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Personal profile

Employment

  • 1968 Honours degree in Optometry (first) City University of London
  • 1969 Fellowship, College of Optometrists 
  • 1969 General Optical Council (GOC) registration
  • 1971-72 City University of London: Lecturer 
  • 1974 PhD (City University of London)
  • 1974 Aston University: Lecturer
  • 1988 Aston University: Senior Lecturer
  • 1990 Fellowship American Academy of Optometry
  • 1995 Aston University: Reader
  • 1998 Aston University: Personal Chair in Optometry
  • 2000 Life Fellowship College of Optometrists
  • 2011 Retired from Aston University August 31st 
  • 2011 Continued at Aston University on 0.286FTE part-time basis (October 3rd 2011 - present)
  • 2016 DSc (City University of London)
  • 2016 Senior Fellow Higher Education Academy

Teaching Activity

Second Year:

  • Clinical Practice 2 Teaching Laboratory 

Final Year:

  • Ophthalmic Drugs Modules OP3OD1 and OC2POD (Module Leader)
  • Elective Studies supervisor (four topics) 

Professional Doctorate:

Associate Module Leader for Module OP4MY1 ‘Myopia’ with Dr Nicola Logan

External positions

Research Committee

9 Mar 2006 → …

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Research Output 1995 2018

  • 68 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Editorial
Open Access
File
Myopia
Retina
Pupil
Visual Acuity
Linear Models

Determination of retinal surface area

Nagra, M., Gilmartin, B., Thai, N. J. & Logan, N. S., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Anatomy. 231, 3, p. 319-324 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Nose
surface area
eyes
magnetic resonance imaging
Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Global variations and time trends in the prevalence of childhood myopia, a systematic review and quantitative meta-analysis: implications for aetiology and early prevention

Rudnicka, A. R., Kapetanakis, V. V., Wathern, A. K., Logan, N. S., Gilmartin, B., Whincup, P. H., Cook, D. G. & Owen, C. G., 22 Jan 2016, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology. Online First

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Myopia
Meta-Analysis
Sex Characteristics
Population
Logistic Models

Long-term efficacy of orthokeratology contact lens wear in controlling the progression of childhood myopia

Santodomingo-Rubido, J., Villa-Collar, C., Gilmartin, B., Gutiérrez-Ortega, R. & Sugimoto, K., 21 Oct 2016, In : Current Eye Research. Latest addition

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Contact Lenses
Myopia
Control Groups
Lenses
Corneal Topography

Short- and long-term changes in corneal aberrations and axial length induced by orthokeratology in children are not correlated

Santodomingo-Rubido, J., Villa-Collar, C., Gilmartin, B., Gutiérrez-Ortega, R. & Suzaki, A., 20 Jun 2016, In : Eye and Contact Lens. In press

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Astigmatism
Lenses
Corneal Topography
Contact Lenses
Myopia

Thesis

Accommodation and intraocular pressure

Author: Rai, G. K., Jan 2007

Supervisor: Gilmartin, B. (Supervisor) & Wolffsohn, J. S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

File

An investigation into the relationship between pupil and accommodation responses during near vision

Author: Phillips, N. J., Feb 1993

Supervisor: Gilmartin, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

File

Aspects of tonic accommodation and tonic vergence

Author: Hogan, R. E., 1985

Supervisor: Gilmartin, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

File

Autonomic, biometric and oculomotor correlates of myopia in young adults

Author: Mallen, E. A., 2002

Supervisor: Gilmartin, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

File

Behavioural correlates of ocular accomodation and the autonomic nervous system

Author: Davies, L. N., 2004

Supervisor: Wolffsohn, J. S. (Supervisor) & Gilmartin, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Prizes

AOP Lifetime Achievement Award

Bernard Gilmartin (Recipient), Nov 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

optics
life (durability)

Chancellor's Medal

Bernard Gilmartin (Recipient), 16 Jul 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

The Bernard Gilmartin OPO Award;

Bernard Gilmartin (Recipient), Aug 2011

Prize: Other distinction

honors and awards
optics
eyes

The Bernard Gilmartin Optometry Scholarship Award

Bernard Gilmartin (Recipient), Sep 2012

Prize: Other distinction

travel
costs
student