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Peacock Newsletter: February 2017

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: Steven Davies, Chief Financial Officer to run London Marathon for Fr  more

Director of Nursing talks to Friends

  Tracy Luckett, Director of Nursing and Allied Health Professions Spoke to Angela Smith, Friends Executive Manager about the role of nurses at Moorfields and how they work with volunteers to pro  more

Steven Davies running London Marathon for Friends

Moorfields NHS Trust Chief Finance Officer, Steven Davies is taking on the London Marathon this year for Friends of Moorfields¬† “This is my first London marathon; in fact, it‚Äôs my first ever   more
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Eye Pathology and a Teaching Microscope

With your support we¬†have purchased a Slit Lamp/HDMI Video Microscope for the Institute of Ophthalmology to assist with training. It is a light microscope connected to a digital camera which displays  more

‘A Moorfields Day’ Photographic Exhibition

‘A Moorfields Day’ Photographic exhibition. ‚ÄėA Moorfields Day‚Äô, is a collection of photographs displayed in the canteen at Moorfields City Road capturing the everyday experiences of Mo  more

Friends Strategic Plan 2017 – 2020

Strategic Plan for 2017 – 2020. Angela Smith, Executive Manager launched the new Strategic Plan for 2017‚ÄĒ2020 at our recent AGM¬†and outlined our three key objectives: Our Mission “To he  more

Peacock Newsletter: November 2016

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: Consultant Dan Gore talks about keratoconus and other things that ca  more

Information Videos about Anaesthetics

Are you coming to Moorfields¬†for surgery or another procedure on your eye? Friends have¬†sponsored for a series of information videos about the different types of anaesthetics we use here. Introducti  more

Optos ‘California’ Widefield Camera – Thank You!

With your support we¬†have purchased¬†this amazing new¬†Widefield Camera for Moorfields Oncology and Retina depts.¬†Watch Dr Gordon Hay’s presentation¬†about the benefits of this at our recent A  more
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Visit Friends Online Shop

On-line Shop now open Click here to visit shop  more

Cornea Grafts and Keratoconus

  Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and¬†External Diseases Specialist Dan Gore Talks about keratoconus and¬†some of the other¬†things that can affect a cornea, and stresses¬†the importance of eye don  more
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Glaucoma Service Director talks to Friends

Mr Nick Strouthidis, Glaucoma Service Director at Moorfields came to the Friends office to talk to Angela Smith about glaucoma, and to thank Friends for all their support. “Glaucoma is a conditi  more

Cataract Director talks to Friends

Mr Vincenzo Maurino, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon in Cornea and Refractive Surgery and Service Director for Cataracts at Moorfields talks to Angela Smith about cataract surgery and explains the impor  more

Laser for Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy

  Consultant ophthalmic surgeon and¬†medical retina¬†specialist Philip Hykin Demonstrates the new Multispot Lasar that Friends purchased earlier this year using a very generous legacy from Marie   more

Art & Jewellery Sales raise over £60,000

  For the past 10 years Friends have been¬†holding regular¬†Art and Jewellery sales at Moorfields City Road. The team of volunteers, led by artist and former dancer Jean Higgins sell donated item  more