Collaboration with university partners

  • Dr O’Donnell is a Reader at Aston University which involves collaboration on student research projects, research papers and proposals, most notably in conjunction with Prof James S Wolffsohn
  • Optegra Eye Sciences helps organise ophthalmic training placements for Aston University students.  The students are invited to spend time with our surgeons and clinical team either in theatre or in clinic
  • Optegra Eye Sciences offers support and supervision for student research projects.  One project is exploring trainee’s perceptions of the quality of clinical education in ophthalmology settings
  • Optegra and Aston University are in partnership to set up a world class wet lab training facility at Optegra Birmingham Eye Hospital