Academic Unit of Ophthalmology & Orthoptics, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Dr Carla Lanca is a Research Fellow at the Myopia Unit, Singapore Eye Research Institute in Singapore since 2018. Currently, she is the project coordinator of the Growing Up in Singapore Towards Healthy Outcomes (GUSTO) myopia study. Carla has graduated in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in Orthoptics and obtained her PhD in Public Health in 2014 in Portugal. She has published several peer-reviewed papers and presented at conferences. Her areas of research expertise include myopia and strabismus. In addition, she has experience in higher education, having taught orthoptic students at undergraduate level.