Abridged Curriculum Vitae

(A) Current Posts:

Consultant specialising in eyelid, lacrimal, socket and orbital disorders, Moorfields Eye Hospital, and The London Claremont Clinic. (LCC shareholding percentage: 0.93%)

President Elect, The British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University College London

Honorary Consultant, St Luke’s Healthcare for the Clergy

Hospitaller of the Order of St John.
Trustee, and Chair of the Clinical Governance Committee,
The St John Eye Hospital Group

Treasurer of the European Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ESOPRS)

Immediate past Treasurer of The British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)

Oculoplastics Chair, the UK National Face, Oral & Oculoplastic Research Centre

Chair & Founder, The St John Ophthalmic Association (SOA)

Chair and Co-founder, The Anglo-Spanish Ophthalmological Society (ASOS)

Lecturer, The European School of Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology (esaso.org)

(B) Qualifications, awards, and achievements

2021 : Knight, Order of St John (KStJ)
2019 : Elected President of the British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)
2018 : Appointed Hospitaller of the Order of St John
2017 : Elected Honorary Treasurer, European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ESOPRS)
2009 : MD, University of London
2001 : MA (Physiology, Oxford)
2000 : Iris Fund Millennial Award for Research into the Causes of Blindness
1996 : Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London
1991 : BM BCh (Oxford)
1988 : BA (Hons) Physiology (Oxford)

(C) Pre and Post Graduate Medical Training

2004 : Appointed Consultant, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.
2003 – 2004 : Fellow, Adnexal Surgery; Moorfields Eye Hospital, London
2002 – 2003 : Fellow, Adnexal Surgery; Kent County Ophthalmic & Aural Hospital.
1995 – 2002 : Honorary Research Associate; Rayne Institute, St Thomas’ Hospital.
1998 – 2002 : Specialist Registrar in Ophthalmology; South East Thames Rotation.
1994 : SHO & Research Fellow; St John Ophthalmic Hospital, Jerusalem.
1992 – 1995 : SHO posts: A & E, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology
1992 : House Surgeon; House Physician
1985 – 1991 : Medical training at Oxford University
1979 – 1984 : Winchester College

(D) Publications Download

Co-author of 109 peer-reviewed manuscripts and book chapters

(E) Membership of professional/national/regional bodies

  • General Medical Council (3546167)
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • The Orbital Society
  • British Oculoplastic Surgery Society
  • International Society of Ocular Oncology
  • European Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Treasurer)
  • European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology
    (Faculty, http://www.esaso.org/verity-david-h/ )
  • The Anglo-Spanish Ophthalmological Society (President, www.ASOS.bio)
  • Moorfields Surgeons Association
  • Worshipful Society of Apothecaries (Livery Committee)
  • Hospitaller, Order of St John
  • Ophthalmic representative for the National Facial Oral and Oculoplastic Research Study Centre (NFORC)