News & Events
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
The Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital have launched an exciting new online CPD course for eye care professionals.
Published: Dec 22, 2016 3:08:28 PM
Institute of Ophthalmology research has found that treating bees with light therapy can counteract the harmful effects of neonicotinoid pesticides and improve survival rates of poisoned bees.
Published: Dec 20, 2016 3:56:12 PM
Institute of Ophthalmology research finds that glaucoma drug may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease
Researchers at the Institute of Ophthalmology have found that a drug used to treat glaucoma may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease.
Published: Dec 9, 2016 2:41:50 PM
A new report endorsed by experts at the Institute of Ophthalmology has warned that millions of Britons will go blind from age-related macular degeneration (AMD) by 2050.
Published: Nov 22, 2016 1:55:17 PM
Moorfields Eye Hospital has received a major five year funding award for clinical research from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). The Moorfields NIHR Clinical Research Facility (CRF) has been awarded £5.3m over five years, starting on 1 April 2017.
Published: Nov 18, 2016 5:15:13 PM