Claire Wright

Academic profile

Mrs Claire Wright

Dispensing Optician (Deputy Clinical Lead)
School of Health Professions (Faculty of Health)

The Global Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Claire's work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

Goal 04: SDG 4 - Quality Education

About Claire

As the Dispensing Optician/Deputy Clinical Lead, I am responsible for the delivery and development of education and training and patient services from the Optometry Clinic (CEE with Plymouth University). Supervising and training optometry students and undertaking clinical activities in a comprehensive, customer focused, integrated and progressive manner.


As a module teacher on the dispensing modules with in the Optometry programme, I have a keen interest in ensuring the students have the theory and practical skills to enable them to dispense spectacles to any of their patients with confidence and skill.

I am particularly interested in paediactric dispensing and other specialist services for children and young adults.
I teach on the following modules:
OPT 205: Optical Dispensing OPT 306: Dispensing and Occupational Optometry

Contact Claire

InterCity Place, Plymouth Railway Station, North Road East,, Plymouth, PL4 6AB
+44 1752 583102