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Diagnostic hubs provide new career pathway for eye care technicians

As part of its pandemic response, Moorfields recruited and trained a cohort of staff with no previous NHS experience to become fully qualified eye care (ophthalmic) technicians working alongside clinical colleagues.

Moorfields optometrist awarded coveted honour from the College of Optometrists

Dr Anish Jindal, principal optometrist at Moorfields Eye Hospital and academic module lead at UCL, joins the exclusive club of optometrists to achieve the Fellowship of Optometry.

Eleven Moorfields staff honoured in The Ophthalmologist Power List 2022

Eleven Moorfields Eye Hospital staff named in The Ophthalmologist Power List 2022.

Moorfields Eye Hospital’s virtual A&E wins HSJ award

Moorfields Eye Hospital’s virtual A&E has been awarded a prestigious HSJ Partnership Award.

International Women’s Day – spotlight on Naheed Phul, chief pharmacist at Moorfields

Naheed Phul joined Moorfields as chief pharmacist last October. In her own words, she reflects on International Women’s Day

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Moorfields Clinical Research Facility receives a new five-year funding term

The NIHR Moorfields Clinical Research Facility (CRF) has received a new five-year funding term to facilitate novel therapies and technologies to preserve patients’ sight.

Two years on from sight saving therapy, Jake thanks NHS for transforming his life.

Moorfields patient Jake Ternent updates us on his progress since his groundbreaking procedure.

Funding awarded for clinical trial of a vitamin treatment for glaucoma

Trial starting in August will test whether vitamin B3 is an effective treatment for glaucoma