Moorfields Education provides a broad range of short courses and observership programmes that engage people at all stages of their career education. We offer ophthalmologists, optometrists, orthoptists, vision scientists and other professionals interested in the eye care sector real-world practices, research and education that will make a difference to patients.Read more
Moorfields Education and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology (IoO) and are world leaders in vision and eye health research. Our courses collectively pull in the knowledge of hundreds of world renown experts in global vision and eye health care. Participants consistently rate our courses as outstanding and delegates value being trained and taught by world-renowned faculty, scientists, consultants and clinicians.Read more
Our courses leverage the finest minds, the latest innovative tools and proven techniques to help you become an impactful leader. As an alumnus of a Moorfields Education executive course, you will join our exclusive network of global ophthalmic professionals and emerging clinical leaders who are committed to developing the breadth of skills necessary to effectively lead in a landscape that is volatile, complex and ambiguous.
With an ageing population, it is important to be up-to-date on the latest techniques for diagnosing eye conditions and disorders. Choose one of our courses to develop your skills in analysing ocular imagery, understand more about the ageing eye, get the latest thinking on diabetes and vision, or learn more about allergies and eye diseases.
Moorfields Optometry Education is a leading provider of intensive clinical courses in optometry related practice, procedures and techniques. Delivery is through a mix of didactic lectures given by leading Moorfields’ ophthalmic consultants and specialist optometrists. There is a strong emphasis on practical, hands-on experience and peer-to-peer discussion and our courses provide a very high level of optometric education and training.
Our short courses are designed to fit easily alongside your existing commitments whatever your current role. From slit lamp training and our renowned intravitreal injection course for nurses to eye emergency courses for non-ophthalmologists, you’ll gain a fresh perspective on the skills needed to do your job to the highest standard.
Studying with Moorfields and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology gives you the best start if you're considering a career in an ophthalmic setting. Browse our programmes below to see all study options available.
Moorfields Eye Hospital welcomes healthcare professionals from around the world to observe and learn renowned treatment of eye diseases and injuries from our world-leading consultants. Visiting ophthalmologists will have the opportunity to observe Moorfields' consultants in action, examine patients with slit lamps and ophthalmoscopes, and attend surgical operations. Observers can elect to observe in one or more services for a minimum of one week and up to four weeks.
Moorfields Education is delighted to launch its Virtual Observership Programme. The COVID-19 pandemic imposed unprecedented challenges in the educational field of ophthalmology and we are pleased to be able to respond to these challenges by leveraging our expertise, to not only maintain our standard of education but also create alternative learning environments that are collaborative, inclusive and productive.
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