MREH celebrates spectacular success of Bicentenary Conference

Manchester Royal Eye Hospital hosted the MREH 200 Bicentenary Conference on June 24-27 2014 at the Manchester Conference centre. There were more than 250 oral and poster presentations, including many prestigious National and International guest speakers.

More than 80 MREH alumni attended, many friendships were reignited, and in the atmosphere of a truly professional conference of outstanding quality, the overall feeling was one of great welcome and friendship.

The work of MREH and its collaborators was proudly presented, testifying to its position as one of the foremost eye hospitals of the world today.

Prizes were awarded to the best free oral presentation and for the best poster. The winners are:

  • Jonathan Yu (Winner, best poster)
  • Maria Gil Martinez (Joint winner, best oral presentation)
  • Karl Mercieca (Joint winner, best oral presentation)

The standard of papers and posters submitted was high, and the three winners are to be congratulated on their excellent research work.