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Photographs of some of our events can be seen on our 'Gallery' page.


Please read details of our forthcoming events :   


University of Southampton 'Beating Blindness Lecture' 

To be held on line | Thursday 27 May 2021 | 6.00pm - 7.00pm

Please book your place(s) on Eventbrite, here. A link will be sent by the University of Southampton Events team up to one week prior to the Lecture so that you can join us on the night.

Host:        Mr Andrew Luff MA FRCS FRCOphth.

Speakers: Professor Andrew Lotery MD, FRCOphth.
                   Associate Professor Jay Self FRCOphth, PhD
                   Dr Arjuna Ratnayaka BSc, MPhil, PhD

Our speakers will give an update detailing some of the bench to bedside research being undertaken in the University of Southampton. There will be an opportunity to ask questions at the event with Associate Professor Helena Lee acting as moderator.

We look forward to 'seeing' some of you on the 27 May. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us on

MONTH OF MAY!   Medical students running for Gift of Sight    

Committee members of the University of Southampton Ophthalmology Society are  running during May to raise funds to support our research team.  They will be covering a distance of 300k, which is the equivalent of Southampton to Sheffield! Please visit their GoFundMe page and help them along the way. 

Christmas Carol Concert

We have 14 December 2021 in our diaries as the potential date for our next Concert. Please make sure you have it saved!

Thank You for viewing our Events page : to see photographs of previous fundraising events please see our 'Gallery' 

Would you like us to speak to your club/society about vision research undertaken in Southampton?  Please discuss with us on : Tel:023 8059 9073                                      

If you would like to become involved or simply want to find out more about the work of our vision research team please make contact or telephone Ailsa Walter on 02380 599073.