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Cornea to Cortex

The Cornea to Cortex research seminar series hosts esteemed UK-based and international researchers from a wide range of vision-related disciplines.

Cornea to Cortex

Academic staff from the School also showcase the world-class research being undertaken at Cardiff University.

The seminars usually take place on Wednesday between 13:00-14:00 each week, from October to April, and are held in the lecture theatre on the ground floor of the School. All are welcome to attend.

Autumn 2019 series

DateSpeakerTopic
16 OctoberProf Roy Quinlan
Durham University

Host: Justyn Regini
Ageing as seen through the lens of the eye
23 OctoberDr Holly Bridge
University of Oxford

Host: Melissa Wright
Investigating the pathways underlying residual vision in hemianopia
30 OctoberDrs Petros Kayange, Shaffi Mdala & Esther Misanjo
University of Malawi

Host: Malgorzata Rozanowska
Abnormal ocular conditions in Malawi
6 NovemberProf Chi-ho To
Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Host: Jez Guggenheim
Optical defocus for myopia control – from bench to clinic
13 NovemberDr Jonathan Denniss
University of Bradford

Host: Tony Redmond
Advances in clinical and not-so-clinical measurement of visual function in age-related eye disease
20 NovemberDr Alice Davidson
UCL Institute of Ophthalmology

Host: Andrew Quantock
Corneal endothelial dystrophies: Paradigm to model non-coding and repeat expansion-mediated disease mechanisms
27 NovemberDr Annegret Dahlmann-Noor
Moorfields Eye Hospital

Host: Jez Guggenheim
Vision research in children at Moorfields Eye Hospital: Myopia and beyond
4 DecemberProf Astrid Limb
UCL Institute of Ophthalmology
Host: Marcela Votruba
Müller glia as a source of neuroprotective factors for glaucoma therapies

Further information

Professor Andrew Quantock

Professor Andrew Quantock

Professor

Email:
quantockaj@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 5064