On ABC Classic FM Midday, Margaret Throsby interviews special guests who give extraordinary insights into their life and work, thoughts and feelings. Margaret's guest list reads like a who's who of Australia and the world, but also includes less well-known people with their own remarkable stories. It is Margaret's warmth and her deep engagement with people that make these ABC Classic FM Midday interviews a 'must subscribe' podcast.
June 2nd, 2015
Episode 93 of 243 episodes
Professor Hugh Taylor is the founding head of the Indigenous Eye Health Unit at the University of Melbourne's School of Population Health. He worked with ophthalmologist Fred Hollows in the late 1970s, and has since dedicated his life and career to restoring eyesight and tackling preventable blindness through research and activism. A particular focus of Professor Taylor's work has been the elimination of trachoma in remote Indigenous communities.