Dr John Robert Phillips
BSc(M Eng), BSc(Optom), MSc, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO
Research | Current
Dr Phillips is Principal Investigator of the Auckland Myopia Laboratory. Research in this group includes clinical research into childhood myopia development and progression and also research into the physiological processes which control eye size and which normally ensure that as the eye grows it remains emmetropic (i.e. without a refractive error).
Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)
- Anstice, N. S., & Phillips, J. R. (2011). Effect of Dual-Focus soft contact lens wear on axial myopia progression in children. Ophthalmology, 118 (6), 1152-1161. 10.1016/j.ophtha.2010.10.035
Other University of Auckland co-authors: Nicola Anstice
- Backhouse, S., & Phillips, J. R. (2010). Effect of induced myopia on scleral myofibroblasts and in vivo ocular biomechanical compliance in the guinea pig. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 51 (12), 6162-6171. 10.1167/iovs.10-5387