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UPC Optometrist of the Year – Prof. Padmaja Sankaridurg

Head of Myopia Program and Intellectual Property at BHVI, Professor Padmaja Sankaridurg, has been announced as the winner of the 2020 International Optometrist Award by the Facultat d’Optica i Optometria Terrassa (The Terrassa School of Optics and Optometry), Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Professor Sankaridurg will also be the sponsor of this year’s student entry, where she

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Why Myopia Increases the Relative risk of Open-angle Glaucoma

Monica Jong, PhD, BOptom Assistant Professor, DOVS, University of Canberra Executive Director, International Myopia Institute, BHVI Sydney Collaborating Scientist, BHVI Sydney Visiting Fellow, SOVS, UNSW Sydney Myopia and high myopia are estimated to affect 50 percent (5 billion) and 10 percent (938 million) of the worldwide population by 2050, and consequently, we will also see a

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We fulfil unmet needs in the ophthalmic space by innovating commercially relevant technologies through to feasibility.

We generate ideas.  We push the scientific envelope.  We solve problems.  We translate and communicate our knowledge. We look forward.

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We focus exclusively on research, development and ophthalmic sector support.


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