Researcher Stories

Our researchers are the backbone of our work. We have been speaking to a number of them and will be sharing our discussions in this series. We have asked all of them the same four questions....

Sarah Houston is a final year PhD student working with Dr Adam Dubis and Professor John Greenwood. Her project which is jointly funded by the NIHR and the MS Society, involves studying small blood vessels at the back of the eye.

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Amanda Carr, researcher with The London Project, talks about her enthusiasm for RPE cells . Click here for the full article...

Philippa Harding, is a first year PhD student in Mariya Moosajee's lab at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology. Her PhD is looking at microphthalmia and is funded by Moorfields Eye Charity. Click here for the full article...

Omar Mahroo, Consultant Ophthalmologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UCL Wellcome Clinician Scientist and Associate Professor talks about his work in retinal studies. Click here for the full article...


We speak to Peter Thomas, Head of Digital Innovation at Moorfields NHS Foundation Trust. Click here for the article...

Jacqueline Miller, Paediatric Research Nurse, discusses her journey and research. Click here for the article...

First in the series is Tessa Dekker, head of the Child Vision Lab. Click here for the article...

This is a head shot of Tessa Dekker. She is wearing a dark purple top and is smiling at the camera. She is stood in front of a grey background.