Associate Professor Graham Lee

Academic Title-Associate Professor

Mater Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine


Associate Professor Graham Lee from Brisbane, Australia, is one of a few specialists who have completed both corneal & external diseases (Moorfields Eye Hospital, London) and glaucoma fellowships (Birmingham and Midlands Eye Hospital, Birmingham). He works in private and public clinics including Mater and the Queensland Childrens Hospitals. In these positions, he has been involved with the selection and training of Ophthalmology registrars and previously held the position of Director of Qualifications & Education in Queensland, being recognised as a trainer of excellence. Clinical research on the anterior eye and glaucoma is a passion, having published more than 100 peer-reviewed publications in international journals and book chapters in major texts. He has been the recipient of national and international awards, including the Australasian Cataract & Refractive Society Film Festival twice and World Glaucoma Congress Film Festival in Vancouver. He has presented more than 200 lectures worldwide and has a special interest in developing countries including Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Nepal. He has co-founded a website to promote high quality teaching of ophthalmology.


  • Doctorate in Medicine


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Book Chapter

  • McGrath, Lindsay A., Lee, Graham A. and Goldberg, Ivan (2014). Glaucoma Surgery with the Ex-Press Glaucoma Shunt. Surgical Innovations in Glaucoma. (pp. 199-208) edited by John R. Samples and Iqbal Ike K. Ahmed. New York, NY, United States: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4614-8348-9_18

  • Lee, Graham A. and Goldberg, Ivan (2009). Approach to cataract surgery in glaucoma patients. Cataract Surgery in the Glaucoma Patient. (pp. 3-16) Springer New York. doi: 10.1007/978-0-387-09408-3_1

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