Prof Graham Lee

Prof Graham Lee

Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Queensland

Specialising in Cataract, Corneal & External Disease, Glaucoma

Professor Graham Lee is one of a few specialists in the world who have completed both corneal & external diseases (Moorfields Eye Hospital, London) and glaucoma fellowships (Birmingham and Midlands Eye Hospital, Birmingham). He works in private and public clinics (Mater and QCH) managing cataract, complex anterior segment, corneal transplantation and glaucoma drainage procedures.

In these positions, he has been involved with the selection and training of Ophthalmology registrars and previously held the position of Director of Qualifications & Education in Queensland. He has been recognised by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology as a trainer of excellence.  Clinical research is a passion, having published more than 120 peer-reviewed publications in international journals and book chapters in major texts. He has been the recipient of national and international awards, including the Australasian Cataract & Refractive Society Film Festival twice and the World Glaucoma Congress Film Festival in Vancouver.

Graham has presented more than 200 lectures worldwide and has a special interest in developing countries including Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Nepal.  He has co-founded a website to promote high quality in-depth teaching of ophthalmology.