Research Optometrist at The University of Manchester, UK
Sarah Smith works as a research optometrist with Eurolens Research at the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom. Here, she’s involved in the planning and delivery of clinical studies, mainly focused on contact lenses performance. Her research interests include the investigation of waste produced in contact lens wear and consumer recycling options for contact lens waste.
After her graduation at the University of Manchester, she owned a private practice for a while – but returned to the university in 2013 to take up her current position. Sarah is a fellow of the British Contact Lens Association (BCLA).
On the programme
Sarah will join the panel discussing the future of contact lenses on Monday 4 October.