Gro Horgen Vikesdal, Optometrist, Associate Professor, Norway

"The development of human visual functions and their critical period"

Gro Horgen Vikesdal holds a doctoral degree (PhD) from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences within the area of Vision and Eye Movements. Her background is from optometry, and she currently works as a clinical optometrist and lecturer at the University College of Southeast Norway. She is also an active researcher, and her key interest areas are children’s vision, binocular vision, eye movements, eye health care and interdisciplinary research.