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The Zoran Georgievski Memorial Research Scholarship

The University through the La Trobe University Foundation and The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital (RVEEH) have jointly established a memorial scholarship for the students of La Trobe University.

The Scholarship is called the Zoran Georgievski Memorial Research Scholarship. The recipient of the Scholarship must be enrolled at the University for an award of Masters or PhD by research and be researching in a field directly related to orthoptics or an area of public health of interest to RVEEH.

There are no current rounds.

About Zoran Georgievski

Australian Orthoptics Journal Tribute

Strabismus Obituary

Current recipient

2019 - current    Ms Emilie Rohan 

Identifying predictors of progression from early to advanced diabetic retinopathy using optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA)

Previous recipients

2012-2017   Dr Jane Sheetz

The validity and reliability of Orthoptists in identifying optic disc features and determining glaucoma likelihood


Scheetz, J., Koklanis, K., Long, M., & Morris, M. E. (2016). Accuracy and Efficiency of Orthoptists in Comprehensive Pediatric Eye Examinations. American Orthoptic Journal, 66(1), 98-106. PubMed link

Scheetz, J., Koklanis, K., Long, M., Lawler, K., Karimi, L. and Morris, M. E. (2015), Validity and reliability of eye healthcare professionals in the assessment of glaucoma – a systematic review. International Journal of Clinical Practice. 69: 689–702. doi: 10.1111/ijcp.12600 PubMed link

Scheetz, J., Koklanis, K., Long, M., & Morris ME. Orthoptics at the crossroads: Matching future workforce needs. (2013). Australian Orthoptic Journal. 45 (1):4-5.  Journal link


Last updated 5 November 2020