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Research in this division covers general to specialised surgical techniques, epidemiological studies, and basic laboratory research.


  • Surgery and surgical skills training
  • Centre for the Evaluation of Surgical Outcomes
  • Epidemiological studies encompassing pre and post surgery, translation and innovation.
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Vascular Biology

Research is focused on understanding wound healing in particular the vascular wounds such as atherosclerosis and intimal hyperplasia.
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A/Prof Healey is responsible for managing glaucoma studies as part of this project. Dr Andrew White is undertaking research into neuroprotective agents in glaucoma and the mechanisms behind glaucoma pathogenesis. Glaucoma Unit in the Outpatients Clinic as well as in the operating suite which is dedicated to day surgery eye cases.


Dr Andrew White - [email protected]
Prof Kerry Hitos - [email protected]
Dr Heather Medbury - [email protected]


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