QEI Foundation

  • 30 Aug, 2019

QEIF’s CEO talks Last Seen

All good awareness and fundraising campaigns need a strong story–telling component. QEIF’s CEO and Executive Director, Mark Radford explains, “W...

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  • 02 Aug, 2019

The legacy of Charles Viertel

George Curphey, former Trustee and Chair of the Sylvia & Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation and current Trustee, Rex Freudenberg recently visit...

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  • 30 Jul, 2019

Mario Pennisi joins QEIF Board

QEIF is pleased to announce the appointment of Mario Pennisi as a Non-Executive Director. Mario has more than 30 years’ experience in managing and g...

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  • 18 Sep, 2018

Play for Purpose is back with over 7,500 prizes!

Play for Purpose is back! The Sports and Charity Raffle second game has over $500,000 worth of prizes to be won, while supporting QEI’s eye heal...

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  • 23 Aug, 2018

53 years of research

Earlier this year, QEI celebrated its 53rd anniversary – our journey began in 1965 when the Australian Foundation for the Prevention of Blindness (Q...

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  • 13 Aug, 2018

Movie Fundraiser – Crazy Rich Asians

We are delighted to announce that the Queensland Eye Institute Foundation will be hosting an EXCLUSIVE pre-release premiere of Crazy Rich Asians, a ro...

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  • 13 Mar, 2018

Professor Jeff Dunn Joins The QEI Board

We are delighted to welcome Professor Jeff Dunn AO to the QEI Foundation Board. Jeff is Research Leader of Social and Behavioural Science at the Cance...

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  • 07 Mar, 2018

John Lowes joins the QEI Board

We are delighted to welcome John Lowes, who has a long history with QEI, as a Director of the QEI Foundation Board. John is a Special Counsel with Sha...

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  • 22 Sep, 2017

Introducing Jemma

The Queensland Eye Institute Foundation Board is responsible for defining our purpose and strategy whilst ensuring every dollar we receive is put to t...

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  • 01 Feb, 2017

ARVO heads to Brisbane – A first for Australia

Eye research and clinical care was top of the agenda at the biennial Asia-Pacific Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) meeting ...

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