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Academic recognition for Moorfields clinicians

In recognition of their academic and research excellence, a number of our clinical team have achieved promotions with UCL.

Moorfields’ video appointments help thousands see specialists without leaving their home

Moorfields Eye Hospital has rolled out an ambitious digital programme, designed to give patients access to the vital eye care they need without having to travel to hospital.

Moorfields researchers show how AI could help detect eye disease in diabetes patients

Ophthalmologists from Moorfields Eye Hospital have been part of a research project that has used artificial intelligence (AI) to detect eye disease among patients with diabetes.

Moorfields helps develop alternative to corneal transplantation

Moorfields has helped to develop an alternative way to treat a perforated or thinning cornea.

Moorfields staff make The Ophthalmologist Power List 2020

Staff at Moorfields Eye Hospital have been recognised in a list of the most influential people in the world of ophthalmology.

Moorfields uses AI to develop an early warning system for AMD

Researchers have developed an AI system that can help predict whether people with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) will develop the more serious form of the condition in their ‘good eye’.

Moorfields celebrates International Nurses Day

Today is International Nurses Day, celebrated on Florence Nightingale’s birthday each year, and this year also marks the 200th anniversary of Florence’s birth. To commemorate this bicentennial year, the World Health Organization designated 2020 as the first ever global Year of the Nurse and Midwife. With a global pandemic to deal with, our nurses and midwives continue to put themselves on the front line to protect and care for others.

Moorfields pioneers new way to protect surgeons during eye surgery

Moorfields Eye Hospital has implemented a microscope drape, which can help protect surgeons from viruses such as covid-19 when delivering eye surgery.