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2016 Diabetic eye disease information forum

The community information forum held on August 4, 2016, featured leading experts from the Centre for Eye Research Australia. Hosted by Dr Peter van Wijngaarden, Principal Investigator, Diabetic Retinopathy & Neuroglial Interactions, attendees learned about the latest developments on how to protect their eye health and wellbeing, treatments for eye disease and CERA’s important clinical trial work on finding the best treatments for patients with diabetic retinopathy.

Dr Gwn Rees, presenting at the 2016 DR forum

Dr Gwyn Rees

Dr Gwyn Rees, Principal Investigator, Behavioural Research in Ophthalmology, talked about her research helping individuals with diabetic retinopathy to protect their eye health and wellbeing.

Learn more about her research at www.cera.org.au/research/behavioural-research-in-ophthalmology/

Dr Sanj Wickremasinghe presenting at the 2016 DR forum

Dr Sanj Wickremasinghe

Dr Sanj Wickremasinghe, Senior Research Fellow at CERA, spoke about the current state of the art treatments for diabetic eye disease.

2016 DR community forum presenters - Dr Sanj Wickremasinghe, Dr Peter van Wijngaarden, Dr Gwyn Reese & Associate Professor Lyndell Lim

Dr Sanj Wickremasinghe, Dr Peter van Wijngaarden, Dr Gwyn Rees & Associate Professor Lyndell Lim

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