Sarah Morgan - TU Associate
Sarah Morgan is an optometrist and staff development consultant. She has worked in a variety of independent and multiple practices, which led to her passion for training. At the University of Manchester she is involved in undergraduate teaching across all three years
of the optometry programme and holds the post of Vision Sciences Fellow.
With expertise in the field of effective patient communication, she has trained hundreds of staff in her tailored interactive seminars for front-line staff, dispensing opticians, optometrists and colleagues from industry. Her second book, ‘The Complete Optometric Assistant’, is a ready-to-use training aid, packed with the everyday information essential to all practice staff with recommendations throughout on how best to apply the knowledge in practice when faced with the challenge of enhancing the knowledge and skills of staff.
She has lectured extensively at conferences in Europe, North America, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. Sarah is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and is a Fellow, past Council member and PR officer of the British Contact Lens Association.
Sarah is married to optometrist Philip Morgan and they have two children, a daughter and a son aged 17 and 14. Her hobbies include playing the piano, singing including opera, and musical theatre. Sarah is also a professional actress and comedienne, and performs regularly in shows, as a solo stand-up act and as a Player in the improvisational comedy team ‘ComedySportz Sunday League’. Her YouTube video is where her love of eyes fuses with musical comedy and ‘The Presbyopia Song’ was written and performed by Sarah.