A/Prof Skalicky serves on the Australian and New Zealand Glaucoma Society executive and the editorial board of the Journal of Glaucoma. He is the immediate Past President of Glaucoma Australia and is actively involved in the World Glaucoma Association.
Simon is both a clinician and glaucoma researcher with over 60 publications. A strong advocate for patients, his research background includes the impact of glaucoma on patients’ quality of life, and more recently the benefits of online visual field testing through personal devices.
Simon has experienced first-hand the challenges of glaucoma service delivery, and how poor or non-existent glaucoma services leads to irreversible blindness that could have been prevented.