Dr Simon Skalicky, FRANZCO, PhD, BSc (Med), MPhil, MMed, MBBS (Hons 1) is a glaucoma subspecialist with posts at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and Royal Melbourne Hospital. He is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney and University of Melbourne. He is a federal Councillor and chair of the Ophthalmology Liaison Committee for Glaucoma Australia. Dr Skalicky gained subspecialist expertise in glaucoma and cataract surgery at Cambridge, United Kingdom. An advocate of evidence-based best practice, he is widely published and actively involved in training medical students, registrars and fellows. He consults privately at Eye Surgery Associates in East Melbourne, Malvern and Vermont South.