Personal details

Name
Dr Shelley Hopkins
Position(s)
Lecturer
Faculty of Health,
School - Optometry and Vision Science
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Optometry - CDA
Discipline *
Optometry and Ophthalmology
Phone
+61 7 3138 8617
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology), Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Clinical Optometry (University of Melbourne), Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Deakin University), Bachelor of Optometry (University of Melbourne), Professional Certificate in Paediatric Eye Care (Ulster University)

Professional memberships
and associations

Fellow: Higher Education Academy
Member: Optometry Queensland Northern Territory

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

Biography

Background

Dr Shelley Hopkins is a lecturer in the School of Optometry and Vision Science.  Dr Hopkins coordinates the paediatric optometry clinic within QUT Health Clinics and lectures into the Master of Optometry course.  Her research is in the area of children’s vision.  In 2017, Dr Hopkins was a recipient of both a Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Excellence (Mixed Research Team – Children’s Vision Team) and a Vice Chancellor’s Performance Award (Team – Optometry Clinic Outreach Team).  Dr Hopkins is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Research Highlights

PubMed Bibliography

This information has been contributed by Dr Shelley Hopkins.

Teaching

Unit Coordinator:
OPN263 – Primary Care Clinic 8
OPN465 – Clinical Practice 10

Lecturer:
OPB201 – Foundations of Optometry
OPN161 – Optometry in Special Needs Groups
OPN262 – Specialist Clinic 8

OPN263 – Primary Care Clinic 8

OPN465 – Clinical Practice 10

Research Supervision:
OPN164 – Research Methods

This information has been contributed by Dr Shelley Hopkins.

Experience

Supervision of students whilst providing outreach optometry service to remote communities in the Northern Territory (Brien Holden Vision Institute) and to refugee communities of Brisbane.

This information has been contributed by Dr Shelley Hopkins.

Publications