate in the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences on being successful in achieving the Young Investigator Award 2018.

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Commonwealth Sponsorship Opportunity

19 April 2018

We are delighted to launch the 2018 Commonwealth Scholarship programme.

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Take part in our lens trial and get a free pair of spectacles

24 January 2018

Cardiff University’s School of Optometry and Vision Science are looking for volunteers to take part in a new spectacle lens trial.

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School of Optometry lecturer secures grant for vital nystagmus research

11 January 2018

Dr Lee Mcilreavy, lecturer at the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences, has secured funding from two leading eye research charities to fund research aimed at the early detection of nystagmus.

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Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Cardiff University’s Down’s Syndrome Vision Research Unit

30 November 2017

Transforming eye care and learning potential for children with Down’s syndrome