Daisy currently serves on the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Advocacy and Outreach Committee (since 2018), Harvard Medical School Postdoc Association and Young Investigator Committee of the International Society for Eye Research (ISER). Daisy has presented at numerous local, national and international conferences including ARVO, ISER and the American Academy of Optometry Annual Meeting. She is a recipient of American Academy of Optometry 2018 Irvin M. Borish Ezell Fellow, The University of Sydney John Irvine Hunter Prize for best publication in 2018, Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR) 2017 Best Student Oral Presentation Prize and the ARVO 2016 Members-in-training Poster Prize in Lens.
Daisy is passionate about science communication and outreach. She was part of the first cohort to complete the ARVO Science Communication Training Fellowship in 2017. She is a co-host of "The Peer Review", a podcast about science, research and academia. She successfully crowdfunded her PhD research project on Experiment.com in 2017 on curing cataract.
She enjoys updating her followers on her science adventures on social media via the handle @EyeDaisyShu.