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According to the 2017 Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR) rankings by subject, UCL Institute of Ophthalmology is the best place in the world to study ophthalmology.
Published: May 19, 2017 2:24:56 PM
Professor Sobha Sivaprasad from the Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital, has been announced as the Editor-in-Chief for Eye Journal.
Published: May 4, 2017 9:49:07 AM
Congratulations to Professor Gary Rubin who has been awarded the Oberdorfer Award in Low Vision Research for 2017.
Published: May 3, 2017 11:00:59 AM
A simple eye test could help solve the biggest global cause of irreversible blindness, glaucoma.
Published: Apr 27, 2017 9:47:41 AM
2017 definitive guide to UCL Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital presentations at ARVO
We always have a big presence at the ARVO annual meeting, and this year is no exception, with over fifty of our researchers presenting their groundbreaking work.
Published: Apr 11, 2017 12:42:35 PM
Congratulations to Institute of Ophthalmology student Dr Rosie Gilbert for being awarded a UCL Provost’s Award for Public Engagement for her project ‘Eating for Eye Health.’
Published: Mar 22, 2017 10:19:49 AM
After receiving a £1m grant from The Allergan Foundation in December 2015, the Institute of Ophthalmology has published an impact report that explains how UCL’s ophthalmic education has been transformed.
Published: Mar 21, 2017 10:51:44 AM
Congratulations to the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology’s Professor Mike Cheetham who has recently been awarded funding by the National Centre for the Replacement Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs).
Published: Mar 17, 2017 9:40:48 AM
Huge congratulations to three professors at the Institute of Ophthalmology who have recently been awarded significant grants from Wellcome for their research. These grants represent, both individually and together, a monumental achievement for the IoO; each research project undertaken has the potential to greatly impact and transform the field of brain sciences and beyond.
Published: Mar 7, 2017 2:12:33 PM
A UCL Institute of Opthalmology and Moorfields consultant has received a major funding award to identify the genetic causes and develop targeted gene therapies to prevent the commonest cause of blindness in children.
Published: Feb 15, 2017 10:43:58 AM