• 24 Feb, 2020

Dr Onur Sakiragaoglu joins the QEI laboratories

We are pleased to welcome Research Assistant Dr Onur Sakiragaoglu who has recently joined the Queensland Eye Institute (QEI). Originally from Turkey, ...

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  • 19 Dec, 2019

Dr Audra Shadforth Receives MDFA Research Grant

QEI Visiting Scientist, Dr Audra Shadforth has recently received a research grant from the Macular Disease Foundation Australia for her upcoming resea...

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  • 29 Oct, 2019

UMPhST Visit: Fostering a new partnership for scientific research

The Queensland Eye Institute (QEI) has recently had the pleasure of hosting Professor Leonard Azamfirei, Rector (President) of the George Emil Palade ...

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  • 02 Sep, 2019

QEIF welcomes three research interns from France

Three university students have joined QEIF as interns to carry out research under the supervision of QEIF Chief Scientist Professor Traian Chirila and...

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  • 30 Jan, 2019

Bette Forgan-Smith Postdoctoral Fellowship awarded to Dr Audra Shadforth

QEI research associate, Dr Audra Shadforth has been awarded the Bette Forgan-Smith Postdoctoral Fellowship, a three-year program that will support Dr ...

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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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  • 03 Jul, 2018

A new device may improve lazy eye

QEI conducts a new clinical trial that aims to improve Amblyopia. The study is looking to understand whether this new device can help treat “Lazy Ey...

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  • 10 May, 2018

World First Research To Treat Floppy Eyelid Syndrome

Researchers at QEI have developed a new treatment for floppy eyelid syndrome (FES), a condition related to obstructive sleep apnea – a sleeping di...

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  • 13 Mar, 2018

Our cutting edge research focus

Glaucoma, known as the Silent Thief of Sight, is a major cause of irreversible vision loss currently affecting over 64 million people globally. In the...

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  • 03 Mar, 2018

Noel’s legacy

Over 40 million cells preserved for the Australian research industry. In the September edition of Eyecure, QEI highlighted the story of Pam and Noel w...

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