Richard Lee

Richard Lee

NHS secretary: 

Sarah Lewis

Consultant telephone: 

02075662016

Area(s) of specialism / subspecialism: 

Uveitis and Scleritis

Year of first medical qualification: 

1996

Location of initial medical training: 

Nottingham

Further key experience: 

National Institute for Health Research Clinical Lecturer in Ophthalmology, University of Bristol and University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust (2008-2012)

Visiting Clinician Scientist, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA (2009-2012)

Date joined Moorfields: 

2011

Membership of professional /national/regional bodies: 

Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Royal College of Surgeons of England

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

Lead for Experimental Medicine, Inflammation and Immunotherapy Theme, NIHR Moorfields Biomedical Research Centre

Deputy Director, NIHR Moorfields Clinical Research Facility

Consultant Senior Lecturer, University of Bristol and University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust

Senior Visiting Clinician Scientist, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Other professional achievements: 

PhD, University of Bristol, 2008

Research interests: 

Stratified medicine

Developing biomarkers and targeted therapeutics for ocular inflammatory diseases

Immuno-imaging

Early phase clinical trials of novel ocular immunotherapies

Languages spoken: 

English