Professor Sharon Bentley

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Faculty of Health,
Office of the Deputy Dean

Personal details


Deputy Dean
Faculty of Health,
Office of the Deputy Dean


visual impairment, quality of life, patient reported outcomes, vision and driving, public health, Indigenous eye health, evaluation of health services


Ophthalmology and Optometry

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


  • Ph.D - Science (University of Melbourne)

Professional memberships and associations


Doctor of Philosophy (University of Melbourne)

Bachelor of Science in Optometry (University of Melbourne)

Graduate Diploma in Special Education (University of Melbourne)

Master of Optometry (University of Melbourne)

Master of Public Health (Johns Hopkins University)

Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics (Australian College of Optometry)


Churchill Fellow

Graduate Australian Institute Company Directors

Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (Indigenous)

Fellow American Academy Optometry (Diplomate Low Vision Section)

Fellow Australian College of Optometry


Member Optometry Australia

Chair Optometry Australia Low Vision Working and Evolving Scope of Practice Groups

Member International Advisory Board Clinical and Experimental Optometry

Member Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology


Unit Coordinator OPN461 Optometry in Professional Practice

Selected publications

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