Dr Andrew Lam graduated from the then Hong Kong Polytechnic with a Professional Diploma in Optometry. After working in a private optometric practice for two years, he returned to the then Hong Kong Polytechnic working as a Research Assistant and later obtained his Masters and PhD degrees from the Department of Optometry, University of Bradford, in the UK. He is now the Programme Leader of the Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Optometry at the School of Optometry, PolyU.
Dr Lam’s research interests include the study of cornea, ocular blood flow, intraocular pressure, optical coherence tomography, and OCT angiography. He has published in many scientific journals, including Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, Clinical and Experimental Optometry, Scientific Reports, and Optometry and Vision Science. He teaches Ocular Pathology and Ocular Pharmacology for the BSc (Hons) in Optometry at PolyU.