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Working to make
a better future
for Wales and the world
23 September 2021
Optometry has been added to the growing portfolio of degree pathways available at Cardiff University.
27 July 2021
Researchers have developed fully synthetic corneal implants that will resolve the corneal tissue shortage faced by traditional corneal transplants.
22 June 2021
Cardiff University’s pioneering service inspires launch of first eye clinic for people with Down’s syndrome in England
11 February 2021
To celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we wanted to provide an insight into life as a woman working in vision sciences research.
4 February 2021
A study to investigate the value of monitoring people with long standing eye conditions in the community, rather than in hospitals, has secured a significant research grant.
26 October 2020
PhD student, Nikita Thomas, has been awarded an ‘Eye Health Hero’ Award for her outstanding work in developing a visual field-testing device.
31 March 2020
We are delighted to launch the 2020 Commonwealth Scholarship programme for applicants from existing Commonwealth countries.
15 November 2019
Global prevalence of myopia is rising rapidly, affecting one in three people in the UK
27 September 2019
Vaughan Gethin AM has officially opened the ODTTC Glaucoma Centre at the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences.
15 August 2019
The MRC has awarded the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences a £2.4 million grant for a major corneal study.
We train the next generation of optometrists and our research has furthered understanding of vision to help improve eye health across the world.
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We are proud to hold the Athena SWAN Bronze Award and we continually strive to ensure gender equality.