Hari Jayaram

Consultant telephone: 

020 3182 4000

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract

Year of first medical qualification: 


Location of initial medical training: 

University of Cambridge and University of Oxford

Further key experience: 

  • MRC clinical research training fellowship (2008-2011)
  • PhD (retinal stem cell biology), UCL (2011)
  • Postgraduate diploma in research ethics, Keele University (2010)
  • NIHR academic clinical lectureship (2011-2014)
  • Clinical glaucoma fellowship, Moorfields Eye Hospital (2012-2014)
  • Fulbright/Fight For Sight research scholarship, Casey Eye Insitute, OHSU, Portland, Oregon, USA (2014-2016)


Date joined Moorfields: 


Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • UK and Eire Glaucoma Society
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology
  • International Society for Eye Research


Current NHS/university posts, whether full/part time, and starting year: 

  • Consultant ophthalmic surgeon, glaucoma service, Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • Honorary clinical senior lecturer, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London

Other professional achievements: 

  • Vice chair, City Road and Hampstead Research Ethics Committee (2008-2014)
  • Advocacy and Outreach Committee (ARVO) (2015-present)
  • Co-Chair, Research Management Committee, Moorfields Eye Hospital (2017-present)

Research interests: 

  • Translational laboratory research towards novel treatments for glaucoma
  • Laboratory models of glaucomatous optic nerve damage,
  • Development of stem cell therapies for glaucoma,
  • Glaucoma surgical outcomes,
  • Patient involvement in translational eye research, clinical trials, research ethics. 


Languages spoken: 

  • English

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