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Robyn Guymer

Professor
Ophthalmology Eye And Ear Hospital
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
ophthalmology
humans
female
male
aged
macular degeneration
middle aged
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Prof

Robyn Guymer

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Macular Degeneration - Ophthalmology
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Prof

Robyn Guymer

 

Robyn Guymer is Professor of Ophthalmology at Melbourne University and a deputy director of the Centre for Eye Research Australia. She is also a senior retinal specialist at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital.

She is a clinician scientist who leads a team of researchers primarily investigating Age related macular degeneration (AMD) and has co-authored over 300 peer reviewed papers. She is currently investigating new strategies for treating early stages of AMD and is working to identify novel imaging and functional biomarkers and surrogate endpoints to improve the feasibility of conducting early intervention trials. She has been a principal investigator in many industry sponsored trials, serves on several pharmaceutical advisory boards and is a member of several international working groups on macular diseases. She is an inaugural fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences. Professor Guymer was awarded the NHMRC’s 2016 Elizabeth Blackburn Fellowship for the top ranked female research fellowship in clinical medicine. In June 2018 she was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia AM for significant service to medicine in the field of ophthalmology, particularly age related macular degeneration as a clinician, academic and researcher.

Projects

Displaying the 17 most recent projects by Robyn Guymer.

17

Projects

Project Types


12

Research Grant


5

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 484 most recent scholarly works by Robyn Guymer.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2018

Awarded the Member of the Order of Australia

Australian Government

2004

National Health and Medical Research Council Clinical Career Development Award

NHMRC

2002

Amgen Research Award

Australian Society for Medical Research

2015

NHMRCF - NHMRC Fellowship


2014

NOTINLIST - Not in List


2004

FRACOPHTH - Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Ophthalmologists


1991

FRANZCO - Fellow of the Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Professor

Ophthalmology Eye And Ear Hospital

Education


Bachelor of Science

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Medicine

University of Melbourne

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne