MREH 200 - celebrating 200 years of excellence
Manchester Royal Eye Hospital is
200 years old this year and we are celebrating this landmark
achievement throughout the year.
Later in the spring, a new
exhibition about the hospital and the changing nature of diagnosing
and treating eye conditions will open in the atrium. Kindly
sponsored by Bruntwood, the free exhibition is open to staff,
patients and the public. Art and music activities will also
be taking place in the atrium during the year.
-27th June, over 100 leading UK and international
experts will be speaking at the MREH200 bicentenary academic
conference in Manchester. Registration details and the
conference programme can be found on the MREH200 website: www.mreh200.org.uk
On 21st October - the anniversary day itself - we
will be holding an open day followed by a staff event in the
evening. During the open day there will be - tours of the hospital,
displays from a variety of departments, visits to the Ocular
Prosthetics Department where they make false eyes and a chance to
learn more about your eyes with eye tests, images of the back of
your eye and looking at layers of your eye.