Professor of Ophthalmology
- Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
- Senior Research Fellow
- Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer in Ophthalmology
Susan Downes is the Clinical Network Lead for Ophthalmology research in the Thames Valley and Clinical research Lead for Ophthalmology in the new Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute (SCNi).
Susie researches inherited retinal degeneration and phenotype genotype correlation as well as treatment of age related macular degeneration and central serous chorioretinopathy and sleep studies in ocular disease, She has collaborative links worldwide in these fields with research and training.
Eplerenone for chronic central serous chorioretinopathy in patients with active, previously untreated disease for more than 4 months (VICI): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
Lotery A. et al, (2020), Lancet, 395, 294 - 303
Reanalysis of Association of Pro50Leu Substitution in Guanylate Cyclase Activating Protein-1 With Dominant Retinal Dystrophy.
Mahroo OA. et al, (2019), JAMA Ophthalmol
Improved Diagnosis of Retinal Laser Injuries Using Near-Infrared Autofluorescence.
De Silva SR. et al, (2019), Am J Ophthalmol, 208, 87 - 93
Clinical Characterization of Retinitis Pigmentosa Associated With Variants in SNRNP200
Yusuf IH. et al, (2019), JAMA Ophthalmology, 137, 1295 - 1295
Atypical choroideremia presenting with early-onset macular atrophy.
Kontos G. et al, (2019), Acta Ophthalmol, 97, 633 - 636