In 2009 Susan became one of the first 30 Optometrists in Britain to become an Independent Prescriber. She is a member of the BCLA faculty and has lectured on Hay Fever and Allergy. She has filmed a dry eye workshop for OTLive on the web, which is now on YouTube. Susan has lead peer review groups in therapeutics for the BCLA and is now facilitating peer discussion for the AOP and the College. She sat and passed her AAO fellowship in 2014. She gained the Higher Certificate in Glaucoma July 2016 at Moorfields/UCL. She is a visiting lecturer at City University in dry eye on the contact lens courses. On 24th April 2019 Susan will sit her viva for the Diploma in Glaucoma from Moorfields/UCL.