The Research and Training Laboratory provides training in microsurgery for eye and hand surgeons and nurses, experience in new technologies in surgery and support for innovative research, in particular research into more effective ways of surgically improving vision. 

The research and training lab is one of the best equipped wet labs in the region, offering opportunities for improving surgical expertise and undertaking innovative research. The lab is also equipped with the latest simulation technology to allow trainees and surgeons to practice their skills and also holds an anatomy license, which permits research and training to be undertaken on donated human specimens.


Faculty and staff who have participated in induction training can request a time to use the simulator or other lab resources by sending an email or meeting request to sflf.lab[at]gmail[dot]com -- check the lab calendar to see when the lab is available.