Theme Member
Jose Estevez


Phone: 08 8128 4268


Bachelor of Medical Science

Masters of Optometry


Jose Estevez is clinician-academic (optometrist) with specialised training in Public Health. Mr Estevez dedicates his clinical and research efforts to Aboriginal eye health. While only early in his career, Mr Estevez has shown dedication and commitment to Indigenous health and is a key advocate for the health of Indigenous and priority populations across South Australia. His research has focused on overcoming inequities in eye health outcomes for Aboriginal people, with an emphasis on epidemiology and best practice of diabetic eye screenings in regional and remote area. His work has been recognised by invitations to the advisory boards specific to Aboriginal eye health, including ethics committees. Since graduating from optometry, he became a university lecturer, is a supervisor of students in clinical placements and embarked on a PhD in 2019.

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+61 8 8128 4000
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North Terrace Adelaide 5000 South Australia
Postal Address
PO BOX 11060 Adelaide 5001 South Australia
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SAHMRI is located on the traditional lands of the Kaurna Nation.

The SAHMRI community acknowledges and respects the traditional owners, the family clans who are the Kaurna Nation from the Adelaide Plains region of South Australia. We acknowledge the clans of the Kaurna Nation and the sacred knowledge they hold for their country. We pay our respects to the Kaurna Nation, their ancestors and the descendants of these living family clans today.