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Associate Professor Beatrix Feigl

Faculty of Health,
School - Biomedical Sciences

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Name
Associate Professor Beatrix Feigl
Position(s)
Associate Professor
Faculty of Health,
School - Biomedical Sciences
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Biomedical Sciences - CDA
Discipline *
Optometry and Ophthalmology
Phone
+61 7 3138 6147
Fax
+61 7 3138 6030
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology), Ophthalmologist (Other), M.D. (Other)

Professional memberships
and associations

Honorary Senior Scientist in the Queensland Eye Institute (QEI)

Member of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)

Member of the Austrian Society of Ophthalmology

Member of the German Society of Ophthalmology

 

 

 

Keywords

age-related macular degeneration, ageing, genetics, intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells, ischaemia, macular pigment, microperimetry, multifocal electroretinogram, optical coherence tomography, psychophysics

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Dr Beatrix Feigl is an Associate Professor in the School of Biomedical Sciences and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation at the Queensland University of Technology. She completed a Doctor of Medicine (MD) at the Medical University Graz, Austria, and qualified as an ophthalmologist. She completed her PhD studies at QUT. Dr Feigl’s areas of interest are visual function assessment in retinal disease including age-related macular degeneration (AMD).  She is studying morphological, pupillometric, psychophysical, neuroretinal and genetic characteristics in retinal disease for the purpose of early detection, monitoring progression of disease and treatment effects. Research Highlights Medical Retina Laboratory

This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Beatrix Feigl.

Publications


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Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Editorial Role for an Academic Journal
Reference year
2016
Details
Associate Editor of Acta Ophthalmologica (Q1 journal)
Type
Reviewer for an Academic Journal
Reference year
2006
Details
Reviewer of top journals in Ophthalmology and of multidisciplinary journals such as PloS Medicine.
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2009
Details
Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation best publication award in 2009 (Carla Patterson Award)
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2011
Details
Honorary Senior Scientist in the Queensland Eye Institute
Type
International Collaboration
Reference year
2009
Details
International collaborations with Professor Dingcai Cao, Department of Surgery, Sections of Surgical Research and Ophthalmology & Visual Science, The University of Chicago; Professor Anton Haas, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University Graz; Professor Robert Hess, McGill University, Canada.
Type
Other
Reference year
2009
Details
Invitation to publish a review in the highest ranked journal of Ophthalmology (Progress in Retinal and Eye Research)
Type
Other
Reference year
2011
Details
Editorial in "Current Medical Research and Opinion"
Type
Other
Reference year
2011
Details
Member of the Queensland Eye Institute Scientific Review Committee
Type
Funding Award
Reference year
2006
Details
Award of an "Instiute of Health and Biomedical Innovation" Fellowship
Type
Funding Award
Reference year
2009
Details
Award of a QUT Vice-Chancellor Fellowship