Development of Phone-Based Hardware for Ophthalmic Imaging & Diagnostics
Area of expertise: Digital health & health analytics
Development of phone-based hardware for ophthalmic imaging and diagnostics in the community, to extend access to eye care globally, in collaboration with NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Glasgow Centre for Ophthalmic Research, and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
Devices are deployed in the field in several low-and middle-income countries in Africa and Asia.
The hardware developed in Strathclyde has been awarded an INDEX Design to Improve Life Award in 2015.