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Peacock Newsletter: May 2017

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: ‘Ophthalmology Engage’ Programme David Probert’s f  more

David Probert talks about first year as Moorfields CEO

David Probert has been Chief Executive of Moorfields for just over a year now. “Coming to Moorfields really has been everything I hoped it would be – it has been a great place to work with  more

Open Senses Festival at Moorfields Sat 20th May 2017

A weekend festival of art exhibitions, live events and performances, sensory journeys and walks, open studios and labs, and a ground-breaking symposium. 19TH – 21ST MAY 2017 http://opensenses.sq  more

Sickle Cell Disease & How it Effects Eyes

Mahi Muqit, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitro-Retinal Specialist talks about Sickle Cell Disease “‚ÄúSickle Cell Disease is a genetic condition very prevalent in African, Caribbean and Medite  more

Thank you to Rafi Goldberg

Rafi Goldberg aged 7¬†has been Fundraises for Friends and has raised ¬£131 selling loom bands he has made himself. Tremendous thanks from Friends to Rafi, who was first diagnosed with Primary Congenit  more

Seeing Patients Smile

‘Seeing Patients Smile’ is a new information leaflet about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. Our Vision and Mission Our Volunteers Our Grants Programme Supporting Future Ophthalmol  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 ran London Marathon for Friends

A big WELL DONE to Moorfields Chief Financial Officer Steven Davies ‚Äď he completed the London Marathon in 5hrs 31mins and has raised ¬£3,100  more

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

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

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

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

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