Name: TAYLOR, Hugh Ringland

Award: Companion of the Order of Australia

Post-nominal: AC

Date granted: 11 June 2001

State: VIC

Suburb: Balwyn

Postcode: 8002

Country: Australia

Citation:

For service to medicine in the field of ophthalmology, particularly through renowned work in the prevention of river blindness in the third world, to academia through research and education related to the prevention of eye disease, and to the development of policy on eye health in indigenous communities.