Macular Society welcomes GMC decision to strike off high profile eye surgeon

20 September 2019
Source: The Macular Society

Leading eye charity the Macular Society has welcomed a decision to strike off high profile Harley Street ophthalmologist Bobby Qureshi for lying to patients about being able to restore their sight. Following a hearing by the Medical Practitioners’ Tribunal Service which ended this week, Mr Qureshi was banned by the General Medical Council (GMC) from practising as a doctor for

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Charities Unite To Tackle Leading Cause Of Blindness

9 February 2018
Source: Blind Veterans UK, Fight for Sight, the Macular Society and Scottish War Blinded

Four leading sight loss charities have announced a unique partnership to find a treatment for one of the world’s leading causes of blindness. Blind Veterans UK, Fight for Sight, the Macular Society and Scottish War Blinded are jointly launching a collaboration to transform the funding of research to address age-related macular degeneration (AMD).              

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Tickets still available for Macular Society annual conference

11 August 2017
Source: The Macular Society

There’s still time to purchase tickets for the Macular Society’s annual London Conference. The event, sponsored by Vision Aid, takes place on Saturday 16 September at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel in Prescot Street, Central London. The conference will give people with macular disease the chance to find out about the latest developments in treating their condition. They will also

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