Glaucoma Day Success!

16 Mar, 2020

Recently, QEIF hosted an event in support of World Glaucoma Week.

Guests were invited to join us for a free morning tea and information seminar with presentations from key stakeholders in the field of glaucoma.

Thanks to our speakers;

  • QEIF CEO Professor Mark Radford
  • QEI Clinic’s Dr Brendan Cronin
  • QEIF Community Relations Manager Jane Dodds
  • Melissa Eckersley, Mother of young QEI glaucoma patient Oscar
  • Glaucoma Australia CEO Annie Gibbins
  • Head of QIMR Berghofer’s Statistical Genetics Group, Associate Professor Stuart MacGregor
  • Quantum’s State Manager Peter Cracknell

An extra special thanks to all of our guests who attended and showed their support. After an overwhelming amount of positive feedback, we hope to make Glaucoma Day a yearly event!





For the health and safety of our patients, staff and visitors, we ask you do not enter the QEI South Brisbane or QEI Clayfield facilities if you:

  • Have been in contact with a known case of COVID-19 
  • Have recently travelled overseas or interstate and have NOT undergone a two week quarantine 
  • Are awaiting COVID-19 test results
  • Have cold or fever symptoms (sore throat, coughing, sneezing etc)
  • Recently visited a COVID-19 hot spot (as identified on the Queensland Government website)

Please note that all visitors at this time will undergo contactless temperature checking. Our staff will also require the full names and contact details of all visitors to the building. 

Thank you for your cooperation at this time, please don't hesitate to contact us on 07 3239 5000 if you have any concerns.